Business Analyst, IT with Requirements Analysis Skills Salary

IT Business Analysts with Requirements Analysis skills pull down an average of $69K annually. Cash earnings for IT Business Analysts with Requirements Analysis skills — including $10K in bonuses and $9K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $51K to $102K depending on individual performance. The most influential factor affecting pay for this group is the specific employer, though geography and tenure have a (lesser) impact as well. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male IT Business Analysts with Requirements Analysis skills making up 54 percent of survey respondents. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most IT Business Analysts with Requirements Analysis skills. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$50,717 - $94,450
$51K
$69K
$94K
MEDIAN: $69,116
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$22.60 - $63.57
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$0$102K
Salary $50,717 - $94,450
Bonus $252.80 - $10,164
Profit Sharing $38.78 - $8,970
Total Pay (?
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$51,073 - $102,304
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,566
Hourly Data $0$74
Hourly Rate $22.60 - $63.57
Overtime $25.70 - $74.87
Annual Data $0$102K
Bonus $252.80 - $10,164
Profit Sharing $38.78 - $8,970
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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$51,073 - $102,304
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 196

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Popular Employer Salaries for Business Analyst, IT


Hewlett-Packard Company, Wipro Technologies Ltd., J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, and Fiserv Inc are all popular places to work. The biggest paychecks can be found at Accenture — the median salary there is $85K. Other big spenders include J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), Cognizant, and General Motors Corporation, top-paying firms where IT Business Analysts with Requirements Analysis skills see paychecks nearing $83K, $81K, or $77K.

Offering a median of only $58K, Hewlett-Packard Company pays the least. Moreover, the compensation range seems pretty narrow; employees make $50K on the lower end and $94K on the higher end. Workers at Virtusa Corp., InfoSys Limited, and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. also face smaller salaries than the rest of the field — average earnings for these employers come to $65K, $65K, and $67K respectively.

Pay by Experience Level for Business Analyst, IT

Pay by Experience for a Business Analyst, IT has a positive trend. An entry-level Business Analyst, IT with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 1,024 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Business Analyst, IT with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 628 salaries. An experienced Business Analyst, IT which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 349 salaries. A Business Analyst, IT with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 102 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $71,855

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

Surpassing the national average by 27 percent, IT Business Analysts with Requirements Analysis skills in San Francisco receive some of the highest pay in the country. IT Business Analysts with Requirements Analysis skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+20 percent), Philadelphia (+7 percent), Boston (+6 percent), and Seattle (+3 percent). Trailing the national average by 8 percent, Chicago is the market with the smallest paychecks. Denver and Atlanta are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 6 percent lower and 4 percent lower, respectively.

Key Stats for Business Analyst, IT

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 303 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Business Analyst, IT Salaries

▲22%

▲19%

▲10%

National Average
$72,000

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 303 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 13%
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