Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

13-2031 Budget Analysts



Examine budget estimates for completeness, accuracy, and conformance with procedures and regulations. Analyze budgeting and accounting reports.

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Northwest Minnesota 201$28.76/hr$21.77/hr$24.83/hr$28.54/hr$31.72/hr$37.10/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
ConstructionN/AN/A
Manufacturing130$43.68/hr
Trade, Transportation and Utilities70$33.86/hr
InformationN/A$38.89/hr
Financial Activities60$37.25/hr
Professional and Business Services100$36.77/hr
Education and Health Services30$35.74/hr
Public Administration100$35.66/hr
 
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Southeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Minnesota 10$31.01/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 10$31.70/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 10$33.17/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 20$34.23/hr8.2%
Northwest Minnesota 20$28.54/hr5.6%
Fargo ND-MN MSA 20$35.85/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 20$28.54/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 50$34.77/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 60$33.92/hr0.0%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 400$38.63/hr9.0%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 410$38.52/hrN/A
Minnesota 510$37.15/hr7.3%


Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Accountants and Auditors 23,210$33.06/hr9.4%
Financial Managers 15,750$60.42/hr16.8%
Compensation and Benefits Managers N/A$52.58/hr6.1%
Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents 1,170$28.87/hr2.6%
Financial Examiners 1,660$41.38/hr7.0%
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists N/A$33.74/hr11.4%
Credit Analysts 2,080$36.21/hr6.5%
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 9,240$41.58/hr4.0%
Personal Financial Advisors 3,900$38.76/hr17.4%
Actuaries 460$48.58/hr21.2%


  • Compile and analyze accounting records and other data to determine the financial resources required to implement a program.
  • Consult with managers to ensure that budget adjustments are made in accordance with program changes.
  • Provide advice and technical assistance with cost analysis, fiscal allocation, and budget preparation.
  • Review operating budgets to analyze trends affecting budget needs.
  • Direct the preparation of regular and special budget reports.
  • Analyze monthly department budgeting and accounting reports to maintain expenditure controls.
  • Consult with managers to ensure that budget adjustments are made in accordance with program changes.
  • Interpret budget directives and establish policies for carrying out directives.
  • Match appropriations for specific programs with appropriations for broader programs, including items for emergency funds.
  • Examine budget estimates for completeness, accuracy, and conformance with procedures and regulations.