Economist Salaries

1,596 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$97,811 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$5,059
Range$798 - $20,463

How much does a Economist make?

The national average salary for a Economist is $97,811 in United States. Filter by location to see Economist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,596 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Economist employees.

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Economist

US Bureau of Labor Statistics

$82,725/yr

Range: $41K - $120K

139 salaries

$82,725/yr
$41K$120K

Economist

Federal Reserve Board

$159,163/yr

Range: $144K - $182K

132 salaries

$159,163/yr
$144K$182K

Economist

US Bureau of Economic Analysis

$80,787/yr

Range: $55K - $152K

70 salaries

$80,787/yr
$55K$152K

Economist

Federal Reserve Bank (NY)

$174,844/yr

Range: $161K - $201K

43 salaries

$174,844/yr
$161K$201K

Economist

The World Bank

$122,158/yr

Range: $81K - $180K

33 salaries

$122,158/yr
$81K$180K

Economist

Amazon

$125,219/yr

Range: $80K - $153K

27 salaries

$125,219/yr
$80K$153K

Economist

IMF

$127,111/yr

Range: $103K - $202K

26 salaries

$127,111/yr
$103K$202K

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Economist

US Department of Labor

$87,718/yr

Range: $45K - $151K

22 salaries

$87,718/yr
$45K$151K

Economist

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

$99,034/yr

Range: $47K - $139K

14 salaries

$99,034/yr
$47K$139K

Economist

DeVry University

$99,342/yr

Range: $83K - $121K

14 salaries

$99,342/yr
$83K$121K

Economist

Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

$153,640/yr

Range: $147K - $154K

14 salaries

$153,640/yr
$147K$154K

Economist

Compass Lexecon

$110,068/yr

Range: $90K - $216K

13 salaries

$110,068/yr
$90K$216K

Economist

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

$160,736/yr

Range: $151K - $174K

13 salaries

$160,736/yr
$151K$174K

Economist

HUD

$88,012/yr

Range: $54K - $164K

13 salaries

$88,012/yr
$54K$164K

Economist

IRS

$103,957/yr

Range: $70K - $119K

12 salaries

$103,957/yr
$70K$119K

Economist

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

$84,825/yr

Range: $65K - $100K

12 salaries

$84,825/yr
$65K$100K

Economist

Mariner Investment Group

$176,581/yr

Range: $155K - $185K

12 salaries

$176,581/yr
$155K$185K

Economist

Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

$133,122/yr

Range: $107K - $154K

12 salaries

$133,122/yr
$107K$154K

Economist

Fannie Mae

$131,180/yr

Range: $116K - $149K

11 salaries

$131,180/yr
$116K$149K

Economist

Federal Government

$98,716/yr

Range: $60K - $125K

9 salaries

$98,716/yr
$60K$125K
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Recent Salary Reports

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$103,000
per year
An Economist in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $103,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$81,767
per year
An Economist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $81,767 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$125,000
per year
An Economist in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Additional Pay
$66k cash bonus
$10k stock bonus
Job Highlights
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$92,507
per year
An Economist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $92,507 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Government
$60,000
per year
An Economist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$175,000
per year
An Economist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $175,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$105,143
per year
An Economist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $105,143 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
 
Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
$52,000
per year
An Economist in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $52,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$83,457
per year
An Economist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $83,457 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$68,000
per year
An Economist in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $68,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government