Business Intelligence (BI) Developer Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Business Intelligence (BI) Developer is $76,194 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. A skill in Data Modeling is associated with high pay for this job.
Business Intelligence (BI) Developer Total Pay (?
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$50,472 - $103,213
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MEDIAN: $76,193
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Business Intelligence (BI) Developer Total Pay (?
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$20.40 - $71.33
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MEDIAN: $46.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$50,472 - $103,213  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,182  
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $8,161  
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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$50,977 - $114,363  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,523
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$20.40 - $71.33  
   
Overtime
$19.31 - $62.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,182  
   
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $8,161  
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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$50,977 - $114,363  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,523
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Job Description for Business Intelligence (BI) Developer

Business intelligence developers must be data experts, as they work primarily with databases and different types of software. Often abbreviated as BI developer, this job involves developing and fine tuning IT solutions. That can include anything from coding to testing to debugging to designing to implementing newly developed tools. A BI developer spends a lot of time researching and planning solutions for existing problems within the company. BI developers also are responsible for building OLAP, or online analytical processing. They also work with databases, both relational and multidimensional. BI developers are often responsible for managing others in the IT department or in the company.
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Business Intelligence (BI) Developer Tasks
  • Create technical documents to document Oracle or other database contents, concepts, and mapping between databases.
  • Participate in the design, development, and analysis of data architecture and warehousing approaches.
  • Create business intelligence tools and reports, such as physical data models and dimensional analyses.
  • Design, code, test, and aggregate results from SQL queries to provide information to users.

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Experience Affects Business Intelligence (BI) Developer Salaries

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$80,000

Skills That Affect Business Intelligence (BI) Developer Salaries

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Gender

Female
23%
female alumni
 
Male
77%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 12%
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