Operations Research Analyst Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for operations research analysts in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of operations research analysts among Iowa cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Operations Research Analysts in Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$50,990
25th Percentile Wage
$62,860
50th Percentile Wage
$79,460
75th Percentile Wage
$93,800
90th Percentile Wage
$102,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for operations research analysts in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $102,430. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $79,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $50,990.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of operations research analysts from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$79,460
3.66% 23.38%
2016
$76,550
7.80% -
2015
$70,580
-4.94% -
2014
$74,070
2.48% -
2013
$72,230
15.71% -
2012
$60,880
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Operations Research Analysts in Iowa Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of operations research analysts in some Iowa cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of operations research analysts in state of Iowa ranges from $55,390 to $100,160. The highest paying area for operations research analysts in Iowa is Davenport-Moline-Rock Island with a median annual salary of $100,160. The second highest paying city/area in Iowa State is Waterloo-Cedar Falls (mean annual salary $85,180). The lowest paying area is Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $55,390.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$100,160
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$85,180
Cedar Rapids
$80,910
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$80,550
Iowa City
$70,120
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$55,390




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