Entry-Level Business Analyst (Unspecified Type) Salary

An average Entry-Level Business Analyst can expect to take home roughly $57K per year. Total cash compensation to Entry-Level Business Analysts bottoms out near $41K and approaches $78K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $9K from bonuses and almost $6K from profit sharing. The company and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. For the most part, Entry-Level Business Analysts enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Men make up a slight majority of Entry-Level Business Analysts (59 percent) who responded to the survey. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$41,493 - $75,476
$41K
$57K
$75K
MEDIAN: $56,755
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$15.32 - $34.35
$15
$22
$34
MEDIAN: $21.71
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$41,493 - $75,476  
   
Bonus
$508 - $9,097  
Profit Sharing
$395.48 - $5,932  
Commission
$7,500  
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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$40,648 - $78,221  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 2,843
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$15.32 - $34.35  
   
Overtime
$21.11 - $50.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$508 - $9,097  
   
Commission
$7,500  
Profit Sharing
$395.48 - $5,932  
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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$40,648 - $78,221  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 343
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Entry-Level Business Analysts flock to The Boeing Company, Target Corporation, Deloitte Consulting LLP, Amazon.com Inc, and Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, highly regarded companies that employ a generous number of people in this profession. Salary cannot be beat at Amazon.com Inc, where median pay comes to $75K. The range seems somewhat confined, however; the lower end sits at $60K, and the higher end is not far away at $103K. Capital One Financial Corp, Deloitte Consulting LLP, and McKinsey & Company, Inc. are a few other companies that offer generous salaries, with Entry-Level Business Analysts earning around $74K, $71K, or $70K at each firm, respectively.

Hewlett-Packard Company is infamous for dishing out the smallest paychecks in the area (the median in that office is $46K), but the company pay scale is greatly mixed, meaning that workers on the low end may earn only $36K while workers on the upper end may rake in $64K. Also sliding in at the lower end of the scale are CGI Group Inc. ($47K), J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) ($53K), and Bank of America Corp. (BOFA) ($54K).

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $57,487

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

San Francisco is home to an above-average pay rate for Entry-Level Business Analysts, 23 percent higher than the national average. Entry-Level Business Analysts will also find cushy salaries in New York (+15 percent), Boston (+11 percent), Seattle (+11 percent), and Houston (+8 percent). Pittsburgh is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 8 percent. Two other places where employers salaries are below the median are Denver and Austin (5 percent lower).

Key Stats for Business Analyst (Unspecified Type)

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 347 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
11%
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Skills That Affect Business Analyst (Unspecified Type) Salaries


SQL
▲4%





▲1%

Process Improvement
▼0%

Requirements Analysis
▼0%

National Average
$57,000


▼1%





Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 347 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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