Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Policy Analyst make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$78,863 / yrTotal Pay
$62,114 / yrBase Pay
$16,749 / yrAdditional Pay

$78,863

 / yr
$15K$502K
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The estimated total pay for a Policy Analyst is $78,863 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $62,114 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 $16,749 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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What are some related job titles for Policy Analyst?

Some related job titles are Policy Associate Salaries with median pay of $79,337, Political Analyst Salaries with median pay of $76,522, Government Relations Salaries with median pay of $75,427, Health Policy Salaries with median pay of $70,696.

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National Governors Association
2.6

National Governors Association

Policy Analyst

$71,623

 /yr
Range: $60K - $82K

$60K

$82K

$60,218 - $82,089 Range

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SAIC
4.1

SAIC

Policy Analyst

$103,285

 /yr
Range: $72K - $169K

$72K

$169K

$72,138 - $168,810 Range

APPRISE
3.2

APPRISE

Policy Analyst

$60,140

 /yr
Range: $53K - $70K

$53K

$70K

$53,000 - $70,072 Range

Center for American Progress
3.5

$64,644

 /yr
Range: $56K - $89K

$56K

$89K

$56,000 - $89,439 Range

North Carolina Farm Bureau Insurance
3.4

$27K

$36K

$27,322 - $36,026 Range

United States Federal Government
4.1

$111,993

 /yr
Range: $55K - $145K

$55K

$145K

$54,726 - $144,779 Range

RAND
3.8

RAND

Policy Analyst

$85,350

 /yr
Range: $66K - $144K

$66K

$144K

$66,470 - $143,971 Range

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Bipartisan Policy Center
4.5

$64,155

 /yr
Range: $55K - $71K

$55K

$71K

$55,494 - $70,639 Range

TX Senate
4.1

TX Senate

Policy Analyst

$50,457

 /yr
Range: $25K - $79K

$25K

$79K

$25,291 - $79,033 Range

U.S. Government Accountability Office
4.2

$87,487

 /yr
Range: $66K - $168K

$66K

$168K

$66,412 - $167,541 Range

Council of State Governments Justice Center
2.4

$78,117

 /yr
Range: $62K - $87K

$62K

$87K

$62,379 - $86,980 Range

City of New York
3.6

City of New York

Policy Analyst

$63,814

 /yr
Range: $59K - $82K

$59K

$82K

$58,982 - $82,362 Range

Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc.
4.3

$72K

$126K

$72,105 - $125,974 Range

New America
4.1

New America

Policy Analyst

$68,739

 /yr
Range: $63K - $79K

$63K

$79K

$62,959 - $79,286 Range

Office of Management and Budget
4.2

$112,626

 /yr
Range: $74K - $162K

$74K

$162K

$74,165 - $162,399 Range

U.S. Department of Transportation
4.3

$92,670

 /yr
Range: $55K - $144K

$55K

$144K

$55,166 - $143,884 Range

U.S. Food and Drug Administration
4.2

$140,000

 /yr
Range: $101K - $174K

$101K

$174K

$100,518 - $174,000 Range

State of Oregon
3.7

State of Oregon

Policy Analyst

$80,590

 /yr
Range: $54K - $94K

$54K

$94K

$53,913 - $94,386 Range

US Department of Homeland Security
3.8

$90,811

 /yr
Range: $65K - $127K

$65K

$127K

$65,161 - $126,600 Range

Migration Policy Institute
4.0

$72,103

 /yr
Range: $40K - $93K

$40K

$93K

$39,925 - $93,208 Range

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$50,000

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8 days ago by a Foreign Policy with 1 to 3 years of experience

$12

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8 days ago by a Policy with 1 to 3 years of experience

$115,000

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8 days ago by a Policy Advisor with 10 to 14 years of experience

$48,500

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Policy Analyst with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$40,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Policy Analyst with 1 to 3 years of experience

$23

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Public Policy Researcher with 1 to 3 years of experience

$56,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Environmental Policy Analyst with 1 to 3 years of experience

$36,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Policy Analyst with 1 to 3 years of experience

$130,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Health Science Policy Analyst with more than 15 years of experience

$46,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Policy Coordinator with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Policy Analyst salaries

The national average salary for a Policy Analyst is $69,489 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Policy Analyst salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1103 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Policy Analyst employees.

The highest salary for a Policy Analyst in United States is $106,193 per year.

The lowest salary for a Policy Analyst in United States is $45,471 per year.

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