The average salary for a Senior Business Analyst in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$104,977 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

AU$82,058 - AU$135,622
AU$82K
AU$110K
AU$140K
MEDIAN: AU$105,303
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AU$43.99 - AU$110
AU$44
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AU$110
MEDIAN: AU$96.33
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AU$0AU$165K
Salary AU$82,058 - AU$135,622
Bonus AU$1,500 - AU$19,687
Profit Sharing AU$965 - AU$13,591
Commission AU$0.00
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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AU$85,102 - AU$165,449
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 297
Hourly Data AU$0AU$110
Hourly Rate AU$43.99 - AU$110
Annual Data AU$0AU$165K
Bonus AU$1,500 - AU$19,687
Commission AU$0.00
Profit Sharing AU$965 - AU$13,591
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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AU$85,102 - AU$165,449
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 30

Job Description for Senior Business Analyst

Senior business analysts have a variety of responsibilities that can often be very complex depending on a myriad of issues. They are required to do several things that require a great business mind and the ability to comprehend and process a vast amount of information related to the needs of their organization. They need to quickly understand the data challenges of a client’s company and organization, as this is a crucial part of being successful on the job and helping a company thrive. Another key component of a senior business analyst's position includes identifying an organization’s strengths and weaknesses and suggesting areas where they can improve. Furthermore, after suggesting a solution (or solutions) that will assist an organization, they must review and edit specific requirements, specifications, business processes and recommendations to ensure their suggestion will be a successful as possible. They also develop functional specifications and system design details for a particular organization, as this requires a great amount of knowledge specific to an organizational need. Senior business analysts often take on much more complex projects than that of an average business analyst, thus making their job that much more difficult and complex. They must perform many other tasks that are related to their job title including assisting in the enforcement of project deadlines and schedules, communicating effectively with personnel, applying project standards, managing resources in accordance with project schedules, and delivering quality services to clients. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)


Senior Business Analyst Tasks

  • Synthesize and analyze information from various sources to identify trends, opportunities, and dangers.
  • Partner with various teams to identify key information gaps and plan to provide that information.
  • Collect data through interviews, surveys, web search, database search, or other methods.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Business Analyst

Pay by Experience for a Senior Business Analyst has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Business Analyst with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$97,000 based on 73 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Business Analyst with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$110,000 based on 179 salaries. An experienced Senior Business Analyst which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$124,000 based on 75 salaries. A Senior Business Analyst with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$151,000 based on 27 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Business Analyst

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Senior Business Analyst Salaries

▲35%

▲12%

National Average
AU$111,000

▼1%

▼13%

Skills That Affect Senior Business Analyst Salaries






Business Analysis
▼0%


National Average
AU$111,000


▼2%



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 86%