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Investment Analyst Salary

The average salary for an Investment Analyst is $59,184 per year. A skill in Financial Modeling is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career. Experience strongly influences income for this job.
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$42,830 - $88,982
(Median)
$43K
$59K
$89K
MEDIAN: $59,183
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90%

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$13.58 - $32.53
(Median)
$14
$20
$33
MEDIAN: $19.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$42,830 - $88,982  
   
Bonus
$991 - $20,515  
Profit Sharing
$988 - $12,327  
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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$43,436 - $101,581  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 988
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$13.58 - $32.53  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $38.89  
National Annualized Data (?
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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$991 - $20,515  
   
Profit Sharing
$988 - $12,327  
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).
)
$43,436 - $101,581  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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Job Description for Investment Analyst

An investment analyst works within a group that reviews and potentially approves investment products. Their responsibilities may also cover making recommendations to advisors on portfolio management, asset allocation, and the full range of investment products that advisors might use in their daily work. Other responsibilities of an investment analyst include conducting research on funds and writing commentary or analysis, supporting advisors, delivering presentations on investment topics, and supporting asset management programs.

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Investment Analyst Tasks

  • Make recommendations for investments based on company and industry research.
  • Assist in developing investment strategies for companies or individuals.
  • Conduct research and analysis to evaluate the financial performance of companies or industries.

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Pay by Experience Level for Investment Analyst

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

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Experience Affects Investment Analyst Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
$63,000


Skills That Affect Investment Analyst Salaries




Market Research
up arrow 4%

Due Diligence
up arrow 3%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 2%

Portfolio Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
$63,000

Investment Planning
up arrow 1%

Data Analysis
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 238 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 8%
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