Economist salary in US South Region

Average salary
Based on 1,423 income tax records
Average salary by age
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The average total salary for a Economist is $120,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,423 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Economist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Economist salary can vary between $43,000 to $314,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Economist salary by company

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
Federal Reserve Bank Of Dallas, US South Region
10 income tax records
$116K – $364K
Board Of Governors Of The Frs, US South Region
91 income tax records
$146K – $322K
International Monetary Fund, US South Region
27 income tax records
$92K – $532K
International Bank For Reconstru, US South Region
28 income tax records
$55K – $404K
Department Of The Interior, US South Region
115 income tax records
$65K – $194K
US Department Of Defense, US South Region
87 income tax records
$58K – $169K
Ihs Global, US South Region
10 income tax records
$80K – $212K
Central Intelligence Agency, US South Region
11 income tax records
$76K – $138K
Research Triangle Institute, US South Region
19 income tax records
$33K – $160K

Economist demographics in US South Region

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41% are single
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59% are married
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45% have kids
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61% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Economists in US South Region

1,423 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a economist in US South Region is $120,500 per year. Economist salaries in US South Region can vary between $43,000 to $314,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,423 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as economist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for economists in US South Region: Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas ($248,000 a year), Board of Governors of The Frs ($233,500 a year), and International Monetary Fund ($227,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for economists in US South Region: Charlotte Metro Area, NC ($174,500 a year), Washington Metro Area, DC ($130,000 a year), and Dallas Metro Area, TX ($123,000 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.