Economist salary in US South Region

Average salary
$116,000/yr
Based on 1,323 income tax records
$36,000
$305,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$36,000
$305,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Economists make?
The average total salary for a Economist is $116,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,323 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Economist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Economist salary can vary between $36,000 to $305,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Economist salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Charlotte Metro Area, NC
18 income tax records
$172,500/yr
$108K – $217K
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Houston Metro Area, TX
50 income tax records
$129,000/yr
$91K – $162K
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Washington Metro Area, DC
846 income tax records
$126,000/yr
$96K – $163K
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Tampa Metro Area, FL
11 income tax records
$117,500/yr
$96K – $215K
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Dallas Metro Area, TX
49 income tax records
$109,000/yr
$77K – $157K
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Austin Metro Area, TX
22 income tax records
$108,500/yr
$50K – $134K
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Atlanta Metro Area, GA
54 income tax records
$107,000/yr
$78K – $153K
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Baltimore Metro Area, MD
53 income tax records
$107,000/yr
$91K – $131K
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Philadelphia Metro Area, PA
52 income tax records
$99,500/yr
$75K – $148K
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Miami Metro Area, FL
36 income tax records
$82,000/yr
$52K – $154K
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Durham Metro Area, NC
18 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$52K – $93K
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Raleigh Metro Area, NC
12 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$47K – $109K

Economist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Board Of Governors Of The Frs, US South Region
80 income tax records
$215,000/yr
$191K – $248K
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International Monetary Fund, US South Region
19 income tax records
$196,500/yr
$160K – $346K
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International Bank For Reconstru, US South Region
19 income tax records
$178,500/yr
$149K – $233K
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Department Of The Interior, US South Region
94 income tax records
$120,000/yr
$96K – $145K
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US Department Of Defense, US South Region
69 income tax records
$108,000/yr
$89K – $128K
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National Finance Center, US South Region
381 income tax records
$106,500/yr
$86K – $128K
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Research Triangle Institute, US South Region
18 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$48K – $86K

Economist demographics in US South Region

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44% are single
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56% are married
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43% have kids
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57% own a home

Economist salaries by age in US South Region

$0
$35,000
$70,000
$105,000
$140,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Economists in US South Region

1,323 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a economist in US South Region is $116,000 per year. Economist salaries in US South Region can vary between $36,000 to $305,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,323 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as economist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for economists in US South Region: Board of Governors of The Frs ($215,000 a year), International Monetary Fund ($196,500 a year), and International Bank For Reconstru ($178,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for economists in US South Region: Charlotte Metro Area, NC ($172,500 a year), Houston Metro Area, TX ($129,000 a year), and Washington Metro Area, DC ($126,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.