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Salaries: Asset Management (Australia & Asia) – Q4 2023

  • ,  Senior Investment Writer |
  • 02 Nov 2022
  • Updated 06 Feb 2024

Salary Survey Round-up: Front, middle, and back-office roles

Below is an updated list of Asian and Australian asset management salary surveys that have been uploaded to the Savvy Investor platform. These surveys detail compensation trends for asset managers, financial, and back-office roles across the Asia Pacific region, including Japan, and Hong Kong.

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AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND SALARIES


Australia Investment Analyst Salary Guide (Kaizen Recruitment, 2022)

For compliance reasons, this paper is only accessible in certain geographies

In 2022, some organisations struggled to hire investment analysts with one to four years’ experience primarily as they had pre-Covid expectations on salaries and were unaware about the general lack of availability in the market.

Australian Family Office Compensation Benchmark Report 2023 (KPMG/Agreus)

For compliance reasons, this paper is only accessible in certain geographies

CEOs of Australian family offices are paid, on average, between. $396,001-$500,000. They receive an average bonus of 21%-30% of base salary.

Wealth Management Salary Guide Australia (Kaizen Recruitment)

For compliance reasons, this paper is only accessible in certain geographies

It is not news to wealth management firms that securing new talent and retaining their existing is, to put lightly, a challenge. Only recently, have we seen this become much more evident.

Salary Survey: UniSuper’s CIO in Pole Position (Investment Magazine)

For compliance reasons, this paper is only accessible in certain geographies

Six industry super funds as well as public sector fund Commonwealth Superannuation Corp paid their CIOs over a million dollars as investors endured one of the most volatile years on record.

Banking, Finance, Insurance & Real Estate Salary Guide 2023/24 (Hays)

For compliance reasons, this paper is only accessible in certain geographies

This detailed salary guide and job market report from Hays covers roles across the economies in Australia and New Zealand. Roles in banking, financial services, insurance, and real estate are highlights.


HONG KONG SALARIES


Hong Kong Banking and Asset Management Salary Guide (Gemini Personnel)

This Hong Kong salary guide provides pay expectations for the following sectors: banking and financial services, asset management, hedge funds, private equity, risk and compliance, front office, middle office, and back office.

Hong Kong Financial Services Salary Guide 2023 (Hudson Global Resources)

For compliance reasons, this paper is only accessible in certain geographies

This salary guide is a compilation of salary and market information provided by Hudson consultants, clients, candidates and other sources across Asia. Front office, middle and back office roles are covered as well as compliance and risk.


OTHER APAC SALARIES


Asia Pacific Private Capital Compensation Survey (Heidrick & Struggles)

The goal of the survey is to provide the industry with the clearest and most up-to-date analysis on how compensation is evolving across strategies and levels as private capital grows and matures in Asia Pacific.

2023/24 Singapore Salary Guide (Persol Kelly)

For compliance reasons, this paper is only accessible in certain geographies

Our newly released 2023/24 Singapore Salary Guide provides a comprehensive overview of the latest average salaries for professional and technical positions across various industries. Banking and finance roles are on p.34.

India Salary Guide 2023 (Michael Page)

For compliance reasons, this paper is only accessible in certain geographies

The Page Insights Salary Guide provides insights into banking and financial services roles as well as property and construction sectors in India.


MIDDLE EAST SALARIES


UAE Financial Services Salary Guide 2022 (The National News, 2022)

This article provides a compensation guide for UAE workers in banking, wealth management, compliance, and risk.

Banking & Financial Services Salary Survey 2023: Saudi Arabia (Robert Walters)

Whilst the majority of hiring is still geared towards Saudi nationals, we have also seen demand for expat talent increase across various sectors.