How much does a Foreign Exchange Trader I make in Chicago, IL? The average Foreign Exchange Trader I salary in Chicago, IL is $85,485 as of January 26, 2023, but the range typically falls between $47,019 and $109,524. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Foreign Exchange Trader I

Foreign Exchange Trader I is responsible for the timely buying and selling of foreign currencies. Recommends competitive foreign exchange rates based on market performance. Being a Foreign Exchange Trader I reviews orders to ensure accuracy, proper record keeping, and conformance to regulations. Carries out trades and maintains the corporation's accounts. Additionally, Foreign Exchange Trader I requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a manager. The Foreign Exchange Trader I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be a Foreign Exchange Trader I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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LTC is a real estate investment trust (REIT) investing in seniors housing and health care properties primarily through sale-leasebacks, mortgage financing, joint-ventures and structured finance solutions including preferred equity and mezzanine lending. LTC holds more than 200 investments in 28 states with 29 operating... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2021
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