Business analyst

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How much does a Business Analyst make in the United States?

Average base salary
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7.2k salaries reported, updated at May 22, 2020
$79,273
per year
The average salary for a business analyst is $79,273 per year in the United States and $4,000 cash bonus per year.
Additional compensation
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Cash bonus
$4,000
per year
Most common benefits
  • 401(k)
  • Visa sponsorship
  • 401(k) matching
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance

Salaries by years of experience in the United States

Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Certification categories:
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Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist
+108.56%
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Certified Information Systems Auditor
+42.23%
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PMP
+13.28%
314Company icon
Chartered Financial Analyst
+27.28%
31Company icon
Top skill
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SAP Finance & Controlling
+32.23%
65Company icon
SAP ERP
+33.33%
135Company icon
Hybris
+33.53%
35Company icon
ERP Systems
+20.65%
496Company icon
Salesforce
+18.92%
692Company icon
License categories:
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CPA
+21.02%
70 jobs
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Field of study categories:
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Information Systems Degree
+13.27%
279 jobs
445Company icon
Computer Science Degree
+4.99%
998 jobs
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Most common benefits for Business Analysts

  • 401(k)
  • Visa sponsorship
  • 401(k) matching
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Life insurance
  • Green card sponsorship
  • Gym membership
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement

Salary satisfaction

Based on 1,232 ratings

62% of Business analysts in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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