Senior Manager, Mergers & Acquisitions Salary
Senior Managers of Mergers & Acquisitions in the United States can expect to earn an average of $121K per year. Career duration and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. More than half of Senior Managers of Mergers & Acquisitions (63 percent) survey respondents are men. Though the majority of Senior Managers of Mergers & Acquisitions do not report high levels of job satisfaction, most are moderately content with their role. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a fair number earn dental coverage. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.
|Salary||$73,891 - $169,448|
|Bonus||$2,500 - $55,000|
|Total Pay (||$79,421 - $210,378|
Job Description for Senior Manager, Mergers & Acquisitions
A senior manager of mergers and acquisitions is an extremely high-level position. This person needs to be well-versed in business. Your sole job is to evaluate other companies for the possibility of buying them or merging with them. You will be evaluating whether these kinds of deals would benefit your company. You are required to do complex analysis of the possible companies and to formulate a plan that you present to the board of your company. In addition, you are expected to conduct negotiations with potential companies, in conjunction with other senior managers.Read More...
You need to have a bachelor’s degree in finance or a related field to be considered for this position. A master’s in business (MBA) is also often required. Another requirement is experience working in the field of finance and business, preferably experience as part of a mergers and acquisitions team. You should also be someone who shows a strong attention to detail and someone who works well with other people, as everything you do will require you to work on a team. Your hours will be standard business hours, but you will be required to travel. All possible target companies need to be thoroughly evaluated, and that requires you to travel to where they are.
Senior Manager, Mergers & Acquisitions Tasks
- Advise clients on tax consequences of proposed and actual business decisions including bankruptcy.
- Verify, submit, and provide advice on state and federal tax documents for acquisitions, mergers, debts, and restructurings.
- Manage large case tax audits, and prepare and submit materials.
- Identify and suggest strategies to mitigate risk and take opportunities during decision-making and relationship-building.
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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Manager, Mergers & Acquisitions
Pay by Experience for a Senior Manager, Mergers & Acquisitions has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Manager, Mergers & Acquisitions with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 20 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Manager, Mergers & Acquisitions with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $125,000 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Senior Manager, Mergers & Acquisitions which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $156,000 based on 32 salaries. A Senior Manager, Mergers & Acquisitions with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $150,000 based on 7 salaries.
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