Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Policy Analyst make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$96,963 / yrTotal Pay
$66,458 / yrBase Pay
$30,506 / yrAdditional Pay

$96,963

 / yr
$46K$367K
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The estimated total pay for a Policy Analyst is $96,963 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $66,458 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 $30,506 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 $83,822, Political Analyst Salaries with median pay of $76,586, Government Relations Salaries with median pay of $85,191, Health Policy Salaries with median pay of $91,404.

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SAIC
4.1

SAIC

Policy Analyst

$104,754

 /yr
Range: $72K - $169K

$72K

$169K

$72,138 - $168,810 Range

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National Governors Association
2.8

$71,825

 /yr
Range: $60K - $82K

$60K

$82K

$60,218 - $82,089 Range

APPRISE
3.2

APPRISE

Policy Analyst

$60,062

 /yr
Range: $53K - $70K

$53K

$70K

$53,000 - $70,072 Range

Center for American Progress
3.7

$63,899

 /yr
Range: $56K - $89K

$56K

$89K

$56,000 - $89,439 Range

North Carolina Farm Bureau Insurance
3.5

$27K

$36K

$27,322 - $36,026 Range

United States Federal Government
4.1

$112,391

 /yr
Range: $55K - $145K

$55K

$145K

$54,726 - $144,779 Range

RAND
3.9

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
3.9

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

US Department of Homeland Security
3.8

$90,811

 /yr
Range: $65K - $127K

$65K

$127K

$65,161 - $126,600 Range

U.S. Department of Transportation
4.4

$92,670

 /yr
Range: $55K - $144K

$55K

$144K

$55,166 - $143,884 Range

U.S. Food and Drug Administration
4.1

$140,000

 /yr
Range: $101K - $174K

$101K

$174K

$100,518 - $174,000 Range

State of Oregon
3.6

State of Oregon

Policy Analyst

$80,590

 /yr
Range: $54K - $94K

$54K

$94K

$53,913 - $94,386 Range

Library of Congress
3.3

Library of Congress

Policy Analyst

$111,901

 /yr
Range: $58K - $189K

$58K

$189K

$58,000 - $188,805 Range

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$90,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Policy Analyst with 4 to 6 years of experience

$106,823

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$2,500/yr

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

$60

/hrAvg Base Salary

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

$60,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

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$50,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Management Policy Analyst with less than one year of experience

$63,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Research and Policy Analyst with 1 to 3 years of experience

$75,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Regulatory and Policy Analyst with 4 to 6 years of experience

$65,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$5,000/yr

11 days ago by a Policy Advisor with 4 to 6 years of experience

$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Fiscal and Policy Analyst with 4 to 6 years of experience

$24,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Public Policy Fellow with less than one year 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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