Average Salary for International Monetary Fund (IMF) Employees

The average International Monetary Fund (IMF) employee earns $55K per year. Your experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for International Monetary Fund (IMF) workers, followed by your job title. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

International Monetary Fund (IMF) typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
below market
Employer: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Staff Assistant (7)
$34,029 - $63,430  
[-]Staff Assistant (7)
Salary$32,027 - $64,520  
Total Pay$34,029 - $63,430  
[+]Research Analyst (3)
$31,814 - $61,998  
[+]Research Analyst (3)
Salary$32,657 - $61,279  
Total Pay$31,814 - $61,998  
[+]Information Technology Specialist (2)
$27,740 - $86,432  
[+]Information Technology Specialist (2)
Salary$30,444 - $91,590  
Total Pay$27,740 - $86,432  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 31
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Washington, D.C. 


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Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach around $55K. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (32 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make approximately $49K annually.


The highest average salaries go to Staff Assistants, who bring in close to $54K, though Research Analysts are not far behind at about $48K along with Information Technology Specialists earning $35K.

Certifications and Degrees

Regarding salaries and education, International Monetary Fund (IMF) pays those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) the most — $132K.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Information Technology Support; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $100K. It's pretty common to find people here who know Microsoft Office; slightly less than a third consider it a key competency. Key skills also include Office Administration, Project Management, and Data Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

International Monetary Fund (IMF) lets only one in three workers take paid vacation and only 42 percent take sick leave. A 401(k) program is available, and more than half of workers use it to save for retirement. Perks cover health insurance for almost all workers and dental coverage for a majority of workers. Additional benefits of working here are gym membership, a subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for International Monetary Fund (IMF)


55 %
45 %
$35,919 - $83,000
$35,493 - $125,000
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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