How much does a Cost Analyst I make in the United States? The average Cost Analyst I salary in the United States is $62,587 as of October 27, 2022, but the range typically falls between $55,936 and $70,549. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Cost Analyst I

Cost Analyst I performs variance analysis between actual and standard costs to assist management in decision making or other financial initiatives. Monitors, analyzes, and reports on inventory valuation, production, and various other costs. Being a Cost Analyst I provides productivity analysis. May require a bachelor's degree or its equivalent. Additionally, Cost Analyst I typically reports to a Manager. The Cost Analyst I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Cost Analyst I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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Dorian LPG Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the transportation of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) through its LPG tankers worldwide. It owns and operates very large gas carriers (VLGCs). As of June 26, 2018, its fleet consisted of 22 VLGCs with carrying capacity of approximately 1.8 million cubic meters. ... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2021
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