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Business Intelligence (BI) Developer Salary

A Business Intelligence (BI) Developer earns an average salary of $77,182 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
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$51,353 - $103,839
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$51K
$77K
$100K
MEDIAN: $77,182
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$19.99 - $70.40
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MEDIAN: $44.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$51,353 - $103,839  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,219  
Profit Sharing
$350.00 - $8,778  
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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$51,917 - $114,283  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,729
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.99 - $70.40  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $65.71  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,219  
   
Profit Sharing
$350.00 - $8,778  
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).
)
$51,917 - $114,283  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 233

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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




National Average
$80,000


Skills That Affect Business Intelligence (BI) Developer Salaries



ETL (Extract, transform, load)
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Oracle
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Microsoft SQL Server
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Business Intelligence
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Transact-SQL
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PL/SQL
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MicroStrategy
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National Average
$80,000

BusinessObjects
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Cognos
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Data Analysis
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SQL
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 345 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 11%
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