Economist with Policy Analysis Skills in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

An Economist with Policy Analysis skills in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average salary of $103,195 per year. Experience strongly influences pay for this job.

$55,558 - $160,161
(Median)
$56K
$100K
$160K
MEDIAN: $103,195
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

Local Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$55,558 - $160,161  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $21,287  
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).
)
$55,762 - $172,175  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 57

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Comp Managers: Start Here »

About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

Economist Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Employer Salaries for Economist

Pay by Experience Level for Economist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Economist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 48%

Experienced
up arrow 23%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$105,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 2%
ADVERTISEMENT