Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For Business Analyst (Computer Software/Hardware/Systems)s, experience in the field does not tend to play a major role in salary decisions; in general, pay does not go up drastically with more experience, and earnings grow incrementally instead. After five to 10 years, starting salaries jump from $56K to $68K. Those who spend a decent amount of time in this profession—one to two decades—usually make about $77K. Salaries tend to grow less rapidly after achieving 20 years of experience, with more senior Business Analyst (Computer Software/Hardware/Systems)s earning an average of $79K per year. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 22 percent of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise less than five, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining 6 percent. Workers in this area tend to have one to nine years of experience.