Business Analyst Salary in the United States

How much does an Business Analyst make in the United States? The average Business Analyst salary in the United States is $68,317 as of May 13, 2019, but the range typically falls between $59,548 and $76,677. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is an Business Analyst?

A business analyst (BA) is someone who analyzes an organization or business domain (real or hypothetical) and documents its business or processes or systems, assessing the business model or its integration with technology. The role of a systems analyst can also be defined as a bridge between the business problems and the technology solutions. Here business problems can be anything about business systems, for example the model, process, or method. The technology solutions can be the use of technology architecture, tools, or software applications. System analysts are required to analyze, transf...

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Business Analyst in United States. The base salary for Business Analyst ranges from $$59,548 to $76,677 with the average base salary of $68,317. The total cash compensation, which includes bonus, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $61,321 to $80,259 with the average total cash compensation of $70,815.

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Job Openings for Business Analyst
Combined Insurance - Chicago , IL
Combined Insurance, is seeking a Senior Business Analyst to join our fast-paced, high energy, growing company. We are proud of our tradition of success in the insurance industry of over 90 years.
Combined Insurance - 5 days ago
Pharmacyclics, an Abbvie Company - Sunnyvale , CA
The Business Analyst will support our Sales/Commercial CRM application (Veeva) based on the platform and should be familiar with pharma sales operations processes. The resource should ...
Pharmacyclics - 5 days ago
Lawrence Livermore National Security - Livermore , CA
Procurement System Business Analyst 2 Location: Livermore, CA Category: Administrative/Management Organization: Business Posting Requirement: External w/ US Citizenship Job ID: 105272 Job Code
Appcast - 4 days ago
Trystar - Faribault , MN
Trystar - a leader in the temporary power distribution industry - is looking for a Business Analyst to join our growing operations team. You will have an opportunity to make an impact, while working ...
Glassdoor - 4 days ago
Associated Foreign Exchange Inc - Woodland-Hills , CA
The Business Analysis function within the IT department acts as a liaison between other IT functions such as Development, Quality Assurance, and business users. As a global financial institution ...
WayUp - 4 days ago
Palo Alto Networks - Santa Clara , CA
Work with other Business Intelligence teams to continually improve our data usage, reporting, and analytical capabilities * Provide data expertise to various teams across the business, from ad hoc ...
Palo Alto Networks - 4 days ago