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Economist Salary with Statistical Analysis skills

For Economists with Statistical Analysis skills, annual average wages total $84K per year. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Work is enjoyable for Economists with Statistical Analysis skills, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Most Economists with Statistical Analysis skills survey respondents are men (79 percent). A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a majority collect dental insurance. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$52,854 - $135,540
MEDIAN: $84,171

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$52,854 - $135,540  
$974 - $19,458  
Profit Sharing
$3,660 - $13,072  
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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).
$52,544 - $144,929  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 140

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Pay by Experience Level for Economist with Statistical Analysis skills

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

For many Economists with Statistical Analysis skills, more experience generally translates to higher pay. Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $70K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $92K. Six-figure salaries surface after one to two decades on the job — experienced professionals in this group reap a six-figure median of $107K. Seasoned workers who boast more than two decades of relevant experience enjoy a median salary of $140K, which is substantially larger than the medians reported by folks with fewer years on their resumes.

Pay Difference by Location

Home to some of the best pay for Economists with Statistical Analysis skills, San Francisco offers exceptional salaries, 17 percent above the national average. Economists with Statistical Analysis skills will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+12 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in New York, 8 percent below the national average.

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Experience Affects Economist with Statistical Analysis skills Salaries

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National Average

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.


21 %
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 7%