Futures Trader Salary in the United States

How much does a Futures Trader make in the United States? The average Futures Trader salary in the United States is $85,946 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $77,941 and $95,722. 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. 

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$77,941 to $95,722
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Role:- Your role will involve:- generating exceptional returns using high frequency trading alphas in the futures markets. Conduct or supervise financial data analysis on large datasets to generate ...
Jobble, Inc. - 4 days ago
Red Pill Analytics -
Where necessary, support marketing efforts such as trade shows, exhibits, and other events. * Make outbound follow-up calls to existing clients via telephone and email cross-sell and up-sell
LinkedIn - 1 day ago
Concord Technologies -
... trade secrets. Working Conditions: The Inside Sales Representative may occasionally be required to travel as business dictates necessary but will typically operate from an office environment.
LinkedIn - 4 days ago
Assists with setting up appointments for trade show events, association meetings, lunch and learns, product demonstrations and other business related meetings. * Be an active participant in the ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
Cintra Software and Services -
... established trading partners as requested. • Ensures suspect identification, planning, account qualification and needs analysis at all prospect levels • Telephones prospects to identify ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
... Trading, Long Short Equities ... Futures and related derivatives in the Global Market place. This is a chance to join one of world ...
Jobble, Inc. - 2 days ago
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Futures Trader in the United States. The base salary for Futures Trader ranges from $77,941 to $95,722 with the average base salary of $85,946. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $80,680 to $100,707 with the average total cash compensation of $89,974.

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