Category Analyst

Category Analyst Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$87,000
$52,000
Min 10%
$87,000
Median 50%
$145,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Lowe's
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
Minnesota
Average Experience Level
2.7 years
How much does a category analyst make?
As a Category Analyst in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $87,456 per year or $42.05 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $145,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $52,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Category Analysts are in Retail companies and Hospitality companies. The best states for high paying Category Analyst jobs are Minnesota, Maine, Alaska, Washington, and Delaware. The typical tenure for a Category Analyst is 2.7 years.
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Analyst
$71,321

Average Category Analyst Salary By Location

Across America, Category Analysts make on average $87,456 annually or $42.05 hourly. The city with the highest Category Analyst salary is Seattle, WA at $125,610 per year. The average entry-level salary in Seattle, WA is $71,000. Minnesota, Maine, Alaska, Washington, and Delaware are the top 5 highest earning states for Category Analysts. On the other hand, Kentucky, Indiana, Louisiana, Hawaii, and West Virginia report the lowest wages for Category Analysts.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Seattle, WA
$125,610
2
San Ramon, CA
$125,056
3
Camden, NJ
$118,835
4
Greeley, CO
$116,581
5
New York, NY
$114,615

Average Category Analyst Salary By Company

Category Analyst jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Category Analysts are in Retail companies and Hospitality companies. Lowe's and Direct Energy are the highest paying companies. Companies like Nestle and Micron Technology also report very competitive wages for Category Analysts.

Average Category Analyst Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Category Analyst works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Telecommunication companies, Hospitality companies, and Retail companies pay higher-than-average wages for Category Analysts. Salaries for Category Analysts in Telecommunication companies average $101,069 annually, while Hospitality companies and Retail companies pay $93,903 and $86,169, respectively. The average salary for Category Analysts in the Manufacturing industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $85,117.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Telecommunication
$101,069
2
Hospitality
$93,903
3
Retail
$86,169
4
Manufacturing
$85,117

Recently Added Category Analyst Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Category Analyst
01/17/2020
$52,175