Futures Trader Salary in the United States

How much does a Futures Trader make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Futures Trader in the United States is $41 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $37 and $46. Hourly rate 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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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Futures Trader in the United States. The average hourly rate for Futures Trader ranges from $37 to $46 with the average hourly pay of $41. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $39 to $48 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $43.

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Job Openings for Futures Trader
E Trade Financial - Chicago , IL
TRADE pioneered the online brokerage industry by executing the first-ever electronic individual ... This position will be responsible for identifying opportunities in the retail futures trading space ...
eFinancialCareers - 4 days ago
avesta computer services - Jacksonville , Florida
... Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange & Chicago Board of Trade (CME Group). The successful candidate will have adequate experience in broker-dealer SEA 15c3-1 Net ...
Jobtome - 9 days ago
We have been day trading stocks and training traders to become full time professionals for almost 20 years. Forget the commute. Our traders work from home and connect via the Atlas Capital Virtual ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
ecosmart fire - Los Angeles , California
POSITION OBJECTIVE Perform activities associated with developing sales to Residential Trade clients including Architects, Interior Designers, Contractors, Landscape Architects, Builders and ...
Jobtome - 3 days ago
Management Recruiters International, Inc - Houston , Texas
Up to 30% of the time on the road to customers and overnight trade shows may be required
Neuvoo - 1 day ago
Crane Composites - Channahon , IL
Attend trade shows as needed. Skills and Qualifications * Ability to effectively communicate and interact with co-workers, customers, superiors, and technical organizations in a positive and ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago