Average Salary for Discover Financial Services LLC Employees

Discover Financial Services LLC pays its employees $61K per year on average. Your experience level plays the largest role in compensation at Discover Financial Services LLC, but your city and your role at the company affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Discover Financial Services LLC Median Salary by Job


Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
14 profiles

Customer Service Team Leader
12 profiles

Project Manager, Marketing
5 profiles

United States (change)

Senior Associate - Investment Banking
4 profiles

Marketing Associate
4 profiles

Data Analyst
4 profiles

Software Developer
3 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 181
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About This Company


Financial Services

Discover Financial Services

Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to approximately $75K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (36 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $65K per year on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $89K annually) can be spotted in Deerfield, Ill.; Chicago, Ill. ($85K), the company's headquarter city of Riverwoods, Ill. (around $83K), and Phoenix, Ariz. ($61K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of New Albany, Ohio — at around $43K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. By state, Illinois offers the highest pay at $84K per year.


Bringing in the most money are Senior Financial Analysts — their earnings average approximately $94K annually. Marketing Project Managers are a close second at about $81K along with Project Managers ($75K) and Data Analysts ($70K). Among the lower-paid positions at Discover Financial Services LLC are Customer Service Team Leaders — the median salary for this role approaches $49K.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Ethical Hackers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to about $127K per year. Discover Financial Services LLC provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) — these employees rake in around $111K annually.


In this position, it pays to have SQL in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $78K per year. Project Management also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; nearly one-fourth of employees surveyed report using it at work. Other skills in demand are Microsoft Excel, Data Analysis, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

A large number of workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Discover Financial Services LLC sponsors. Health insurance is part of the package for most survey participants, and for a large number of respondents, dental coverage is too. Some other perks are a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, optional telecommute / work from home, gym membership, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Discover Financial Services LLC


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$45,514 - $77,243
$36,217 - $97,449

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 59 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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