Average Salary for Prudential Financial Inc. Employees

Operating out of Newark, N.J., life insurance company Prudential Financial Inc. employs talent in positions ranging from Investment Analyst to Systems Analyst. Prudential Financial Inc. employees bring home $73K annually on average. The most important factor affecting pay for Prudential Financial Inc. employees is what you do at the company, though how long you've been working and geography play a role as well. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Newark, New Jersey 07102


Life Insurance

Prudential Financial

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Earning approximately $79K per year on average, Marketing Project Managers receive the most money, followed by Systems Analysts ($75K), Investment Analysts (around $73K), and Account Managers ($67K). Among the lower-paid positions at Prudential Financial Inc. are Financial Professional Associates — the median salary for this role approaches $35K.

Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of about $74K annually. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $60K per year. The largest fraction of Prudential Financial Inc. people (40 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn $84K annually on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $92K per year) can be spotted in Dallas, Texas; the company's headquarter city of Newark, N.J. (about $83K), San Francisco, Calif. ($77K), and Hartford, Conn. (approximately $74K) are the next top-paying cities. New York, N.Y. ranks low on the pay scale — at $63K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Prudential Financial Inc. workers in New Jersey earn the most — approximately $80K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to about $135K per year for Project Management Professionals, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Chartered Financial Analysts with credentials; these people earn around $104K annually on average. Regarding salaries and education, Prudential Financial Inc. pays those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) the most — $98K.


In this position, it pays to have Risk Management / Risk Control in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $107K per year. Financial Analysis is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; close to a fifth of Prudential Financial Inc.'s people use it regularly. Project Management, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

Employees looking to save up for old age can choose from several options including a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Most respondents receive health insurance, and most employees get dental coverage. Privileges also include tuition reimbursement, life insurance, a stock purchase plan, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for Prudential Financial Inc.


53 %
48 %
$47,500 - $91,563
$41,999 - $108,002
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 20 votes.

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