Technology Analyst Salary

Average Technology Analysts in the United States make around $66K per year. The most important factor affecting compensation for this group is the particular firm, followed by the particular city and tenure. Male Technology Analysts are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. Most Technology Analysts report high levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$50,602 - $84,463
(Median)
$51K
$66K
$84K
MEDIAN: $66,035
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$15.59 - $40.88
(Median)
$16
$26
$41
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$50,602 - $84,463  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,065  
Profit Sharing
$500 - $3,052  
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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$49,865 - $87,213  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 293
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$15.59 - $40.88  
   
Overtime
$21.75 - $60.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,065  
   
Profit Sharing
$500 - $3,052  
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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$49,865 - $87,213  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 33
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Job Description for Technology Analyst

Technology analysts improve and maintain an enterprise's information technology system. They are tasked with examining the function of computer systems, identifying problems and areas for improvement in execution, and designing solutions. This may involve the development of new software solutions, the implementation of new hardware, testing to maximize function and compatibility, and a constant monitoring of systems to address issues as they arise and ensure smooth, consistent operations.

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Technology Analyst Tasks

  • Responsible for computer system maintenance policies such as Version Control, Form Management, Baseline Management, Change Management, and Release Management.
  • Responsible for maintenance and improvements/enhancements to the existing technology within a business organization.
  • Configure business rules and business/functional/system requirements for improvements or new additions to the current computer system.
  • Responsible for the creation and implementation of business processes, workflow, technology solutions and technology frameworks within a business organization.
  • Follow business-specific standards relevant to various business industries when creating business/functional/system requirements.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Technology Analyst


InfoSys Limited, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), Accenture, Bank of America Corp. (BOFA), and The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. are all popular places to work. Salary cannot be beat at Bank of America Corp. (BOFA), where median pay comes to $88K. The range seems somewhat confined, however; the lower end sits at $63K, and the higher end is not far away at $98K.

With a median salary of $62K, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) provides Technology Analysts with the lowest pay in their field; moreover, earnings are capped at only $75K, limiting employee salary growth.

Popular Skills for Technology Analyst


Technology Analysts seem to exploit a large range of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Java/J2EE, Technical Analysis, Java, and .NET are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 9 percent and 12 percent. Those listing Information Technology Support as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Object Oriented Programming and Microsoft Excel also typically command lower compensation. Those familiar with Java also tend to know Java/J2EE.

Pay by Experience Level for Technology Analyst

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


The median compensation for relatively untried workers is $65K; in the five-to-10 year group, it's higher at around $67K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $74K in this role. Survey participants with more than two decades under their belts actually report earning less than people with less experience; the former take home only $59K on average.

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Experience Affects Technology Analyst Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 11%


National Average
$66,000


Late-Career
up arrow 12%

Skills That Affect Technology Analyst Salaries

Java/J2EE
up arrow 12%

Java
up arrow 9%

Technical Analysis
up arrow 9%

SQL
up arrow 4%

.NET
up arrow 4%

Business Analysis
up arrow 3%

C#
up arrow 2%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 2%

Spring
up arrow 1%

C++
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National Average
$66,000

Microsoft Sharepoint Server
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 11%

Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
up arrow 12%

Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 11%
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