Average Mid-Career Senior Economist Salary

$111,452
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$9,826
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Senior Economist is $111,452.
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$76k
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$111k
50%
$160k
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MEDIAN $111,452
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Salary
$76k - $160k
Bonus
$511 - $20k
Total Pay
$78k - $170k

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Job Description for Senior Economist

Senior Economist Tasks
  • Oversee economic research projects from initial design through execution.
  • Share and present economic data interpretations with specialists of differing expertise.
  • Provide project management to ensure delivery of economic research undertakings.
  • Assist with publication of research documents and reports.

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Popular Skills for Senior Economist

Skills in Statistical Analysis, Data Modeling and Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Econometrics and Research Analysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Economist

An early career Senior Economist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $83,953 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Senior Economist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $122,599 based on 79 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $133,907.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 137 survey responses.
Early Career
21.2%
Experienced
57.7%
Late Career
21.2%

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