Senior Operations Analyst Salary

Average Senior Operations Analysts in the United States make around $67K annually. Total incomes of Senior Operations Analysts incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $14K from bonuses and close to $6K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $45K and $97K. Residence is the main element affecting pay for this group — the specific employer and experience level are driving factors as well. Men working as Senior Operations Analysts who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 54 percent. Nearly all have medical and dental plans, and most have vision insurance. Job satisfaction for Senior Operations Analysts is high. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$48,020 - $91,279
$48K
$67K
$91K
MEDIAN: $67,446
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$17.52 - $35.23
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$0$97K
Salary $48,020 - $91,279
Bonus $984 - $13,801
Profit Sharing $10.00 - $9,759
Total Pay (?
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$46,163 - $97,306
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 368
Hourly Data $0$57
Hourly Rate $17.52 - $35.23
Overtime $28.07 - $57.10
Annual Data $0$97K
Bonus $984 - $13,801
Profit Sharing $10.00 - $9,759
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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$46,163 - $97,306
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 48

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Job Description for Senior Operations Analyst

The senior operations analyst role serves as a subject matter expert to help their organization make business decisions for the long-term success and growth of their organization. They use best practice models for procurement, planning, production, and material management techniques and processes. This position supports SAP and related software and requires expert knowledge of SAP reporting capabilities. Individuals in this role develops process documentation for processes and procedures, and they prepare and execute test plans for new functionality. Additionally, senior operations analysts publish communications related to the deployment of new functionalities and translate user requirements into user requests and program specifications. They work with programmers to ensure compliance with program specifications and develop training plans for end users.

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Senior Operations Analyst Tasks

  • Ensure daily data capture allows for metrics analysis and operations coordination.
  • Troubleshoot, resolve and document problems.
  • Write reports and presentations to guide operational decisions periodically and on the fly.
  • Develop and test new tools, reports and technologies.
  • Work with existing software and programs to capture, validate, contextualize and share findings.

Senior Operations Analyst Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Operations Analyst


Bank of America Corp. (BOFA), Merrill Lynch & Co Inc, Deutsche Bank, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), and American Airlines are top-notch employers for Senior Operations Analysts in this area. American Airlines attracts talent by shelling out the biggest paychecks in the area — the median in that office is $82K.

Popular Skills for Senior Operations Analyst


Survey results imply that Senior Operations Analysts deploy a substantial tool kit of skills at work. Most notably, skills in Tableau Software, Operations Management, Business Analysis, and SQL are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 4 percent and 6 percent. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service, Microsoft SQL Server, and Research Analysis. Those familiar with Data Analysis also tend to know Project Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Operations Analyst

Pay by Experience for a Senior Operations Analyst has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Operations Analyst with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 274 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Operations Analyst with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 188 salaries. An experienced Senior Operations Analyst which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 101 salaries. A Senior Operations Analyst with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 32 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $68,790

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Washington offers some of the highest pay in the country for Senior Operations Analysts, 36 percent above the national average. Senior Operations Analysts can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Francisco (+30 percent), New York (+19 percent), Houston (+18 percent), and Los Angeles (+18 percent). Location significantly influences compensation, with Columbus Senior Operations Analysts earning much less — 33 percent less — than the national average. Workers in Jacksonville and Indianapolis earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (32 percent less and 14 percent less, respectively).

Senior Operations Analyst Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Operations Analyst?

Senior Operations Analyst in Phoenix:
"Business Operations Consultant."
Pros: Helping my company as well as our physician partner/businesses grow their membership and increase revenue and profits.
Cons: The pay is below market value due to being promoted as an internal employee based on current salary versus being hired as an external employee at current market value.

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Key Stats for Senior Operations Analyst

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 77 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Senior Operations Analyst Salaries

▲30%

▲15%

▲7%

National Average
$69,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Senior Operations Analyst Salaries

Tableau Software
▲5%




SQL
▲2%


Data Analysis
▲1%


National Average
$69,000




Microsoft Office
▼3%

Research Analysis
▼10%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼11%

Customer Service
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 77 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 83%
no benefits
None: 7%
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