The average pay for an Economist with Technical Writing skills is $76,525 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$43,631 - $144,930
(Median)
$44K
$77K
$140K
MEDIAN: $76,524
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$43,631 - $144,930  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $24,832  
Total Pay (?
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$41,891 - $149,139  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 47
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Experience Affects Economist Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 42%

Experienced
up arrow 15%

National Average
$76,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
medical benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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