The average salary for a Data Analyst in Australia is AU$69,732.
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Job Description for Data Analyst
A data analyst uses data to acquire information about specific topics. This usually starts with the survey process, in which data analysts find survey participants and gather the needed information. The data is then interpreted and presented in forms such as charts or reports. Data analysts may also put their survey data in online databases. Individuals looking for data analyst jobs must be knowledgeable in computer programs such as Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, SharePoint, and SQL data…Read more
Data Analyst Tasks
- Collect customer requirements, determine technical issues, and design reports to meet data analysis needs.
- Identify new sources of data and methods to improve data collection, analysis, and reporting.
- Collect, analyze, and report data to meet customer needs.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Data Analyst
The top respondents for the job title Data Analyst are from the companies Accor, Dun & Bradstreet Corp and Telstra Corporation Ltd. Reported salaries are highest at Telstra Corporation Ltd where the average pay is AU$92,432. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Origin Energy, earning around AU$80,000 and AU$75,497, respectively. Dun & Bradstreet Corp pays the lowest at around AU$45,509. National Australia Bank and Accor also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying AU$70,000 and AU$71,604, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Data Analyst
Skills in Data Analysis, SQL and Data Modeling are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Data Analyst
An entry-level Data Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$58,887 based on 126 salaries. An early career Data Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$66,767 based on 714 salaries. A mid-career Data Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$81,425 based on 239 salaries. An experienced Data Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$85,941 based on 116 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$87,120.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Data Analyst in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 10.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Hobart, Tasmania (9.7% more) and Adelaide, South Australia (2.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Gold Coast, Queensland (14.0% less), Brisbane, Queensland (9.8% less) and Sydney, New South Wales (0.2% less).
Years of Experience
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