Data Analyst Salary

The average salary for a Data Analyst is $57,261 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. The highest paying skills associated with this job are SAS and R.

$40,837 - $81,681
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$58K
$82K
MEDIAN: $57,986
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$14.37 - $32.53
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$0$82K
Salary $40,837 - $81,681
Bonus $1,003 - $9,843
Profit Sharing $783 - $8,170
Commission $1,021 - $24,468
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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$37,274 - $82,167
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8,514
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $14.37 - $32.53
Hourly Tips $8.75
Overtime $20.58 - $46.21
Annual Data $0$82K
Bonus $1,003 - $9,843
Commission $1,021 - $24,468
Profit Sharing $783 - $8,170
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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$37,274 - $82,167
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,097

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Job Description for Data Analyst

A data analyst uses data to acquire information about specific topics. This usually starts with the survey process, in which data analysts find survey participants and gather the needed information. The data is then interpreted and presented in forms such as charts or reports. Data analysts may also put their survey data in online databases.

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Data Analyst Tasks

  • Collect customer requirements, determine technical issues, and design reports to meet data analysis needs.
  • Identify new sources of data and methods to improve data collection, analysis, and reporting.
  • Collect, analyze, and report data to meet customer needs.

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Pay by Experience Level for Data Analyst

Pay by Experience for a Data Analyst has a positive trend. An entry-level Data Analyst with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 7,671 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Data Analyst with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 1,920 salaries. An experienced Data Analyst which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 957 salaries. A Data Analyst with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 258 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $56,064

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

Data Analyst Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Data Analyst?

Data Analyst in Burlington:
"Corporate culture, work flexibility, office conditions, str."
Pros: Corporate culture, work flexibility, office conditions, stress level, perks, the management.
Cons: Work load and no appreciation.

Data Analyst in Mumbai:
"Working on data gives me good feeling like I m doing some in."
Pros: Analysis of data captured and finding out major impactful insights.
Cons: Manual excel level work which I don't like the most.

Data Analyst in Austin:
"Data Analyst."
Pros: I enjoy my team members and seeing a project through to completion.
Cons: Requirements change constantly with no method in place to handle change in scope.

Data Analyst in Forest Hill:
"Data reporting."
Pros: Get to deep dive into data of the company and learn new things.
Cons: Software changes that limit the scope of data.

Data Analyst in Columbus:
"Low stress level."
Pros: The management and flexibility.
Cons: No present opportunity for growth within company.

Data Analyst in Kansas City:
"Corporate Culture."
Pros: Good management. Good corporate culture and healthy work life balance. Low Stress Leels.
Cons: Lack of continuous training.

Data Analyst in Charlotte:
Pros: The people.
Cons: The stress.

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Key Stats for Data Analyst

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1530 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Data Analyst Salaries

▲18%

▲13%

▲12%

National Average
$56,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Data Analyst Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1530 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 13%
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