Economist Salary

The average salary for an Economist is R244,861 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Financial Analysis and Research Analysis. Experience strongly influences income for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

R118,354 - R515,692
(Median)
R120K
R240K
R520K
MEDIAN: R244,860
10%
50%
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Salary
R118,354 - R515,692  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R81,869  
Profit Sharing
R15,000  
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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R118,989 - R603,739  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 224
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R254,702

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Experience Affects Economist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 195%

Mid-Career
up arrow 71%

National Average
R255,000


Skills That Affect Economist Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 25%


Data Analysis
up arrow 10%

National Average
R255,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
medical benefits
Vision: 10%
dental benefits
None: 45%
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