What am I worth?
Get a free salary report »
What should I pay?
Pay the right way »

Functional Analyst Salary

An average Functional Analyst in the United States can expect to take home roughly $70K annually. While geography and the particular employer impact pay for this group, career duration is the most influential factor. Male Functional Analysts are just a bit more common among those who completed the questionnaire than females ones, with male workers composing 58 percent of the field. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
Read More
$44,318 - $106,762
(Median)
$44K
$70K
$110K
MEDIAN: $69,833
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$16.40 - $50.68
(Median)
$16
$29
$51
MEDIAN: $29.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$44,318 - $106,762  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,500  
Profit Sharing
$500 - $9,750  
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).
)
$43,691 - $112,234  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 341
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.40 - $50.68  
   
Overtime
$13.38 - $40.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$500 - $9,750  
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).
)
$43,691 - $112,234  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 33

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Functional Analyst

The main responsibilities of a functional analyst include conducting analyses, measuring various areas of performance, and developing process improvement initiatives. Functional analysts may also be required to assist in reviewing or creating documentation pertaining to technical fields.

Read More...

Functional Analyst Tasks

  • Coordinate and participate in feasibility studies and implementations.
  • Formulate and define system scope and objectives based on user needs.
  • Analyze business and user needs, document requirements and translate into proper system requirements specifications.
  • Document requirements and specifications in accordance with program and enterprise level standard operating procedures.

Functional Analyst Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Employer Salaries for Functional Analyst


Although salaries only range from $55K to just $84K, Caci International Inc still offers the highest pay with a median paycheck of $62K.

While select Xerox Corporation employees may bring in up to $94K, a median salary of only $51K — the lowest in the field — suggests a serious lag in the earnings department.

Popular Skills for Functional Analyst


Overall, survey participants reported applying a fair number of skills to their work. Most notably, facility with SAP Sales and Distribution, Oracle eBusiness Suite, and SQL are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 41 percent, 19 percent, and 8 percent, respectively. Those listing Microsoft Excel and Data Analysis as skills, on the other hand, should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Those familiar with Business Analysis also tend to know Oracle eBusiness Suite.

Pay by Experience Level for Functional Analyst

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $59K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $77K. Functional Analysts claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $87K. Functional Analysts who claim more than two decades of experience actually make somewhat smaller average paychecks of $76K.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Experience Affects Functional Analyst Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 24%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$70,000


Skills That Affect Functional Analyst Salaries

SAP Sales and Distribution (SAP SD)
up arrow 41%

Oracle eBusiness Suite
up arrow 19%

SQL
up arrow 8%

Requirements Analysis
up arrow 7%

Business Analysis
0%

National Average
$70,000


Microsoft Excel
up arrow 30%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 73 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 71% employee benefits None: 8%
ADVERTISEMENT