With projections of becoming a $1.5 trillion industry by 2030, the financial technology sector has witnessed rapid growth in recent years. Banking-focused financial technology companies are expected to make up almost 25% of all banking valuations worldwide by the end of the decade.
With this anticipated growth comes the hot topic of salaries, not only for those hiring and professionals already working in the industry, but also for those considering a career in this exciting and lucrative field.
Offering a comprehensive overview on financial technology compensation in the US, the following guidance covers key cities across the states, based on our specialist consultants’ market expertise and conversations with hiring managers and top talent. We have provided average compensation ranges across three different functions in five different locations, split into Sell Side/Fintech and Hedge Funds/Prop Trading categories.