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Average Behavior Analyst Salary

$60,279
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$1,494
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The average salary for a Behavior Analyst is $60,279.
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$40k
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$79k
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What Do Behavior Analysts Do?

Job Satisfaction for Behavior Analyst

4 out of 5
(101)
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Popular Employer Salaries for Behavior Analyst

The top respondents for the job title Behavior Analyst are from the companies Centria, Devereux and The Center for The Discovery. Reported salaries are highest at The Center for The Discovery where the average pay is $62,100. Devereux pays the lowest at around $47,158.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Behavior Analysts?

Skills in Functional Analysis, Program Development, Clinical Supervision and Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Training Program Development.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Behavior Analysts?

An entry-level Behavior Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,297 based on 47 salaries. An early career Behavior Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,029 based on 342 salaries. A mid-career Behavior Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,848 based on 272 salaries. An experienced Behavior Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,388 based on 175 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $66,726.
Employees with Behavior Analyst in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 16.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Miami, Florida (12.8% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (10.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (4.4% less) and Colorado Springs, Colorado (1.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 881 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.3%
Early Career
38.8%
Mid Career
30.9%
Experienced
19.9%
Late Career
5.1%