Operational Risk Analyst Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$76,000
$50,000
Min 10%
$76,000
Median 50%
$117,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Jefferies
Highest Paying City
Jersey City, NJ
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
2.1 years
How much does an operational risk analyst make?
As an Operational Risk Analyst in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $77,003 per year or $37.02 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $117,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $50,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Operational Risk Analysts are in Finance companies and Insurance companies. The best states for high paying Operational Risk Analyst jobs are New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Illinois, and Virginia. The typical tenure for an Operational Risk Analyst is 2.1 years.
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Average Operational Risk Analyst Salary By Location

As an Operational Risk Analyst in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $77,003 per year or $37.02 per hour. The top city when it comes to Operational Risk Analyst salaries is Jersey City, NJ at $102,555 per year. The average starting salary in Jersey City, NJ for Operational Risk Analysts is $61,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Operational Risk Analyst salaries are New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Illinois, and Virginia. Florida, Georgia, Nebraska, Arkansas, and Hawaii have the lowest reported salaries for Operational Risk Analysts.

Map of Operational Risk Analyst Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Operational Risk Analysts earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Operational Risk Analyst Salary By Company

Operational Risk Analysts can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Most Operational Risk Analyst jobs are in Finance companies and Finance companies. Jefferies and Standard Chartered USA are the highest paying companies. Companies like Facebook and Citi also report very competitive wages for Operational Risk Analysts.

Operational Risk Analyst Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Operational Risk Analyst Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an Operational Risk Analyst can range from $66,348 to $83,003 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.