Business Intelligence Manager Salary

The three highest-paying cities for Business Intelligence Managers (San Jose, San Francisco, and Los Angeles) are all in California. Total cash compensation to Business Intelligence Managers bottoms out near $70K and approaches $146K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $22K from bonuses and almost $15K from profit sharing. Geography and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most Business Intelligence Managers report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$68,272 - $134,694
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MEDIAN: $101,178
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$21.56 - $50.09
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$0$146K
Salary $68,272 - $134,694
Bonus $2,942 - $21,728
Profit Sharing $1,634 - $14,544
Commission $3,500
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$69,864 - $146,246
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 566
Hourly Data $0$50
Hourly Rate $30.67
Overtime $37.75
Annual Data $0$146K
Bonus $2,942 - $21,728
Commission $3,500
Profit Sharing $1,634 - $14,544
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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$69,864 - $146,246
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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Job Description for Business Intelligence Manager

Business intelligence managers are responsible for providing data solutions related to business strategies in their organization. They are in charge of a group of analysts that use a variety of statistical methodologies to solve quantitative business issues and increase profitability. Business intelligence managers perform assessments and risk analysis on a regular basis. These managers prepare complex reports and gather intelligence data to make informed conclusions on business practices; they subsequently present their findings and progress to key executives from different company teams. Additionally, they organize and use company resources efficiently while monitoring associates' performance. They also take part in the selection, training process, and performance review of new analytical staff. These analysts typically work in an office environment gathering data using a personal computer with proprietary programs.

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Business Intelligence Manager Tasks

  • Implement, integrate, and extract data from data warehouses across the organization.
  • Audit and take steps to remedy data quality, including making recommendations for end users.
  • Design, code, and manage developers to meet specifications for physical, logical, and end user data, dashboards, and tools.
  • Define, analyze, and report on analytics and financials for a variety of projects.

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Popular Skills for Business Intelligence Manager


Survey participants wield an impressively varied skill set on the job. Most notably, skills in Big Data Analytics, Data Mining / Data Warehouse, Cognos, and SQL are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts in pay of 9 percent. Those listing Microsoft Excel as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Data Modeling and Data Analysis also typically command lower compensation. Those educated in Business Intelligence tend to be well versed in Project Management and SQL.

Pay by Experience Level for Business Intelligence Manager

Pay by Experience for a Business Intelligence Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Business Intelligence Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 200 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Business Intelligence Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $111,000 based on 279 salaries. An experienced Business Intelligence Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $119,000 based on 240 salaries. A Business Intelligence Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $118,000 based on 49 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $108,215

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

There's tons of opportunity for Business Intelligence Managers in California, which is home to the top three paying cities in the field. San Jose, San Francisco, and Los Angeles all offer salaries above the national rate. The lowest-paying market is Philadelphia, which sits 10 percent below the national average. Employers pay around 10 percent less in Dallas and 9 percent less in Phoenix, below-median salaries for those in this field.

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Key Stats for Business Intelligence Manager

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 88 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Business Intelligence Manager Salaries

▲10%

▲9%

▲2%

National Average
$108,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Business Intelligence Manager Salaries



▲8%

SQL
▲5%




National Average
$108,000

Microsoft SQL Server
▼1%




Database Management & Reporting
▼6%



Microsoft Excel
▼25%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 88 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None: 5%
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