Business Analyst salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$75,258
$7,942
Additional Cash Compensation
$83,200
Total Compensation
Median: $75K
Min: $35K
Max: $180K

How Much Does a Business Analyst Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Business Analyst in Chicago is $75,258. The average additional cash compensation for a Business Analyst in Chicago is $7,942. The average total compensation for a Business Analyst in Chicago is $83,200. Business Analyst salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Business Analyst employees in Chicago.

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Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
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Business Analyst jobs in Chicago

Business Analyst

Chicago
23 minutes ago
+49
Business Analyst ABOUT US: At All Campus, the passion and talent our employees bring to work every day are at the core of our continued success as a company. We have just been named the #1 mid-size company to work for by Crain’s Chicago Business Best Places to Work (2021), in addition to being recognized as a one of the best workplaces in Chicago several years in a row (2018-2021 Crain’s, 2019-2021 Built In Chicago). We’ve achieved this honor by

Business Analyst

Chicago
1 week ago
+40
This person will serve as the functional business systems analyst for the global HRIS department providing ongoing analysis and support for global data, reporting and development needs for our selected HCM, Payroll, ATS and LMS systems. The HRIS Analyst will support new and existing system data, functionality, workflows and reporting.

Business Analyst

Chicago
1 week ago
+48
At SMS Assist, we’re not just in the business of fixing properties—we’re fixing an entire industry. Typically, facilities maintenance is tough work—both in the nature of the job (plumbing, HVAC, snow removal) and the lack of clarity throughout the experience. We decided a better way wasn’t only possible, but essential. Through our award-winning technology platform, built and powered by SMSers, we connect local contractors to our customers and

Business Analyst

Chicago
3 months 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.

Technical Business Analyst

Chicago
5 hours ago
+53
Start a Rewarding Career with Alliant What will your day look like? You will be responsible for serving as the key intermediary between the Business stakeholders, Product Owners, agile development teams and other technology solution providers. The incumbent is a key partner of the Agile Release Train (ART), the scrum teams and our stakeholders, with responsibilities anchored around requirements writing/elaboration, Feature refinement and user

Salesforce Business Analyst

Chicago
5 days ago
+21
At West Monroe, our people are our business. We pride ourselves on bringing a different mindset to consulting—and that takes a different approach: highly collaborative, flexible, and tenacious. Our people-first culture is core to our identity. It’s something we care about, and something we strive to enrich and preserve. No hierarchies. No siloes. No egos. Just smart ideas, unique perspectives, and the drive to make an impact for our clients.  We

Business Analyst: Online-Ordering

Chicago
1 week ago
+24
As a Business Analyst at SpotOn, you will work closely with our Restaurant Product team to collect, collate and translate business requirements into user stories and acceptance criteria that can be built into quality software by our development teams. You will be an active thought partner and subject matter expert, deeply involved in new projects that provide our customers with an unmatched set of products and services. This is an immensely important role for our customers as it will interact with many teams across our products and ensure we are able to build the highest quality software at pace.

Senior Business Analyst

Chicago
1 week ago
+48
SMS Assist Summary   At SMS Assist, we’re not just in the business of fixing properties—we’re fixing an entire industry. Typically, facilities maintenance is tough work—both in the nature of the job (plumbing, HVAC, snow removal) and the lack of clarity throughout the experience. We decided a better way wasn’t only possible, but essential. Through our award-winning technology platform, built and powered by SMSers, we connect local contractors to

Business Analyst - Actionable Insights

Chicago
1 week ago
+48
  SMS Assist Summary   At SMS Assist, we’re not just in the business of fixing properties—we’re fixing an entire industry. Typically, facilities maintenance is tough work—both in the nature of the job (plumbing, HVAC, snow removal) and the lack of clarity throughout the experience. We decided a better way wasn’t only possible, but essential. Through our award-winning technology platform, built and powered by SMSers, we connect local contractors

Senior Business Analyst

Chicago
3 months ago
+48
The Senior Business Analyst is responsible for supporting operations by providing meaningful and actionable analytics. This role is assigned to a specific division and is responsible for driving operational and financial improvement. The role also partners with divisional leadership and additional departments to define and review analytics aimed at process improvement and efficiency.

Business Analyst: Commerce Platform & Integrations

Chicago
1 week ago
+24
As a Business Analyst at SpotOn, you will work closely with our Restaurant Product team to collect, collate and translate business requirements into user stories and acceptance criteria that can be built into quality software by our development teams. You will be an active thought partner and subject matter expert, deeply involved in new projects that provide our customers with an unmatched set of products and services. This is an immensely important role for our customers as it will interact with many teams across our products and ensure we are able to build the highest quality software at pace.

Business Analyst Intern - Summer 2021

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+48
Job Classification This is a full time, non-exempt position The schedule for this position is Monday- Friday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM   The SMS Assist Summer Internship program is a full-time, paid opportunity that will run from June 14th –August 20th, 2021. An internship at SMS Assist will provide an opportunity to work with a fast-paced, growing company in Chicago’s vibrant technology scene. At SMS Assist, the internship program is about developing

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 $83,300 on average.

Business Analyst Salary by gender

The average Business Analyst salary for women is $77,539 and the average Business Analyst salary for men is $74,522.

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 $66,145.

Average Operations salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Customer Support Rep $44,440
Min: $28K
Max: $70K
Operations Associate $52,521
Min: $30K
Max: $100K
Office Manager $56,298
Min: $20K
Max: $102K
Desktop Support $60,739
Min: $45K
Max: $102K
Technical Support $62,966
Min: $1K
Max: $140K
Sales Operations Analyst $66,291
Min: $40K
Max: $150K
Customer Support Manager $74,630
Min: $37K
Max: $130K
Business Analyst $75,258
Min: $35K
Max: $180K
Client Success Manager $78,328
Min: $40K
Max: $190K
Business Intelligence Analyst $85,648
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Operations Manager $87,914
Min: $55K
Max: $175K
Marketing Operations Manager $93,763
Min: $50K
Max: $130K
Senior Business Analyst $95,133
Min: $69K
Max: $150K
Sales Operations Manager $99,639
Min: $70K
Max: $167K
Director of Customer Success $122,667
Min: $60K
Max: $195K
Director of Operations $130,015
Min: $82K
Max: $220K
Vice President of Care $177,818
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Vice President of Operations $183,000
Min: $130K
Max: $275K
COO (Chief Operating Officer) $200,125
Min: $60K
Max: $480K

Skills that affect Business Analyst salaries in Chicago

1
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
SQL
2% have this skill
6
Customer Support
1% have this skill

Recent Business Analyst salaries in Chicago

$78,250
Yearly Salary
A Business Operations Analyst reported a yearly salary of $78,250
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$99,000
Yearly Salary
A Business Analyst reported a yearly salary of $99,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$72,000
Yearly Salary
A Strategy and operations analyst reported a yearly salary of $72,000 with +$5,500 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
5-10 Reports
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Quantitative Business Analyst reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Associate reported a yearly salary of $75,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$78,000
Yearly Salary
A Business Operations Analyst reported a yearly salary of $78,000 with +$6,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$83,000
Yearly Salary
A Jacob Helt reported a yearly salary of $83,000 with +$8,300 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
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
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