Lead Business Analyst Salary

A Lead Business Analyst earns an average salary of $88,411 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$65,168 - $119,193
$65K
$92K
$120K
MEDIAN: $92,218
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90%

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$39.15 - $74.50
$39
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$74
MEDIAN: $55.43
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$0$131K
Salary $65,168 - $119,193
Bonus $1,015 - $13,058
Profit Sharing $625 - $10,000
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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$68,664 - $131,658
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 285
Hourly Data $0$74
Hourly Rate $39.15 - $74.50
Overtime $45.00
Annual Data $0$131K
Bonus $1,015 - $13,058
Profit Sharing $625 - $10,000
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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$68,664 - $131,658
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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Job Description for Lead Business Analyst

The lead business analyst uses analytic techniques to develop solutions for organizational issues. These analysts identifies metrics that can be used to measure departments' or projects' status and performance. There are a wide range of business issues that the lead business analyst may track. For example, they may ensure an office is within its budget. They may also take expense reports and perform variance analyses to determine if spending is within allowable variations of the budget; if the office is not on track to stay within budget, then the lead analyst will make recommendations on course correction.

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Lead Business Analyst Tasks

  • Document user needs, design decisions and specifications for new and ongoing projects.
  • Coordinate user groups and business experts to collect and communicate relevant data.
  • Interview clients, present designs and manage communication and expectations.
  • Write recommendations and reports to inform decision making and data collection.

Lead Business Analyst Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Lead Business Analyst

Popular Skills for Lead Business Analyst

Pay by Experience Level for Lead Business Analyst

Pay by Experience for a Lead Business Analyst has a positive trend. An entry-level Lead Business Analyst with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 75 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Lead Business Analyst with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $92,000 based on 148 salaries. An experienced Lead Business Analyst which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $104,000 based on 137 salaries. A Lead Business Analyst with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $108,000 based on 25 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $96,747

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Key Stats for Lead Business Analyst

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
12%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Lead Business Analyst Salaries

▲11%

▲8%

National Average
$97,000

▼5%

▼18%

Skills That Affect Lead Business Analyst Salaries

Process Improvement
▲6%

National Average
$97,000




Agile
▼2%

Business Analysis
▼4%

Agile Software Development
▼4%

SQL
▼9%

Financial Analysis
▼18%

Microsoft Excel
▼29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 14%
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