The average salary for a Data Analyst is C$54,637.
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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, analyze, and report data to meet customer needs.
- Identify new sources of data and methods to improve data collection, analysis, and reporting.
- Collect customer requirements, determine technical issues, and design reports to meet data analysis needs.
Popular Employer Salaries for Data Analyst
The top respondents for the job title Data Analyst are from the companies Bell Canada, Loblaw's Company Limited and LoyaltyOne. Reported salaries are highest at Statistics Canada where the average pay is C$69,409. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include TD Canada and Bell Canada, earning around C$60,359 and C$60,000, respectively. BMO - Bank of Montreal pays the lowest at around C$43,050. Colliers International and Loblaw's Company Limited also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying C$45,543 and C$49,302, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Data Analyst
Database Management & Reporting
Skills in Data Analysis, SQL and Database Management & Reporting 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 C$49,128 based on 545 salaries. An early career Data Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$53,666 based on 1,068 salaries. A mid-career Data Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$62,399 based on 324 salaries. An experienced Data Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$70,176 based on 152 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$76,906.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Data Analyst in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 11.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (5.3% more) and Ottawa, Ontario (1.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Halifax, Nova Scotia (9.7% less), Mississauga, Ontario (9.3% less) and Montréal, Québec (2.4% less).
Years of Experience
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