Average Salary for Prudential Financial Inc. Employees

Prudential Financial Inc. is a life insurance firm headquartered in Newark, N.J. that hires for Investment Analyst positions, Accounting Manager roles, and more. Compensation for Prudential Financial Inc. employees is around $84K per year on average. Though where you live and your job title do impact pay, your experience level is the primary influence on employee salary at Prudential Financial Inc. This overview 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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Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make around $80K annually on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Prudential Financial Inc. employees (32 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $62K per year on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $107K annually) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; the company's headquarter city of Newark, N.J. ($84K), San Francisco, Calif. (about $80K), and Shelton, Conn. ($78K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Plymouth, Minn. — at about $62K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. Prudential Financial Inc. workers in New York earn the most — around $108K per year on average.


Accounting Managers earn the highest median pay at $98K annually, followed by Senior Actuarial Associates ($85K), Relationship Managers (approximately $68K), and Investment Analysts ($66K). With salaries averaging $58K, Contract Administrators are among the lowest paid at Prudential Financial Inc.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach around $119K per year for Project Management Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. Becoming an Associate of Society of Actuaries Member can certainly pay off here; those folks make approximately $107K on average. Prudential Financial Inc. compensates Master of Computer Science (MCS)-holders the most at $118K annually.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be General Ledger Accounting; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $96K per year. Microsoft Excel is a popular skill in the Prudential Financial Inc. workforce; just under a fifth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Three more common skills are Financial Analysis, Project Management, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

Quite a few retirement plans are on offer at Prudential Financial Inc., including a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Health insurance is part of the package for most workers, and for a large number of survey participants, dental coverage is too. Some other perks are tuition reimbursement, life insurance, a stock purchase plan, and gym membership.

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$44,385 - $85,242
$45,807 - $105,276

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Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.
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