Entry-Level Senior Research Analyst Salary

Entry-Level Senior Research Analysts take home an average $64K per year. Residence and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Men working as Entry-Level Senior Research Analysts who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 50 percent. Women make up a slight majority of Entry-Level Senior Research Analysts (50 percent) survey respondents. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Entry-Level Senior Research Analysts. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$47,044 - $85,473
MEDIAN: $64,385

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$47,044 - $85,473  
$375.00 - $12,323  
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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).
$47,454 - $89,997  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 277

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The Advisory Board Company offers the largest salaries in town — $75K on average.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $66,266

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With a pay rate for Entry-Level Senior Research Analysts that is 11 percent greater than the national average, Houston offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Entry-Level Senior Research Analysts will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+9 percent), Boston (+4 percent), San Francisco (+3 percent), and New York (+2 percent). Entry-Level Senior Research Analysts in Baltimore report much lower salaries than the rest of the country — 22 percent below the national average — proving that residence is a major factor in overall pay. Below-median salaries also turn up in Minneapolis and Boulder (20 percent lower and 15 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Senior Research Analyst


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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Senior Research Analyst Salaries

Market Analysis


Project Management


Statistical Analysis


National Average

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Office

Technical Writing

Policy Analysis

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.


50 %
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 5%