$60,161
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$3,780

Profit Sharing

$2,397

Commission

$2,966

Average Data Analysts with Microsoft SQL Server skills make around $60K annually. Total cash compensation for Data Analysts with Microsoft SQL Server skills runs from $41K to $84K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $9K and profit sharing that can reach almost $13K. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer and tenure. Most enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Male Data Analysts with Microsoft SQL Server skills are more prevalent than women among those who took the survey — 65 percent of professionals. Job satisfaction for Data Analysts with Microsoft SQL Server skills is high. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$43,022 - $83,138
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MEDIAN: $60,161
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$15.32 - $38.38
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$0$85K
Salary $43,022 - $83,138
Bonus $801 - $9,612
Profit Sharing $592 - $13,178
Commission $2,966
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$40,708 - $85,430
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,585
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $15.32 - $38.38
Overtime $21.94 - $51.38
Annual Data $0$85K
Bonus $801 - $9,612
Commission $2,966
Profit Sharing $592 - $13,178
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$40,708 - $85,430
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 296

Job Description for Data Analyst

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.

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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


Heading up the field in terms of compensation, The Garden City Group, Inc. offers the most; Data Analysts with Microsoft SQL Server skills earn $61K on average there.

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Pay by Experience Level for Data Analyst

Pay by Experience for a Data Analyst has a positive trend. An entry-level Data Analyst with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 1,430 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Data Analyst with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 461 salaries. An experienced Data Analyst which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 211 salaries. A Data Analyst with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 46 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $59,654

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

With a pay rate for Data Analysts with Microsoft SQL Server skills that is 27 percent greater than the national average, San Francisco offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Data Analysts with Microsoft SQL Server skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Diego (+16 percent), Seattle (+15 percent), New York (+13 percent), and Austin (+10 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Houston, 14 percent below the national average. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Philadelphia (5 percent less) and Denver (4 percent less).

Key Stats for Data Analyst

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 342 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Data Analyst Salaries

▲17%

▲12%

▲10%

National Average
$60,000

▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 342 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 12%