$77,619
Avg. Salary
$35.00
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$20,000

Bonus

$5,000

Profit Sharing

$25,500

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Foreign-Exchange Trader is $35.00 per hour.

The median Foreign-Exchange Trader has a base pay of $77,619. Salaries generally range from $33k to $140k. The median bonus is $20,000.
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MEDIAN $35.00
$33k
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MEDIAN $77,619
$32,966 - $139,533
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MEDIAN: $77,619
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$0$171K
Salary $32,966 - $139,533
Bonus $1,980 - $78,906
Profit Sharing $5,000
Commission $25,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$36,752 - $171,485
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 85

Job Description for Foreign-Exchange Trader

Foreign-exchange traders are responsible for conducting financial trading in foreign currencies across the globe on behalf of their company. These professionals use their expertise to buy and sell certain currencies and stock options at specific time intervals.

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Foreign-Exchange Trader Tasks
  • Analyze currency markets and reports.
  • Manage accounts, and meticulously track losses and profits.
  • Buy, sell and exchange foreign currencies to exploit fluctuations in markets and increase profitability.

Foreign-Exchange Trader Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Foreign-Exchange Trader

Pay by Experience for a Foreign-Exchange Trader has a positive trend. An entry-level Foreign-Exchange Trader with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 25 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Foreign-Exchange Trader with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Foreign-Exchange Trader which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 6 salaries. A Foreign-Exchange Trader with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $140,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Foreign-Exchange Trader

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Foreign-Exchange Trader Salaries

Late-Career
▲58%

Experienced
▲13%

National Average
$88,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 19%