The salary and bonus is the most critical part of a trade life.


If you want to become a commodity trader, you are money-driven. Let’s be honest, I’ve never heard any of my fellow trader friends say: “Oh, I would do this job even if I wasn’t paid.”


Salary and bonus are the ultimate performance scale!


To conduct this analysis, it took us six months, and we’ve gathered data about a bit less than 80 commodity traders. So I won’t say it’s statistical evidence. However, it gives a good look.


Additional notes :Ā 


  • The highest starting salaries are on average in Switzerland.


  • The lowest starting salaries are on average in Continental Europe.


  • We’ve also seen a pretty low entry salary in London, which makes no sense in comparison to the city living cost.


  • The lowest salaries for the 7+ experienced trader are found in Continental Europe.


  • The salaries from the lowest to the highest in the following :Ā  Continental Europe > USA > UK > Singapore > Switzerland. It makes sense if we take into account the living cost.


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