Senior Software Engineers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $89K annually on average; Software Engineers are next on the list, bringing in close to $68K, followed by Systems Analysts earning around $65K and Relationship Managers making about $59K. Financial Representatives make an average $44K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of approximately $74K per year. The largest slice of the Fidelity Investments workforce (31 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $61K annually.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $80K per year) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Boston, Mass.; Raleigh, N.C. (around $79K), Durham, N.C. ($78K), and Merrimack, N.H. (approximately $68K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $51K) is Salt Lake City, Utah. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Massachusetts, where the average salary is $82K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach approximately $103K per year for Project Management Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. Certified ScrumMasters also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of around $90K annually. Employees who have an Executive Masters of Business Administration (Exec MBA), Marketing make the most here, hauling in $110K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Project Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of about $87K annually. Microsoft Excel is regularly seen around here; approximately one in eight of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Some other standard skills here are Microsoft Office, Java, and Data Analysis.
Benefits and Perks
The benefits packages at Fidelity Investments can sometimes lack paid time off; one in three workers get paid vacation days, and 23 percent receive paid sick leave. A large number of survey participants allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. A large number of respondents report having health insurance, and a large number of employees report having dental coverage. Fidelity Investments folks also make good use of tuition reimbursement, life insurance, gym membership, and a casual working environment.