Renowned compensation consultant Alan Johnson – who works with most big Wall Street firms – believes that financial services organisations are going to base more roles outside of New York to cut costs. Across the whole country, there will be a reduction of 50k financial services jobs over the next 12 months, Johnson predicts, with approximately 10k of those redundancies in New York. For those who keep their jobs, their pay will drop an average of 10% over that timeframe in the U.S., he said.

eFinancialCareers / March 14, 2016