Financial Engineer Salary

Earnings for Financial Engineers in the United States come in at around $89K annually on average. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Male Financial Engineers far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and most earn dental coverage. For the most part, Financial Engineers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$52,752 - $120,486
(Median)
$53K
$89K
$120K
MEDIAN: $88,995
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$52,752 - $120,486  
   
Bonus
$2,035 - $23,000  
Profit Sharing
$10,000  
Total Pay (?
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$53,587 - $140,103  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 66
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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 52%

Mid-Career
up arrow 30%

National Average
$92,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
24%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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