Get a Salary Report for



- Compare Your Salary
- Evaluate a Job Offer


- Price a New Hire
- Give a Raise



- Benchmark Jobs
- Create a Comp Plan

Web Analyst Salary (United States)

Earnings for Web Analysts in the United States come in at around $55K annually on average. With some bonuses approaching $8K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $6K, overall incomes of Web Analysts spread between $36K and $84K depending on individual performance. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career length. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Men make up the majority of Web Analysts (65 percent) survey respondents. The majority of Web Analysts claim high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
Web Analyst Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$37,486 - $81,607
(Median)
37K
46K
55K
67K
82K
MEDIAN: $55,243
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px
Web Analyst Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$12.69 - $40.13
(Median)
13
17
22
29
40
MEDIAN: $21.00
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$37,486 - $81,607  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,684  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $6,050  
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).
)
$36,095 - $83,678  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 390
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$12.69 - $40.13  
   
Overtime
$22.98 - $52.21  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,684  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $6,050  
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).
)
$36,095 - $83,678  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 63
Is Web Analyst your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
United States (change)

Job Description for Web Analyst

Web analysts work in a relatively new position in multiple industries. Their primary duty is to assess the efficiency of the website a company uses to represent itself as well as the applications it uses for and on that website.
Read More...
Web Analyst Tasks
  • Recommend website changes to improve customer experience and business results.
  • Use web analytics and other tools to derive business decisions from click-stream data.
  • Analyze website design, usability, structure, and effectiveness using behavioral analysis, data mining, customer segmentation, performance measurements, monitoring, and other statistical methods.

Web Analyst Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

Popular Skills for Web Analyst

Web Analysts generally report applying a varied skill set to their work. Most notably, skills in SQL, Microsoft Office, Web Marketing, and HTML are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 6 percent and 20 percent. Skills that pay less than market rate include Search Engine Marketing. Most people familiar with Data Analysis also know Microsoft Excel.

Pay Difference By Location

San Diego
up arrow 24%
up arrow 14%
Seattle
up arrow 10%
Washington
up arrow 2%
National Average
$55,000
Chicago
up arrow 4%
Boston
up arrow 26%
Detroit
up arrow 40%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.
Surpassing the national average by 27 percent, Web Analysts in San Francisco receive some of the highest pay in the country. Web Analysts can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Diego (+24 percent), New York (+14 percent), Seattle (+10 percent), and Washington (+2 percent). One of the biggest compensable factors for Web Analysts is geography, with workers in Detroit earning a whopping 40 percent below the national average. Employers in Boston and Chicago also lean toward paying below-median salaries (26 percent lower and 4 percent lower, respectively).

Web Analyst Reviews

What is it like working as a Web Analyst?
Web Analyst in San Diego:
"Provides Data To Support The Website User Experience."
Pros: Ability to work outside of the office wherever a web connection is present. My analysis directly impact decisions to change the user experience on the site.
Cons: Lack of understanding from business users when it comes to web analytics.

Related Job Salaries

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -

Experience Affects Web Analyst Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 47%
National Average
$55,000

Skills That Affect Web Analyst Salaries

SQL
up arrow 20%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 10%
Web Marketing
up arrow 6%
HTML
up arrow 6%
Data Analysis
up arrow 1%
Web Analytics
0%
Microsoft Excel
0%
National Average
$55,000
Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
up arrow 1%
Search Engine Marketing (SEM)
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 94 votes.

Gender

Female
35%
female alumni
 
Male
65%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 12%