How much does a Junior Trader make?

Updated Jul 30, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$84,872 /yr
Average Base Pay

282 salaries

$53K

Low

$85K

Average

$137K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Junior Trader is $84,872 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Junior Trader salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 282 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Junior Trader employees.

Seniority Levels

L1
Junior Trader$84,872 /yr
L2
Trader$100,156 /yr
L3
Senior Trader$131,122 /yr
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SG Americas Securities Holdings
3.4

SG Americas Securities Holdings

Junior Trader

$129,112

 /yr
Range: $101K - $142K
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$101K

$142K

$100,859 - $141,771 Range

AKUNA CAPITAL
3.5

AKUNA CAPITAL

Junior Trader

$117,534

 /yr
Range: $89K - $137K

$89K

$137K

$89,370 - $136,679 Range

TransMarket Group
3.4

TransMarket Group

Junior Trader

$70,514

 /yr
Range: $61K - $89K

$61K

$89K

$61,442 - $89,200 Range

J.P. Morgan
4

J.P. Morgan

Junior Trader

$98,241

 /yr
Range: $73K - $230K

$73K

$230K

$73,000 - $230,334 Range

Citi
3.9

Citi

Junior Trader

$88,474

 /yr
Range: $57K - $133K

$57K

$133K

$57,016 - $133,479 Range

Infinium Capital Management
3.1

Infinium Capital Management

Junior Trader

$64,532

 /yr
Range: $59K - $79K

$59K

$79K

$58,579 - $79,077 Range

PEAK6
2.6

PEAK6

Junior Trader

$76,778

 /yr
Range: $46K - $90K

$46K

$90K

$46,123 - $90,000 Range

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HSBC Holdings
3.7

HSBC Holdings

Junior Trader

$121,720

 /yr
Range: $95K - $148K

$95K

$148K

$95,212 - $148,337 Range

Société Générale
3.7

Société Générale

Junior Trader

$132,188

 /yr
Range: $95K - $178K

$95K

$178K

$94,793 - $178,181 Range

Eldorado Trading Group
3.1

Eldorado Trading Group

Junior Trader

$27,790

 /yr
Range: $27K - $34K

$27K

$34K

$26,830 - $33,568 Range

Barclays
4

Barclays

Junior Trader

$98,355

 /yr
Range: $90K - $134K

$90K

$134K

$89,557 - $134,056 Range

Belvedere Trading
3.7

Belvedere Trading

Junior Trader

$103,446

 /yr
Range: $69K - $113K

$69K

$113K

$69,063 - $112,827 Range

UBS
3.8

UBS

Junior Trader

$94,181

 /yr
Range: $87K - $110K

$87K

$110K

$87,261 - $109,918 Range

DV Trading
4.1

DV Trading

Junior Trader

$51,788

 /yr
Range: $46K - $88K

$46K

$88K

$46,123 - $87,731 Range

Optiver
4.2

Optiver

Junior Trader

$72,256

 /yr
Range: $11K - $130K

$11K

$130K

$11,461 - $129,763 Range

Flow Traders
4.4

Flow Traders

Junior Trader

$100,251

 /yr
Range: $90K - $107K

$90K

$107K

$90,262 - $106,829 Range

Gelber Group
3.5

Gelber Group

Junior Trader

$72,890

 /yr
Range: $48K - $73K

$48K

$73K

$47,997 - $73,188 Range

BlackEdge
4.6

BlackEdge

Junior Trader

$77,372

 /yr
Range: $68K - $100K

$68K

$100K

$68,280 - $100,000 Range

IMC Trading
4.8

IMC Trading

Junior Trader

$102,384

 /yr
Range: $80K - $112K

$80K

$112K

$80,493 - $111,792 Range

Argo Partners
4.4

Argo Partners

Junior Trader - Hourly Intern

$16

 /hr
Range: $11 - $16

$11

$16

$11 - $16 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Junior Trader salaries

The national average salary for a Junior Trader is $84,872 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Junior Trader salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 282 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Junior Trader employees.

The highest salary for a Junior Trader in United States is $136,618 per year.

The lowest salary for a Junior Trader in United States is $52,726 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent junior trader salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$62,000
per year
A Junior Trader in the Santa Cruz, CA Area area reported making $62,000 per year
Additional Pay
$500 cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Santa Cruz, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$95,000
per year
An Agency Mbs Risk Junior Trader in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$200,000
per year
An Algo Trader Junior in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$85,000
per year
A Junior Trader in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$73,000
per year
A Junior Trader in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $73,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$14
hourly
A Junior Trader in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Per Diem
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$76,942
per year
A Junior Trader in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $76,942 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$150,000
per year
A Junior Trader in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Junior Trader in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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