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US and Canada Asset Management Salary Surveys (Updated Q3 2019)

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Our Content Team has updated this unique list of the best US and Canadian asset management salary surveys, reviewing the investment, pensions and finance industries. These surveys cover a variety of roles within fund management and asset gathering, back office, pensions and finance.
 

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2019 USA Accounting and Finance Salary Guide (Robert Half)

Turn to pp 17-19 for salary levels in banking and financial markets, risk and compliance, client service and operations.

2019 U.S. Salary Survey (Institute of Management Accountants)

For many years, the Institute of Management Accountants, has conducted a salary survey of its members around the world. The survey has enabled members to compare their compensation to others, assess the value of education and certification, and more. This specific report focuses on U.S. participants only and compares compensation levels and job satisfaction across the country.

2018 U.S. Financial Services Compensation (Johnson Associates)

This report by Johnson Associates presents the outlook for U.S. financial services compensation. It focuses specifically on the asset management and private equity industries.

Changing Pay Fundamentals and 2018 Recap (Johnson Associates)

This report by Johnson Associates presents some of the changing industry incentives being employed by financial services firms in the United States. It focuses specifically on the asset management and private equity industries.

2018 North American Private Equity Compensation Survey (Heidrick & Struggles)

This 42-page report from Heidrick & Struggles dices the data in a variety of ways, showing base, bonus and carry by AUM and showing how compensation varies across different roles and lengths of experience.

2019 Canada Accounting and Finance Salary Guide (Robert Half)

Robert Half presents benchmark salary ranges for Canadian professionals in finance and accounting roles.

2018 Financial Compensation Survey (CFA Society Chicago)

The CFA Society of Chicago, IL, released this survey of salaries for investment professionals within their region in November of 2018.

2018 Financial Compensation Survey (CFA Society Iowa and Nebraska)

The CFA Societies of Iowa and Nebraska released this survey of salaries for investment professionals within their region in November of 2018.

Q3 2018 Trends in Financial Services Compensation (Johnson Associates)

Johnson Associates presents the results of their quarterly salary survey for professionals in traditional asset management roles as well as alternative assets.

Preqin Special Report: Private Capital Compensation and Employment, Mar 2018

This report by Preqin explores the compensation and employment trends emerging in the world of private capital. 65% of firms expect to increase the size of their workforce in 2018, proving the demand for talent continues to grow.

2018 Financial Compensation Survey (CFA Society Pittsburgh)

The CFA Society of Pittsburgh, PA, released this survey of salaries for investment professionals within their region in June of 2018.

Asset Management Distribution: 2017 Compensation Trends (Heidrick & Struggles)

This report by Heidrick & Struggles includes the results of a wide-ranging survey and presents market insights to help asset management firms build their teams and strategies.

US Financial Executive Compensation Report 2017 (Grant Thornton)

A detailed look at compensation for financial execs in the US, in particular for those at CFO level or VP of Finance.

Salaries for fundraising and asset gathering investment professionals (Emolument)

From Emolument; a brief survey of salaries for investment marketers involved in the business of asset gathering.

2016 Financial Compensation Survey (CFA Societies of Florida)

Four CFA Societies from the state of Florida pooled their data to product this region-specific analysis of compensation levels for investment professionals.

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