Average Senior Business Analyst Salary

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The average salary for a Senior Business Analyst is $83,899.
MEDIAN $83,899
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$62k - $113k
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$961 - $11k
$500 - $8k
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$64k - $123k

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Job Description for Senior Business Analyst

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.
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 Amazon.com Inc where the average pay is $96,384. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Capital One Financial Corp and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), earning around $89,574 and $84,696, respectively. The Home Depot Inc. pays the lowest at around $71,141. UnitedHealth Group and Accenture also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $75,432 and $78,869, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Senior Business Analyst

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

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Business Analyst

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 $69,731 based on 289 salaries. An early career Senior Business Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,046 based on 2,925 salaries. A mid-career Senior Business Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,593 based on 3,630 salaries. An experienced Senior Business Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,718 based on 2,993 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $95,888.
Employees with Senior Business Analyst in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 21.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (11.4% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (6.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (6.9% less).

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