Proposal Analyst Salary

An average Proposal Analyst in the United States can expect to take home roughly $56K annually. Total cash compensation for Proposal Analysts runs from $41K to $81K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $5K and profit sharing that can reach almost $3K. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 56 percent. Nearly all claim medical and dental insurance and a strong majority get vision coverage. Work is enjoyable for Proposal Analysts, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
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$41,301 - $81,034
(Median)
$41K
$56K
$81K
MEDIAN: $56,285
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$12.26 - $47.96
(Median)
$12
$20
$48
MEDIAN: $20
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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.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$41,301 - $81,034  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,013  
Profit Sharing
$811 - $2,959  
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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$40,884 - $81,240  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 150
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$12.26 - $47.96  
   
Overtime
$17.45 - $44.59  
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.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,013  
   
Profit Sharing
$811 - $2,959  
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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$40,884 - $81,240  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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Job Description for Proposal Analyst

A proposal analyst carries out tests to determine costs, risks, and benefits for proposed contracts, as well as calculations to determine pricing for various products. These analysts must make sure the proposals adhere to all laws, regulations, and company policies.

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Proposal Analyst Tasks

  • Prepare professional, customized and client centered proposals.
  • Establish and maintain draft copies.
  • Complete questionnaires used to bid for new/renewal business.
  • Review all proposal inputs and outputs.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Proposal Analyst


The consistently lowest paying firm on the list is Northrop Grumman Corporation, where the median salary is just $61K. However, employees at the top of the pay scale do tend to do well, earning around $88K.

Popular Skills for Proposal Analyst


Survey results show that Proposal Analysts typically report just a few professional skills. Most notably, skills in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Proposal Writing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Proposal Writing. Most people skilled in Microsoft Office are similarly competent in Microsoft Excel.

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Experience Affects Proposal Analyst Salaries



National Average
$56,000


Skills That Affect Proposal Analyst Salaries

Microsoft Word
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Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
$56,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Proposal Writing
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 91%
vision benefits Vision: 79% employee benefits None: 7%
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