The average salary for an Economist is C$64,263 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

C$45,379 - C$91,078
C$45K
C$64K
C$91K
MEDIAN: C$64,491
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$97K
Salary C$45,379 - C$91,078
Bonus C$0.00 - C$13,752
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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C$43,180 - C$97,748
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 109

Economist Job Listings

Popular Skills for Economist

Pay by Experience Level for Economist

Pay by Experience for an Economist has a positive trend. An entry-level Economist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$61,000 based on 85 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Economist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$76,000 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Economist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$97,000 based on 13 salaries. An Economist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$117,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$65,097

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Key Stats for Economist

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Economist Salaries

▲80%

▲49%

▲17%

National Average
C$65,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Economist Salaries





National Average
C$65,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 18%