Government Securities Trader Salary in the United States

How much does a Government Securities Trader make in the United States? The average Government Securities Trader salary in the United States is $95,300 as of August 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $69,900 and $111,400. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

The Government Securities Trader reviews orders to ensure accuracy, proper record keeping, and conformance to regulations. Responsible for the timely buying and selling of government securities, such as treasury bills, treasury notes, or bonds. Being a Government Securities Trader requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty or in a related area and may require state licensure. Evaluates market volatility and ensures clients receive the best rate available. In addition, Government Securities Trader typically reports to a manager or a head of a unit/department. Working as a Government Securities Trader typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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