Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Data Analyst is $69,844
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Data Analysts?
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 $62,293 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Data Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 10 salaries.
What Do Data Analysts Do?
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 …Read more
- 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.