Software Analyst

Software Analyst Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$79,000
$61,000
Min 10%
$79,000
Median 50%
$102,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Citi
Highest Paying City
Jersey City, NJ
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a software analyst make?
The national average salary for a Software Analyst in the U.S. is $79,378 annually or $38.16 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 41,000. The top 10 percent earn over $102,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $61,000 annually. The most abundant employment opportunities for Software Analysts are in Professional companies and Internet companies. The best states for high paying Software Analyst jobs are New Jersey, District of Columbia, California, New York, and Virginia. The typical tenure for a Software Analyst is 2.5 years.
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Average Software Analyst Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Software Analyst in the USA is $79,378 annually or $38.16 hourly. Jersey City, NJ reports the highest Software Analyst salaries at $93,864 per year. The Jersey City, NJ average entry-level salary for Software Analysts is $62,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Software Analyst salaries are New Jersey, District of Columbia, California, New York, and Virginia. Kansas, Louisiana, Arkansas, Alaska, and Kentucky have the lowest reported salaries for Software Analysts.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Jersey City, NJ
$93,864
2
Washington, DC
$93,787
3
San Jose, CA
$93,288
4
Arlington, VA
$89,752
5
New York, NY
$89,620

Average Software Analyst Salary By Company

There is good job security in Software Analyst positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Professional companies and Internet companies have the most job opportunities for Software Analysts. Citi and COLSA are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like Advantage Resourcing or Science Applications International ..., they also offer very competitive salaries to their Software Analysts.

Average Software Analyst Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Software Analyst works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Insurance companies, Professional companies, and Health Care companies tend to have the highest salaries for Software Analysts. Insurance companies pay Software Analysts an average salary of $83,858, Professional companies pay $83,629, and Health Care companys come in at $83,362. At $75,283, the average salary for Software Analysts in the Finance industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Insurance
$83,858
2
Professional
$83,629
3
Health Care
$83,362
4
Technology
$79,799
5
Retail
$79,377

Recently Added Software Analyst Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Software Analyst
01/03/2020
$79,306
Volt Workforce Solutions
Software Analyst
11/07/2019
$174,494
08/22/2019
$88,343