The average pay for an Economist is C$62,415 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Research Analysis and Data Analysis. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.

C$45,456 - C$91,778
(Median)
C$45K
C$62K
C$92K
MEDIAN: C$62,415
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$33KC$66KC$99K
Salary
C$45,456 - C$91,778  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$17,714  
Profit Sharing
C$2,750  
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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C$45,000 - C$98,012  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 100
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Pay by Experience Level for Economist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$64,435

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Experience Affects Economist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 82%

Experienced
up arrow 36%


National Average
C$64,000


Skills That Affect Economist Salaries



Financial Analysis
up arrow 5%

National Average
C$64,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
medical benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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