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Average Salary for Fidelity Investments Employees

Based in Boston, Mass.,investment banking player Fidelity Investments offers many employment opportunities, including Financial Representative and Senior Software Engineer positions. Fidelity Investments employees bring home $78K annually on average. The most important factor affecting pay for Fidelity Investments employees is how long you've been working, though your role at the company and where you live play a role as well. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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How This Employer Pays

Fidelity Investments typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
at market
Employer: Fidelity Investments
Average Salary Range by Job
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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)
$37,326 - $53,451  
[-]Financial Representative (29)
Salary$35,233 - $51,527  
Bonus$981 - $5,918  
Profit Disbursement$773 - $7,719  
Total Pay$37,326 - $53,451  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (12)
$80,273 - $117,446  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (12)
Salary$73,054 - $102,765  
Bonus$7,047 - $15,205  
Profit Disbursement$1,482 - $17,030  
Total Pay$80,273 - $117,446  
[+]Relationship Manager (12)
$51,064 - $122,339  
[+]Relationship Manager (12)
Salary$44,324 - $102,765  
Bonus$5,034 - $26,819  
Profit Disbursement$1,160 - $12,917  
Total Pay$51,064 - $122,339  
[+]Software Engineer (7)
$48,928 - $109,020  
[+]Software Engineer (7)
Salary$50,601 - $100,545  
Bonus$1,022 - $14,621  
Profit Disbursement$581 - $9,076  
Total Pay$48,928 - $109,020  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 405

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Boston, Massachusetts 


Investment banking, Financial Services


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Years of Experience

Average pay is around $72K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $59K annually on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (32 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $88K per year on average.


Earning approximately $102K annually on average, IT Senior Project Managers receive the most money, followed by Senior Software Engineers (about $80K), Software Engineers ($71K), and Systems Analysts (approximately $70K). On the lower end are Financial Representatives at about $39K on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $87K per year) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Boston, Mass.; Durham, N.C. ($80K), Smithfield, R.I. ($79K), and Raleigh, N.C. ($70K) are the next top-paying cities. At $61K, Westlake, Texas is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, Rhode Island offers the highest pay at about $88K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals earn $104K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Earning a Sun Certified Java Programmer certification garners significant financial rewards of $85K annually on average. The best paid folks at Fidelity Investments have a B.A. in Psychology, earning around $106K per year.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Project Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of approximately $101K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is SQL; less than ten percent deem it necessary for work. Many workers are also familiar with Financial Analysis, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Excel.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, Fidelity Investments gives paid vacation to two in five employees and paid sick leave to 30 percent. Nearly all workers report contributing to a 401(k). For almost all workers, benefits include health insurance, and most survey participants get dental coverage, too. A few more workplace perks are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, gym membership, and a company cell phone.

Key Stats for Fidelity Investments


32 %
68 %
$40,483 - $86,324
$41,914 - $93,715
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 95 votes.
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