FINANCE & BANKING SALARY IN SWITZERLAND

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Average gross salary for Finance & Banking GROSS SALARY
CHF 132,780
Average gorss salary (USD) for Finance & Banking GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 140,057
Average net salary for Finance & Banking NET SALARY
CHF 101,093
The most typical salary for Finance & Banking MOST TYPICAL GROSS
CHF 93,214
  Updated: 01 Sep 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 23%
  Salary entries: 129

Finance & Banking Earnings in Switzerland

Average salary for Finance & Banking in Switzerland is CHF 132,780.

Average take home earning is CHF 101,093 (Net).

The most typical salary is CHF 93,214 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
7 % CHF 244,333
10 % CHF 200,000
22 % CHF 172,666
60 % CHF 120,522
86 % CHF 93,214
91 % CHF 83,833
98 % CHF 60,800
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Finance Manager CHF 148,288 US$ 156,505 33
Financial Analyst CHF 97,960 US$ 103,279 20
Risk Manager CHF 139,900 US$ 147,953 10
Investment Manager CHF 162,444 US$ 170,874 09
Tax Manager CHF 163,666 US$ 177,099 06
Banks CHF 131,250 US$ 134,415 04
Risk Analyst CHF 90,000 US$ 93,525 04
Financial Accountant CHF 83,584 US$ 90,049 04
Bank Manager CHF 186,999 US$ 200,557 03
Hedge Fund Manager CHF 250,000 US$ 256,566 02
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Zurich CHF 127,053 US$ 133,501 64
Geneva CHF 135,825 US$ 143,202 40
Lausanne CHF 173,666 US$ 187,467 09
Lugano CHF 120,864 US$ 124,114 05
Basel CHF 128,750 US$ 137,317 04
Lucerne CHF 141,000 US$ 153,062 02
Bern CHF 100,000 US$ 102,626 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   FINANCE & BANKING   SWITZERLAND

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
More US$ 256,947 CHF 244,333
09
205K US$ 217,483 CHF 200,000
04
195K US$ 192,759 CHF 190,000
03
185K US$ 192,542 CHF 181,142
07
175K US$ 184,408 CHF 172,666
06
165K US$ 170,054 CHF 161,875
08
155K US$ 159,119 CHF 151,142
07
145K US$ 151,145 CHF 141,688
09
135K US$ 140,863 CHF 132,999
11
125K US$ 125,628 CHF 120,522
14
115K US$ 118,550 CHF 112,400
05
105K US$ 105,684 CHF 100,885
14
95K US$ 98,483 CHF 93,214
14
85K US$ 87,739 CHF 83,833
06
75K US$ 78,523 CHF 72,950
04
65K US$ 62,984 CHF 60,800
05
45K US$ 46,182 CHF 45,000
01
35K US$ 32,566 CHF 30,000
01
25K US$ 24,208 CHF 24,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   FINANCE & BANKING   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 141,806 CHF 133,975 82
Women US$ 136,136 CHF 130,649 35
N/A US$ 139,542 CHF 130,833 12

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   FINANCE & BANKING   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 177,956 CHF 166,875 08
Masters Degree US$ 147,159 CHF 139,426 69
Bachelors Degree US$ 130,673 CHF 124,166 44
Some College US$ 94,811 CHF 89,999 03
High School US$ 96,939 CHF 95,000 03
Bellow H. School US$ 82,422 CHF 77,500 02

Finance & Banking workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Switzerland. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses CHF 166,875. While Finance & Banking workers with Bellow H. School education earn the least, with an average gross income of CHF 77,500. This is 115.91% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   FINANCE & BANKING   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 197,557 CHF 186,428 07
16-20 Years US$ 167,276 CHF 160,000 09
12-16 Years US$ 153,992 CHF 146,179 16
8-12 Years US$ 159,045 CHF 151,223 30
4-8 Years US$ 131,342 CHF 123,624 39
2-4 Years US$ 102,186 CHF 98,000 12
1-2 Years US$ 95,675 CHF 90,000 05
0-1 Year US$ 101,524 CHF 96,436 11

Finance & Banking workers in Switzerland with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of CHF 186,428 compared to CHF 90,000 for their counterparts with 1-2 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 1-2 Years is 106.49%.


