Budget Analyst Salary in Sector of Finance and Insurance

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

Average Annual Salary of Budget Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$47,100
25th Percentile Wage
$58,220
50th Percentile Wage
$73,580
75th Percentile Wage
$92,210
90th Percentile Wage
$109,680

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for budget analysts in the industry sector of finance and insurance. 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 $109,680. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $73,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid budget analysts is $47,100.

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 finance and insurance from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201673,5802.32%3.89%
201571,8702.09%-
201470,370-0.14%-
201370,470-0.35%-
201270,720--

Compare Budget Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Finance and Insurance Sector

The average salaries of budget analysts in 17 industries in the finance and insurance 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 other nondepository credit intermediation industry with an annual salary $81,530. The lowest paying industry is the other insurance related activities industry (annual salary $59,010). For detailed budget analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Nondepository Credit Intermediation
$81,530
Nondepository Credit Intermediation
$81,040
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage
$77,180
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank
$75,460
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank
$75,460
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages
$75,390
Depository Credit Intermediation
$74,830
Insurance Carriers
$74,800
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities
$74,510
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities
$73,720
Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds
$71,730
Funds, Trusts, and Other Financial Vehicles
$71,430
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities
$70,100
Other Financial Investment Activities
$69,460
Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities
$68,140
Direct Insurance (except Life, Health, and Medical) Carriers
$66,340
Other Insurance Related Activities
$59,010

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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