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If I move into a financial analyst position after two years of audit experience (and 1 promotion) will i likely start at the bottom of the totem pole? Trying to get an idea of what my salary would be. I feel this role is kinda critical for my 20 -30 year plan so I’m willing to start at an A1 position again. any insight here would be great. Thanks

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The bottom of the totem pole for analyst probably starts at A2 or Sr from Audit. Don’t overthink it, just make sure Comp is there and go

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The Analyst title is bottom of the totem pole at some orgs, but can be a lifelong career for others. Depends on the group and the company. Most likely you’re looking at a bottom of the totem pole role.

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