Entry-Level Senior Research Analyst Salary

The average Entry-Level Senior Research Analyst can expect to rake in roughly $61K per year. Geography and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Senior Research Analysts is high. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Male Entry-Level Senior Research Analysts are just a bit more common among those who completed the questionnaire than females ones, with male workers composing 50 percent of the field. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$45,182 - $83,776
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$45K
$61K
$84K
MEDIAN: $60,830
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$12.52 - $42.14
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$13
$23
$42
MEDIAN: $23.00
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$45,182 - $83,776  
   
Bonus
$375.00 - $10,195  
Profit Sharing
$750 - $2,250  
Total Pay (?
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$45,730 - $88,379  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 419
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Hourly Rate
$12.52 - $42.14  
   
Overtime
$30.69 - $41.83  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$375.00 - $10,195  
   
Profit Sharing
$750 - $2,250  
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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$45,730 - $88,379  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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The Nielsen Company offers the smallest salaries in town — $62K on average — but the considerable range in workers' salaries (stretching from $26K to $76K) creates a rather varied pay scale.

Pay Difference by Location


For Entry-Level Senior Research Analysts, busy Boston offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 30 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Senior Research Analysts will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+26 percent), San Francisco (+22 percent), Los Angeles (+7 percent), and New York (+4 percent). Baltimore is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 17 percent. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Minneapolis (15 percent less) and Chicago (4 percent less).

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Senior Research Analyst Salaries

Market Analysis
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Statistical Analysis
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Data Analysis
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Research Analysis
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Project Management
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Technical Writing
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SAS
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National Average
$62,000

Microsoft Office
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SPSS
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 86%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 4%
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