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Average Data Analyst Salary in San Francisco, California

$79,990
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$7,898
Bonus
$5,000
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The average salary for a Data Analyst in San Francisco, California is $79,990.
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$57k
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$80k
90%
$106k
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$57k - $106k
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$2k - $15k
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$4k - $9k
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$56k - $111k
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What Do Data Analysts Do?

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 Uber Technologies, Inc., Verisk Analytics and Google, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Lyft, Inc. where the average pay is $104,762. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Kaiser Permanente, earning around $104,200. Verisk Analytics pays the lowest at around $66,178. Uber Technologies, Inc. also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $95,524.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Data Analysts?

Skills in Data Analysis, SQL, Python and Statistical Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel.

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 $66,918 based on 86 salaries. An early career Data Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,865 based on 555 salaries. A mid-career Data Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,303 based on 73 salaries. An experienced Data Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,500 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $115,000.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (24.2% less), Atlanta, Georgia (24.2% less) and Los Angeles, California (20.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 737 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.7%
Early Career
75.3%
Mid Career
9.9%
Experienced
2.4%
Late Career
0.7%