A Chief Economist earns an average salary of $147,394 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$74,496 - $202,735
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MEDIAN: $147,393
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$17,925  
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$74,496 - $297,988  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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Experience Affects Chief Economist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$148,000

Experienced
up arrow 12%

Mid-Career
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Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
medical benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None:
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