Hedge Fund Manager Salary

The average salary for a Hedge Fund Manager is $100,866 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$82,434 - $407,224
$82K
$100K
$410K
MEDIAN: $103,569
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$0$711K
Salary $82,434 - $407,224
Bonus $9,826 - $500,000
Profit Sharing $49,132
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$92,662 - $711,800
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

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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 risk, high capital investments for their respective funds, as they operate with much more leniency than other investment vehicles.

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Q: What is it like working as a Hedge Fund Manager?

Hedge Fund Manager in New York:
"Great lad culture, love a bit of beans."
Pros: Money money money.. Nw nw ... Must be fun- COCAINE.
Cons: The hours, can't see my kids I have 4 different child support payments and the hookers suck nowadays.

Hedge Fund Manager in Boston:
"Money."
Pros: The money pays well and I find people are nice.
Cons: The fact that I dont get a raise for 2 more years.

Key Stats for Hedge Fund Manager

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
17%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Hedge Fund Manager Salaries

National Average
$154,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Experienced
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼35%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 25%
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