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Trader, Fixed Income Salary

A Trader, Fixed Income earns an average salary of $73,086 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.
$44,793 - $118,097
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $73,085
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$44,793 - $118,097  
   
Bonus
$2,878 - $58,175  
Profit Sharing
$2,017 - $6,104  
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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$49,589 - $149,517  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 84
United States (change)

Job Description for Trader, Fixed Income

  • Monitor market news and conditions to support advisors and their clients.
  • Seek business opportunities with potential fixed income clients.
  • Stay current with security industry rules and regulations, policies and procedures regarding the securities industry.
  • Buy and sell (trade) securities on behalf of clients on fixed incomes.
  • Understand various securities instruments including derivatives, hedge funds and shorting.

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Experience Affects Trader, Fixed Income Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 15%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
$87,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 8%