Business Analyst salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$135,481
$7,981
Additional Cash Compensation
$143,462
Total Compensation
Median: $135K
Min: $35K
Max: $6614K

How Much Does a Business Analyst Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Business Analyst in Chicago is $135,481. The average additional cash compensation for a Business Analyst in Chicago is $7,981. The average total compensation for a Business Analyst in Chicago is $143,462. Business Analyst salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Business Analyst employees in Chicago.

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Business Analyst jobs in Chicago

Business Analyst

Chicago
3 days ago
+39
We are seeking a Business Analyst who can work independently or with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment. This requires high proficiency in IT requirements documentation and experience with custom web applications based on Microsoft technologies. closerlook's Business Analyst works with members of the Software Development, Quality Assurance, User Experience, and Project Management teams to help create innovative, high-quality web applications, advanced reports and digital offerings for our clients in the pharmaceutical industry. The Business Analyst ensures requirements are addressed before a technical solution is designed and implemented. The Business Analyst plays a key role in the closerlook project lifecycle and ensures that the final deliverable meets client expectations and adds to the bottom line.

Salesforce Business Analyst

Chicago
1 week ago
+46
As a Platinum Salesforce partner, we help our clients transform the way they connect with their customers. Our team is made up of Salesforce-certified experts with experience across the Salesforce Customer Success Platform and multiple industries. As the 3rd largest global Salesforce partner, we are committed to growing and developing our Salesforce talent, offering continued growth opportunities and exposing our people to interesting and diverse projects. The Salesforce Business Analyst is the primary implementation resource on a Salesforce engagement. He/she works with the project Architect to understand the overall solution design, and is responsible for defining use cases and requirements, building out the declarative aspects of the solution, and authoring supporting documentation. 

Business Analyst (Temporary)

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+39
We are seeking a Business Analyst (temporary) who can work independently or with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment. This requires high proficiency in IT requirements documentation and experience with custom web applications based on Microsoft technologies. closerlook's Business Analyst works with members of the Software Development, Quality Assurance, User Experience, and Project Management teams to help create innovative, high-quality web applications, advanced reports and digital offerings for our clients in the pharmaceutical industry. The Business Analyst ensures requirements are addressed before a technical solution is designed and implemented. The Business Analyst plays a key role in the closerlook project lifecycle and ensures that the final deliverable meets client expectations and adds to the bottom line.

Technical Business Analyst - 20-0546

Remote
1 week ago
+60
The Technical Business Analyst with DevEx acts as an advocate for developers creating solutions on top of the Relativity Platform. This position works directly with our external developer community, ensuring the best possible development experience on the Relativity Platform. Utilization of general software development knowledge, Relativity development best practices and customer facing skills will be combined to investigate areas of impact for customizations built for RelativityOne as well as Relativity Server. 

Senior Business Analyst

Chicago
1 week ago
+18
As an experienced professional in Business Analysis, you'll shape the technology solutions that drive strategic initiatives across the firm. Working at the intersection of business and technology, you'll interact with colleagues in various lines of businesses to learn about challenges and opportunities, and translate that insight into high-quality solutions. In addition to working with the development team to create new solutions, you'll help optimize existing technology and identify new capabilities. While your role requires deep technological skills – including expertise in everything from data management to functional design – it also hinges on teamwork and leadership. You'll offer clear guidance and feedback to your Business Analysis colleagues, while promoting the values, culture and brand of JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Senior Business Intelligence Analyst

Chicago
1 week ago
+35
As a Senior BI Analyst you will work closely with end business users to determine data needs of the business area and discuss the meaning of the data coming from the source system. You’ll also come up with your own recommendations and ideas of what can be done with the data beyond the initial requirements. You must be willing to take a deep dive in the data and understand the meaning, understand idiosyncrasies and communicate at both a technical and business level. You’ll create data structures which are useful for multiple internal stakeholders solving immediate needs and anticipating long term questions.  You’ll ensure the definitions are documented and serve as a coach to others who use the data.

Sr. Business Analyst

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+17
Within the Business Intelligence org, the Senior Business Analyst role is held by structured thinkers with the technical skills to decipher data and the communication skills to deliver insights effectively to business leaders. They are curious self-starters that understand the business and leverage SQL, Python, etc. to execute data analyses that drive the business forward. The role has high-impact and high-visibility potential, and performance is based on delivered impact. If you are energized by challenging problems and the type that uses data first in decision making, this role may be a fit for you.