  SALARY BY AGE   FINANCE & BANKING   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
51-56 US$ 206,891 CHF 191,250 04
45-50 US$ 158,501 CHF 149,285 07
39-44 US$ 177,929 CHF 169,070 17
33-38 US$ 147,814 CHF 140,129 39
27-32 US$ 118,407 CHF 112,740 36
22-26 US$ 93,223 CHF 89,292 13
16-21 US$ 191,644 CHF 190,000 01
N/A US$ 139,542 CHF 130,833 12
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  SALARY BY CAREER   FINANCE & BANKING   SWITZERLAND

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Hedge Fund Manager US$ 256,566 CHF 250,000 02
2. Bank Manager US$ 200,557 CHF 186,999 03
3. Chartered Financial Analyst US$ 184,022 CHF 172,500 02
4. Tax Manager US$ 177,099 CHF 163,666 06
5. Investment Manager US$ 170,874 CHF 162,444 09
6. Fund Manager US$ 172,739 CHF 160,000 01
7. Finance Manager US$ 156,505 CHF 148,288 33
8. MBA US$ 157,404 CHF 145,000 02
9. Financial Coordinator US$ 141,212 CHF 140,000 01
10. Risk Manager US$ 147,953 CHF 139,900 10
11. Banks US$ 134,415 CHF 131,250 04
12. Other Finance Career US$ 127,142 CHF 121,361 24
13. Financial Analyst US$ 103,279 CHF 97,960 20
14. Risk Analyst US$ 93,525 CHF 90,000 04
15. Economist US$ 93,475 CHF 87,500 02
16. Financial Accountant US$ 90,049 CHF 83,584 04
17. Financial Adviser US$ 67,596 CHF 65,000 02

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In Switzerland economy, Hedge Fund Manager is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of CHF 250,000. Bank Manager and Chartered Financial Analyst follow, earning CHF 186,999 and CHF 172,500, respectively. Financial Adviser earn a gross annual average of CHF 65,000, while Financial Accountant earn CHF 83,584. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 279.56%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   FINANCE & BANKING   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 141,825 CHF 134,311 117
Contract US$ 123,658 CHF 121,474 07
Self Employed US$ 166,952 CHF 155,000 03
Part Time US$ 53,700 CHF 49,500 02
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  SALARY BY CITY   FINANCE & BANKING   SWITZERLAND

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Lausanne Finance & Banking in Lausanne US$ 187,467 CHF 173,666 09
2. Lucerne Finance & Banking in Lucerne US$ 153,062 CHF 141,000 02
3. Geneva Finance & Banking in Geneva US$ 143,202 CHF 135,825 40
4. Basel Finance & Banking in Basel US$ 137,317 CHF 128,750 04
5. Zurich Finance & Banking in Zurich US$ 133,501 CHF 127,053 64
6. Lugano Finance & Banking in Lugano US$ 124,114 CHF 120,864 05
7. Bern Finance & Banking in Bern US$ 102,626 CHF 100,000 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    FINANCE & BANKING

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Switzerland Switzerland US$ 140,057 CHF 132,780 129
2. Australia Australia Finance & Banking in Australia US$ 96,734 AU$ 110,303 152
3. United Kingdom United Kingdom Finance & Banking in United Kingdom US$ 96,225 GBP 65,076 349
4. Germany Germany Finance & Banking in Germany US$ 93,496 EUR 75,238 132
5. United States United States Finance & Banking US$ 92,806 US$ 92,806 949
6. Norway Norway Finance & Banking in Norway US$ 88,194 NOK 678,387 61
7. France France Finance & Banking in France US$ 87,297 EUR 70,906 83
8. Canada Canada Finance & Banking in Canada US$ 78,493 CA$ 85,356 259
9. Finland Finland Finance & Banking in Finland US$ 72,755 EUR 59,153 28
10. Italy Italy Finance & Banking in Italy US$ 62,793 EUR 51,549 70

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(57/57)  TAX MANAGER


 Posted: 01 Sep 2020

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Tax structuring, M&A, tax reporting."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 165,000
US$ 168,244


(56/57)  ECONOMIST


 Posted: 11 Aug 2020

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Economist working in economy."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 80,000
US$ 81,573


(55/57)  SALES MANAGEMENT


 Posted: 17 Jul 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Sales initiatives and project management."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 130,000
US$ 132,556


(54/57)  INVESTMENT ANALYST


 Posted: 09 Jun 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Investment financial analysis."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 112,000
US$ 114,202


(53/57)  MARKET RISK ANALYST


 Posted: 03 Jun 2020

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Managing market risk."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 100,000
US$ 101,966


