Average Early-Career Data Analyst Salary

$58,629
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,515
Bonus
$3,500
Commission
$2,077
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for an Early-Career Data Analyst is $58,629.
10%
$42k
10%
$59k
50%
$81k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $58,629
Is Data Analyst your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
$42k - $81k
Bonus
$978 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$594 - $7k
Commission
$99 - $10k
Total Pay
$38k - $81k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

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.
The top respondents for the job title Data Analyst are from the companies Kaiser Permanente, Centene Corporation and Amazon.com Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Uber Technologies, Inc. where the average pay is $93,923. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Google, Inc. and Amazon.com Inc, earning around $91,075 and $77,613, respectively. Humana, Inc. pays the lowest at around $51,291. Centene Corporation and Kaiser Permanente also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $58,679 and $65,409, respectively.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Data Analyst. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Data Analyst
Senior Data Analyst
Data Scientist
Analytics Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Data Analyst Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

Popular Skills for Data Analyst

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

Pay by Experience Level for Data Analyst

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 $53,664 based on 2,660 salaries. A mid-career Data Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,545 based on 3,546 salaries. An experienced Data Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,574 based on 1,814 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $71,218.
Employees with Data Analyst in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 31.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (9.6% more) and Seattle, Washington (8.6% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 8,551 survey responses.
Entry Level
31.1%
Mid Career
41.5%
Experienced
21.2%
Late Career
6.2%