$126,153
Avg. Salary
$71.50
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$15,568

Bonus

$5,700

Profit Sharing

$11,500

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Director Of Analytics is $71.50 per hour.

The average pay for a Director Of Analytics is $126,153 per year.

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MEDIAN $126,153
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$0$190K
Salary $83,182 - $170,115
Bonus $4,938 - $32,454
Profit Sharing $1,033 - $19,981
Commission $11,500
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$85,703 - $190,813
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,580

Job Description for Director of Analytics

Directors of analytics supervise a team that provides analytical expertise for their organization. They are in charge of coordinating efforts and provide coaching to staff members in their department. Directors of analytics spend a large portion of their time performing statistical analysis based on market knowledge and research expertise. They identify patterns based on aggregate data to find risks or opportunities, as well as make performance change recommendations. Directors of analytics create forecasts using analytical information and results, compare sets of data to optimize resource allocation, and support business development through their use of complex data. These directors must follow company procedures to reach all established goals.

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Director of Analytics Tasks
  • Manage a team of analysts, assigning schedules, and projects.
  • Develop, implement, and disseminate metrics about quality, performance and outcomes.
  • Collaborate with executives and other departments to identify and meet information needs.
  • Analyze and validate findings, creating reports, presentations, and visualizations.

Director of Analytics Job Listings

Popular Skills for Director of Analytics


Directors of Analytics report using a large range of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Machine Learning, People Management, Big Data Analytics, and SAS are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 10 percent and 14 percent. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Tableau Software, Microsoft Excel, and Project Management. Those proficient in Data Analysis are, more often than not, also skilled in Microsoft Excel and SQL.

Pay by Experience Level for Director of Analytics

Pay by Experience for a Director of Analytics has a positive trend. An entry-level Director of Analytics with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 114 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Director of Analytics with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $129,000 based on 363 salaries. An experienced Director of Analytics which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $142,000 based on 353 salaries. A Director of Analytics with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $160,000 based on 63 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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National Average: $137,471

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

With a pay rate for Directors of Analytics that is 23 percent greater than the national average, Minneapolis offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Directors of Analytics will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+23 percent), Austin (+13 percent), Los Angeles (+13 percent), and Seattle (+13 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 16 percent south of the national average, can be found in Washington. Below-median salaries also turn up in Philadelphia and Atlanta (10 percent lower and 9 percent lower, respectively).

Director of Analytics Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Director of Analytics?

Director of Analytics in Worcester:
"Great college city."
Pros: Improving environment every day
Cons:

Director of Analytics in Muncie:
"One of two places to work in Muncie."
Pros: BSU is one of two places to work in Muncie. The other is IU Ball Memorial Hospital. Both have IT departments, but over the 23 years at BSU, I have seen a number of BMH employees come to BSU. I do enjoy Muncie, my home town, because my family is close.Cost of living is affordable, commute is very good. The university is a big part of our city.
Cons: BSU is one of two places to work in Muncie. The other is IU Ball Memorial Hospital. Both have IT departments, but over the 23 years at BSU, I have seen a number of BMH employees come to BSU. Most of our economy has dwindled over the years as the automotive industry has moved out. Drugs and crime rates have risen over the years.

Director of Analytics in Hillsboro:
"Climate and Pactific Ocean."
Pros: Awesome weather 8 months of the year in the 70s, nice people, low taxes. Lots of trails.
Cons: Not as polished as Northern Virginia.

Director of Analytics in Dallas:
Be patient in hiring - it is critical to get the right people, even if it takes longer than you want.

Director of Analytics in Dallas:
"Building your own world is not very easy."
Patience is a virtue that has never been my strong suit, but it is essential to long term success in a role such as this where the demand is incredibly high, the skills are hard to find and the infrastructure does not exist.

Director of Analytics in Boston:
"Go for it."
I love what I do.

Director of Analytics in New York:
"Know The Right People."
Seek out different people in different roles -- not as a brown-noser, but find people who do interesting things that you'd like to do someday. They can be your ticket to mobility when you're bored of your role.

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Key Stats for Director of Analytics

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 217 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Director of Analytics Salaries

▲17%

▲4%

National Average
$137,000

▼6%

▼29%

Skills That Affect Director of Analytics Salaries




SAS
▲6%

SQL
▲4%


National Average
$137,000


Business Analysis
▼3%

Statistical Analysis
▼3%







Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 217 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
no benefits
None: 5%