Average Senior Business Analyst Salary

$85,008
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$6,120
Bonus
$2,000
Commission
$3,945
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The average salary for a Senior Business Analyst is $85,008.
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$63k
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$85k
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$114k
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$63k - $114k
Bonus
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$491 - $5k
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$64k - $123k
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What Do Senior Business Analysts Do?

Senior Business Analyst Tasks
  • Synthesize and analyze information from various sources to identify trends, opportunities, and dangers.
  • Partner with various teams to identify key information gaps and plan to provide that information.
  • Collect data through interviews, surveys, web search, database search, or other methods.

Job Satisfaction for Senior Business Analyst

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The top respondents for the job title Senior Business Analyst are from the companies UnitedHealth Group, Accenture and The Home Depot Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Capital One Financial Corp where the average pay is $92,731. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Kaiser Permanente and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), earning around $86,035 and $83,630, respectively. The Home Depot Inc. pays the lowest at around $71,635. Comcast Cable, Inc. and UnitedHealth Group also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $75,182 and $76,302, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Senior Business Analysts?

Skills in Business Analysis, Requirements Analysis, Project Management and Process Improvement are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Analysis.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Business Analysts?

An entry-level Senior Business Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $70,570 based on 72 salaries. An early career Senior Business Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,466 based on 2,319 salaries. A mid-career Senior Business Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,601 based on 2,926 salaries. An experienced Senior Business Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,737 based on 2,572 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $96,461.
Employees with Senior Business Analyst in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 26.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (9.3% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (5.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (7.3% less) and Dallas, Texas (2.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 8,868 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.8%
Early Career
26.2%
Mid Career
33.0%
Experienced
29.0%
Late Career
11.0%