A Director of Analytics earns an average salary of $123,018 per year. A skill in Machine Learning is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
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$83,375 - $159,058
MEDIAN: $123,018

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$83,375 - $159,058  
$4,791 - $29,924  
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$977 - $20,373  
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$86,130 - $178,301  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 666
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Job Description for Director of Analytics

Directors of analytics supervise a team that provides analytical expertise for their organization. They are in charge of coordinating efforts and provide coaching to staff members in their department. Directors of analytics spend a large portion of their time performing statistical analysis based on market knowledge and research expertise. They identify patterns based on aggregate data to find risks or opportunities, as well as make performance change recommendations. Directors of analytics create forecasts using analytical information and results, compare sets of data to optimize resource allocation, and support business development through their use of complex data. These directors must follow company procedures to reach all established goals.


Director of Analytics Tasks

  • Collaborate with executives and other departments to identify and meet information needs.
  • Analyze and validate findings, creating reports, presentations, and visualizations.
  • Manage a team of analysts, assigning schedules, and projects.
  • Develop, implement, and disseminate metrics about quality, performance and outcomes.

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National Average: $132,937

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Experience Affects Director of Analytics Salaries

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Skills That Affect Director of Analytics Salaries

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Strategic Planning

Web Analytics

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Data Modeling
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Tableau Software
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Job Satisfaction

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Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
medical benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 4%