Business Intelligence Director Salary
|Salary||$92,147 - $159,544|
|Bonus||$4,807 - $29,060|
|Profit Sharing||$1,454 - $20,729|
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|$95,262 - $175,750|
Job Description for Business Intelligence Director
Business intelligence directors are responsible for leading design and development activities related to enterprise data warehouses solutions for their organization. They are in charge of providing leadership for other business intelligence developers, architects, and professionals. They participate in business meetings to suggest changes and ideas for intelligence processes. They mentor junior staff and assist with training sessions as well. One of the director's main responsibilities include designing appropriate delivery systems based on project requirements. They use a personal computer to analyze business intelligence information and implement solutions.Read More...
Business intelligence directors work with internal and external information technology (IT) partners to reach all company goals in a timely manner. They help increase company profitability by using tactical recommendations based on effective analysis. They provide technical support to enterprise clients by researching intelligence and adapting to the client needs. Business intelligence directors also give progress updates to company executives and clients, as well as conduct performance reviews of product and services launches. They integrate corporate reporting by extracting data from a variety of sources as well.
This position generally requires a bachelor's degree in computer science, business analysis, finance, or a related field. In addition, previous work experience in a similar capacity is necessary. Industry certifications may be required or preferred. Business intelligence directors must be proficient with several computer programming languages, as well as have advanced database and data warehouse skills. These directors must be analytical individuals that pay strong attention to detail, as well as have strong organization skills to multitask in a variety of projects.
Business Intelligence Director Tasks
- Partner with senior management to understand and deliver performance insights and key analytics solutions.
- Advocate for data-driven decisions, strong data governance, and other initiatives.
- Define specifications for both ad-hoc reporting and data quality projects.
- Lead, schedule, and troubleshoot technical implementations, from data definitions to models to end user reporting.
- Build, mentor, and guide business intelligence team to provide BI technical solutions as well as actionable information.
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Popular Skills for Business Intelligence Director
Survey takers working as Business Intelligence Directors report using a large range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Big Data Analytics, Business Strategy, Data Warehouse, and Business Intelligence are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 5 percent and 7 percent. Those listing Business Analysis as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Tableau Software and Data Modeling also typically command lower compensation. Those educated in Business Intelligence tend to be well versed in Data Analysis and Project Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Business Intelligence Director
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For Business Intelligence Directors, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $105K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $126K. Business Intelligence Directors bring in $145K after working for 10 to 20 years. Business Intelligence Directors who surpass 20 years on the job report pay that isn't as high as one would expect; the median compensation for this crowd sits around $153K.
Pay Difference by Location
For those looking to make money, Business Intelligence Directors in Seattle enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 20 percent above the national average. Business Intelligence Directors can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+18 percent), San Francisco (+14 percent), Houston (+13 percent), and Jacksonville (+11 percent). Business Intelligence Directors' salaries are heavily influenced by location — Business Intelligence Directors in Chicago bring in salaries that are 35 percent lower than the national average. Philadelphia and Tampa are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 10 percent lower and 9 percent lower, respectively.
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