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Economist Salaries in United States

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1,659 SalariesUpdated Dec 10, 2017
Average Base Pay
$111,255/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$74K
Low
$111K
Average
$166K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$5,475
Range$849 - $22,446
How much does a Economist make?

The national average salary for a Economist is $111,255 in United States. Filter by location to see Economist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,659 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Economist employees.

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      Federal Reserve Board
      $147,423/yr
      131 salaries
      $147,423/yr
      $121K$171K
      US Bureau of Labor Statistics
      $72,409/yr
      102 salaries
      $72,409/yr
      $42K$112K
      US Bureau of Economic Analysis
      $81,058/yr
      49 salaries
      $81,058/yr
      $52K$140K
      Federal Reserve Bank (NY)
      $171,758/yr
      42 salaries
      $171,758/yr
      $137K$271K
      The World Bank
      $120,601/yr
      22 salaries
      $120,601/yr
      $75K$158K
      US Department of Labor
      $82,539/yr
      19 salaries
      $82,539/yr
      $42K$140K
      Amazon
      $114,947/yr
      18 salaries
      $114,947/yr
      $77K$230K

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      IMF
      $132,213/yr
      16 salaries
      $132,213/yr
      $98K$196K
      DeVry University
      $94,135/yr
      14 salaries
      $94,135/yr
      $78K$114K
      Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
      $141,098/yr
      14 salaries
      $141,098/yr
      $143K$147K
      Fannie Mae
      $118,992/yr
      12 salaries
      $118,992/yr
      $111K$127K
      Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
      $79,784/yr
      12 salaries
      $79,784/yr
      $61K$93K
      Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
      $128,162/yr
      12 salaries
      $128,162/yr
      $104K$144K
      Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
      $148,881/yr
      12 salaries
      $148,881/yr
      $140K$162K
      Mariner Investment Group
      $161,678/yr
      12 salaries
      $161,678/yr
      $143K$176K
      Compass Lexecon
      $108,826/yr
      11 salaries
      $108,826/yr
      $84K$201K
      IRS
      $95,498/yr
      10 salaries
      $95,498/yr
      $79K$110K
      Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
      $82,774/yr
      10 salaries
      $82,774/yr
      $44K$132K
      Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
      $178,837/yr
      9 salaries
      $178,837/yr
      $166K$201K
      HUD
      $90,287/yr
      8 salaries
      $90,287/yr
      $66K$110K

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Economist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $65,000
      per year
      An Economist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $65,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $1k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Government
      $85,000
      per year
      An Economist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $85,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Government
      $45,000
      per year
      An Economist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $45,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Government
      $81,872
      per year
      An Economist in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $81,872 per year
      Additional Pay
      $1k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Seattle, WA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Government
      $162,500
      per year
      A Research Economist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $162,500 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Government
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