Business analyst earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Business analyst salary by state

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

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)