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Average Salary for Credit Suisse Employees

Credit Suisse employees bring home $87K per year on average. What you do at the company is the biggest factor affecting pay for Credit Suisse workers, followed by your experience level and your city. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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About This Company

Zürich 00000


Investment banking, Finance, Financial Services


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VPs of Finance earn the highest median pay at about $133K annually, followed by Senior Business Analysts (approximately $105K), IT Business Analysts (around $92K), and Software Developers ($85K). Financial Analysts at Credit Suisse do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($64K on average) at the company.

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $79K per year. The greater proportion of employees (33 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $64K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $100K per year) can be spotted in Miami, Fla.; New York, N.Y. (about $90K), Cary, N.C. ($89K), and Durham, N.C. (approximately $75K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Raleigh, N.C. at $59K. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Florida, where the average Credit Suisse employee makes $100K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than FINRA Series 7 General Securities Representatives, who make $125K per year. Uniform Securities Agent State Law Holders with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at around $122K annually. Employees who have a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance make the most here, hauling in approximately $122K per year.


When it comes to skills, employees who report C# among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of about $92K annually. A common skill in Credit Suisse's work force is Microsoft Excel; approximately one-fourth of survey participants report using it on the job. Project Management, Business Analysis, and Microsoft Office are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

Credit Suisse lets only a third of survey participants take paid vacation and only a quarter of workers take sick leave. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Credit Suisse provides an optional 401(k) plan, and most workers participate. A large number of respondents receive health insurance, and a solid majority of survey participants get dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are life insurance, supplemental paternity leave, tuition reimbursement, and optional telecommute / work from home.

Key Stats for Credit Suisse


36 %
64 %
$45,302 - $98,592
$45,615 - $115,919
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
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