Entry-Level Business Systems Analyst Salary

The average Entry-Level Business Systems Analyst can expect to rake in roughly $62K annually. In the world of Entry-Level Business Systems Analysts, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $7K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $7K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $47K and $84K. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Men make up the majority of Entry-Level Business Systems Analysts (62 percent) survey respondents. Most Entry-Level Business Systems Analysts report high levels of job satisfaction. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$46,953 - $81,388
$47K
$62K
$81K
MEDIAN: $61,913
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$19.42 - $45.59
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MEDIAN: $27.40
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$0$84K
Salary $46,953 - $81,388
Bonus $508 - $7,246
Profit Sharing $100.67 - $6,810
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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$46,869 - $84,400
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,649
Hourly Data $0$53
Hourly Rate $19.42 - $45.59
Overtime $20.79 - $53.02
Annual Data $0$84K
Bonus $508 - $7,246
Profit Sharing $100.67 - $6,810
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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$46,869 - $84,400
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 185

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Business Systems Analyst Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Business Systems Analyst


Booz, Allen, and Hamilton, Epsilon, The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc., Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, and Fiserv Inc are some prominent firms with considerable interest in employing a large team of Entry-Level Business Systems Analysts. Accenture offers the highest compensation with a median salary of $79K. Other leaders in compensation levels are Liberty Mutual Insurance Group at $75K, Booz, Allen, and Hamilton at $72K, and Starbucks Corporation, where Entry-Level Business Systems Analysts annually earn $70K.

Also sliding in at the lower end of the scale are Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. ($52K), American Express Co. (AMEX) ($53K), and Fiserv Inc ($54K).

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $62,811

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

Surpassing the national average by 36 percent, Entry-Level Business Systems Analysts in San Francisco receive some of the highest pay in the country. Entry-Level Business Systems Analysts can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Washington (+23 percent), New York (+18 percent), Boston (+16 percent), and Chicago (+11 percent). Location significantly influences compensation, with Memphis Entry-Level Business Systems Analysts earning much less — 30 percent less — than the national average. Houston and Minneapolis are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 11 percent lower and 7 percent lower, respectively.

Business Systems Analyst Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Business Systems Analyst in Oklahoma City:
"Management Styles Can Make or Break a Team."
As an analyst you should always consider the type of management you are working with. Management style will determine the outcome of your projects, the way your meetings are conducted, the work environment in the office, how well your performance is perceived and so much more. If you find yourself working with a management team that is not particularly agreeable to change or does not welcome outside input, there will be additional challenges you must be willing to overcome. Be prepared to evaluate your new team as quickly as they are evaluating you to ensure that you are in the most beneficial position for all parties.

Business Systems Analyst in Raleigh:
"Degrees get you in the Door - Certifications get you the Job."
Get the appropriate BA Certifications.

Business Systems Analyst in Orlando:
"Loyalty does not pay in the IT Industry."
When you are loyal to a company in the IT industry you end up being underpaid. It is best to move around every few years to keep your salary up to where it should be.

Business Systems Analyst in Salt Lake City:
"Envision Processes."
Practice envisioning business processes and procedures and how they can be more efficient. As you help others look at what they are doing, you will be better able to help them first define the processes they have and then where they can improve. This will also help root out requirements for systems, as well as other organizational factors that affect the business.

Business Systems Analyst in St. Petersburg:
"Go for challenges."
Learn as much languages as you can, attention to detail, be a good listener, be very organized, manage time accordingly, be proactive, be a good problem solver.

Business Systems Analyst in Evanston:
Ask lots of questions, keep learning. Don't let roadblocks prevent you from moving forward; if you get stuck, get a fresh perspective by stepping back, possibly to both review what you know and to give your mind a chance to reset. Talk to others and ask more questions. Insight from others around you who've either been in your shoes or are trusted colleagues who can be a sounding board can really help in moments like those.

Key Stats for Business Systems Analyst

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 298 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
17%
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Skills That Affect Business Systems Analyst Salaries

Oracle
▲6%






National Average
$63,000

SQL
▼1%

HTML
▼2%





Microsoft Sharepoint Server
▼5%


Windows Operating System General Use
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 298 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 8%
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