Earning approximately $133K annually on average, VPs of Finance receive the most money, followed by Senior Business Analysts ($105K), IT Business Analysts ($92K), and Software Developers (around $85K). Financial Analysts make an average about $64K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $79K per year. Overall, the greater share of Credit Suisse folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average around $64K annually.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($100K per year) can be spotted in Miami, Fla.; New York, N.Y. (about $90K), Cary, N.C. ($89K), and Durham, N.C. ($75K) are the next top-paying cities. Raleigh, N.C. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging approximately $59K. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Florida pays Credit Suisse the most — around $100K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $125K per year for FINRA Series 7 General Securities Representatives; non-accredited workers make much less. Uniform Securities Agent State Law Holders with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at $122K annually. The best paid folks at Credit Suisse have a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance, earning approximately $122K per year.
When it comes to skills, C# seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $92K annually. Microsoft Excel is a popular skill among Credit Suisse workers, with roughly one in four of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Some other standard skills here are Project Management, Business Analysis, and Microsoft Office.
Benefits and Perks
The benefits packages at Credit Suisse can sometimes lack paid time off; a third of workers get paid vacation days, and one in four employees receive paid sick leave. A large number of survey participants contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Health insurance is part of the package for a large number of workers, and for a solid majority of employees, dental coverage is too. Credit Suisse employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, supplemental paternity leave, tuition reimbursement, and optional telecommute / work from home.