What does an Associate Data Analyst do?

Data analysts research and use data to solve problems, optimize profit, minimize turnover, or streamline logistics, and to help companies make better business decisions. They assess a company’s complex information including sales numbers, market research, or behavior, with the goal of reaching simpler, smarter conclusions, and use their technical expertise to stress test the data for quality and accuracy.

Data analysts collect, process, and perform statistical analysis of data and translate the numbers into a layman's terms. By identifying trends and making predictions about the future, they help companies make sense of how they work. Data analysts regulate, normalize, and calibrate data to extract that can be used alone or with other numbers and use charts, graphs, tables, and graphics to explain what the data mean across specific amounts of time or various departments. Data analysts need a bachelor's degree in mathematics, finance, statistics, economics, or computer science.

EducationBachelor's Degree
Work/Life Balance
3.8 ★
Salary Range--
Career Opportunity
3.7 ★
Avg. Experience2-4 years

Associate Data Analyst Salaries

Average Base Pay

₹5,48,895 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: ₹5L
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Associate Data Analyst Career Path

Learn how to become an Associate Data Analyst, what skills and education you need to succeed, and what level of pay to expect at each step on your career path.

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Read what Associate Data Analyst professionals have to say about their job experiences and view top companies for this career.
Green DotGreen Dot
Data Analyst
3 Aug 2021

“Leadership is great and really interested in promoting your work and allowing you to develop.”

Markelytics SolutionsMarkelytics Solutions
Data Analyst
27 Sep 2021

“I joined this company as a fresher and learnt both technical and soft skills important for career progression.”

Thomson ReutersThomson Reuters
Data Analyst
19 Dec 2019

“It was quite boring (this is what I was feeling and all people working with me)”

Starcom WorldwideStarcom Worldwide
Analytics Manager
5 Aug 2021

“Recruits really great people that make you enjoy coming to work and will learn if you put in the time”

Tata Consultancy ServicesTata Consultancy Services
Data Analyst
8 May 2021

“It is so comfortable working in TCS and we have so many opportunities to learn and grow in our career”

Data Analyst
28 Jul 2020

“It was a wonderful experience working in Cynosure .Best to grow your career management are very helpful.”

Data Analyst
19 Aug 2021

“There are good managers but unfortunately ended my career there with one that was not great.”

Insnap TechnologiesInsnap Technologies
Data Analyst
17 Dec 2019

“I started my career with Insnap as a data analyst and my experience has been really really good.”

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Frequently asked questions about the role and responsibilities of an associate data analyst

When working as an associate data analyst, the most common skills you will need to perform your job and for career success are MS SQL Server, Bachelor Degree Required, Statistics, Microsoft EXCEL and Python.

The most similar professions to associate data analyst are:
  • Statistical Analyst
  • Data Scientist
  • Analytics Consultant
  • Statistician

The most common qualifications to become an associate data analyst is a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree and an average of 0 - 1 of experience not including years spent in education and/or training.