Match
$71k $71k
Avg US Salary
341k 341k
Employment
9.5% 9.5%
Growth
3.7/5 3.7/5
Rating
N/A N/A
Education

How much does a Stock Trader make in the United States?

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Stock Trader Earnings by Seniority

Senior Stock Trader Earnings

Senior Stock Traders in the United States earn:

$65.11
an hour
$135,430
per year
Experienced Stock Trader Earnings

Experienced Stock Traders in the United States earn:

$34.40
an hour
$71,550
per year
Junior Stock Trader Earnings

Junior Stock Traders in the United States earn:

$19.43
an hour
$40,410
per year
Starting Stock Trader Earnings

Starting Stock Traders in the United States earn:

$15.71
an hour
$32,680
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Stock Trader salary comparison

Stock Traders earn more than 54% 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 $62.13 $129,230 # 1
Stock Trader Salary in New Hampshire $60.82 $126,510 # 2
Stock Trader Salary in Connecticut $49.08 $102,080 # 3
Stock Trader Salary in Massachusetts $47.92 $99,660 # 4
Stock Trader Salary in Kansas $43.12 $89,700 # 5
Stock Trader Salary in New Jersey $39.42 $82,000 # 6
Stock Trader Salary in Mississippi $38.64 $80,380 # 7
Stock Trader Salary in North Carolina $37.58 $78,160 # 8
Stock Trader Salary in Illinois $34.90 $72,580 # 9
Stock Trader Salary in District of Columbia $35.60 $74,040 # 10
Stock Trader Salary in Virginia $36.20 $75,290 # 11
Stock Trader Salary in Hawaii $32.44 $67,480 # 12
Stock Trader Salary in Minnesota $35.68 $74,210 # 13
Stock Trader Salary in North Dakota $30.16 $62,730 # 14
Stock Trader Salary in Pennsylvania $35.69 $74,230 # 15
Stock Trader Salary in South Carolina $29.54 $61,440 # 16
Stock Trader Salary in Oklahoma $29.35 $61,060 # 17
Stock Trader Salary in Delaware $36.27 $75,450 # 18
Stock Trader Salary in Georgia $31.95 $66,460 # 19
Stock Trader Salary in Indiana $24.84 $51,670 # 20
Stock Trader Salary in Ohio $28.84 $59,990 # 21
Stock Trader Salary in Texas $27.87 $57,970 # 22
Stock Trader Salary in Vermont $32.03 $66,620 # 23
Stock Trader Salary in Louisiana $23.83 $49,570 # 24
Stock Trader Salary in Washington $28.37 $59,010 # 25
Stock Trader Salary in Maryland $29.00 $60,330 # 26
Stock Trader Salary in Missouri $28.36 $58,990 # 27
Stock Trader Salary in Florida $28.09 $58,430 # 28
Stock Trader Salary in California $26.40 $54,910 # 29
Stock Trader Salary in Alaska $30.44 $63,310 # 30
Stock Trader Salary in Michigan $26.75 $55,630 # 31
Stock Trader Salary in Tennessee $27.94 $58,110 # 32
Stock Trader Salary in Montana $26.58 $55,290 # 33
Stock Trader Salary in South Dakota $29.21 $60,750 # 34
Stock Trader Salary in Wisconsin $28.49 $59,260 # 35
Stock Trader Salary in Iowa $26.53 $55,190 # 36
Stock Trader Salary in Maine $33.28 $69,230 # 37
Stock Trader Salary in Alabama $23.76 $49,430 # 38
Stock Trader Salary in Utah $24.53 $51,020 # 39
Stock Trader Salary in Arizona $23.91 $49,740 # 40
Stock Trader Salary in Arkansas $24.38 $50,710 # 41
Stock Trader Salary in West Virginia $30.69 $63,830 # 42
Stock Trader Salary in Kentucky $22.37 $46,530 # 43
Stock Trader Salary in Nebraska $26.55 $55,220 # 44
Stock Trader Salary in Oregon $24.26 $50,470 # 45
Stock Trader Salary in New Mexico $21.75 $45,230 # 46
Stock Trader Salary in Colorado $23.31 $48,470 # 47
Stock Trader Salary in Idaho $20.17 $41,950 # 48
Stock Trader Salary in Wyoming $25.43 $52,900 # 49
Stock Trader Salary in Nevada $19.93 $41,460 # 50
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Stock Trader

Interested in becoming a Stock Trader? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good stock trader? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
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