Analytics Consultant Salary

Analytics Consultants in the United States take home approximately $73K per year on average. Final cash compensation to Analytics Consultants varies from around $55K to approximately $118K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $15K and $10K, respectively. The most important factor affecting compensation for this group is career duration, followed by the particular city and the particular employer. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Almost all enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Most people who answered the questionnaire are men; 68 percent of Analytics Consultants are male. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
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$53,647 - $107,417
(Median)
$54K
$73K
$110K
MEDIAN: $72,734
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$18.76 - $86.16
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$19
$29
$86
MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$53,647 - $107,417  
   
Bonus
$800 - $14,671  
Profit Sharing
$900 - $9,500  
Total Pay (?
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$54,695 - $118,228  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 385
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$0$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$18.76 - $86.16  
   
Overtime
$-0.49 - $35.37  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$800 - $14,671  
   
Profit Sharing
$900 - $9,500  
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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$54,695 - $118,228  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Job Description for Analytics Consultant

Analytics consultants are in charge of developing and implementing analytics solutions for their organization. They are responsible for creating data mining projects and utilize that information to increase consumer brand awareness and revenue. One of the analytics consultant's main functions is creating reports for business users. They use programming skills to sort through large amounts of information and complete data processing and analytics to suggest business process changes. Analytics consultants must demonstrate leadership and the ability to work with a team; they also work closely with other business departments to gather all the needed data. They must multitask and prioritize important and time-sensitive products. These consultants also conceptualize aspects of the business using scripts, tables, and complex reports. Analytics consultants generally work full time in an office setting. They report their progress to the analytics supervisor or administrator in their company.

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Analytics Consultant Tasks

  • Interview users to identify data needs and delivery mechanisms.
  • Design and synthesize reports and metrics, documenting process flows and fulfilling business needs.
  • Examine systems and recommend methodologies to improve data and its usage.
  • Execute data quality and data auditing plans, evaluating and presenting on findings.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Analytics Consultant


The biggest paychecks can be found at Wells Fargo Bank — the median salary there is $75K; however, employees are subject to a wide range in pay, with the lowest salaries sitting near $47K and highest ones in the neighborhood of $109K.

Wells Fargo Home Mortgage offers the lowest pay in the field with a median salary of just $62K. There's also little variation in pay at the company, with pay ranging from $49K to $84K.

Popular Skills for Analytics Consultant


Analytics Consultants seem to require a number of specific skills. Most notably, facility with R, Data Modeling, and Big Data Analytics are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 24 percent, 20 percent, and 18 percent, respectively. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Microsoft SQL Server and Research Analysis. Those educated in Data Analysis tend to be well versed in Microsoft Excel.

Pay by Experience Level for Analytics Consultant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


In general, experience and pay appear to be strongly linked; those with more experience usually bring in higher incomes. The average inexperienced worker earns $69K, and someone who has worked for five to 10 years can expect a bigger median salary of $86K. Six-figure salaries surface after one to two decades on the job — experienced professionals in this group reap a six-figure median of $100K. Seasoned workers who boast more than two decades of relevant experience enjoy a median salary of $135K, which is substantially larger than the medians reported by folks with fewer years on their resumes.

Pay Difference by Location


Home to some of the best pay for Analytics Consultants, San Francisco offers exceptional salaries, 31 percent above the national average. Analytics Consultants will also find cushy salaries in Boston (+23 percent), Dallas (+18 percent), Seattle (+10 percent), and Charlotte (+10 percent). Compared to the national average, Ann Arbor Analytics Consultants have considerably lower salaries, 22 percent below the national average to be exact. Location appears to be a major driving force in pay for those in this profession. Employers also pay below the national average in Minneapolis (18 percent lower) and Des Moines (12 percent lower).

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Experience Affects Analytics Consultant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 77%



National Average
$76,000


Skills That Affect Analytics Consultant Salaries

R
up arrow 24%

Data Modeling
up arrow 20%

Big Data Analytics
up arrow 18%


SAS
up arrow 4%

SQL
0%

National Average
$76,000

Data Analysis
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Research Analysis
up arrow 9%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 55 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 8%
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