Average Entry-Level Data Analyst with SQL Skills Salary

$56,021
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,346
Bonus
$3,025
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Data Analyst with SQL skills is $56,021.
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$42k
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MEDIAN $56,021
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Salary
$42k - $75k
Bonus
$996 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$912 - $7k
Total Pay
$40k - $76k

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Job Description for Data Analyst

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.

Career Paths

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Data Analyst
Senior Data Analyst
Data Scientist
Analytics Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Data Analyst

Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Modeling, Microsoft Office, Statistical Analysis, Microsoft Excel and Data Analysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Data Analyst

An early career Data Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $61,860 based on 5,006 salaries. A mid-career Data Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,747 based on 1,150 salaries. An experienced Data Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,807 based on 496 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $79,314.
Employees with Data Analyst in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 22.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (9.4% more) and New York, New York (8.0% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 6,773 survey responses.
Early Career
73.9%
Mid Career
17.0%
Experienced
7.3%
Late Career
1.8%