The average pay for an Entry-Level Economist is AU$69,214 per year.

AU$48,054 - AU$89,933
AU$48K
AU$69K
AU$90K
MEDIAN: AU$69,214
10%
50%
90%
AU$30.97 - AU$49.43
AU$39
MEDIAN: AU$39.38
50%
AU$0AU$95K
Salary AU$48,054 - AU$89,933
Bonus AU$650 - AU$11,000
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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AU$48,603 - AU$95,039
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 100
Hourly Data AU$0AU$49
Hourly Rate AU$39.38
Overtime AU$45.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$95K
Bonus AU$650 - AU$11,000
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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AU$48,603 - AU$95,039
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

Job Description for Economist

Economists advise businesses and/or government organizations in different aspects of economics. Topics vary greatly, and they can include tax rates, health statistics, energy facts, transportation, international trade, and development.

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Economist Tasks

  • Design and conduct research to identify trends, formulate forecast models.
  • Advise the government, agencies, corporations, and/or banks about the adoption of financial policies.
  • Compile reports and illustrations of research findings.
  • Devise methods for data collection, sampling, and processing in regard to finance, labor, agriculture, commodities, trade, etc.

Economist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$70,127

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

Key Stats for Economist

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
12%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 16%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 84%