A Senior Research Analyst in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $65,172 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Market Analysis is associated with high pay for this job. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$44,621 - $137,569
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MEDIAN: $65,172
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$45,000 - $140,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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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 Senior Research Analyst

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Senior Research Analyst Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Experienced
0%

National Average
$68,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Skills That Affect Senior Research Analyst Salaries

Market Analysis
up arrow 35%

Market Research
up arrow 10%

Statistical Analysis
up arrow 7%

Data Analysis
up arrow 2%

Research Analysis
0%

National Average
$68,000

SAS
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 96%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None:
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