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Entry-Level Business Analyst (Unspecified Type) Salary

Earnings for Entry-Level Business Analysts come in at around $54K per year on average. In the world of Entry-Level Business Analysts, total cash compensation can vary between $39K and $79K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $9K and $8K, respectively. The specific employer and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. More than half of Entry-Level Business Analysts (62 percent) survey respondents are men. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Most Entry-Level Business Analysts report high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$39,895 - $74,542
(Median)
$40K
$54K
$75K
MEDIAN: $54,409
10%
50%
90%

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$14.06 - $39.59
(Median)
$14
$22
$40
MEDIAN: $21.00
10%
50%
90%

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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$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$39,895 - $74,542  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,361  
Profit Sharing
$152.05 - $7,682  
Commission
$1,000 - $5,057  
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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$39,421 - $78,547  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 4,305
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$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.06 - $39.59  
   
Overtime
$18.53 - $46.44  
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$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,361  
   
Commission
$1,000 - $5,057  
Profit Sharing
$152.05 - $7,682  
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).
)
$39,421 - $78,547  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 522

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J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), Accenture, The Boeing Company, Target Corporation, and Amazon.com Inc are some prominent firms with considerable interest in employing a large team of Entry-Level Business Analysts. Although Amazon.com Inc boasts the highest average salary in town at $85K, employee compensation still varies greatly — workers can make as little as $59K or as much as $104K. Soaring salaries can also be found at Capital One Financial Corp, McKinsey & Company, Inc., and Cisco Systems Inc, where earnings of $74K, $71K, or $71K are standard for Entry-Level Business Analysts.

Cerner Corporation doles out the lowest salaries in town — median pay is $44K — not to mention workers can only make as much as $50K and scope of pay is rather limited. Other low-paying employers include Humana, Inc. at $45K and The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. at $52K, though some Entry-Level Business Analysts there earn up to $73K.

Pay Difference by Location


With a pay rate for Entry-Level Business Analysts that is 25 percent greater than the national average, San Francisco offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Entry-Level Business Analysts will also find cushy salaries in New York (+18 percent), Los Angeles (+13 percent), Washington (+11 percent), and Boston (+11 percent). Pittsburgh ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 7 percent below the national average. Workers in Minneapolis and Denver earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (3 percent less and 1 percent less, respectively).

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Business Analyst (Unspecified Type) Salaries


SQL
up arrow 6%


Business Analysis
up arrow 4%

Data Modeling
up arrow 3%

Business Intelligence
up arrow 2%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 1%

Process Improvement
0%

National Average
$55,000

Data Analysis
up arrow 1%

Powerpoint
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%




Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 806 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 10%
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