Trading Assistant Salary

The average salary for a Trading Assistant is $56,534 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$40,337 - $96,448
$40K
$71K
$96K
MEDIAN: $71,382
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50%
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$0$114K
Salary $40,337 - $96,448
Bonus $1,009 - $40,134
Commission $12,500
Total Pay (?
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$39,834 - $114,737
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 39

Job Description for Trading Assistant

  • Perform pre-trade analysis in order to identify and appraise securities a trader or client might want to buy or sell.
  • May act as a backup trader and perform primary trading responsibilities, as needed.
  • Reconcile trades; check the accuracy of trades, including commissions, and resolve any discrepancies.
  • Assist head trader in administrative and support functions.

Trading Assistant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Trading Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Trading Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Trading Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 27 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Trading Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Trading Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 10 salaries. A Trading Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $73,457

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

Trading Assistant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Trading Assistant?

Trading Assistant in Miami:
Pros: The work environment, my co-workers, my daily tasks, stability.
Cons: The pay is not enough to live comfortably in Miami. There is a lack of proper training in order to successfully move up and learn more.

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Key Stats for Trading Assistant

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Trading Assistant Salaries

National Average
$73,000

Late-Career
▼4%

Mid-Career
▼15%

Experienced
▼18%

▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 6%