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(52/57)  CORPORATE FINANCE


 Posted: 02 Apr 2020

Doctorate Degree, 4-8 years: "Financial modelling, due diligence, reporting."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 135,000
US$ 137,654


(51/57)  ASSISTANT VICE PRESIDENT


 Posted: 06 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Finance, UHNWI, Investment management."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 120,000
US$ 122,359


(50/57)  CONTROLLER


 Posted: 24 Dec 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Business controller."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 100,400
US$ 103,037


(49/57)  PORTFOLIO MANAGER


 Posted: 09 Dec 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Manager of global equity portfolio."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 280,000
US$ 287,353


(48/57)  COMPLIANCE SPECIALIST


 Posted: 07 Nov 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Client control and documentation."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 90,000
US$ 92,364


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(47/57)  SENIOR FINANCE MANAGER


 Posted: 20 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Financial analysis, reporting, business support."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 120,000
US$ 123,151


(46/57)  SENIOR INVESTMENT CONSULTANT


 Posted: 20 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Conduct investment manager due diligence; portfolio allocation; portfolio construction, CFA Charterholder;."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 140,000
US$ 143,677


(45/57)  ASSISTANT PORTFOLIO MANAGER


 Posted: 12 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Portfolio Mangement, Portfolio Analysis and Private Equity Analysis. Marketing design and creation."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 60,000
US$ 61,576


(44/57)  PORTFOLIO MANAGER


 Posted: 03 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Investment management for private banking customers."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 90,000
US$ 92,364


(43/57)  CONTROLLER


 Posted: 01 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Corporate financial controller."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 120,000
US$ 123,151


(42/57)  FUND ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 17 May 2019

High School, 2-4 years: "Preparation of reports showing yields, net asset values, and distributions. Reconciling various accounts with data from other sources and correcting any variances."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 85,000
US$ 87,232


(41/57)  CONTROLLER


 Posted: 17 Mar 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Budgetting planning p&l."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 96,000
US$ 98,521


(40/57)  SENIOR ANALYST


 Posted: 19 Feb 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "10 years experience in the financial sector."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 100,000
US$ 102,626


(39/57)  CONTROLLER


 Posted: 12 Feb 2019

High School, 8-12 years: "Financial controlling."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 105,000
US$ 107,758


(38/57)  CONTROLLER


 Posted: 07 Feb 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Planning & Analysis."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 250,000
US$ 256,566


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(37/57)  VICE PRESIDENT


 Posted: 30 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Technology implementation at asset management houses."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 140,000
US$ 143,677


(36/57)  FINANCE MANAGER


 Posted: 15 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Finance Manager for Operations."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 125,000
US$ 128,283


(35/57)  BUSINESS ANALYST


 Posted: 24 Dec 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Business analyst responsible of several projects, reporting and financial reporting, as well as financial analysis and financial control."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 100,000
US$ 102,626


(34/57)  CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 16 Dec 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "To become a Cheif financial officer by excell in my field."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 180,000
US$ 184,727


(33/57)  PLANNING AND REPORTING MANAGER


 Posted: 14 Dec 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Planning, forecasting and IFRS reporting."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 146,000
US$ 149,834


(32/57)  FINANCIAL CONTROLLER


 Posted: 03 Dec 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Business and Finance Controlling."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 136,000
US$ 139,572


(31/57)  DATA ANALYST


 Posted: 29 Nov 2018

Doctorate Degree, 4-8 years: "Analysis data for a bank."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 100,000
US$ 102,626


(30/57)  SENIOR FINANCE MANAGER


 Posted: 27 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Special Projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 165,000
US$ 169,333


(29/57)  MANAGING DIRECTOR


 Posted: 20 Sep 2018

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Investment, merger and acquistion."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 250,000
US$ 256,566


(28/57)  COMPLIANCE ANALYST


 Posted: 16 Sep 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Compliance analust, KYV, KYB, Onboarding, remediation."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 45,000
US$ 46,182


(27/57)  FINANCIAL ANALYST


 Posted: 12 Sep 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Financial analyst, fp&a, planning."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 100,000
US$ 102,626


(26/57)  SENIOR MANAGER


 Posted: 13 Aug 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Senior Manager at Group Consolidation team of a multinational Company."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 190,000
US$ 194,990


(25/57)  INVESTMENT DIRECTOR


 Posted: 16 Jul 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Investment management, due diligence."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 250,000
US$ 256,566


