$48,758
Avg. Salary
$20.17
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Economic Development Specialist is $20.17 per hour.

The average pay for an Economic Development Specialist is $48,758 per year.

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$16.77
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$40.71
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$34k
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$70k
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MEDIAN $48,758
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$0$70K
Salary $34,474 - $69,662
Bonus $0.00 - $4,975
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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$34,882 - $70,073
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 136
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $16.77 - $40.71
Overtime $31.30
Annual Data $0$70K
Bonus $0.00 - $4,975
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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$34,882 - $70,073
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

Job Description for Economic Development Specialist

  • Help individuals and companies achieve financial stability, business and economic growth, and other related economic opportunity goals.
  • Reach out to potential clients and track and report on their outcomes.
  • Develop strong knowledge of different resources that will help clients, such as various educational agencies; employment, health, and counseling services; and rules and regulations for community development projects.

Economic Development Specialist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Economic Development Specialist

Pay by Experience for an Economic Development Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Economic Development Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 70 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Economic Development Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Economic Development Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 11 salaries. An Economic Development Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 7 salaries.

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Key Stats for Economic Development Specialist

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Economic Development Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲75%

National Average
$48,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

▼7%

Experienced
▼14%

Skills That Affect Economic Development Specialist Salaries

Government Grants
▲9%

National Average
$48,000


Project Management
▼4%

Grant Writing
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 6%