$69,433
Avg. Salary
$30.00
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Policy Analyst is C$27.03 per hour.

The average pay for a Policy Analyst is C$59,501 per year.

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$0$108K
Salary $49,660 - $107,007
Bonus $147 - $10,213
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$50,008 - $108,384
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 128
Hourly Data $0$136
Hourly Rate $21.09 - $51.39
Overtime $54.53
Annual Data $0$108K
Bonus $147 - $10,213
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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$50,008 - $108,384
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

Job Description for Policy Analyst

Policy analysts work by trying to change, adjust, or implement new public policies, regulations, and laws. They often work either directly in government or for non-government organizations which extensively lobby for policy adjustments. Even some for-profit companies use policy analysts to help steer regulation and political action in favorable ways.

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Policy Analyst Tasks

  • Review, evaluate, and monitor policies and legislation to determine their benefits, flaws, and impacts.
  • Liaise with stakeholders to understand and document needs, concerns, and viewpoints.
  • Gather, analyze, integrate, and report on quantitative and qualitative data.
  • Formulate policy reports that synthesize information, benefit constituents, and display evidence.

Policy Analyst Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $69,941

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

Policy Analyst Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Policy Analyst in Montgomery:
"Strive, Achieve & Excell."
Students should stirred to produce the best results possible. Achieve something every day. Excell at something.

Policy Analyst in Madison:
"Be a generalist."
I would recommend developing hard skills like cost-benefit analysis, program evaluation, and policy analysis to make yourself marketable to a broad range of government agencies.

Key Stats for Policy Analyst

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
10-19 years
91%
20 years or more
9%

Skills That Affect Policy Analyst Salaries

Technical Writing
▼0%

National Average
$70,000

Policy Analysis
▼6%

Project Management
▼6%

Research Analysis
▼6%

Legislative Policy
▼6%

Data Analysis
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 7%