(24/57)  FINANCIAL ANALYST


 Posted: 11 Jul 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Financial Analyst."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 92,000
US$ 94,416


(23/57)  DIRECTOR


 Posted: 14 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Operational risk manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 138,000
US$ 141,624


(22/57)  QUANTITATIVE RISK ANALYST


 Posted: 04 Jun 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Stress methodology for capit model risk."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 138,000
US$ 141,624


(21/57)  OPERATIONS MANAGER


 Posted: 30 Apr 2018

Some College, 4-8 years: "In charge of diverse operational tasks."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 115,000
US$ 118,020


(20/57)  CORPORATE RELATIONSHIP MANAGER


 Posted: 26 Apr 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "First point of contact for corporate clients to services and products offering of the bank."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 180,000
US$ 184,727


(19/57)  TRADE FINANCE MANAGER


 Posted: 23 Apr 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Structuring trade finance transactions."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 120,000
US$ 123,151


(18/57)  WEALTH MANAGMENT BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT


 Posted: 23 Apr 2018

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Manage wealths from other people."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 120,000
US$ 123,151


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(17/57)  CREDIT ANALYST


 Posted: 08 Apr 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Analyse credit worthiness of counterparties."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 120,000
US$ 123,151


(16/57)  FINANCE MANAGER


 Posted: 30 Mar 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Accounting, tax, controlling."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 122,320
US$ 125,532


(15/57)  HEAD OF FP&A


 Posted: 29 Mar 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Lead fp&a team Lead forecasting and planning."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 170,000
US$ 174,465


(14/57)  FINANCE MANAGER


 Posted: 26 Mar 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Reporting according to IFRS, controlling local expenses."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 120,000
US$ 123,151


(13/57)  BUSINESS ANALYST


 Posted: 21 Mar 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Analysis and planning with budgets."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 88,000
US$ 90,311


(12/57)  TRADER


 Posted: 07 Mar 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Execution of derivatives across all asset classes."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 150,000
US$ 153,939


(11/57)  SENIOR FINANCE MANAGER


 Posted: 08 Feb 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Planning controlling budgeting audit."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 160,000
US$ 164,202


(10/57)  BUSINESS MANAGER


 Posted: 27 Jan 2018

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Asset management with affinity for wealth management."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 150,000
US$ 153,939


(9/57)  TRUST DIRECTOR


 Posted: 08 Dec 2017

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Director in company and trust adminstration/ wealth planning."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 190,000
US$ 191,644


(8/57)  MATURITY


 Posted: 06 Dec 2017

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Sales, Trader, Executions on Financial Markets."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 110,000
US$ 110,952


(7/57)  ASSOCIATE


 Posted: 12 Nov 2017

Some College, 2-4 years: "Part time, IR service firm, only been working within this industry for 1months, previously worked as operator in settlements."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 24,000
US$ 24,208


(6/57)  HEAD OF FINANCE


 Posted: 26 Oct 2017

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Reporting Forecasting Quarterly and annual closing."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 60,000
US$ 60,519


(5/57)  BANKING


 Posted: 26 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "I have completed my graduation in 2017 and seeking job in Switzerland."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 190,000
US$ 191,644


(4/57)  CLIENT ADVISOR ASSISTANT


 Posted: 15 Aug 2017

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "–support [Client Advisors/Relationship Managers/Investment Advisors] –be the point of entry for processing client orders –make sure that administrative arrangements and client-related processes are completed –carry out daily transaction processing and complex troubleshooting –keep in contact with internal and external clients."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 80,000
US$ 80,692


(3/57)  FINANCIAL ANALYST


 Posted: 27 Jul 2017

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "PnL analysis, variance analysis, business partnering, budgeting, business support."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 140,000
US$ 141,212


(2/57)  CLIENT ONBOARDING OFFICER


 Posted: 27 Jul 2017

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Review of client account opening documentation to ensure adherence to legal, regulatory and internal requirements. Direct communication with clients in the account opening phase in order to obtain information and documentation. Review and processing of most client-signed documentation throughout the life of an account. Keeping up to date a variety of systems used to store client information and documentation. Analysis of existing client files from a KYC/AML perspective within a determined review period. Attending to our internal partners’ queries."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 90,000
US$ 90,779


(1/57)  ASSISTANT PORTFOLIO MANAGER


 Posted: 14 Jul 2017

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Independent investment management company. Production of analytical report. General support to managing director. Analytical reports."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 60,000
US$ 60,519


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