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. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
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$49,671 - $140,583
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 64
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.