Senior business analyst

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

Average base salary
2.6k salaries reported, updated at Jul 03, 2020
per year
The average salary for a senior business analyst is $95,039 per year in the United States and $5,000 cash bonus per year.
Additional compensation
Cash bonus
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Most common benefits
  • Referral program
  • Commuter assistance
  • Health savings account
  • Flexible spending account
  • Disability insurance

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for senior business analysts

Most recommended skill

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earn +51.21% more

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 37.50% since 2018. Senior Business Analysts with this skill earn +51.21% more than the average base salary, which is $95,039 per year.

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Chartered Financial Analyst
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Most common benefits for Senior Business Analysts

  • Referral program
  • Commuter assistance
  • Health savings account
  • Flexible spending account
  • Disability insurance
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • On-site gym
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off

Salary satisfaction

Based on 450 ratings

71% of Senior business analysts in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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