Average Investment Banker Salary in United Kingdom

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The average salary for an Investment Banker in United Kingdom is £54,911.
MEDIAN £54,911
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£29k - £129k
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£49 - £20k
Total Pay
£30k - £157k

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Job Description for Investment Banker

Investment Banker Tasks
  • Assist companies, organizations, governments and their agencies in raising public or private money through debt and/or equity.
  • Construct fully integrated, detailed financial models to support Merger and Acquisitions (M&A) transactions and Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) communications.
  • Perform valuation analyses using various methodologies such as trading and transaction comparisons (comps), discounted cash flow and leveraged buyout (LBOs).
  • Conduct industry and company research to engage clients and develop new business.
  • Participate and manage all stages of the transaction process from opening pitch to closing investment contract(s).

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Popular Skills for Investment Banker

Skills in Investment Management, Financial Analysis, Financial Modeling and Banking are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Investment Banker

An entry-level Investment Banker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £46,976 based on 11 salaries. An early career Investment Banker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £49,563 based on 38 salaries. A mid-career Investment Banker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £63,346 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Investment Banker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £87,500 based on 15 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £130,000.

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