Average Salary for Prudential Employees

Operating out of Newark, N.J., life insurance company Prudential employs talent in positions ranging from Manager, Financial Planning & Analysis to Financial Professional Associate. The median salary at Prudential is $77K annually. Your role at the company influences pay for Prudential workers the most, followed by geography and how long you've been working. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Newark, New Jersey 07102


Life Insurance

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The highest paychecks go to Actuaries, who earn an average $115K per year, closely trailed by Manager, Financial Planning & Analysiss ($99K), Marketing Managers (about $87K), and Financial Analysts ($65K). Financial Professional Associates make an average around $29K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $120K annually) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; Shelton, Conn. ($110K), Hartford, Conn. ($93K), and the company's headquarter city of Newark, N.J. (about $85K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $39K) is Chicago, Ill. Across its U.S. offices, the state of New York pays Prudential the most — approximately $120K per year on average.

Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of around $77K annually. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make about $56K per year on average. The largest fraction of Prudential people (34 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn $105K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Associate of Society of Actuaries Members earn $111K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Earning a Chartered Financial Analyst certification garners significant financial rewards of approximately $109K annually on average. Prudential provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA), General Business — these employees rake in around $140K 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 $108K annually. Microsoft Excel is regularly seen around here; one in five of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Key skills also include Data Analysis, Customer Service, and Financial Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

Workers who save for retirement get lots of help because the company offers a number of savings programs including a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Perks cover health insurance for a large number of survey participants and dental coverage for a large number of respondents. Some other perks are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a stock purchase plan, and flexible hours.

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