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Public Policy Analyst Salary

A Public Policy Analyst earns an average salary of $48,159 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

$35,289 - $78,049
MEDIAN: $48,158

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$35,351 - $79,925  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 117

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Job Description for Public Policy Analyst

  • Identify and engage key individuals and organizations for relationship development and outreach.
  • Prepare presentations, documents, and reports for a variety of audiences on current and proposed policies.
  • Analyze, coordinate, and document current public policy and make recommendations for policy agenda.

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Experience Affects Public Policy Analyst Salaries

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Skills That Affect Public Policy Analyst Salaries

National Average

Policy Analysis
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Research Analysis
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.


59 %
41 %

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: 90% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 7%