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Floor Trader Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$121,848 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Floor Trader is $121,848 a year and $59 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Floor Trader is between $67,186 and $155,569. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Floor Trader. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Buys and sells securities on floor of securities exchange.
  • Assesses market conditions and trends to determine best time to execute securities transaction orders.
  • Bases purchase and sale of securities on market quotation and competition in market.
  • Must meet exchange requirements, which may include State license, to be member of exchange.
Floor Trader Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents

Job family population: 389,610

Estimated population of Floor Trader jobs: 62,045

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Floor Trader Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Retail Cashier & Sales Floor Support
May 6
Northbrook, IL, USA
Work with the team to ensure the sale's floor stays "runway ready" through re-merchandising and ... Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN) is publicly traded on the NYSE.
Floor Technician
Mar 21
Hodgkins, IL, USA
Alternative Staffing Inc
Must adhere to floor cleaning and sanitation schedule * Buffs, polishes, and strips floors using ... trades temp agencies and general labor temp agencies, our mission is to successfully match the ...
Supply & Trading Data Strategist
Mar 30
Chicago, IL, USA
The BP Supply & Trading Data Strategist team is a global team currently located on four of BP's trading floors worldwide in London, Houston, New York and Singapore. The team provides analytic support ...
Account Executive - Chicago - Bryn Mawr Ave.
Apr 30
Chicago, IL, USA
Orange Wing Consulting
Chubb is the world's largest publicly traded property and casualty insurer. With operations in 54 ... 7th Floor Chicago, IL 60631 Company Description Orange Wing Consulting focuses on staffing ...
Concrete Coatings / Polymer Performance Flooring Applicators
Apr 10
Village of Melrose Park, IL, USA
Concare Inc
... the trades, please apply. Pre-employment drug screening, E-verify and background checks, valid ... Company Description Concare is a leader in surface solutions for commercial and industrial floors.
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