Analytics Analyst Salary

Analytics Analysts in the United States take home an average $62K per year. In the world of Analytics Analysts, overall income ranges from $42K near the bottom to $88K at the top; this can include more than $10K from bonuses and more than $8K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Location and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Medical and dental coverage is claimed by a large number, and a fair number earn vision coverage. The majority of Analytics Analysts claim high levels of job satisfaction. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Analytics Analysts making up 56 percent of survey respondents. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$41,356 - $87,354
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$62K
$87K
MEDIAN: $62,418
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$16.54 - $40.86
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$41,356 - $87,354  
   
Bonus
$1,309 - $10,256  
Profit Sharing
$1,762 - $7,762  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$41,659 - $88,169  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 185
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$16.54 - $40.86  
   
Overtime
$40.21  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$1,309 - $10,256  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,762 - $7,762  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$41,659 - $88,169  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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Job Description for Analytics Analyst

The key roles of an analytics analyst are to create strategies to measure data for the company and then use that information to help the company create the most efficient working environment possible. The analytics analyst generally works in an office environment, many times with a team. They are also required to work with different departments within their organization on both collecting data and then utilizing it in an organizational plan. The analyst must identify the type of performance numbers that should be tracked and then monitor that data in a way that is effective, repeatable, and scalable. Then, the data must be organized and presented in a way that leaders within the company can understand and use in decision making.

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Analytics Analyst Tasks

  • Research and model data using statistical formulae and software.
  • Track analytic trends and update models accordingly.
  • Validate sources and note limitations of analysis.
  • Document and present findings to appropriate stakeholders.

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Popular Skills for Analytics Analyst


Overall, survey participants reported applying a fair number of skills to their work. Most notably, skills in SAS, Database Management & Reporting, Tableau Software, and Statistical Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 5 percent and 17 percent. At the other end of the pay range are skills like R and Microsoft Excel. Those proficient in Microsoft Excel are, more often than not, also skilled in SQL and Statistical Analysis. Most people skilled in Data Analysis are similarly competent in Statistical Analysis and SQL.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $63,543

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 53 percent, Analytics Analysts in Irvine receive some of the highest pay in the country. Analytics Analysts will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+16 percent), Atlanta (+10 percent), Chicago (+10 percent), and Newark (+5 percent). Place of residence plays a huge part in an Analytics Analyst's salary, with Tacoma Analytics Analysts earning salaries that are 30 percent less than the national average. Minneapolis and Manchester are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 21 percent lower and 13 percent lower, respectively.

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Key Stats for Analytics Analyst

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
1%
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Experience Affects Analytics Analyst Salaries

▲40%

▲13%

National Average
$64,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Analytics Analyst Salaries

SAS
▲17%

Database Management & Reporting
▲7%

Tableau Software
▲5%



National Average
$64,000

SQL
▼2%


R
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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