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Wall Street $: Salaries & Bonuses, 1985-2012

Wall Street $: Salaries & Bonuses, 1985-2012 Wall Street $: Salaries & Bonuses, 1985-2012

Since the 2008 financial crisis, Wall Street pay is down, double-digits. But, over the sweep of the past quarter century, it's a different story.

SOURCES: Office of the New York State Comptroller, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Bonus: 1985 Average Bonus: 1985
Average Bonus: 1995 Average Bonus: 1995
Average Bonus: 2005 Average Bonus: 2005
Average Bonus: 2007 Average Bonus: 2007
Average Bonus: 2012 Average Bonus: 2012
Average Bonus: 2012 v. 1985 Average Bonus: 2012 v. 1985
Average Salary: 2006 Average Salary: 2006
Average Salary: 2007 Average Salary: 2007
Average Salary: 2008 Average Salary: 2008
Average Salary: 2011 Average Salary: 2011
Salary + Bonus: 2007 Salary + Bonus: 2007
Salary + Bonus: 2012 Salary + Bonus: 2012
Salary + Bonus: 2012 v. 2007 Salary + Bonus: 2012 v. 2007

Since the 2008 financial crisis, Wall Street pay is down, double-digits. But, over the sweep of the past quarter century, it's a different story.

SOURCES: Office of the New York State Comptroller, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

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