Entry-Level Business Systems Analyst Salary (United States)

A relatively unseasoned group of workers, more than three-fourths of Entry-Level Business Systems Analysts report fewer than five years on the job; the group as a whole earns roughly $58,705 annually on average. Location and the specific employer each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A solid majority get medical and dental insurance, and most get vision plans, too. Most Entry-Level Business Systems Analysts like their work and job satisfaction is high. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
Entry-Level Business Systems Analyst Salary (?
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$40,590 - $76,369
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MEDIAN: $57,251
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Entry-Level Business Systems Analyst Salary (?
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$15.06 - $43.22
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$40,590 - $76,369  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,813  
Profit Sharing
$496.65 - $5,872  
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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$40,349 - $80,414  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,887
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$15.06 - $43.22  
   
Overtime
$15.07 - $53.79  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,813  
   
Profit Sharing
$496.65 - $5,872  
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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$40,349 - $80,414  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 215
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Popular Employer Salaries for Entry-Level Business Systems Analyst

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), Epsilon, The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc., Caci International Inc, and American Express Co. (AMEX) are some prominent firms with considerable interest in employing a large team of Entry-Level Business Systems Analysts. Pay for Entry-Level Business Systems Analysts is best at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), which offers a median salary of $63,591. However, there's little room to grow there, with salaries maxing out at $82K.
The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. offers the lowest pay in the field, with a median salary of just $53,265. Also sliding in at the lower end of the scale is American Express Co. (AMEX).

Pay Difference By Location

San Francisco
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National Average
$59,000
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San Francisco is home to an above-average pay rate for Entry-Level Business Systems Analysts, 33 percent higher than the national average. New York, Washington, San Diego, and Boston are a few other cities that offer generous salaries, with Entry-Level Business Systems Analysts earning around 19 percent, 14 percent, 12 percent, and 11 percent more than average. With compensation 7 percent below the national average, Philadelphia is not known for hefty paychecks and actually represents the lowest-paying market. Workers in Tampa and Minneapolis earn less than others in this profession; their -6 percent and -5 percent-salaries fall short of the national average.

Skills That Affect Entry-Level Business Systems Analyst Salaries

Microsoft Visio
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Project Management
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Microsoft SQL Server
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SQL
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National Average
$59,000
Oracle
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HTML
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Word
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Visual Basic (VB)
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Microsoft Access
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Gender

Female
40%
female alumni
 
Male
60%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 71% employee benefits None: 8%
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