Legislative Analyst Salary

A Legislative Analyst earns an average salary of $50,794 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. A skill in Policy Analysis is associated with high pay for this job. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$35,341 - $74,591
(Median)
$35K
$51K
$75K
MEDIAN: $50,794
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$14.79 - $44.70
(Median)
$15
$24
$45
MEDIAN: $24.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$35,341 - $74,591  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,700  
Total Pay (?
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$34,883 - $77,821  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 106
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.79 - $44.70  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $25.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,700  
   
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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$34,883 - $77,821  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Job Description for Legislative Analyst

  • Analyze legislation and fiscal issues pertinent to their employer.
  • Keeps abreast of current legislation and changes to legislation pertaining to the relevant interest of the company or organization with whom they are employed.
  • Make recommendations regarding administrative and fiscal policies.
  • Oversees activities pertaining to various branches of government at various levels from municipal to federal.
  • Serve as administrative and fiscal resource to legislators.

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Experience Affects Legislative Analyst Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 26%

Mid-Career
up arrow 21%

National Average
$51,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Legislative Analyst Salaries

Policy Analysis
up arrow 10%

National Average
$51,000

Legislative Policy
up arrow 2%

Research Analysis
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 71% employee benefits None: 4%
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