Entry-Level Investment Associate Salary

For Entry-Level Investment Associates, the fattest paychecks can be found on the East Coast; the three highest-paying cities in this area are New York, Washington, and Philadelphia. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $42K and $10K, respectively — total cash payment to Entry-Level Investment Associates can bottom out near $40K or peak near $123K depending on individual performance. Geographic location and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. For the most part, Entry-Level Investment Associates enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Entry-Level Investment Associates who answered the questionnnaire.

$39,781 - $97,869
$40K
$59K
$98K
MEDIAN: $58,809
10%
50%
90%

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$15.80 - $17.66
$17
MEDIAN: $16.72
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$39,781 - $97,869  
   
Bonus
$1,008 - $41,938  
Profit Sharing
$257.60 - $10,033  
Commission
$4,000  
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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$39,612 - $123,119  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 250
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.72  
   
Overtime
$0.07 - $35.76  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,008 - $41,938  
   
Commission
$4,000  
Profit Sharing
$257.60 - $10,033  
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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$39,612 - $123,119  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Cambridge Associates, LLC offers the largest salaries in town — $61K on average.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $61,355

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For Entry-Level Investment Associates, location is an influential factor in determining pay. American cities to the east — New York, Washington, and Philadelphia — all offer salaries upward of the national average; in fact, these names represent the highest-paid cities for Entry-Level Investment Associates in the country. The lowest-paying market is Salt Lake City, which sits 30 percent below the national average, proving that location is a significant contributor to overall pay. Below-median salaries also turn up in Dallas and Portland (22 percent lower and 15 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Investment Associate

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Investment Associate Salaries




Due Diligence
▲2%


National Average
$61,000


Client Interaction
▼13%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 11%
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