Average Salary for The World Bank Group Employees

Compensation for The World Bank Group employees is around $72K annually on average. The most important factor affecting pay for The World Bank Group employees is what you do at the company, though how long you've been working and geography play a role as well. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Technical Directors represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $121K per year — though Economists, Strategy Analysts, and Data Analysts also do fairly well at $106K, around $82K, and approximately $66K, respectively.

Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $62K annually. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of The World Bank Group employees (27 percent) have five to nine years of experience and earn about $74K per year on average.


Within the firm, employees working in District of Columbia take home the most — $82K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Professional Engineers earn around $85K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Business Certificate Holders also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of $59K annually. At The World Bank Group, employees who hold a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) receive the highest salaries at approximately $140K.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Policy Analysis among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of about $141K per year. Folks here also tend to know Project Management; on the survey, close to one-fourth of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Many workers are also familiar with Data Analysis, Microsoft Excel, and Research Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

Merely a third of survey participants at The World Bank Group earn paid vacation and paid sick time. With an eye toward the future, The World Bank Group offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 401(k) plan and a defined benefit retirement plan. Perks cover health insurance for most employees and dental coverage for a majority of workers. The World Bank Group also dishes out privileges such as life insurance, defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, optional telecommute / work from home, and a defined benefit retirement plan.

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Key Stats for The World Bank Group


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52 %
$45,139 - $104,845
$50,684 - $105,426
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10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

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