Vice President (VP), Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) Salary

Men represent the vast majority of VPs of Mergers & Acquisitions in the United States. People in this role can earn an average of $164K per year nationwide. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Most people is this field find their work highly enjoyable. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$96,958 - $251,525
MEDIAN: $163,986

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$96,958 - $251,525  
$15,029 - $96,958  
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$113,654 - $304,572  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 66
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Job Description for Vice President (VP), Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)

  • Coordinate with legal, tax, and other departments for smooth transitions with target companies.
  • Analyze data and model results to recommend courses of action to other senior managers.
  • Create and oversee implementation of financial models and valuation scenarios.
  • Oversee and supervise staff in training, and remain up to date on policies.

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VPs of Mergers & Acquisitions note just a narrow range of job skills. Mergers and Acquisitions and Financial Analysis are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Skills that pay less than market rate include Financial Analysis.

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Experience Affects Vice President (VP), Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) Salaries

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Skills That Affect Vice President (VP), Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) Salaries

Mergers and Acquisitions
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Financial Analysis
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.


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95 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
medical benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 8%