Entry-Level Quantitative Analyst Salary

Pay for Entry-Level Quantitative Analysts sits in the ballpark of $80K per year. Total cash compensation to Entry-Level Quantitative Analysts approaches anywhere from $52K on the lower end to $131K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $30K from bonuses and upwards of $20K from profit sharing. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Quantitative Analysts is high. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Entry-Level Quantitative Analysts who answered the questionnnaire. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$51,299 - $118,434
MEDIAN: $80,450

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$51,299 - $118,434  
$1,924 - $30,270  
Profit Sharing
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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).
$51,536 - $131,401  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 316
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Pay Difference by Location

For Entry-Level Quantitative Analysts, busy San Francisco offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 38 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Quantitative Analysts will also find cushy salaries in New York (+30 percent) and Chicago (+2 percent). Cincinnati is the lowest-paying area, 6 percent south of the national average.

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Skills That Affect Salaries

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.


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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 8%