Average Investment Banker Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for an Investment Banker is $101,295

Base Salary
$53k - $207k
$4k - $102k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $117k
$0 - $55k
Total Pay
$49k - $281k
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What Do Investment Bankers Do?

Investment Banker Tasks
  • Assist companies, organizations, governments and their agencies in raising public or private money through debt and/or equity.
  • Construct fully integrated, detailed financial models to support Merger and Acquisitions (M&A) transactions and Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) communications.
  • Perform valuation analyses using various methodologies such as trading and transaction comparisons (comps), discounted cash flow and leveraged buyout (LBOs).
  • Conduct industry and company research to engage clients and develop new business.
  • Participate and manage all stages of the transaction process from opening pitch to closing investment contract(s).
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