Investment Officer Salary

Commissions constitute a big slice (just under a third on average) of overall compensation for Investment Officers, and the median take-home for this group lies near $99K. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Investment Officers who answered the questionnnaire. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$51,594 - $134,314
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MEDIAN: $90,338
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$51,594 - $134,314  
   
Bonus
$2,466 - $30,367  
Commission
$30,000  
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$57,192 - $158,518  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 59

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Job Description for Investment Officer

  • Review and analyze current and potential investment opportunities, creating risk metrics.
  • Understand and communicate regulations, laws, and other key frameworks.
  • Report on investments, losses, and returns in documents and presentations.
  • Create a strategy for investment that meets risk, returns, and communication goals.

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Pay by Experience Level for Investment Officer

Pay by Experience for an Investment Officer has a positive trend. An entry-level Investment Officer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 14 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Investment Officer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $93,000 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Investment Officer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $117,000 based on 27 salaries. An Investment Officer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $156,000 based on 11 salaries.

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Key Stats for Investment Officer

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Investment Officer Salaries

Late-Career
▲57%

Experienced
▲18%

National Average
$99,000

▼6%

▼26%

Skills That Affect Investment Officer Salaries

Due Diligence
▲102%


National Average
$99,000

Financial Analysis
▼15%

Portfolio Management
▼25%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 6%