A Chief Economist earns an average salary of $148,624 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$75,012 - $203,728
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MEDIAN: $148,624
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$75,012 - $203,728  
   
Bonus
$24,566  
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$75,012 - $295,898  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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Key Stats for Chief Economist

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %
047
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
48%
20 years or more
19%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Chief Economist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$150,000

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 23%

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
48%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None:
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