Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Business Analyst make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$81,762 / yrTotal Pay
$76,125 / yrBase Pay
$5,638 / yrAdditional Pay

$81,762

 / yr
$54K$124K
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How much does a Business Analyst make?

The estimated total pay for a Business Analyst is $81,762 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $76,125 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $5,638 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

For Business Analyst

Some related job titles are Business Systems Analyst Salaries with median pay of $92,964, Data Analyst Salaries with median pay of $71,602, Senior Business Analyst Salaries with median pay of $101,006, Entry Level Business Analyst Salaries with median pay of $74,883.

Top Paying Companies

For a Business Analyst in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Business Analyst in United States. Employers include Meta, Google and CLOUDRAY.

1
Meta
Meta
$161,053/yr
2
Google
$159,463/yr
4
Twitter
$154,305/yr
5
Silicon Alley
$149,829/yr
8
Airbnb
$136,196/yr
9
VMware
$135,262/yr
10
360 BP
$134,091/yr
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Business AnalystSee 1,783 salaries from this location

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$89,295

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$118,337

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$100,967

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Top Paying Industries

For a Business Analyst in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Business Analyst in United States are Energy, Mining & Utilities with a median total pay of $101,327, Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology with a median total pay of $98,817, Agriculture with a median total pay of $98,686, Human Resources & Staffing with a median total pay of $98,042, and Personal Consumer Services with a median total pay of $97,641.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Energy, Mining & UtilitiesEnergy, Mining & Utilities$101,327

    7% Higher than other industries

  • Pharmaceutical & BiotechnologyPharmaceutical & Biotechnology$98,817

    4% Higher than other industries

  • AgricultureAgriculture$98,686

    4% Higher than other industries

  • Human Resources & StaffingHuman Resources & Staffing$98,042

    4% Higher than other industries

  • Personal Consumer ServicesPersonal Consumer Services$97,641

    3% Higher than other industries

Energy, Mining & Utilities

Top paying companies in Energy, Mining & Utilities for Business Analyst are Sempra, Chevron, and Calpine.

SempraSempra$121,539/yr
ChevronChevron$120,122/yr
CalpineCalpine$117,195/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Business?

Jobs in business are in increasing demand, requiring workers with at least a bachelor’s degree and moderate to advanced technical skills, with the use of data often a required job function. To remain competitive, job seekers with little relevant field experience should consider higher degrees or industry-specific certificates to meet evolving requirements.

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Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Business Analyst

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$60,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Business Analyst

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$100,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Business Analyst

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$130,000

/yr

$110K | $20K

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Business Analyst

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$86,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Business Analyst

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$122,000

/yr

$112K | $10K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Business Analyst

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$40

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Business Analyst

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$58,500

/yr

$58K | $500

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Business Data Analyst

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$95,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Business Support

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$20

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

Business Analyst pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Business Analyst is $76,125 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Business Analyst salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 90686 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Business Analyst employees.

The highest salary for a Business Analyst in United States is $114,156 per year.

The lowest salary for a Business Analyst in United States is $50,763 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Business Analyst or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Business Analyst.