Principal Business Analyst

Principal Business Analyst Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$101,000
$73,000
Min 10%
$101,000
Median 50%
$138,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Facebook
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
3.9 years
How much does a principal business analyst make?
Principal Business Analysts in the US make on average $101,172 annually or $48.64 hourly. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $74,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $138,000. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. States with the highest Principal Business Analyst salaries include District of Columbia, Washington, Maryland, New Jersey, and Virginia. The typical employment in the position spans 3.9 years.

Average Principal Business Analyst Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Principal Business Analyst makes. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Facebook and Microsoft are the best paying companies for Principal Business Analysts. If you can find a job at a company like The Bank of New York Mellon or Calypso Technology, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Principal Business Analysts.

Average Principal Business Analyst Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Principal Business Analyst in the USA is $101,172 annually or $48.64 hourly. Principal Business Analysts make the most in Seattle, WA at about $122,463 per year. Even as an entry-level Principal Business Analyst, you will make $85,000 per year in Seattle, WA. The highest earning states when it comes to Principal Business Analyst salaries are District of Columbia, Washington, Maryland, New Jersey, and Virginia. On the other hand, Kansas, Maine, South Carolina, Mississippi, and Florida report the lowest wages for Principal Business Analysts.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Seattle, WA
$122,463
2
San Francisco, CA
$121,149
3
Sterling, VA
$119,683
4
Baltimore, MD
$117,396
5
Wayne, NJ
$115,824

Average Principal Business Analyst Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Principal Business Analyst works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Health Care companies, Pharmaceutical companies, and Technology companies pay their Principal Business Analysts well. Health Care companies pay their Principal Business Analysts the highest wages, averaging $104,586 per year. Pharmaceutical companies and Technology companies pay well too, at $103,798 and $101,389, respectively. The types of companies that pay Principal Business Analysts the least are in the Finance industry, where the average annual salary is $93,807.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$104,586
2
Pharmaceutical
$103,798
3
Technology
$101,389
4
Finance
$93,807

Recently Added Principal Business Analyst Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
University of Arizona
Principal Business Analyst
11/13/2019
$60,000
Robert Half Technology
Principal Business Analyst
09/30/2019
$93,915
Robert Half
Principal Business Analyst
09/13/2019
$93,915
University of Arizona
Principal Business Analyst
08/18/2019
$50,000
Mphasis Limited
Principal Business Analyst
08/02/2019
$135,655
University of Arizona
Principal Business Analyst
06/21/2019
$50,000
Boehringer Ingelheim USA Corp
Principal Business Analyst
03/08/2019
$100,672
Facebook, Inc.
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03/07/2019
$107,604
Globalfoundries U.S. Inc.
Principal Analyst Business System Analysis
03/05/2019
$90,022