LPL Financial Holdings is the largest independent broker-dealer in the United States. The company has more than 14,000 financial advisors, over $500 billion in advisory & brokerage assets, and generated approximately $4.3 billion in annual revenue for the 2015 fiscal year. LPL Financial was formed in 1989 through the merger of two brokerage firms—Linsco and Private Ledger—and has since expanded its number of independent financial advisors both organically and through acquisitions. LPL Financial has main offices in Boston, Charlotte, and San Diego. Approximately 3,384 employees support financial advisors, financial institutions, and technology, custody, and clearing service subscribers with enabling technology, comprehensive clearing and compliance services, practice management programs and training, and independent research.
Highest paying job titles at LPL Financial include Senior Software Engineer, Senior Quality Assurance Engineer, and Senior Software Developer