Graduate Trader Career Path

Are you thinking of becoming a Graduate Trader or already started your career and planning the next step? Learn how to become a Graduate Trader, what skills you need to succeed, how to advance your career and get promoted, and what levels of pay to expect at each step on your career path. Explore new Graduate Trader job openings and options for career transitions into related roles.

Seniority Levels

L2

Graduate Trader

Alias: Trader, Associate Trader...(4)
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£36,851Avg. Annual Salary
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L3

Senior Trader

Alias: Journeyman Trader
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2 - 4Years of Experience
£72,548Avg. Annual Salary
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L4

Lead Trader

Alias: Leader of Trading
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£44,330Avg. Annual Salary
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Salary Trajectory

Graduate Trader Career Path

£150K
£118K
£85K
£53K
£20K
L2
L4
L6
L8
L11
Seniority Levels
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Graduate Trader Career Transitions

Your skills as a graduate trader can prepare you to transition into related roles, such as portfolio manager or investment banking analyst, which could open up different career paths for you. Below are the most common graduate trader career transitions, along with typical salaries and skill requirements.