Avg. Base Salary (CAD)
The average salary for a Trader, Commodities is C$73,698
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Trader, Commodities?
An early career Trader, Commodities with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$55,000 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Trader, Commodities with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$76,302 based on 11 salaries. An experienced …Read more
What Do Trader, Commodities Do?
Commodities traders facilitate transactions related to commodities such as securities, stocks and bonds, currency, agricultural output, and others. These traders work with clients to evaluate the market, analyze its movements and tendencies, and use this information to develop sound financial advice for clients. Once this information has been shared with clients and these clients decide to make a transaction, the commodity trader does the necessary buying and/or selling.
Commodity traders may …Read more
- Derive optimal transaction prices for clients and execute accordingly.
- Create, maintain, and expand relationships with suppliers and clients.
- Research and monitor target companies and investment channels while applying the appropriate strategies for futures, commodities, and trading.
- Evaluate market movements and communicate their importance with clients and coworkers.