The average pay for an Economist is AU$77,812 per year. Experience strongly influences salary for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$49,013 - AU$145,437
AU$49K
AU$75K
AU$150K
MEDIAN: AU$75,212
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50%
90%

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AU$37.34 - AU$51.61
AU$49
MEDIAN: AU$49.43
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$49,013 - AU$145,437  
   
Bonus
AU$297.99 - AU$12,080  
Total Pay (?
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AU$49,594 - AU$139,916  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 70
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$25AU$50AU$75
Hourly Rate
AU$49.43  
   
Overtime
AU$45.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$297.99 - AU$12,080  
   
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$49,594 - AU$139,916  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$78,968

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Key Stats for Economist

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Economist Salaries

Experienced
▲55%

▲25%

National Average
AU$79,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Economist Salaries


Financial Modeling
▲1%

National Average
AU$79,000

Research Analysis
▼16%

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 90%
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