Budget analyst earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Budget analyst salary by state

State Name Average Salary
District of Columbia $100,210
Virginia $89,710
California $86,730
Maryland $89,710
Massachusetts $83,240
Rhode Island $80,320
New Jersey $80,740
Colorado $79,630
Connecticut $81,850
Hawaii $79,610
Minnesota $76,400
Alaska $77,130
New York $75,260
Texas $73,170
Michigan $78,750
New Mexico $73,700
Washington $73,020
New Hampshire $74,410
Illinois $72,820
Utah $74,610
Iowa $72,550
Oregon $74,060
Ohio $72,410
Florida $69,910
Pennsylvania $70,610
Maine $70,770
Delaware $70,490
North Carolina $69,740
Wisconsin $70,650
Arizona $68,390
Oklahoma $70,220
Tennessee $68,240
Vermont $70,500
Nevada $67,330
South Carolina $67,340
Georgia $67,850
North Dakota $67,330
Indiana $68,150
Missouri $63,870
Wyoming $66,910
Kansas $65,350
Louisiana $63,270
West Virginia $63,730
Idaho $62,740
South Dakota $59,860
Mississippi $61,330
Montana $60,990
Nebraska $53,930
Kentucky $53,050
Guam $55,660
Virgin Islands $51,850
Arkansas $47,480
Puerto Rico $41,280

How do budget analyst salaries compare to similar careers?

Budget analysts earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than consultants but more than operations research analysts.

Career Median Salary
Consultant salary $64K
Financial quantitative analyst salary $70K
Actuary salary $70K
Business analyst salary $60K
Financial manager salary $68K
Budget analyst salary $60K
Statistician salary $60K
Financial analyst salary $60K
Tax preparer salary $33K
Operations research analyst salary $54K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)