Data Analysis Manager Salary
Data Analysis Managers in the United States pull down an average of $75K per year. Location and career length each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Data Analysis Managers who participated in the survey are largely men, dominating at 64 percent. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Data Analysis Managers. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
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Job Description for Data Analysis Manager
Data analysis managers work in a variety of industries and fields, as data is prevalent in almost every industry and the need for analysis is rising in accordance with increasing industry-automation. Industries which have a need for data analysis managers include the government, universities, healthcare (hospitals and insurances companies), information services, and general business practitioners.Read More...
Data analysis managers generally work in office environments and hold regular, steady hours. These managers are often responsible for moving data, coordinating research, organizing data sets, and ensuring accessibility to vested parties. Successful managers will have high levels of honesty and integrity, as well as dedication to ensuring results-based accuracy. They will often oversee a team of junior analysts, so proficiency in interpersonal communication, organization, and problem-solving is vital to the job. Managers will also need to portray high levels of deductive reasoning, critical thinking and decision-making. Environments are often fast-paced, and these managers should be comfortable reporting findings to those outside the direct field.
A minimum of a four-year Bachelor's degree in a quantitative field is required, although many employers require a Master's degree in Information Science. Employers also prefer those with a solid footing in computer science, as well as prior team-management experience and knowledge of multiple database languages and management systems.
Typically, these managers have several years of experience in lower-level database and project management. Depending on the industry, certifications and/or full comprehension of programming may be required.
Data Analysis Manager Tasks
- Create, describe, clean, and validate datasets.
- Verify and correct data, models, and reports.
- Utilize, upgrade, and create data management and visualization tools.
- Build models to explain and forecast data.
Popular Skills for Data Analysis Manager
Survey results show that Data Analysis Managers use a fair number of skills. Most notably, facility with SAS, R, and Python are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 34 percent, 27 percent, and 17 percent, respectively. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Data Modeling, Microsoft Excel, and Data Analysis. Most people experienced in Data Analysis also know SQL.
Pay by Experience Level for Data Analysis Manager
Pay by Experience for a Data Analysis Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Data Analysis Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 65 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Data Analysis Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $87,000 based on 59 salaries. An experienced Data Analysis Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $99,000 based on 38 salaries. A Data Analysis Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 12 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
New York is home to an above-average pay rate for Data Analysis Managers, 27 percent higher than the national average. Data Analysis Managers will also find cushy salaries in Atlanta (+22 percent), Seattle (+22 percent), Chicago (+20 percent), and San Francisco (+14 percent). Trailing the national average by 14 percent, Boston is the market with the smallest paychecks.
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