Average Senior Research Analyst Salary in San Francisco, California

$87,372
Avg. Salary
$6,500
Bonus
$3,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Senior Research Analyst in San Francisco, California is $87,372.
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$60k
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$87k
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$151k
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MEDIAN $87,372
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Salary
$60k - $151k
Bonus
$1k - $157k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$60k - $166k

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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.

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
Market Research Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Senior Research Analyst Job Listings

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 Market Research, Research Analysis and Data Analysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Research Analyst

An early career Senior Research Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,831 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Senior Research Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,931 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Senior Research Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,264 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (26.8% less), Atlanta, Georgia (25.7% less) and Washington, District of Columbia (22.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 32 survey responses.
Early Career
37.5%
Mid Career
40.6%
Experienced
21.9%