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Quick Facts: Market Research Analysts
2019 Median Pay $63,790 per year 
$30.67 per hour
Typical Entry-Level Education Bachelor's degree
Work Experience in a Related Occupation None
On-the-job Training None
Number of Jobs, 2019 738,100
Job Outlook, 2019-29 18% (Much faster than average)
Employment Change, 2019-29 130,300

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

“As the practice of data-driven decision making has proliferated across industries, the demand for graduates with the skills required to derive analytical insights from complex data sources has continued to grow,” said Andrew Borgman, a biostatistician at Spectrum Health. “The Aquinas College Data Analytics Program will provide students with the necessary technical skills and business acumen to tackle today's challenging problems found at the intersection of mathematics, computer science, and business.”

More and more, businesses, government agencies, the healthcare industry, research labs, and many other employers are hiring data analysts to help them make sense of their data.

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