Get a Salary Report for



- Compare Your Salary
- Evaluate a Job Offer


- Price a New Hire
- Give a Raise



- Benchmark Jobs
- Create a Comp Plan

Senior Data Analyst Salary (United States)

A Senior Data Analyst earns an average salary of $70,168 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Transact-SQL and Data Modeling.
Senior Data Analyst Salary (?
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.
)
$50,023 - $95,614
(Median)
50K
59K
70K
82K
96K
MEDIAN: $70,167
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px
Senior Data Analyst Salary (?
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.
)
$14.78 - $50.46
(Median)
15
20
29
39
50
MEDIAN: $28.00
10%
25%
50%
75%
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
$50,023 - $95,614  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,221  
Profit Sharing
$725 - $10,275  
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).
)
$49,553 - $100,850  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,553
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
$14.78 - $50.46  
   
Overtime
$18.08 - $55.32  
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 - $10,221  
   
Profit Sharing
$725 - $10,275  
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).
)
$49,553 - $100,850  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 147
Is Senior Data Analyst your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
United States (change)

Job Description for Senior Data Analyst

A senior data analyst may work for many different types of businesses, most commonly in marketing or finance. A senior data analyst specializes in collecting data, organizing that data, and then analyzing the data so that they can accurately report their findings so that other departments to make informed decisions. As a senior-level employee, a senior data analyst also be oversees and mentors a small team and serves as a liaison between the data analysts and other departments.
Read More...
Senior Data Analyst Tasks
  • Ensure data accuracy and create ad hoc reports.
  • May also be required to provide database maintenance and development.
  • Gather, extract, manipulate, analyze and model data using analytical and statistical tools.

Senior Data Analyst Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

Popular Skills for Senior Data Analyst

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Data Analyst

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

Pay Difference By Location

Columbus
up arrow 19%
Seattle
up arrow 10%
Dallas
up arrow 9%
Boston
up arrow 5%
up arrow 5%
up arrow 1%
Richmond
0%
National Average
$72,000
Austin
up arrow 9%
up arrow 13%
San Diego
up arrow 13%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

Senior Data Analyst Reviews

What is it like working as a Senior Data Analyst?
Senior Data Analyst in Calabasas:
"Automate Reports. Analyze Data."
Pros: Sometimes we have office parties and fun events at work.
Cons: Sometimes I need to stay late to finish a project.

Related Job Salaries

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -

Experience Affects Senior Data Analyst Salaries

National Average
$72,000

Skills That Affect Senior Data Analyst Salaries

SAS
up arrow 6%
SQL
up arrow 5%
Data Analysis
up arrow 4%
Database
up arrow 2%
Project Management
0%
National Average
$72,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied Image
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 394 votes.

Gender

Female
40%
female alumni
 
Male
60%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 71% employee benefits None: 9%