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Business Intelligence Analysts

Overview

Business intelligence analysts study data that companies have collected and create reports that help senior management make decisions. They study business patterns and trends, and make recommendations based on their findings. They work closely with internal departments as well as external sources in gathering data and communicating the status of their work. Business intelligence analysts use data technology and online analytical processing tools in their work. There are approximately 637,690 management analysts and 109,150 operations research analysts employed in the United States, according to the Department of Labor.

Salary Range

$25,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Certification/License

Recommended

Outlook

Faster than the Average
Personality Traits

Curious

Organized

Problem-Solving

Career Ladder
Senior Business Intelligence Analyst

Business Intelligence Analyst

Business Intelligence Analyst Assistant

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