Budget Analyst Salary (United States)

A Budget Analyst earns an average salary of $54,922 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
Budget Analyst Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$39,821 - $83,071
(Median)
40K
55K
67K
83K
MEDIAN: $54,921
10%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px
Budget Analyst Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$15.21 - $34.21
(Median)
15
19
24
28
34
MEDIAN: $23.00
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$39,821 - $83,071  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,034  
Profit Sharing
$515 - $5,817  
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).
)
$39,676 - $83,492  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,133
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$15.21 - $34.21  
   
Overtime
$23.91 - $48.38  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,034  
   
Profit Sharing
$515 - $5,817  
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).
)
$39,676 - $83,492  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 124
Is Budget Analyst your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
United States (change)

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.
Read More...
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.

Common Career Paths for Budget Analyst

Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px   Copy and paste this HTML:

Budget Analyst Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

Popular Skills for Budget Analyst

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 39%
Boston
up arrow 6%
Denver
up arrow 5%
Huntsville
up arrow 4%
Chicago
up arrow 2%
National Average
$55,000
up arrow 1%
Houston
up arrow 2%
Los Angeles
up arrow 4%
Philadelphia
up arrow 5%
Seattle
up arrow 9%
Dallas
up arrow 10%
up arrow 16%
Atlanta
up arrow 16%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

Related Job Salaries

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -

Experience Affects Budget Analyst Salaries

National Average
$55,000

Skills That Affect Budget Analyst Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 4%
Budget Management
up arrow 4%
Financial Reporting
up arrow 4%
Data Analysis
up arrow 3%
Budgeting
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%
National Average
$55,000
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 320 votes.

Gender

Female
51%
female alumni
 
Male
49%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 8%