The average salary for an Early-Career Investment Analyst in Chicago, Illinois is $61,290.
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Job Description for Investment Analyst
An investment analyst works within a group that reviews and potentially approves investment products. Their responsibilities may also cover making recommendations to advisors on portfolio management, asset allocation, and the full range of investment products that advisors might use in their daily work. Other responsibilities of an investment analyst include conducting research on funds and writing commentary or analysis, supporting advisors, delivering presentations on investment topics, and su…Read more
Investment Analyst Tasks
- Conduct research and analysis to evaluate the financial performance of companies or industries.
- Assist in developing investment strategies for companies or individuals.
- Make recommendations for investments based on company and industry research.
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Popular Skills for Investment Analyst
Skills in Financial Analysis, Investment Management, Microsoft Excel and Research Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Due Diligence.
Pay by Experience Level for Investment Analyst
An entry-level Investment Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,615 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Investment Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,941 based on 25 salaries.
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Employees with Investment Analyst in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 21.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (16.2% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (13.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (13.8% less).
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