Analytics Consultant Salary

The average Analytics Consultant in the United States earns approximately $77K per year. Incomes of Analytics Consultants vary widely depending on performance components; bonuses and profit sharing that can occasionally exceed $15K cause paychecks to spread between $57K on the low end and $120K on the high end. The most important factor affecting compensation for this group is the company, followed by tenure and location. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. There are more male Analytics Consultants than female among those who completed the questionnaire, making up 62 percent. For the most part, Analytics Consultants enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
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$54,971 - $111,651
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MEDIAN: $76,727
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$54,971 - $111,651  
   
Bonus
$2,899 - $15,188  
Profit Sharing
$811 - $14,795  
Total Pay (?
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$56,793 - $119,986  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 510
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Hourly Rate
$24.92 - $100.90  
   
Overtime
$15.21 - $51.93  
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$2,899 - $15,188  
   
Profit Sharing
$811 - $14,795  
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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$56,793 - $119,986  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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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


Many Analytics Consultants can be found at Wells Fargo & Co., Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Deloitte, Humana, Inc., and Deloitte & Touche LLP, firms that are at the top of the field. The biggest paychecks can be found at Slalom Consulting — the median salary there is $125K. Analytics Consultants can also look forward to large paychecks at Accenture ($90K), Deloitte & Touche LLP ($84K), and Wells Fargo & Co. ($81K).

Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Deloitte, and Wells Fargo Bank also scrape the bottom of the pay scale, with median earnings hovering around $65K, $67K, and $78K.

Popular Skills for Analytics Consultant


Analytics Consultants seem to wield many skills on the job. Most notably, facility with Web Analytics, Data Modeling, and Project Management are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 23 percent, 17 percent, and 13 percent, respectively. Skills that pay less than market rate include Python, Research Analysis, and Microsoft Excel. Most people experienced in Data Analysis also know SAS.

Pay by Experience Level for Analytics Consultant

Pay by Experience for an Analytics Consultant has a positive trend. An entry-level Analytics Consultant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 331 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Analytics Consultant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $93,000 based on 160 salaries. An experienced Analytics Consultant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $108,000 based on 68 salaries. An Analytics Consultant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $134,000 based on 18 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $81,168

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

For Analytics Consultants, Boston provides a pay rate that is 30 percent greater than the national average. Analytics Consultants will also find cushy salaries in Seattle (+6 percent), Atlanta (+6 percent), New York (+6 percent), and San Francisco (+5 percent). Location significantly influences compensation, with Ann Arbor Analytics Consultants earning much less — 21 percent less — than the national average. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Des Moines (10 percent less) and Columbus (9 percent less).

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Key Stats for Analytics Consultant

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Analytics Consultant Salaries

▲65%

▲33%

▲14%

National Average
$81,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Analytics Consultant Salaries

Web Analytics
▲23%

Data Modeling
▲17%


Machine Learning
▲9%

R
▲3%

SAS
▲2%


Big Data Analytics
▲2%

SQL
▼0%


Microsoft SQL Server
▼0%

National Average
$81,000



Research Analysis
▼14%

Python
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 8%
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