Average Salary for The World Bank Group Employees

The median income for The World Bank Group employees is $85K per year. Your experience level plays the largest role in compensation at The World Bank Group, but your role at the company and your city affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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The World Bank Group Median Salary by Job


Research Analyst
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Program Assistant (Unspecified Type)
2 profiles

United States (change)

Senior Economist
2 profiles

Communications Officer
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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 03 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47
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About This Company


Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make around $59K annually on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (38 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make about $90K per year on average.


Economists are the best paid with the average salary hovering at approximately $112K annually; Research Analysts and IT Business Analysts also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $69K and $62K, respectively.


Across The World Bank Group's U.S. offices, employees in the state of California earn the most, taking home $97K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Project Management Professionals, who make $162K annually. Bigger paychecks are awarded to TOGAF 9 Certifications with credentials; these people earn about $126K per year on average. The highest-paying degree here is a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA); The World Bank Group awards approximately $129K to these degree-holders.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Performance Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $112K annually. A relatively widespread skill at The World Bank Group is Policy Analysis; approximately one-fifth of employees use it for work. Research Analysis, Data Analysis, and Project Management are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; The World Bank Group sponsors various plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Perks cover health insurance for a strong majority of survey participants and dental coverage for roughly one-half. Privileges also include gym membership, defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, optional telecommute / work from home, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for The World Bank Group


58 %
42 %
$45,132 - $102,607
$50,371 - $121,126

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$63,871 - $206,180
$97,477 - $172,174
$40,976 - $107,000

Popular Locations for The World Bank Group

  1. Washington, District of Columbia
  2. Washington, Washington

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