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Katie Bardaro
Lead Economist and Analytics Manager

Katie joined PayScale in 2008 as a research analyst and now heads up PayScale's data team. During her tenure at PayScale, Katie has increasingly put her background in economics and statistics to good use and has further cultivated her penchant for public relations as PayScale's lead economist. Katie's publishing credits include: "Differences in the College Enrollment Decision Across Race," (The American Economist) and "The Changing Relation Between the Canadian and U.S. Yield Curves," (Journal of International Money and Finance). Additionally, she received numerous teaching awards as an economics lecturer at University of Washington (UW), including the Student Teacher of the Year award. Katie holds a bachelor's degree in Economics from the College of the Holy Cross and a master's in Economics from UW.