Budget Analyst Salary in Sector of Utilities

The salary statistics of budget analysts in the industry sector of utilities are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare budget analyst salaries in different industries within the utilities sector.

Average Annual Salary of Budget Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,840
25th Percentile Wage
$54,590
50th Percentile Wage
$73,330
75th Percentile Wage
$93,810
90th Percentile Wage
$114,980

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for budget analysts in the industry sector of utilities. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) budget analysts is $114,980. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $73,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid budget analysts is $44,840.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of budget analysts in the industry sector of utilities from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201673,330-2.73%9.35%
201575,3304.89%-
201471,6504.24%-
201368,6103.12%-
201266,470--

Compare Budget Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Utilities Sector

The average salaries of budget analysts in three industries in the utilities sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for budget analyst occupations is the natural gas distribution industry with an annual salary $84,010. The lowest paying industry is the utilities industry (annual salary $73,330). For detailed budget analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Natural Gas Distribution
$84,010
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$73,880
Utilities
$73,330

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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