Economist Salary

The average salary for an Economist is R239,873 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Financial Analysis, Research Analysis, and Data Analysis. Experience strongly influences income for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

R116,137 - R507,323
(Median)
R120K
R240K
R510K
MEDIAN: R239,873
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50%
90%

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R116,137 - R507,323  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R53,139  
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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R116,711 - R559,508  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 1 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 215
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Experience Affects Economist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 187%

Mid-Career
up arrow 71%

National Average
R246,000


Skills That Affect Economist Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 29%


Data Analysis
up arrow 14%

National Average
R246,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 56% dental benefits Dental: 9%
vision benefits Vision: 10% employee benefits None: 44%
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