SENIOR ECONOMIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$81,000
$38,000
Min 10%
$81,000
Median 50%
$170,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Bloomberg
Highest Paying City
Eden Prairie, MN
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
4.9 years
How much does a senior economist make?
The national average salary for a Senior Economist in the U.S. is $81,329 annually or $39.1 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $170,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $38,000. Professional companies and Internet companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Nebraska, and Wyoming have the highest paying Senior Economist jobs. The typical tenure for a Senior Economist is 4.9 years.
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Economist
$81,431

Average Senior Economist Salary By Company

If you are a Senior Economist, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Bloomberg and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston are the highest paying companies. Companies like Thomson Reuters and Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City also pay high salaries to their Senior Economists.

Average Senior Economist Salary By Location

Senior Economists in the US makes an average salary of $81,329 per year or $39.1 per hour. Eden Prairie, MN reports the highest Senior Economist salaries at $158,600 per year. The Eden Prairie, MN average entry-level salary for Senior Economists is $101,000. North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Nebraska, and Wyoming are the top 5 highest earning states for Senior Economists. On the other hand, New York, New Jersey, Oregon, California, and Florida report the lowest wages for Senior Economists.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Eden Prairie, MN
$158,600
2
Memphis, TN
$147,764
3
Dallas, TX
$144,746
4
Atlanta, GA
$140,505
5
Charlotte, NC
$137,000

Average Senior Economist Salary By Industry

Senior Economist salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Hospitality companies, Finance companies, and Professional companies pay their Senior Economists well. Salaries for Senior Economists in Hospitality companies average $92,992 annually, while Finance companies and Professional companies pay $84,954 and $80,063, respectively. The average salary for Senior Economists in the Construction industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $68,788.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$92,992
2
Finance
$84,954
3
Professional
$80,063
4
Media
$78,596
5
Non Profits
$75,524

RECENTLY ADDED Senior Economist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/08/2019
$127,914
Government National Mortgage Association (Ginnie Mae)
Senior Economist
08/26/2019
$117,191
Office of The Comptroller of The Currency
Senior Economist
07/31/2019
$110,231
City of Seattle
Senior Economist
07/22/2019
$92,705
Treasury, Departmental Offices
Senior Economist
06/16/2019
$127,914
2M Research Services LLC
Senior Economist Analyst
03/14/2019
$90,000
Compass Lexecon LLC
Senior Economist
03/13/2019
$152,500
03/11/2019
$200,000
Bates White, LLC
Senior Economist
02/21/2019
$185,000