Business analyst earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Business analyst salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $89,550
Alabama $80,816
Arkansas $54,781
Arizona $69,260
California $82,550
Colorado $86,560
Connecticut $94,410
District of Columbia $103,300
Delaware $77,520
Florida $79,630
Georgia $93,530
Guam $59,900
Hawaii $78,980
Iowa $72,095
Idaho $79,680
Illinois $79,902
Indiana $77,305
Kansas $72,444
Kentucky $72,472
Louisiana $72,900
Massachusetts $110,150
Maryland $97,850
Maine $69,830
Michigan $79,140
Minnesota $78,430
Missouri $76,230
Mississippi $64,520
Montana $67,340
North Carolina $83,700
North Dakota $71,840
Nebraska $76,700
New Hampshire $90,190
New Jersey $97,860
New Mexico $74,570
Nevada $72,920
New York $109,593
Ohio $77,730
Oklahoma $74,820
Oregon $78,760
Pennsylvania $86,281
Puerto Rico $50,810
Rhode Island $81,010
South Carolina $68,900
South Dakota $68,890
Tennessee $75,530
Texas $97,080
Utah $72,320
Virginia $97,420
Virgin Islands $60,380
Vermont $76,520
Washington $97,910
Wisconsin $73,570
West Virginia $74,840
Wyoming $79,590

How do business analyst salaries compare to similar careers?

Business analysts earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than actuaries but more than securities and commodities brokers.

Career Median Salary
Actuary salary $108K
Statistician salary $91K
Financial advisor salary $81K
Operations research analyst salary $85K
Consultant salary $78K
Business analyst salary $75K
Budget analyst salary $76K
Credit analyst salary $68K
Auditor salary $65K
Securities and commodities broker salary $62K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)