The average pay for an Economist is AU$78,067 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$48,645 - AU$144,530
(Median)
AU$49K
AU$78K
AU$140K
MEDIAN: AU$78,066
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AU$48,645 - AU$144,530  
   
Bonus
AU$302.01 - AU$14,899  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$48,936 - AU$143,087  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 72
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$79,998

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Experience Affects Economist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 42%

Mid-Career
up arrow 26%

National Average
AU$80,000


Skills That Affect Economist Salaries

Data Analysis
0%

Financial Modeling
0%

National Average
AU$80,000

Research Analysis
up arrow 17%

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
medical benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 87%
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