Senior Research Analyst, Healthcare Salary

Healthcare Senior Research Analysts in the United States can expect wages of $74K per year on average. For the most part, Healthcare Senior Research Analysts enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Female Healthcare Senior Research Analysts are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (60 percent) are women. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$50,876 - $98,845
MEDIAN: $74,320

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$50,317 - $102,962  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 99
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Job Description for Senior Research Analyst, Healthcare

  • Provide guidance to staff and may give direction.
  • Prepare tables, graphs, fact sheets, and written reports summarizing research results.
  • Verify the accuracy and validity of data entered in databases; correct any errors.
  • Perform descriptive and multivariate statistical analyses of data, using computer software.
  • Implement and monitor research quality control procedures.

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Popular Skills for Senior Research Analyst, Healthcare

Overall, survey participants reported applying a fair number of skills to their work. Most notably, skills in SQL, SAS, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Word are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Microsoft Office and Microsoft Word. Most people skilled in Microsoft Excel are similarly competent in SAS.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Research Analyst, Healthcare

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

For Healthcare Senior Research Analysts, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. Healthcare Senior Research Analysts in the early stages of their careers take home approximately $66K on average. The average for people in the five-to-10 year group is only a little larger at $74K. Healthcare Senior Research Analysts with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $85K. Veterans who have acquired more than 20 years report a median income of $97K, which is generally higher than the pay reported by other tenure groups.

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Experience Affects Senior Research Analyst, Healthcare Salaries

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Skills That Affect Senior Research Analyst, Healthcare Salaries

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.


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Years of Experience

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1-4 years
5-9 years
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 97% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 76% employee benefits None: 2%