What are Securities And Commodities Brokers like?

Enterprising

Based on our pool of users, securities and commodities brokers tend to be predominately enterprising people. Take our career test to see what career interest category best describes you.

Securities and Commodities Brokers by Strongest Interest Archetype

Based on sample of 94 Sokanu users

Are Securities And Commodities Brokers happy?

18%Happy

Securities and commodities brokers rank among the least happy careers. Overall they rank in the 18th percentile of careers for satisfaction scores.

Securities and Commodities Broker Career Satisfaction by Dimension

Percentile among all careers

Education History of Securities and Commodities Brokers

The most common degree held by securities and commodities brokers is Economics. 14% of securities and commodities brokers had a degree in economics before becoming securities and commodities brokers. That is over 4 times the average across all careers. Finance graduates are the second most common among securities and commodities brokers, representing 9% of securities and commodities brokers in the Sokanu user base, which is 4.7 times the average.

Securities and Commodities Broker Education History

This table shows which degrees people earn before becoming a Securities and Commodities Broker, compared to how often those degrees are obtained by people who earn at least one post secondary degree.

Degree % of securities and commodities brokers % of population Multiple
Economics 13.7% 3.8% 3.6×
Finance 9.5% 2.0% 4.7×
International Business 7.4% 1.0% 7.3×
Business 4.2% 2.4% 1.8×
Business Management And Administration 3.2% 6.5% 0.5×
History 3.2% 2.2% 1.4×
Political Science 3.2% 2.9% 1.1×

Securities and Commodities Broker Education Levels

80% of securities and commodities brokers have a bachelor's degree. 12% of securities and commodities brokers have a high school diploma.

No education 0%
High school diploma 12%
Associate's degree 4%
Bachelor's degree 80%
Master's degree 4%
Doctorate degree 0%

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