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Trader (Options) in the United States

How much does a Trader (Options) earn in the United States? The average Trader (Options) salary in the United States is $63,144 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $51,190 and $72,677. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Responsible for the timely buying and selling of stock options. Reviews orders to ensure accuracy, proper record keeping, and conformance to regulations. May provide input or develop financial models to mitigate risk and ensure profits. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty or in a related area, and may require state licensure. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work.

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  1. This Job:

    Trader (Options)

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Trader (Options), Sr.

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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