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Business Analyst salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$73,684
$8,056
Additional Cash Compensation
$81,740
Total Compensation
Median: $74K
Min: $35K
Max: $180K

How Much Does a Business Analyst Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Business Analyst in Chicago is $73,684. The average additional cash compensation for a Business Analyst in Chicago is $8,056. The average total compensation for a Business Analyst in Chicago is $81,740. 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
2 days ago
+25
The Business Analyst will work with the CardX executive team and CardX technology team to provide meaningful insights that will inform the business strategy. This position requires creative thinking about data segmentation and KPIs, exceptional presentation skills, and the ability to translate transaction data into compelling narratives. Projects for this role include account analysis for enterprise clients, development of product-specific insights based on cardholder and merchant usage, and presentation of trends in company performance.

Business Analyst

Chicago
2 days ago
+18
Bounteous is seeking a Business Analyst with experience in digital marketing engagements. The role involves eliciting, defining and managing requirements, roadmaps and other assets across a variety of digital marketing engagements. You will tackle problems and resolve issues, while working with a talented team in a distributed environment. A successful team member will be proactive and extremely collaborative.

Business Analyst

Chicago
1 week ago
+31
To succeed in this role, you must be innately curious, deeply analytical, highly driven and a strong communicator. Monitor KPIs and business drivers for specific departments - Sales, Product, Logistics, Marketing and Care - highlighting trends and investigating underlying causes of variance. Perform advanced analytics to better understand the critical drivers of our business – including but not limited to diner behavior, restaurant relationships, product engagement, and market-specific performance. Effective analysis is only possible with good data - be a champion of data accessibility, accuracy and quality for the Finance team by partnering with our Data and Technology groups. Prepare KPI reports distributed daily, weekly and monthly to the Executive and Senior Teams. Help prepare presentations for Board of Directors and Executive Team. Be curious! Find data nuggets, trends and other analytical goodies that help us grow faster and generate more profit.

Business Analyst

Chicago
4 months ago
+28
Assist with the discovery, definition, design, development, testing and launch of our custom-developed client solutions, and our third-party technology implementations. Effectively understand business decisions and communicate their impact on technical requirements, priorities and deadlines to internal parties. Configure technology solutions, based on requirements gathered. Perform system testing and prepare test plans. Provide post-delivery user support to client teams. Communicate progress updates and risks to internal stakeholders. Position requires some onsite work at client locations throughout the Chicagoland Area.

SAP Business Analyst - Finance

Chicago
6 days ago
+42
The SAP Business Analyst will provide end-user support within the SAP software environment. Employees in this role are responsible for specification and configuration of SAP application enhancements and proactive identification of opportunities to use SAP functionality to better support business processes. Successful candidates will work with project managers, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Business Application Managers, and information management and business representatives to keep abreast of operational issues and initiatives with a potential SAP impact.

Senior Business Analyst

North Suburbs
1 month ago
+30
Responsible for formulating system scopes and objectives relative to the business plans and industry requirements. Provides technical guidance concerning the business implications of the application of systems. Provides technical consulting on complex projects. Analyzes business and user needs, documents requirements and translation them into system requirement specifications. Develops project plans, creates test cases, executes and supports tests, creates implementation plans, assigns and reviews work of the team, and coordinates the installation of solutions. Advises and coaches team members. 

Lead Business Analyst

North Suburbs
2 months ago
+30
Responsible for formulating system scopes and objectives relative to the business plans and industry requirements. Provides technical guidance concerning the business implications of the application of systems. Provides technical consulting on complex projects. Analyzes business and user needs, documents requirements and translation them into system requirement specifications. Develops project plans, creates test cases, executes and supports tests, creates implementation plans, assigns and reviews work of the team, and coordinates the installation of solutions. Advises and coaches team members.

Data Analyst - Pharmacy

Chicago
1 day ago
+42
As a Data Analyst on the Data Operations team, you will be working to improve and scale data analysis and data processing capabilities. Your work will enable insights provided to hospitals through Lumere’s Pharmacy software solutions. You will connect, clean, and manage multiple data sets to support internal and user-facing analytics.

