Average Entry-Level Data Analyst with R Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$55,955
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$6,250
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Data Analyst with R skills in Chicago, Illinois is $55,955.
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$43k
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$56k
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$76k
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MEDIAN $55,955
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Salary
$43k - $76k
Bonus
$4k - $15k
Total Pay
$42k - $79k

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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 in SQL and Data Modeling are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Database Management & Reporting, 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 $56,875 based on 60 salaries. A mid-career Data Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,042 based on 4 salaries.
Employees with Data Analyst in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 16.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (8.7% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (8.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (6.6% less) and Dallas, Texas (1.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 64 survey responses.
Early Career
93.8%
Mid Career
6.3%