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Economist Salary

The average salary for an Economist is R238,375 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are 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.

R110,400 - R517,275
(Median)
R110K
R240K
R520K
MEDIAN: R238,375
10%
50%
90%

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R110,400 - R517,275  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R77,955  
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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R113,001 - R583,117  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 204

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Experience Affects Economist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 161%

Mid-Career
up arrow 73%

National Average
R245,000


Skills That Affect Economist Salaries


Data Analysis
up arrow 14%

National Average
R245,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 57% dental benefits Dental: 10%
vision benefits Vision: 9% employee benefits None: 43%