Policy Analyst with Project Management Skills Salary

Average Policy Analysts with Project Management skills make around $56K per year. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Female Policy Analysts with Project Management skills are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (68 percent) are women. Almost all enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$41,756 - $78,584
$42K
$56K
$79K
MEDIAN: $55,678
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90%

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$22.12 - $29.48
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MEDIAN: $23.68
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$41,756 - $78,584  
   
Bonus
$145.44 - $6,219  
Profit Sharing
$2,578  
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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$42,210 - $78,833  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 167
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$23.68  
   
National Annualized 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.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$145.44 - $6,219  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,578  
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).
)
$42,210 - $78,833  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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Pay by Experience Level for Policy Analyst

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


Experience and income seem to be closely related; in general, the survey respondents who had worked for more years reported higher incomes. Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $52K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $60K on average. Policy Analysts with Project Management skills bring in $66K after working for 10 to 20 years. Policy Analysts with Project Management skills who have acquired more than 20 years of relevant experience earn significantly more than folks with fewer years on their resumes; the average income in this veteran group is $105K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $55,840

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Policy Analysts with Project Management skills, working in the bustling city of Oakland has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Policy Analysts with Project Management skills will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+6 percent) and Chicago (+1 percent). The lowest-paying market is Austin, which sits 16 percent below the national average. Workers in Madison and Denver earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (11 percent less and 6 percent less, respectively).

Key Stats for Policy Analyst

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
2%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Policy Analyst Salaries

Late-Career
▲89%

Experienced
▲17%

▲8%

National Average
$56,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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