Investment banker earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Investment banker salary by state

State Name Average Salary
District of Columbia $103,300
Illinois $88,999
New York $81,800
Alabama $72,500
Massachusetts $81,120
Virginia $82,900
Georgia $73,370
Colorado $74,680
Pennsylvania $75,010
New Jersey $77,080
Delaware $72,370
California $72,620
Nebraska $72,600
Ohio $75,670
Connecticut $73,560
New Hampshire $77,300
Rhode Island $69,910
Maryland $71,230
North Dakota $69,040
North Carolina $67,040
Arizona $66,843
Indiana $66,590
Minnesota $65,470
Missouri $69,570
Washington $65,840
Vermont $69,530
Oklahoma $68,660
Oregon $69,580
Guam $71,410
Texas $62,900
Michigan $59,420
Iowa $63,260
South Carolina $65,300
Utah $64,980
West Virginia $67,330
Alaska $60,720
Montana $63,940
Florida $62,400
Maine $62,200
Tennessee $57,100
Mississippi $59,120
New Mexico $58,590
Louisiana $55,490
Wisconsin $53,960
Kentucky $54,274
Wyoming $58,420
Nevada $54,230
Idaho $50,990
Kansas $51,780
South Dakota $48,300
Arkansas $37,970
Puerto Rico $28,790

How do investment banker salaries compare to similar careers?

Investment bankers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than business analysts but more than financial quantitative analysts.

Career Median Salary
Business analyst salary $82K
Financial analyst salary $80K
Entrepreneur salary $43K
Auditor salary $76K
Consultant salary $64K
Investment banker salary $70K
Risk management specialist salary $70K
Budget analyst salary $74K
Fraud analyst salary $70K
Financial quantitative analyst salary $70K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)