Research Analyst in Chicago, Illinois Salary

A Research Analyst in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $55,457 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Financial Analysis, Statistical Analysis, Project Management, Policy Analysis, and Technical Writing. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$36,363 - $79,066
$36K
$54K
$79K
MEDIAN: $54,413
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50%
90%

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$17.69 - $23.05
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MEDIAN: $19.58
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$0$83K
Salary $36,363 - $79,066
Bonus $204.26 - $19,574
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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$36,533 - $83,845
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 116
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $19.58
Overtime $25.85
Annual Data $0$83K
Bonus $204.26 - $19,574
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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$36,533 - $83,845
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Q: What is it like working in Chicago?

Research Analyst in Chicago:
Pros: Living near the lake, restaurants & bars.
Cons: Public transportation, cost of living.

Key Stats for Research Analyst

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Research Analyst Salaries

Experienced
▲47%

▲27%

National Average
$55,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Research Analyst Salaries

Financial Analysis
▲38%

Statistical Analysis
▲23%

Project Management
▲19%

Policy Analysis
▲14%

Technical Writing
▲12%

SPSS
▲10%

Microsoft Office
▲8%


Presentations
▲6%

Microsoft Excel
▲1%

Data Analysis
▼0%

National Average
$55,000


Online Research
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼2%

Database Management & Reporting
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 10%