The average salary for an Entry-Level Market Research Analyst is $48,631.
Is Market Research Analyst your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.
$37k - $62k
$206 - $6k
$250 - $2k
$35k - $62k
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 Market Research Analyst
A marketing research analyst reviews a large amount of data, analyzing it to answer three major questions: What product does the market want? Who are the consumers that would purchase such a product? How much would consumers pay for the product? Their main goal is to help the company's profits grow over time by using available data. They analyze interviews, collect prospective consumer data via surveys, and include relevant statistics in a final report for their clients or management team. Most …Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Market Research Analyst
The top respondents for the job title Market Research Analyst are from the companies Ipsos, Penn, Schoen, and Berland Associates and AC Nielsen Corp. Reported salaries are highest at AC Nielsen Corp where the average pay is $56,054. Ipsos pays the lowest at around $47,146.
Market Research Analyst Job Listings
Search for more jobs
Popular Skills for Market Research Analyst
Skills in Market Research and Market Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Research Analysis, Microsoft Excel and Data Analysis.
Pay by Experience Level for Market Research Analyst
An early career Market Research Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $52,756 based on 776 salaries. A mid-career Market Research Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,207 based on 173 salaries. An experienced Market Research Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,617 based on 71 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $71,250.
Pay Difference by Location
Learn more about cost of living by city.
Employees with Market Research Analyst in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 13.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (5.9% more) and Seattle, Washington (5.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Columbus, Ohio (21.9% less) and Cincinnati, Ohio (7.5% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 1,041 survey responses.
Related Job Salaries
$48k - $111k
$28k - $55k
$42k - $84k
$45k - $81k
$53k - $98k
$33k - $68k
$51k - $97k
$62k - $100k
$38k - $77k
$41k - $102k