The average salary for a Mid-Career Senior Policy Analyst in San Francisco, California is $90,259.
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$81k - $111k
$81k - $111k
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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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