Business Analyst

Chicago
1 day ago
+20
A successful candidate will appreciate the need to define and assess software systems in terms of measurable business value and act as a bridge and advocate between the business and Group Technology.  The Business Analyst will apply data analysis, business awareness, and technical acumen to clearly define and communicate business requirements, ensure stakeholder awareness of development plans and roadmaps, and help introduce continuous improvement to software development and system engineering processes

Business Analyst

North Suburbs
3 days ago
+35
Responsible for summarizing research data that will assist management in both long- and short-range strategic planning. Develops and maintains a thorough understanding of business processes pertaining to purchasing and distribution at Walgreens. Analyzes data to develop cost benefit analysis of proposed programs through collection and data analysis. Works on projects in strategy development, industry trends, competitive analysis, and company positioning.

Business Analyst

Chicago
1 week ago
+40
Partner with various business unit stakeholders to identify what data is needed to complete requests, determine if we have the necessary data, and work with engineering and product teams to operationalize it. Develop reports and tools using our Business Intelligence tool (Looker) to help operationalize data and make insights visible. Forecast ROI for relationships with new business partners and/or new initiatives. Secure and safeguard data to preserve its integrity, reliability, and availability and ensure appropriate access levels are maintained.

Business Analyst

Chicago
1 week ago
+46
Prepare requirements plan, manage the overall requirements phase, including stakeholders and third party suppliers. Perform business process and software requirements analysis on large and commercially important projects. Perform research and analysis and provide subject matter expertise on technology trends for key capabilities. Analyze products, suppliers and competitors, and advise on which actions to take. Possess a variety of analysis techniques that can be adapted to suit different projects and customers. Define the logical architecture for large product development and implementations. Independently coordinate and facilitate business information discussions with internal and external stakeholders.

Business Analyst

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+55
Collaborate with a passionate team to plan, build, and deliver ecommerce and CMS websites. Work with platforms such as Magento, Shopify, WordPress, Drupal, and others. Help guide clients toward solutions that meet their timeline and budget while maintaining ecommerce and development best practices. Interface effectively with both the cross-functional SD internal team and the professionals at the highest organizational levels within SD’s client base. Create and present key deliverables during the project Discovery process, including Features Lists, Functional Specs, Integration specs, and others. Ensure that project deliverables align with client needs throughout the software development process, especially leading up to project launch. Participate in the sales cycle to outline and define project requirements that are accounted for in estimates and integrated into SOWs. Document and deliver user training.

Business Analyst Salary ranges

The most common Business Analyst salary in Chicago is between $70k - $80k.

Average Business Analyst Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Business Analyst make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $479,297 on average.

Business Analyst Salary by gender

The average Business Analyst salary for women is $76,247 and the average Business Analyst salary for men is $222,886.

Business Analyst Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Business Analyst with 7+ years of experience is $103,030. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $65,560.

Average Data + Analytics salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Junior Data Analyst $60,786
Min: $36K
Max: $85K
Data Analyst $69,579
Min: $42K
Max: $150K
Junior Business Analyst $72,000
Min: $72K
Max: $72K
Business Intelligence Analyst $85,669
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Senior Data Analyst $87,255
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Junior Data Scientist $88,000
Min: $70K
Max: $106K
Senior Business Analyst $95,870
Min: $69K
Max: $150K
Business Intelligence Developer $96,953
Min: $70K
Max: $126K
Analytics Manager $111,515
Min: $80K
Max: $163K
Data Scientist $111,810
Min: $68K
Max: $188K
Data Engineer $118,979
Min: $65K
Max: $180K
Senior Data Engineer $127,350
Min: $100K
Max: $162K
Business Intelligence Manager $133,529
Min: $115K
Max: $180K
Database Administrator $135,143
Min: $95K
Max: $166K
Business Analyst $135,481
Min: $35K
Max: $6614K
Senior Data Scientist $136,308
Min: $47K
Max: $215K
Data Architect $141,192
Min: $68K
Max: $215K
Director of Analytics $157,853
Min: $103K
Max: $260K
Data Engineering Manager $161,175
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
CIO (Chief Information Officer) $235,194
Min: $157K
Max: $325K

Skills that affect Business Analyst salaries in Chicago

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Business Operations
3% have this skill
2
Business Reporting & Analysis
3% have this skill
3
Operations Management
2% have this skill
4
Team Training & Development
2% have this skill
5
IT Support
2% have this skill
6
SQL
1% have this skill

Recent Business Analyst salaries in Chicago

$78,600
Yearly Salary
A Business Analyst reported a yearly salary of $78,600
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$76,000
Yearly Salary
A Business Analyst reported a yearly salary of $76,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Dispute Specialist reported a yearly salary of $80,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$6,613,750
Yearly Salary
A Business Analyst reported a yearly salary of $6,613,750
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A Business Analyst reported a yearly salary of $60,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$117,000
Yearly Salary
A Business Analytics Manager reported a yearly salary of $117,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Business Analyst reported a yearly salary of $70,000 with +$3,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A Business Analyst I reported a yearly salary of $60,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$39,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Analyst reported a yearly salary of $39,000 with +$1,200 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$87,000
Yearly Salary
A Consultant reported a yearly salary of $87,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
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