Mid-Career Economist Salary

The average pay for a Mid-Career Economist is $88,169 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Technical Writing, SAS, Forecasting, and Policy Analysis.

$54,915 - $131,138
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$88K
$130K
MEDIAN: $88,141
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$12.08 - $39.73
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MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$54,915 - $131,138  
   
Bonus
$391.49 - $25,856  
Profit Sharing
$1,200  
Total Pay (?
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$53,906 - $146,957  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 175
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$12.08 - $39.73  
   
Overtime
$30.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$391.49 - $25,856  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,200  
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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$53,906 - $146,957  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $88,424

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Key Stats for Economist

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
5-9 years
71%
10-19 years
29%
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Skills That Affect Economist Salaries

Technical Writing
▲23%

SAS
▲17%

Forecasting
▲14%

Policy Analysis
▲12%

Econometrics
▲7%



Data Modeling
▲5%


Microsoft Excel
▲3%

National Average
$88,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 5%
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