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Trading Assistant Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Trading Assistant is $51,994 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
Trading Assistant Salary (?
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$36,510 - $89,266
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MEDIAN: $51,994
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National Salary Data

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$36,510 - $89,266  
   
Bonus
$475.00 - $29,661  
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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$39,257 - $115,484  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 68
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Job Description for Trading Assistant

  • Reconcile trades; check the accuracy of trades, including commissions, and resolve any discrepancies.
  • Assist head trader in administrative and support functions.
  • Perform pre-trade analysis in order to identify and appraise securities a trader or client might want to buy or sell.
  • May act as a backup trader and perform primary trading responsibilities, as needed.

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$60,000
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Trading Assistant Advice

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Trading Assistant in Springdale:
"Know The Performance And Pay Scale Evaluation Processes."
This is a busy position and you must be prepared to wear many hats and frequently switch them mid-stream. The clients are generally very nice people, but you will find that the clients with the fewest assets typically require the most service. Clients frequently "walk-in" without having made an appointment ahead of time. If you are licensed, as I am, you can typically help them with all of their needs. Keep copious notes in Outlook and it will help others on the team to know what is going on with a particular client.
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Experience Affects Trading Assistant Salaries

Experienced
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$60,000
Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
44%
female alumni
 
Male
56%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 6%