Options Trader

Options Trader Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$116,000
$73,000
Min 10%
$116,000
Median 50%
$186,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
4.4 years
How much does an options trader make?
Options Traders in America make an average salary of $117,013 per year or $56.26 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $73,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $186,000. The top 5 states when it comes to Options Trader salaries are New York, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, and Delaware. The typical tenure for an Options Trader is 4.4 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
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$110,538

Average Options Trader Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Options Trader in the United States is $117,013 per year or $56.26 per hour. Options Traders make the most in New York, NY at about $142,972 per year. The average entry-level salary in New York, NY is $69,000. New York, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, and Delaware are the states with the highest payscale for Options Traders. Nebraska, Utah, South Dakota, Colorado, and Montana have the lowest reported salaries for Options Traders.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
1
New York, NY
New York, NY
$142,972
$142,972
2
2
Stamford, CT
Stamford, CT
$125,998
$125,998
3
3
Greenwich, CT
Greenwich, CT
$125,879
$125,879
4
4
Newark, NJ
Newark, NJ
$124,824
$124,824
5
5
Virginia Beach, VA
Virginia Beach, VA
$106,091
$106,091

Map of Options Trader Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Options Traders earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Options Trader Salary By Company

Options Trader jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Options Traders are SG Americas Securities Holdings and Lerner. In addition, companies like RBS Securities and Hess report highly competitive salaries for Options Traders.

Options Trader Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Options Trader Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Maverick Trading
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11/30/2019
$100,000
Maverick Trading
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11/27/2019
$100,000
Maverick Trading
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11/27/2019
$100,000
Maverick Trading
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11/27/2019
$100,000
Maverick Trading
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11/27/2019
$100,000
Maverick Trading
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11/27/2019
$100,000
Maverick Trading
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11/27/2019
$100,000
Maverick Trading
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11/27/2019
$100,000
Maverick Trading
Options Trader
11/27/2019
$100,000
Maverick Trading
Options Trader
11/27/2019
$100,000
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