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

$59,137
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$4,102
Bonus
$6,000
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Data Analyst with SQL skills in Chicago, Illinois is $59,137.
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$45k
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$59k
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$73k
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$45k - $73k
Bonus
$2k - $10k
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$0 - $6k
Total Pay
$44k - $77k

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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.

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Popular Skills for Data Analyst

Skills that pay less than market rate include Database Management & Reporting, Statistical Analysis, Data Modeling, 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 $61,293 based on 218 salaries. A mid-career Data Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,864 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Data Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,996 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $80,000.
Employees with Data Analyst in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 17.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (3.9% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (3.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (2.5% less) and Los Angeles, California (0.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 269 survey responses.
Early Career
81.0%
Mid Career
11.5%
Experienced
5.2%
Late Career
2.2%