The average salary for a Hedge Fund Manager is $103,042.
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Job Description for Hedge Fund Manager
Hedge funds are a special type of pooled investment fund. They are funds that generally avoid a great deal of government regulation by being only available to certain licensed or established investors or investment companies. They are not generally offered to the public at large. A hedge fund manager is the person who is responsible for the investment strategies of the fund. He or she decides which investments to pursue and how actively to pursue them. Hedge fund managers typically pursue high r…Read more
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Pay by Experience Level for Hedge Fund Manager
An early career Hedge Fund Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $100,889 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Hedge Fund Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $102,129 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Hedge Fund Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $144,828 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $200,000.
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