Research Analyst in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

Median pay for Research Analysts in Boston, Mass. is around $61K annually. Among folks in this role, job satisfaction levels approximately match the national average. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Male Research Analysts in Boston are just a bit more common among those who completed the questionnaire than females ones, with male workers composing 50 percent of the field. Women make up a slight majority of Boston Research Analysts (50 percent) survey respondents. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$45,040 - $86,884
$45K
$63K
$87K
MEDIAN: $63,293
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Salary $45,040 - $86,884
Bonus $977 - $19,489
Profit Sharing $8,000
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$43,676 - $93,395
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 96

Job Description for Research Analyst

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.

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Research Analyst Tasks

  • 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.

About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

Research Analyst Job Listings

Key Stats for Research Analyst

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Research Analyst Salaries

Experienced
▲8%

National Average
$65,000

▼1%

▼16%

Skills That Affect Research Analyst Salaries

Microsoft Word
▲26%

SQL
▲12%


National Average
$65,000


Statistical Analysis
▼3%

Technical Writing
▼3%

Online Research
▼4%

Market Research
▼7%

SAS
▼8%

Microsoft Office
▼10%


▼12%

SPSS
▼17%

Database Management & Reporting
▼22%

Project Management
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 9%