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The average independent trader salary in United States is $108,169 or an equivalent hourly rate of $52. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $25,063. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level independent trader (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $82,972. On the other end, a senior level independent trader (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $131,501.

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Job Description
Buy and sell securities or commodities in investment and trading firms, or provide financial services to businesses and individuals. May advise customers about stocks, bonds, mutual funds, commodities, and market conditions.

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