Economics Analyst I Salary in the United States

How much does an Economics Analyst I make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Economics Analyst I in the United States is $43 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $36 and $49. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Conducts research and analysis on economic data/trends and produces forecasts, interpretive reporting, and media used for risk assessment, communication, and decision making. Collects economic data from established datasets and other sources utilizing data collection and data science protocols. Utilizes statistical analysis, mathematical methodologies, and modeling techniques to develop data. Designs and organizes data into unique report models and graphical illustrations to present economic information used for decision making and solution development. Requires a bachelor's degree in economics or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Typically requires 2-4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Economics Analyst I

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Economics Analyst II

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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