The average pay for an Entry-Level Research Analyst in Chicago, Illinois is $52,541 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Financial Analysis, Statistical Analysis, and Project Management.

$38,483 - $73,803
$38K
$53K
$74K
MEDIAN: $52,541
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$13.73 - $22.00
$19
MEDIAN: $19.18
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$38,483 - $73,803  
   
Bonus
$496.65 - $15,101  
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$37,177 - $76,231  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 83
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$19.18  
   
Overtime
$24.91  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$496.65 - $15,101  
   
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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$37,177 - $76,231  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Key Stats for Research Analyst

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
083
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
83%
5-9 years
4%
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Skills That Affect Research Analyst Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 33%

Statistical Analysis
up arrow 23%

Project Management
up arrow 16%

SPSS
up arrow 9%

Presentations
up arrow 6%

SAS
up arrow 3%

Research Analysis
up arrow 1%

Market Research
0%

Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$53,000

Data Analysis
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Technical Writing
up arrow 2%

Database Management & Reporting
up arrow 3%

Online Research
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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