Average Senior Research Analyst with Research Analysis Skills Salary

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The average salary for a Senior Research Analyst with Research Analysis skills is $69,715.
MEDIAN $69,715
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$53k - $111k

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Job Description for Senior Research Analyst

Senior Research Analyst Tasks
  • Research and analyze trends, opportunities, competitors and pricing to identify themes.
  • Write reports with recommendations, visualizations and clear risk analysis.
  • Develop, maintain and quality control databases and sources.
  • Present results to a variety of audiences and answer questions.
The top respondents for the job title Senior Research Analyst are from the companies Ipsos, The Advisory Board Company and UnitedHealth Group. Reported salaries are highest at The Advisory Board Company where the average pay is $67,651. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Corporate Executive Board (CEB) and CBRE Group, earning around $67,231 and $67,200, respectively. Ipsos pays the lowest at around $55,752. National Opinion Research Center and UnitedHealth Group also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $62,000 and $62,900, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Senior Research Analyst

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

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Research Analyst

An entry-level Senior Research Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $59,998 based on 32 salaries. An early career Senior Research Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,768 based on 208 salaries. A mid-career Senior Research Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,498 based on 162 salaries. An experienced Senior Research Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,739 based on 78 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $75,285.
Employees with Senior Research Analyst in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 11.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (7.5% more) and Arlington, Virginia (2.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (8.2% less), Washington, District of Columbia (5.4% less) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (1.4% less).

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