Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Research Analyst is $57,938
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Research Analysts?
An entry-level Research Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $52,395 based on 453 salaries. An early career Research Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,958 based on 2,143 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Research Analysts Do?
Research analysts must carefully examine data and produce meaningful information for their employer. This can involve not only drawing meaning from the data, but also checking to make sure the data is correct and using it to validate ideas and theories. When not examining or verifying information, a research analyst must work with their superiors to demonstrate what they have learned from their data and how it can be applied in the future for their business.
Research analysts can be found in …Read more
- Use a variety of sources to research and analyze topics, becoming an expert in a field.
- Collect and analyze quantitative data.
- Present results in written and oral formats.
- Interview clients or team members to identify information needs and deliverables.