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Average Salary for State Street Corporation Employees

State Street Corporation is a state commercial banks firm headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts that hires for Fund Accountant positions, Business Analyst roles, and more. The median income for State Street Corporation employees is $67K annually. The most important factor affecting pay for State Street Corporation employees is how long you've been working, though your role at the company and where you live play a role as well. This synopsis is derived from the responses of individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

State Street Corporation typically pays:
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Employer: State Street Corporation
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Fund Accountant (14)
$30,770 - $56,957  
[-]Fund Accountant (14)
Salary$32,944 - $55,432  
Bonus$0.33 - $2,909  
Total Pay$30,770 - $56,957  
[+]Business Analyst (Unspecified Type) (9)
$48,973 - $105,246  
[+]Business Analyst (Unspecified Type) (9)
Salary$48,176 - $91,887  
Bonus$1,947 - $14,093  
Total Pay$48,973 - $105,246  
[+]Vice President (VP), Operations (6)
$75,427 - $206,294  
[+]Vice President (VP), Operations (6)
Salary$68,487 - $166,114  
Bonus$3,913 - $48,724  
Total Pay$75,427 - $206,294  
[+]Financial Analyst (5)
$39,048 - $74,407  
[+]Financial Analyst (5)
Salary$38,497 - $67,078  
Bonus$776 - $8,429  
Total Pay$39,048 - $74,407  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 147
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State Street Corporation Details


Boston, Massachusetts 02110

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State Commercial Banks, Financial Services

Also Known As:

State Street, State Street Corp
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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make $48K. On the whole, the greater proportion of employees (33 percent) have a tenure of five to nine years and bring home approximately $62K per year.


The highest paychecks go to VPs of Operations, who earn $113K, closely trailed by IT Business Analysts (around $90K), Fund Accounting Managers ($67K), and Business Analysts (about $66K). Earning only around $43K, Fund Accountants make less than most people in the company.


Median pay is highest in Irvine ($111K annually), followed by New York (about $98K), the company's headquarter city of Boston ($68K), and Quincy ($58K). At approximately $41K, Sacramento is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of $98K per year) in New York.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Public Accountant s earn $115K, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Acquiring certification to be a FINRA Series 7 General Securities Representative is rewarded at about $74K annually. At State Street Corporation, employees who hold a Master of Computer Science (MCS), Computer Science (CS) receive the highest salaries at $160K.


Employees who count Project Management among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $89K. It's pretty common to find people here who know Microsoft Excel; just under one in three consider it a key competency. A typical employee's toolkit also contains Financial Analysis, Business Analysis, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, State Street Corporation gives paid vacation to 35 percent and paid sick leave to a quarter of workers. A solid majority of workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that State Street Corporation sponsors. Almost all employees have health insurance, and benefits for the greater part of workers also include dental insurance. Other privileges include life insurance, flexible hours, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

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38 %

female alumni


62 %

male alumni
$44,138 - $80,943
$33,217 - $99,048

Years of Experience

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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5
based on 54 votes.

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