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Management Analyst Salary Information

The salary statistics of management analysts are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of management analysts within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The management analysts annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Management Analyst Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,560
25th Percentile Wage
$60,950
50th Percentile Wage
$81,330
75th Percentile Wage
$109,170
90th Percentile Wage
$149,720

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for management analysts. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) management analysts is $149,720. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $81,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $46,560. Note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 221% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of management analysts from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201681,3300.01%3.36%
201581,3200.54%-
201480,8801.25%-
201379,8701.59%-
201278,600--

Table 2. Management Analyst Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of management analysts in 20 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for management analysts occupations is the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting sector with an annual salary $91,540. The lowest paying sector is the accommodation and food services sector (annual salary $57,320).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
$91,540
Mining
$89,980
Information
$89,520
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$87,480
Utilities
$87,160
Construction
$86,670
Manufacturing
$84,890
Wholesale Trade
$84,770
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$83,830
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$82,880
Finance and Insurance
$80,230
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$79,870
Federal, State, and Local Government
$76,320
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$76,090
Transportation and Warehousing
$75,860
Retail Trade
$72,900
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$70,760
Health Care and Social Assistance
$70,490
Educational Services
$69,410
Accommodation and Food Services
$57,320

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Management Analysts by States

From the above tables we note that not only management analysts salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of management analysts in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $48,870 to $98,260. The highest paying state for management analysts is District of Columbia with a median annual salary of $98,260. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $48,870. For more salary information of management analysts profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
District of Columbia
$98,260
Washington
$95,990
Virginia
$95,320
Maryland
$92,990
Massachusetts
$92,690
New Jersey
$92,530
New York
$91,790
Connecticut
$89,910
Texas
$87,660
Colorado
$85,340
New Hampshire
$84,760
Alaska
$82,910
Georgia
$82,400
California
$82,040
Alabama
$80,340
Rhode Island
$80,150
Wyoming
$80,140
North Carolina
$79,920
Illinois
$78,950
Oregon
$77,660
Minnesota
$77,480
Vermont
$77,220
Pennsylvania
$77,170
Missouri
$76,680
Nebraska
$76,470
Delaware
$76,370
Hawaii
$76,060
Tennessee
$74,720
Ohio
$73,850
Michigan
$73,050
Wisconsin
$72,070
Kentucky
$71,850
Utah
$71,100
Iowa
$70,390
Oklahoma
$70,380
Kansas
$70,050
Louisiana
$69,980
Indiana
$69,700
West Virginia
$69,600
Arizona
$69,570
New Mexico
$68,240
Montana
$67,890
South Carolina
$67,800
South Dakota
$67,000
Florida
$66,930
Nevada
$66,210
Maine
$64,870
Mississippi
$63,980
Idaho
$63,840
North Dakota
$61,530
Virgin Islands
$55,380
Arkansas
$52,460
Guam
$51,800
Puerto Rico
$48,870


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