Average Salary for Credit Suisse Employees

The typical salary at Credit Suisse is $86K per year. Your role at the company influences pay for Credit Suisse workers the most, followed by your experience level and where you live. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Employer: Credit Suisse
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Senior Business Analyst (4)
$76,557 - $161,814  
[-]Senior Business Analyst (4)
Salary$73,391 - $132,113  
Bonus$2,904 - $16,159  
Total Pay$76,557 - $161,814  
[+]Operations Analyst (4)
$34,089 - $69,897  
[+]Operations Analyst (4)
Salary$34,996 - $66,203  
Bonus$652 - $7,513  
Total Pay$34,089 - $69,897  
[+]Financial Analyst (4)
$52,931 - $107,295  
[+]Financial Analyst (4)
Salary$47,634 - $87,716  
Bonus$2,659 - $30,227  
Total Pay$52,931 - $107,295  
[+]Vice President (VP), Information Technology (IT) (3)
$107,441 - $208,161  
[+]Vice President (VP), Information Technology (IT) (3)
Salary$102,361 - $179,383  
Bonus$7,142 - $44,567  
Total Pay$107,441 - $208,161  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 6 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 111
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About This Company

Zürich 00000


Investment banking, Finance, Financial Services


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The highest paychecks go to IT Business Analysts, who earn about $135K, closely trailed by Senior Business Analysts ($107K), Operations Project Managers (approximately $68K), and Financial Analysts ($67K). On the lower end are Operations Analysts at around $43K.

Years of Experience

Average pay is typically $73K for those with five to nine years of experience. The greater proportion of employees (32 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home $63K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($124K per year) can be spotted in Chicago; New York ($92K), Miami (about $81K), and Durham (around $73K) are the next top-paying cities. Raleigh is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging approximately $57K. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of $124K annually) in Illinois.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to approximately $125K for FINRA Series 7 General Securities Representatives, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Becoming a Project Management Professional can certainly pay off here; those folks make $103K. Credit Suisse compensates B.A. in Computer Science (CS)-holders the most at about $110K per year.


Employees who count Business Analysis among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $99K. One of the more prevalent skills at Credit Suisse is Microsoft Excel, with slightly less than a fifth considering it a key competency. Project Management, Data Analysis, and Microsoft Office are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

37 percent have paid vacation, and only about 30 percent can take paid time off for illness. Almost all employees set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). A strong majority of workers receive health insurance, and a fair portion of workers get dental coverage. Privileges also include life insurance, supplemental paternity leave, tuition reimbursement, and optional telecommute / work from home.

Key Stats for Credit Suisse


36 %
64 %
$56,171 - $102,811
$43,929 - $105,331
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 26 votes.

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