$92,657
Avg. Salary
$66.59
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$15,119

Bonus

$3,559

Profit Sharing

$15,000

Commission

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How should I pay?

The average pay for an Investment Manager is $66.59 per hour.

The median Investment Manager has a base pay of $92,657. Salaries generally range from $53k to $163k. The median bonus is $15,119. Skills that can affect salary include Investment Management, Portfolio Management, Financial Analysis.
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$66.59
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MEDIAN $66.59
$53k
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$93k
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$163k
90%
MEDIAN $92,657
$53,221 - $163,360
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MEDIAN: $92,657
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$0$198K
Salary $53,221 - $163,360
Bonus $2,923 - $54,045
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $34,521
Commission $15,000
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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$57,598 - $198,525
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 344

Job Description for Investment Manager

An investment manager manages the money invested by individual investors, institutions that are investing a portion of the company’s assets, and/or funds related to the company's pension plan. The investment manager must protect the current value of those investments, strategically choose the best manner in which to grow them, be on guard for changes in the climates of the various investment options available, and adjust their client’s investment positions as needed. Usually, they work with clients before investing to determine their goals and how they would like their investments to be managed. In addition to buying and selling of securities on their client’s behalf, they also must pay close attention to investment performance, settle transactions, and meet regulatory and client reporting requirements.

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Investment Manager Tasks
  • Manage client investment portfolios, implementing strategies to maximize their financial returns.
  • Build investment portfolios which reflect clients' needs and communicate portfolio status and changes to clients.
  • Analyze current investment strategies to evaluate their effectiveness.

Common Career Paths for Investment Manager


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Although many Investment Managers transition into Portfolio Manager roles, the latter job seems to pay slightly less with an average reported annual income of $90K.

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Popular Skills for Investment Manager


Investment Managers report a narrow range of specific skills. Those who have experience with Financial Analysis, Investment Management, and Portfolio Management can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Portfolio Management and Investment Management. Most people skilled in Investment Management are similarly competent in Financial Analysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Investment Manager

Pay by Experience for an Investment Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Investment Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 49 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Investment Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $99,000 based on 76 salaries. An experienced Investment Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $130,000 based on 51 salaries. An Investment Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $139,000 based on 24 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

17%

National Average: $103,474

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For those looking to make money, Investment Managers in Seattle enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 36 percent above the national average. Investment Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Dallas (+18 percent), Atlanta (+14 percent), San Francisco (+5 percent), and New York (+4 percent). Location significantly influences compensation, with Boston Investment Managers earning much less — 27 percent less — than the national average.

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Key Stats for Investment Manager

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 58 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Investment Manager Salaries

▲34%

▲26%

National Average
$103,000

▼4%

▼26%

Skills That Affect Investment Manager Salaries


National Average
$103,000



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 58 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 15%