Get a Salary Report for

- Compare Your Salary
- Evaluate a Job Offer

- Price a New Hire
- Give a Raise

- Benchmark Jobs
- Create a Comp Plan

Average Salary for Fidelity Investments Employees

Operating out of Boston, Massachusetts, investment banking company Fidelity Investments employs talent in positions ranging from Financial Representative to Senior Software Engineer. The typical salary at Fidelity Investments is $82K per year. At Fidelity Investments, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your experience level — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your job title and your city each factor into the equation as well. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

How This Employer Pays

Fidelity Investments typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
below market
Employer: Fidelity Investments
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.
[-]Financial Representative (29)
$33,720 - $53,292  
[-]Financial Representative (29)
Salary$34,297 - $46,703  
Bonus$1.30 - $5,817  
Profit Disbursement$804 - $7,792  
Total Pay$33,720 - $53,292  
[+]Relationship Manager (11)
$50,684 - $123,291  
[+]Relationship Manager (11)
Salary$43,993 - $103,564  
Bonus$3,227 - $41,352  
Profit Disbursement$969 - $11,189  
Total Pay$50,684 - $123,291  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (11)
$79,675 - $118,458  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (11)
Salary$72,759 - $103,564  
Bonus$1,944 - $21,836  
Profit Disbursement$1,489 - $16,888  
Total Pay$79,675 - $118,458  
[+]Financial Advisor (8)
$35,860 - $156,487  
[+]Financial Advisor (8)
Salary$30,857 - $108,515  
Bonus$2,076 - $31,634  
Commission$13,814 - $184,037  
Profit Disbursement$1,202 - $13,188  
Total Pay$35,860 - $156,487  
 Precise Range (?
XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
)     Estimated Range (?
XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 379
United States (change)

Fidelity Investments Details

Boston, Massachusetts


Investment banking, Financial Services


Suggest changes »

Freebase CC-BY Source: Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Years of Experience

For employees with five to ten years at the company, wages tend to be at the about $75K mark. For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach $60K. Broadly speaking, the largest slice of the Fidelity Investments workforce (31 percent) has a tenure of 10-19 years and earns $89K annually.


Bringing in the most money are IT Senior Project Managers — their earnings average $95K. Senior Software Engineers are a close second at approximately $82K along with Systems Analysts (around $66K) and Client Service Managers ($63K). Financial Representatives make $39K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($85K per year) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Boston; Smithfield (about $80K), Durham (approximately $80K), and Raleigh (around $78K) are the next top-paying cities. Westlake ranks low on the pay scale — at $60K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Fidelity Investments workers in Rhode Island earn the most — about $87K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $101K. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Sun Certified Java Programmer s with credentials; these people typically earn $86K per year. Fidelity Investments compensates B.A. in Psychology-holders the most at approximately $131K annually.


The highest paying skill to have in this role seems to be Project Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of around $102K. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Microsoft Office; nearly one in ten deem it necessary for work. Three more common skills are Customer Service, Financial Analysis, and Java.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is hard to come by at Fidelity Investments; the company rewards only two in five workers with paid vacation time and only 31 percent with sick leave. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Fidelity Investments provides an optional 401(k) plan, and almost all employees participate. Health insurance is part of the package for nearly all workers, and for a solid majority of workers, dental coverage is too. Some other advantages of working at Fidelity Investments are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, gym membership, and a subsidized cell phone.

Key Stats

32 %
68 %
$39,623 - $86,919
$42,693 - $96,434
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 100 votes.

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Salary and career advice to put you a step ahead.
newsletter icon

Thanks! We'll send you a welcome newsletter as soon as we can.

In the meantime, check out our research center.

Looks like your email already exists in our database.
Please log in here.

You are already logged in.


Get Career Tips & Advice

Want to Get More Specific? Get a Salary Report Customized for YOU

Tell us about your current job and your skillset, and we'll let you know how much your employers are paying in your area.