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Business Analyst, IT Salary with Requirements Analysis skills

Median pay for IT Business Analysts with Requirements Analysis skills lies in the neighborhood of $70K per year. Final cash compensation to IT Business Analysts with Requirements Analysis skills varies from around $50K to approximately $106K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $10K and $7K, respectively. The specific employer is the main element affecting pay for this group — tenure and geographic location are driving factors as well. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Men make up a slight majority of IT Business Analysts with Requirements Analysis skills (56 percent) who responded to the survey. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$49,661 - $97,246
(Median)
$50K
$70K
$97K
MEDIAN: $70,367
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$22.81 - $65.35
(Median)
$23
$44
$65
MEDIAN: $43.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,661 - $97,246  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,089  
Profit Sharing
$484.79 - $6,644  
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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$50,143 - $106,177  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,850
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$22.81 - $65.35  
   
Overtime
$20.71 - $63.30  
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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,089  
   
Profit Sharing
$484.79 - $6,644  
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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$50,143 - $106,177  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 231

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Popular Employer Salaries for Business Analyst, IT with Requirements Analysis skills


J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), Wipro Technologies Ltd., Hewlett-Packard Company, General Motors Corporation, and Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp are all popular places to work. General Motors Corporation offers the largest salaries in town — $92K on average. IT Business Analysts with Requirements Analysis skills will also find cushy salaries at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) (+$86K), InfoSys Limited (+$75K), and Wipro Technologies Ltd. (+$74K).

Offering a median salary of only $58K, Hewlett-Packard Company gives out the smallest paychecks. Furthermore, the earnings range of $50K to $95K isn't that wide, either. Employees at Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, CGI Group Inc., and Fiserv Inc can also expect below-average earnings of $73K, $74K, and $74K.

Pay by Experience Level for Business Analyst, IT with Requirements Analysis skills

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


IT Business Analysts with Requirements Analysis skills with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $64K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $78K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $88K in this role. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't that much higher than less experienced individuals' earnings; the veterans make just $91K on average.

Pay Difference by Location


For those looking to make money, IT Business Analysts with Requirements Analysis skills in Charlotte enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 20 percent above the national average. IT Business Analysts with Requirements Analysis skills will also find cushy salaries in New York (+16 percent), Los Angeles (+15 percent), Boston (+10 percent), and Denver (+8 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Washington, 9 percent below the national average. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Austin (8 percent less) and St. Louis (6 percent less).

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Experience Affects Business Analyst, IT with Requirements Analysis skills Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$73,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 417 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 13%
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