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Entry-Level Business Analyst, IT Salary

For Entry-Level IT Business Analysts, yearly average wages total $59K annually. In the world of Entry-Level IT Business Analysts, overall income ranges from $43K near the bottom to $83K at the top; this can include more than $8K from bonuses and more than $5K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. The particular firm is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Most people who answered the questionnaire are men; 63 percent of Entry-Level IT Business Analysts are male. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$43,392 - $79,388
(Median)
$43K
$59K
$79K
MEDIAN: $59,381
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$15.82 - $45.83
(Median)
$16
$27
$46
MEDIAN: $26.00
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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.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$43,392 - $79,388  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,096  
Profit Sharing
$287.52 - $5,038  
Commission
$0.00 - $5,500  
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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$42,631 - $83,237  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 4,316
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.
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$15.82 - $45.83  
   
Overtime
$21.66 - $51.39  
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 - $8,096  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $5,500  
Profit Sharing
$287.52 - $5,038  
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).
)
$42,631 - $83,237  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 490

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Accenture, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), CGI Group Inc., Hewlett-Packard Company, and Wipro Technologies Ltd. are among the top companies that take on many Entry-Level IT Business Analysts. Although Bank of America Corp. (BOFA) offers the highest salaries (median pay is $82K), survey participants reported a rather limited pay range of $66K to $104K. Also paying near the top of the field are Citigroup, Inc. at $76K, General Motors Corporation at $69K, and Accenture, where Entry-Level IT Business Analysts annually earn $67K.

Earnings fall especially short at CGI Group Inc., where the median salary of $45K is the lowest in the field, about half the top paying employer's rate. Citibank, Hewlett-Packard Company and CGI Federal are three other employers with a reputation for below-average pay, showing salaries around $52K, $54K, and $58K.

Pay Difference by Location


For Entry-Level IT Business Analysts, working in the bustling city of San Francisco has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Entry-Level IT Business Analysts can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+18 percent), Los Angeles (+12 percent), Houston (+9 percent), and Seattle (+6 percent). In Austin, salaries are 7 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market.

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Business Analyst, IT Salaries



Microsoft Sharepoint Server
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Data Analysis
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Project Management
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SQL
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National Average
$60,000

Oracle
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Word
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Microsoft SQL Server
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Microsoft Access
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Windows Operating System General Use
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HTML
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Visual Basic (VB)
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 856 votes.

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 11%
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