BUSINESS ANALYST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$74,000
$55,000
Min 10%
$74,000
Median 50%
$99,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Facebook
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does a business analyst make?
The national average salary for a Business Analyst in the U.S. is $74,497 annually or $35.82 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $99,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $55,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Business Analysts are in Professional companies and Internet companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Business Analyst salaries are Washington, New Jersey, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Delaware. The typical employment for a Business Analyst is 2.9 years.

Average Business Analyst Salary By Company

Business Analysts can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Business Analysts are Facebook and Deckers Outdoor Corporation. If you can find a job at a company like eBay or BP America Inc., they also offer very competitive salaries to their Business Analysts.

Average Business Analyst Salary By Location

Business Analysts in the United States of America make on average $74,497 a year or $35.82 per hour. Working in Seattle, WA as a Business Analyst will pay you the highest wages at around $77,482 per year. Even as an entry-level Business Analyst, you will make $56,000 per year in Seattle, WA. Some of the states with the best Business Analyst salaries are Washington, New Jersey, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Delaware, New York, and Massachusetts. Arkansas, Tennessee, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama have the lowest reported salaries for Business Analysts.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Seattle, WA
$77,482
2
San Francisco, CA
$76,642
3
New York, NY
$76,318
4
Jersey City, NJ
$76,250
5
Philadelphia, PA
$75,985

Average Business Analyst Salary By Industry

Wages for Business Analysts can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Finance companies, Professional companies, and Internet companies pay higher-than-average wages for Business Analysts. Finance companies pay Business Analysts an average salary of $76,452, Professional companies pay $75,964, and Internet companys come in at $74,753. At $72,553, the average salary for Business Analysts in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Finance
$76,452
2
Professional
$75,964
3
Internet
$74,753
4
Hospitality
$74,187
5
Technology
$73,509

RECENTLY ADDED Business Analyst SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Business Analyst
Los Angeles, CA
10/31/2019
$200,000
Ivanti
Business Analyst
10/31/2019
$114,600
Eliassen Group
Business Analyst
Cincinnati, OH
10/31/2019
$93,915
Conspicuous Your Dynamics 365 Recruitment Partner
Business Analyst
Buffalo, NY
10/31/2019
$125,000
Cal State University, Chancellors Office
Business Analyst
Long Beach, CA
10/31/2019
$52,464
10/31/2019
$47,144
Alameda County Information Technology Department
Business Analyst
Oakland, CA
10/31/2019
$94,162
Robert Half Technology
Business Analyst
Scottsdale, AZ
10/31/2019
$90,000
Aspen Skiing Company
Business Analyst
10/31/2019
$81,000
10/31/2019
$200,000
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