Quantitative Analyst, Risk Salary

Risk Quantitative Analysts in the United States take home approximately $81K per year on average. Most Risk Quantitative Analysts survey respondents are men (74 percent). Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$56,407 - $118,676

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$56,407 - $118,676  
   
Bonus
$3,000 - $19,270  
Profit Sharing
$972 - $3,052  
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$59,395 - $128,716  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 108
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Job Description for Quantitative Analyst, Risk

Quantitative risk analyst are responsible for understanding risk system concepts, software framework, and data requirements within the requirements of their organization and projects. They utilize the knowledge to perform various analyses to support model validations. Their main responsibilities include analyzing large data sets and time series using proprietary enterprise data analytics systems, as well as applying machine learning algorithms and modifying their settings according to project requirements.

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Quantitative Analyst, Risk Tasks

  • Perform risk analytics, loan pricing, and default risk modeling,
  • Design tests and experiments to collect data and test new models and programs
  • Assist in the construction and execution of portfolio management.
  • Research and analyze market statistics to develop, test, validate, execute, and maintain analytical software programs and quantitative models.
  • Query, consolidate, and present data to senior management.

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Popular Skills for Quantitative Analyst, Risk


Survey results show that Risk Quantitative Analysts typically report just a few professional skills. Most notably, facility with SAS, SQL, and Risk Management / Risk Control are correlated to pay that is above average, leading to increases ranging from 9 percent to 17 percent. Most people who know Risk Management / Risk Control also know SQL.

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Experience Affects Quantitative Analyst, Risk Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 37%

National Average
$86,000


Skills That Affect Quantitative Analyst, Risk Salaries

SAS
up arrow 17%

SQL
up arrow 12%

Risk Management / Risk Control
up arrow 9%

National Average
$86,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 14%
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