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Average Salary for Thomson Reuters Employees

Thomson Reuters is a news syndicates firm headquartered in New York City, New York that hires for Senior Software Engineer positions, Software Engineer roles, and more. Employees at Thomson Reuters make $78K annually on average. How long you've been working influences pay for Thomson Reuters workers the most, followed by your job title and where you live. This summary is derived from information collected in the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Thomson Reuters typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
above market
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Employer: Thomson Reuters
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
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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.
[-]Senior Software Engineer (23)
$70,730 - $137,516  
[-]Senior Software Engineer (23)
Salary$68,131 - $125,359  
Bonus$1,021 - $13,906  
Total Pay$70,730 - $137,516  
[+]Software Engineer (21)
$62,828 - $96,279  
[+]Software Engineer (21)
Salary$61,053 - $92,368  
Bonus$986 - $5,068  
Profit Disbursement$488.36 - $6,118  
Total Pay$62,828 - $96,279  
[+]Lead Software Engineer (9)
$70,829 - $137,049  
[+]Lead Software Engineer (9)
Salary$69,664 - $126,326  
Bonus$685 - $9,425  
Total Pay$70,829 - $137,049  
[+]Senior Financial Analyst (9)
$55,156 - $97,320  
[+]Senior Financial Analyst (9)
Salary$54,572 - $93,619  
Bonus$633 - $6,536  
Total Pay$55,156 - $97,320  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 350
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Thomson Reuters Details

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Years of Experience

Staying at the company for five to ten years brings notable financial rewards; the average income in this window is $78K per year. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make $62K. Overall, the greater share of Thomson Reuters folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn $90K annually.


Earning approximately $102K on average, Senior Software Development Engineers receive the most money, followed by Lead Software Engineers (around $96K), Senior Software Engineers (about $87K), and Senior Financial Analysts ($80K). Client Service Managers are among the lowest paid at approximately $64K.


Median pay is highest in Boston (about $92K per year), followed by New York (around $91K), Minneapolis ($72K), and Philadelphia ($71K). Ann Arbor is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $62K. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of about $101K annually) in California.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach around $145K for Senior Human Resources Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Certified ITIL Leaders with credentials; these people typically earn approximately $110K per year. Thomson Reuters provides the highest financial reward to those with a Juris Doctor (JD), Law — these employees rake in $150K annually.


Employees who count Java among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $85K. Project Management is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; roughly a seventh of Thomson Reuters' people use it regularly. Other top skills include Microsoft Excel, C#, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, Thomson Reuters gives paid vacation to two-fifths of workers and paid sick leave to a third of workers. Almost all employees take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Thomson Reuters sponsors. Perks cover health insurance for the greater part of workers and dental coverage for a solid majority of workers. Advantages of working here also include a casual working environment, life insurance, a company cell phone, and flexible hours.

Key Stats

32 %
68 %
$46,683 - $95,668
$52,302 - $96,375
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 92 votes.

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