72k
Avg US Salary
11.2%
Growth
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How much does a Stock Trader make in the United States?

Average Stock Trader Hourly Wage in the United States

Stock Traders earn a median hourly wage of $34.65.

Average Stock Trader Yearly Salary in the United States

Stock Traders earn a median salary of $72,070 per year.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Stock Trader Earnings by Seniority

Senior Stock Trader Earnings

Senior Stock Traders in the United States earn:

$68.16
an hour
$141,780
per year
Experienced Stock Trader Earnings

Experienced Stock Traders in the United States earn:

$34.65
an hour
$72,070
per year
Junior Stock Trader Earnings

Junior Stock Traders in the United States earn:

$19.03
an hour
$39,570
per year
Starting Stock Trader Earnings

Starting Stock Traders in the United States earn:

$15.46
an hour
$32,170
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Stock Trader salary comparison

Stock Traders earn more than 53% percent of Business careers. Stock Trader salaries are in the top 78% of all careers in the United States.

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Historical salary for Stock Traders in the United States

Stock Trader salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Stock Trader Salary in New York $66.89 $139,140 # 1
Stock Trader Salary in Connecticut $57.39 $119,370 # 2
Stock Trader Salary in Massachusetts $56.54 $117,610 # 3
Stock Trader Salary in District of Columbia $45.13 $93,870 # 4
Stock Trader Salary in Kansas $40.19 $83,600 # 5
Stock Trader Salary in Mississippi $38.81 $80,710 # 6
Stock Trader Salary in Illinois $34.51 $71,770 # 7
Stock Trader Salary in North Carolina $34.14 $71,010 # 8
Stock Trader Salary in New Jersey $37.65 $78,310 # 9
Stock Trader Salary in Pennsylvania $37.44 $77,880 # 10
Stock Trader Salary in Delaware $35.98 $74,850 # 11
Stock Trader Salary in California $28.92 $60,150 # 12
Stock Trader Salary in South Dakota $28.69 $59,680 # 13
Stock Trader Salary in Georgia $31.95 $66,450 # 14
Stock Trader Salary in North Dakota $27.19 $56,560 # 15
Stock Trader Salary in Tennessee $29.26 $60,860 # 16
Stock Trader Salary in Ohio $28.70 $59,700 # 17
Stock Trader Salary in Minnesota $32.91 $68,460 # 18
Stock Trader Salary in Maryland $31.61 $65,750 # 19
Stock Trader Salary in Virginia $31.56 $65,650 # 20
Stock Trader Salary in Alaska $28.39 $59,050 # 21
Stock Trader Salary in Arkansas $31.10 $64,680 # 22
Stock Trader Salary in Missouri $30.60 $63,640 # 23
Stock Trader Salary in Florida $28.53 $59,350 # 24
Stock Trader Salary in Vermont $28.24 $58,740 # 25
Stock Trader Salary in Rhode Island $30.58 $63,610 # 26
Stock Trader Salary in Louisiana $25.08 $52,170 # 27
Stock Trader Salary in Texas $24.54 $51,030 # 28
Stock Trader Salary in South Carolina $31.09 $64,660 # 29
Stock Trader Salary in Nebraska $28.74 $59,780 # 30
Stock Trader Salary in Kentucky $21.44 $44,600 # 31
Stock Trader Salary in Wisconsin $23.83 $49,560 # 32
Stock Trader Salary in Washington $25.46 $52,970 # 33
Stock Trader Salary in Indiana $23.83 $49,570 # 34
Stock Trader Salary in Maine $30.90 $64,280 # 35
Stock Trader Salary in Michigan $24.89 $51,760 # 36
Stock Trader Salary in Oregon $22.27 $46,330 # 37
Stock Trader Salary in Alabama $22.10 $45,970 # 38
Stock Trader Salary in Iowa $24.17 $50,270 # 39
Stock Trader Salary in Oklahoma $27.26 $56,690 # 40
Stock Trader Salary in Hawaii $26.90 $55,950 # 41
Stock Trader Salary in Idaho $21.79 $45,320 # 42
Stock Trader Salary in Montana $27.33 $56,840 # 43
Stock Trader Salary in West Virginia $27.61 $57,440 # 44
Stock Trader Salary in Colorado $22.28 $46,340 # 45
Stock Trader Salary in Utah $24.84 $51,660 # 46
Stock Trader Salary in Arizona $21.75 $45,250 # 47
Stock Trader Salary in New Mexico $18.72 $38,950 # 48
Stock Trader Salary in Nevada $19.55 $40,660 # 49
Stock Trader Salary in Wyoming $18.60 $38,680 # 50
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Stock Trader

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  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

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