Average Salary for HSBC Employees

Compensation for HSBC employees is around $88K annually on average. Your role at the company plays the largest role in compensation at HSBC, but where you live and how long you've been working affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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HSBC Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Relationship Manager
7 profiles
$76,000
$69K$90K

Vice President (VP), Risk Management
4 profiles
$153,914
$108K$213K

Sr. Compliance Officer
4 profiles
$90,501
$56K$145K

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Data Analyst
4 profiles
$62,329
$43K$91K

Compliance Manager
4 profiles
$105,235
$66K$160K

Business Banking Relationship Manager
3 profiles
$78,029
$44K$138K

Portfolio Manager
3 profiles
$88,233
$60K$131K

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  • Updated: 12 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 171
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About This Company

HSBC Tower
London 

1865

National Commercial Banks, Investment banking, Financial Services, Offices of Bank Holding Companies

290,000


Source: Freebase

Jobs

The highest average salaries go to VPs of Risk Management, who bring in close to $157K per year, though Compliance Managers are not far behind at $120K along with VPs of Sales ($120K) and Relationship Managers (around $78K). With salaries averaging about $55K, Business Operations Managers are among the lowest paid at HSBC.

Locations

When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $128K annually) can be spotted in Chicago, Ill.; San Francisco, Calif. (about $125K), New York, N.Y. (around $112K), and Miami, Fla. ($88K) are the next top-paying cities. Tampa, Fla. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging approximately $69K. By state, New Jersey offers the highest pay at $133K per year.

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $68K annually. Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $87K per year on average. Overall, the greater share of HSBC folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average approximately $91K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Chartered Financial Analyst certainly has its perks — salaries approach around $140K per year and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Project Management Professionals with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at $125K annually. Employees who have a Master of Business Administration (MBA) make the most here, hauling in $187K per year.

Skills

In this position, it pays to have Risk Management / Risk Control in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of about $131K annually. A common skill in HSBC's work force is Customer Relationship Management; close to one-eighth of survey participants report using it on the job. Other skills in demand are Microsoft Excel, Sales, and Data Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

A fair number of respondents plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. HSBC provides health insurance to the vast majority of respondents, and a strong majority of workers do receive dental coverage. Additional benefits of working here are tuition reimbursement, a company cell phone, a stock purchase plan, life insurance, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for HSBC

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %
Salary
$49,536 - $120,900
Salary
$51,799 - $129,526

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
15%
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