Senior Data Analyst - Marketing

Chicago
1 week ago
+34
As Reverb’s Data Analyst - Marketing, you’ll work closely with our in-house marketing and growth teams to define priority KPIs and analyze the performance of marketing channels and campaigns. Our ideal candidate is driven by understanding customer behavior and is passionate about contributing to the development of marketing strategies, which are informed by data and focused on outcomes. In this role, you’ll dive deep into the performance of paid marketing, email, SEO, online video, social media, product marketing and branded content. You’ll surface insights to improve customer acquisition and retention for both sides of Reverb’s marketplace. Working with the marketing team, you’ll roll out testing frameworks and reporting and be a stakeholder for Reverb’s growing martech stack. Collaborating with Reverb’s data analytics team, you’ll work on user segmentation, incrementality analysis, and attribution. 

Senior Financial Data Analyst

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+38
As a Senior Financial Data Analyst, you will join our Accounting & Finance team and utilize your technical and analytical skills to automate processes and generate new and innovative reporting. This is a great opportunity for someone who is interested in developing their skills in an aggressive, fast-paced and rapidly growing trading environment.

Senior Data Analyst - Finance

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+34
Reverb’s Senior Data Analyst - Finance will be part of the Analytics team and play an integral role supporting Reverb’s financial infrastructure - we own critical financial reporting systems, continuously drive process improvement, and provide an analytical framework for critical decisions impacting revenue and operational drivers. The position requires an experienced analytics professional capable of juggling multiple priorities in a dynamic, rapidly growing organization who can partner across organizational and functional boundaries to drive loosely defined projects to successful completion.

Principal Cybersecurity Data Analyst

North Suburbs
1 month ago
+30
Responsible for defining and implementing the cybersecurity data analytics roadmap. Creates and supports advanced analytics platforms. Provides guidance to data source teams about requirements and data quality. Partners and ensures collaboration among internal and external technical teams. Responsible for tracking and reporting progress, and escalating to management when necessary.

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 201-500 employees, earning $87,778 on average.

Business Analyst Salary by gender

The average Business Analyst salary for women is $76,765 and the average Business Analyst salary for men is $72,178.

Business Analyst Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Business Analyst with 7+ years of experience is $98,484. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $61,650.

Average Operations salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Customer Support Rep $42,598
Min: $28K
Max: $62K
Operations Associate $50,111
Min: $30K
Max: $85K
Office Manager $54,718
Min: $20K
Max: $102K
Desktop Support $61,810
Min: $45K
Max: $102K
Technical Support $62,662
Min: $36K
Max: $160K
Sales Operations Analyst $67,300
Min: $40K
Max: $150K
Customer Support Manager $71,469
Min: $37K
Max: $130K
Business Analyst $73,684
Min: $35K
Max: $180K
Client Success Manager $77,543
Min: $37K
Max: $140K
Operations Manager $83,556
Min: $41K
Max: $150K
Business Intelligence Analyst $85,648
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Marketing Operations Manager $94,477
Min: $50K
Max: $125K
Sales Operations Manager $94,981
Min: $70K
Max: $167K
Senior Business Analyst $95,252
Min: $67K
Max: $135K
Director of Customer Success $120,525
Min: $70K
Max: $190K
Director of Operations $128,268
Min: $82K
Max: $220K
Vice President of Operations $180,313
Min: $130K
Max: $250K
Vice President of Care $188,250
Min: $175K
Max: $210K
COO (Chief Operating Officer) $209,932
Min: $60K
Max: $600K

Skills that affect Business Analyst salaries in Chicago

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

Recent Business Analyst salaries in Chicago

$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Analyst Business Development reported a yearly salary of $70,000 with +$7,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A Business Analyst reported a yearly salary of $60,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$96,300
Yearly Salary
A Senior Business Analyst reported a yearly salary of $96,300 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$72,500
Yearly Salary
A Business Analyst, eCommerce Engineering reported a yearly salary of $72,500
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Business Analyst reported a yearly salary of $80,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Business Analyst reported a yearly salary of $180,000 with +$12,042 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Business Analyst reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$37,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Business Analyst reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$37,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A Business Analyst reported a yearly salary of $65,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Business Analyst reported a yearly salary of $75,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
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