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Financial Engineer Salary

Financial Engineers in the United States can expect to earn an average of $89K per year. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of Financial Engineers claim high levels of job satisfaction. The vast majority (81 percent) of Financial Engineers who answered the questionnaire are male. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance.

$48,877 - $120,805
(Median)
$49K
$89K
$120K
MEDIAN: $88,800
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$48,877 - $120,805  
   
Bonus
$2,073 - $22,300  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$49,671 - $140,583  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 64

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Job Description for Financial Engineer

  • Act as go¬≠between for clients and professional IT team.
  • Provide backend development for analytical processes.
  • Develop analytical systems and strategies for financial decision¬≠making.
  • Research trends in big data, fiscal services, and credit assessment procedures.

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Experience Affects Financial Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 48%

Mid-Career
up arrow 29%

National Average
$95,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 9%