Budget Analyst Salary (United States)

A Budget Analyst earns an average salary of $54,673 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
Budget Analyst Total Pay (?
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$39,696 - $83,112
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MEDIAN: $54,672
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Budget Analyst Total Pay (?
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$14.85 - $33.13
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MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$39,696 - $83,112  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,979  
Profit Sharing
$515 - $9,696  
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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$39,366 - $83,445  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,257
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.85 - $33.13  
   
Overtime
$24.03 - $47.33  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,979  
   
Profit Sharing
$515 - $9,696  
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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$39,366 - $83,445  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,257
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Job Description for Budget Analyst
The budget analyst is responsible for providing assistance and analysis during the budget-development process. They look at the organization's past performance in terms of funds allocation to ensure current and future budgets have the most effective, efficient allocation of financial resources throughout the company.
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Budget Analyst Tasks
  • Perform trending analysis and projections.
  • Maintain expense and audit records for inventories and budget balances.
  • Prepare budgets for departments based on performance, revenue, and expenses.
  • Review expenditures to ensure compliance within operational and capital budget limits.
  • Provide insight to control and budget policies.
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Pay by Experience Level for Budget Analyst
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Arlington
up arrow 24%
San Diego
up arrow 15%
Huntsville
up arrow 6%
Boston
up arrow 6%
Chicago
up arrow 4%
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National Average
$55,000
Houston
up arrow 2%
Los Angeles
up arrow 3%
San Antonio
up arrow 9%
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Atlanta
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Dallas
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Experience Affects Budget Analyst Salaries

National Average
$55,000

Skills That Affect Budget Analyst Salaries

Forecasting
up arrow 8%
Budget Management
up arrow 4%
Financial Analysis
up arrow 3%
Financial Reporting
up arrow 3%
Data Analysis
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%
Budgeting
up arrow 1%
National Average
$55,000
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%
JD Edwards
up arrow 11%
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Gender
Female
52%
female alumni
 
Male
48%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
9%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 8%
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