The average salary for a Mid-Career Senior Policy Analyst in New York, New York is $86,052.
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Job Description for Senior Policy Analyst
A senior policy analyst works to ensure that government and corporate policies achieve desired effects and meet minimum levels of efficiency. The analyst is a specialized project manager, and they generally assess the efficacy of programs and policies (often those run by the government). After identifying a program or policy to examine, the senior policy analyst develops a project plan, defining what data must be gathered and what metrics must be examined. After developing a project plan, the se…Read more
Senior Policy Analyst Tasks
- Analyze budgets and performance trend data.
- Assist in drafting bills and in the decision-making process.
- Assess the impact of proposed legislation and prepare fiscal estimates.
- Present analyses and recommendations to committees.
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Popular Skills for Senior Policy Analyst
Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Analysis, Research Analysis, Project Management and Policy Analysis.
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Employees with Senior Policy Analyst in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 10.4% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (26.7% less), Hartford, Connecticut (21.6% less) and Los Angeles, California (17.2% less).
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