Futures Trader

Futures Trader Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$81,000
$38,000
Min 10%
$81,000
Median 50%
$173,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
3.6 years
How much does a futures trader make?
The national average salary for a Futures Trader in the U.S. is $81,313 annually or $39.09 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $173,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $38,000 per year. The top 5 states when it comes to Futures Trader salaries are New York, North Dakota, Colorado, South Dakota, and Wyoming. The typical tenure for a Futures Trader is 3.6 years.
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Average Futures Trader Salary By Location

Futures Traders in the United States of America make on average $81,313 a year or $39.09 per hour. The top city when it comes to Futures Trader salaries is New York, NY at $166,621 per year. The average entry-level salary in New York, NY is $97,000. New York, North Dakota, Colorado, South Dakota, and Wyoming are the highest paying states. On the other hand, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Oregon, Florida, and California report the lowest wages for Futures Traders.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
New York, NY
$166,621
2
Chicago, IL
$97,407
3
Pasadena, CA
$83,316