The average Financial Engineer in the United States can expect to rake in roughly $87K annually. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. There are far more male Financial Engineers survey respondents than women, making up 81 percent. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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).
$49,779 - $140,338
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 65
Job Description for Financial Engineer
Act as gobetween for clients and professional IT team.
Provide backend development for analytical processes.
Develop analytical systems and strategies for financial decisionmaking.
Research trends in big data, fiscal services, and credit assessment procedures.