Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does an Economist make in Columbus, OH?

Updated Sep 15, 2022



$115,831 / yrTotal Pay
$95,585 / yrBase Pay
$20,246 / yrAdditional Pay


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The estimated total pay for a Economist is $115,831 per year in the Columbus, OH area, with an average salary of $95,585 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $20,246 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Economist in Columbus, OH

$115,831 /yr
$93,445 /yr
Economist II
$138,024 /yr
Senior Economist
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Related Job Titles

For Economist in Columbus, OH

Some related job titles are Economic Salaries with median pay of $118,416, Junior Economist Salaries with median pay of $83,840, Chief Economist Salaries with median pay of $281,618, Economic Analyst Salaries with median pay of $91,987.

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Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Finance & Accounting?

Jobs in finance and accounting are expected to see continued demand, with employment growth linked to the health of the broader economy. These jobs will continue to offer above average pay but usually require higher education or certification to enter the field. While automation will replace many common tasks, it is not expected to reduce the need for these employees; it will instead allow them to focus on core soft skills like advising clients and analyzing trends.

How does the Economist salary in Columbus, OH compare to the national average salary in US for the same job?

The average salary for a Economist in US is $108,911 per year based on 1,744 salary contributions, which is 15.54% more than the salary for a Economist in Columbus, OH. The cost of living and the local demand for the work are among the factors affecting wages. The top 3 companies in US where a Economist gets the highest compensation are Citigroup Inc., Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and United Nations. Bigger companies typically pay 10.15% less than smaller companies for a Economist.

Economist pay FAQ in Columbus, OH

The average salary for an Economist is $95,585 per year in Columbus, OH. Salaries estimates are based on 2463 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Economist employees in Columbus, OH.

The highest salary for an Economist in Columbus, OH is $169,096 per year.

The lowest salary for an Economist in Columbus, OH is $55,439 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming an Economist or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of an Economist.