Average Experienced Senior Research Analyst Salary

$86,095
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,150
Bonus
$3,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Experienced Senior Research Analyst is $86,095.
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$59k
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$86k
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$132k
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MEDIAN $86,095
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Salary
$59k - $132k
Bonus
$1k - $59k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$60k - $142k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Research Analyst

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Senior Research Analyst. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Senior Research Analyst
Operations Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Senior Research Analyst

Skills in Research Analysis, Project Management, Market Research and Statistical Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 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 $56,686 based on 69 salaries. An early career Senior Research Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,334 based on 433 salaries. A mid-career Senior Research Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,519 based on 330 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $83,924.
Employees with Senior Research Analyst in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 28.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (14.1% more) and Los Angeles, California (12.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (17.3% less), Cincinnati, Ohio (12.9% less) and Dallas, Texas (5.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 864 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.0%
Early Career
50.1%
Mid Career
38.2%
Late Career
3.7%