How much does a Trader make?

Updated Jan 6, 2022

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$102,048 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,810 salaries

$55K

Low

$102K

Average

$190K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Trader make? The national average salary for a Trader is $102,048 in United States. Filter by location to see Trader salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,810 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Trader employees.

What is the salary trajectory for a Trader?

$102,048 /yrTrader
$132,753 /yrSenior Trader
$89,470 /yrLead Trader
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What are some related job titles for a Trader?

Hedge Fund

$55,359

per year

Assistant Trader

$95,671

per year

Commodities

$52,522

per year

Commodity Trader

$87,206

per year

Recent User Submitted Salaries for Trader in United States of America

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$140,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Trader with 7 to 9 years of experience

$100,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Trader with 1 to 3 years of experience

$20

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Trader with 7 to 9 years of experience

$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Trade Elevation with more than 15 years of experience

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$100,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Trader with 7 to 9 years of experience

$95,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Trader with 1 to 3 years of experience

$255,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$40,000/yr

10 days ago by a Credit Trader with 4 to 6 years of experience

$16

/hrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Trade Specialist with 1 to 3 years of experience

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What is the average pay for a Trader at different companies?

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Optiver
4.2

Optiver

Trader

$104,975

 /yr
Range: $94K - $173K

$94K

$173K

$93,909 - $172,530 Range

Gelber Group
3.2

Gelber Group

Trader

$53,225

 /yr
Range: $47K - $104K

$47K

$104K

$46,876 - $103,759 Range

Citadel
3.6

Citadel

Trader

$163,412

 /yr
Range: $87K - $207K

$87K

$207K

$86,677 - $206,516 Range

Citi
3.9

Citi

Trader

$156,695

 /yr
Range: $85K - $274K

$85K

$274K

$85,056 - $273,664 Range

Goldman Sachs
4

Goldman Sachs

Trader

$107,313

 /yr
Range: $67K - $353K

$67K

$353K

$66,534 - $352,917 Range

PEAK6
3.1

PEAK6

Trader

$83,133

 /yr
Range: $76K - $119K

$76K

$119K

$75,739 - $119,289 Range

DRW
4.3

DRW

Trader

$115,692

 /yr
Range: $88K - $166K

$88K

$166K

$87,784 - $166,265 Range

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Susquehanna International Group (SIG)
4

Susquehanna International Group (SIG)

Trader

$160,034

 /yr
Range: $108K - $230K

$108K

$230K

$108,346 - $229,860 Range

Capital Asset Exchange and Trading
3

Capital Asset Exchange and Trading

Trader

$83,133

 /yr
Range: $42K - $127K

$42K

$127K

$42,246 - $127,478 Range

J.P. Morgan
4

J.P. Morgan

Trader

$100,887

 /yr
Range: $69K - $283K

$69K

$283K

$69,301 - $282,710 Range

Jane Street
4.1

Jane Street

Trader

$179,272

 /yr
Range: $113K - $219K

$113K

$219K

$113,456 - $218,600 Range

Consolidated Trading
3.5

Consolidated Trading

Trader

$85,488

 /yr
Range: $72K - $105K

$72K

$105K

$71,573 - $105,340 Range

HSBC
3.8

HSBC

Trader

$196,283

 /yr
Range: $84K - $213K

$84K

$213K

$83,502 - $213,085 Range

TD Ameritrade
4.1

TD Ameritrade

Trader

$55,596

 /yr
Range: $46K - $104K

$46K

$104K

$46,125 - $103,896 Range

Bank of America
4

Bank of America

Trader

$154,274

 /yr
Range: $91K - $415K

$91K

$415K

$91,178 - $415,036 Range

Belvedere Trading
3.5

Belvedere Trading

Trader

$109,794

 /yr
Range: $71K - $142K

$71K

$142K

$71,399 - $141,530 Range

UBS
3.9

UBS

Trader

$107,008

 /yr
Range: $83K - $305K

$83K

$305K

$82,747 - $304,761 Range

Morgan Stanley
4

Morgan Stanley

Trader

$105,483

 /yr
Range: $40K - $300K

$40K

$300K

$40,283 - $300,297 Range

Traditum Group
4

Traditum Group

Trader

$70,473

 /yr
Range: $41K - $200K

$41K

$200K

$41,050 - $199,547 Range

Flow Traders
4.2

Flow Traders

Trader

$100,392

 /yr
Range: $93K - $133K

$93K

$133K

$93,109 - $133,413 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Trader salaries

The national average salary for a Trader is $102,048 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Trader salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1810 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Trader employees.

The highest salary for a Trader in United States is $190,199 per year.

The lowest salary for a Trader in United States is $54,752 per year.

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