Technology Analyst Salary

Pay for Technology Analysts in the United States sits in the ballpark of $66K annually. The most influential factor affecting pay for this group is the particular firm, though geography and years of experience have a (lesser) impact as well. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Male Technology Analysts are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. The majority of Technology Analysts claim high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$50,656 - $84,584
(Median)
$51K
$66K
$85K
MEDIAN: $66,150
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$15.59 - $40.88
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$41
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$50,656 - $84,584  
   
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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$49,918 - $87,175  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 296
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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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$49,918 - $87,175  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 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


Leading companies who hire large numbers of Technology Analysts include InfoSys Limited, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), Accenture, Bank of America Corp. (BOFA), and The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Bank of America Corp. (BOFA) offers the best pay with a median salary of $88K, though salaries there don't seem that varied, bottoming out near $63K and maxing out at just $98K.

Employees at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) take home the smallest paychecks, and $62K is the median salary. Furthermore, range in pay is narrow, with salaries starting at $53K and quickly nearing the top at only $75K.

Popular Skills for Technology Analyst


Survey takers working as Technology Analysts report using a large range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Java/J2EE, Technical Analysis, Java, and .NET are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 8 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. The majority of those who know Java also know Java/J2EE.

Pay by Experience Level for Technology Analyst

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


Folks with fewer than five years of experience take home $66K on average, and those who have worked for five to 10 years see a bigger median salary of $67K. Technology Analysts bring in $74K after working for 10 to 20 years. Survey participants with more than twenty years of experience only make around $71K on average, though; this group reports a lower median than the one claimed by mid-career individuals.

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Experience Affects Technology Analyst Salaries

Experienced
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Late-Career
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National Average
$67,000


Skills That Affect Technology Analyst Salaries

Java/J2EE
up arrow 12%

Technical Analysis
up arrow 9%

Java
up arrow 8%

SQL
up arrow 4%

.NET
up arrow 4%

C#
up arrow 3%

Business Analysis
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Microsoft SQL Server
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Spring
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National Average
$67,000

C++
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Microsoft Sharepoint Server
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Project Management
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Microsoft Excel
up arrow 11%

Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
up arrow 12%

Information Technology (IT) Support
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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
20%
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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