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Average Salary for Prudential Employees

Operating out of Newark, New Jersey, life insurance company Prudential employs talent in positions ranging from Financial Analyst to Financial Services Wholesaler. Employees at Prudential make $66K annually on average. At Prudential, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is how long you've been working — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your city and what you do at the company each factor into the equation as well. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Prudential typically pays:
above market
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Employer: Prudential
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.
[-]Administrative Assistant (6)
$19,256 - $39,950  
[-]Administrative Assistant (6)
Salary$22,915 - $44,953  
Total Pay$19,256 - $39,950  
[+]Financial Professional Associate (4)
$20,293 - $57,809  
[+]Financial Professional Associate (4)
Salary$26,256 - $62,203  
Total Pay$20,293 - $57,809  
[+]Accounting Associate (3)
$27,835 - $59,253  
[+]Accounting Associate (3)
Salary$29,550 - $57,179  
Total Pay$27,835 - $59,253  
[+]Customer Service Representative (CSR) (3)
$25,734 - $52,530  
[+]Customer Service Representative (CSR) (3)
Bonus$141.52 - $5,331  
Total Pay$25,734 - $52,530  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 161
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Prudential Details

Newark, New Jersey 07102


Life Insurance

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Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach about $53K. Staying at the company for five to ten years brings notable financial rewards; the average income in this window is $62K per year. For the most part, a representative employee at Prudential has been working for 10-19 years and makes around $80K annually.


Median pay is highest in Hartford ($97K per year), followed by Philadelphia ($84K), the company's headquarter city of Newark (approximately $80K), and New York ($73K). At around $40K, Plymouth is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Connecticut; salaries there average to $95K annually.


Financial Services Wholesalers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $85K — though Business Analysts, Rehabilitation Specialists, and Financial Analysts also do fairly well at about $66K, approximately $62K, and $60K, respectively. Accounting Associates make $39K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.

Certifications and Degrees

Chartered Financial Consultants earn approximately $116K, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. FINRA Series 7 General Securities Representatives with credentials can live quite comfortably; salaries come in at $85K per year. Prudential provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Science (MS), Physics — these employees rake in around $118K annually.


Skill-wise, employees who report Project Management as part of the toolkit report the most money, earning about $78K on average. Folks here also tend to know Microsoft Excel; on the survey, a little less than a fifth of workers named it in their skills portfolios. A typical employee's toolkit also contains Customer Service, Microsoft Office, and Data Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

Employees can save for retirement by joining one of several savings plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. The greater part of workers report having health insurance, and most workers report having dental coverage. Employees can also look forward to life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a stock purchase plan, and flexible hours.

Key Stats

45 %
55 %
$30,521 - $90,196
$40,134 - $90,000
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

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