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How Much Does an Energy Derivatives Trader Earn In The United States?

Energy Derivatives Trader Salaries
Updated June 17, 2021
Average Energy Derivatives Trader Salary
$108,000
$64,000
$108,000
$182,000
Energy derivatives traders in the United States make an average salary of $108,856 per year or $52.33 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $64,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $182,000. As most things go, location can be critical. New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Delaware, and New Hampshire provide the highest energy derivatives trader salaries.
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Average Energy Derivatives Trader Salary By State

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Highest Paying Cities For Energy Derivatives Trader

While an energy derivatives trader can average a salary of $108,856 per year, or $52.33 per hour, there are many opportunities for energy derivatives traders to make more. For example, in New York, NY you might make $151,566 per year. Other high-paying locations include Stamford, CT, Manchester, NH and Troy, MI. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to New York, NY where the average starting salary is $77,000. The highest paying states for energy derivatives traders include New York, Connecticut and Rhode Island. Meanwhile, South Carolina, Mississippi, and Alabama offer the lowest salaries.
Location
1. New York, NY
$151,566
Avg. Salary
$64k
$215k
2. Stamford, CT
$133,566
Avg. Salary
$64k
$215k
3. Manchester, NH
$126,665
Avg. Salary
$64k
$215k
4. Troy, MI
$122,780
Avg. Salary
$64k
$215k
5. Houston, TX
$117,834
Avg. Salary
$64k
$215k
6. Baltimore, MD
$103,264
Avg. Salary
$64k
$215k

High Paying Energy Derivatives Trader Jobs

Which Companies Pay Energy Derivatives Traders The Most?

If you want to get paid the most as an energy derivatives trader, being employed by a company such as Bunge or The Vanguard Group would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like Aegon USA Securities and Flagstar Bank also report highly competitive salaries for energy derivatives traders.
Company
Avg. Salary
$38k
$341k
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$38k
$341k
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$38k
$341k
Avg. Salary
$38k
$341k
Avg. Salary
$38k
$341k

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Average Energy Derivatives Trader Salary Over Time

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    Recently Added Energy Derivatives Trader Salaries

    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    Akuna Capital LLC
    Akuna Capital LLC
    Derivatives Trader
    Derivatives Trader
    Derivatives Trader
    Chicago, IL
    Chicago, IL
    04/09/2020
    04/09/2020
    $130,000
    $130,000
    04/09/2020
    Director, FX Derivatives Trader
    Director, FX Derivatives Trader
    New York, NY
    New York, NY
    01/17/2020
    01/17/2020
    $157,000
    $157,000
    01/17/2020
    Akuna Capital LLC
    Akuna Capital LLC
    Derivatives Trader
    Derivatives Trader
    Derivatives Trader
    Chicago, IL
    Chicago, IL
    09/23/2019
    09/23/2019
    $120,000
    $120,000
    09/23/2019
    ICBC Standard Resources (America) Inc.
    ICBC Standard Resources (America) Inc.
    Energy Derivatives Trader
    Energy Derivatives Trader
    Energy Derivatives Trader
    New York, NY
    New York, NY
    07/15/2019
    07/15/2019
    $158,496
    $158,496
    07/15/2019
    Akuna Capital LLC
    Akuna Capital LLC
    Derivatives Trader
    Derivatives Trader
    Derivatives Trader
    Chicago, IL
    Chicago, IL
    07/11/2019
    07/11/2019
    $110,000
    $110,000
    07/11/2019
    Mizuho Securities USA LLC
    Mizuho Securities USA LLC
    Algorithmic Trader-Rates, FX and Derivatives
    Algorithmic Trader-Rates, FX and Derivatives
    Algorithmic Trader-Rates, FX and Derivatives
    New York, NY
    New York, NY
    06/26/2019
    06/26/2019
    $125,000
    $125,000
    06/26/2019
    Trafigura Trading, LLC
    Trafigura Trading, LLC
    Derivatives Trader
    Derivatives Trader
    Derivatives Trader
    Houston, TX
    Houston, TX
    04/05/2019
    04/05/2019
    $225,000
    $225,000
    04/05/2019
    Vice President, Energy Derivatives Trader
    Vice President, Energy Derivatives Trader
    New York, NY
    New York, NY
    10/16/2018
    10/16/2018
    $190,000
    $190,000
    10/16/2018
    Vice President, Energy Derivatives Trader
    Vice President, Energy Derivatives Trader
    New York, NY
    New York, NY
    10/09/2018
    10/09/2018
    $190,000
    $190,000
    10/09/2018
    Vitol Inc.
    Vitol Inc.
    Derivatives Trader
    Derivatives Trader
    Derivatives Trader
    Houston, TX
    Houston, TX
    04/13/2018
    04/13/2018
    $225,000
    $225,000
    04/13/2018