Economist salary in Washington Metro Area, DC

Average salary
$130,000/yr
Based on 941 income tax records
$58,000
$317,500
Age:
Average salary by age
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26-35
36-45
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56+
 
$73K
 
$103K
 
$141K
 
$150K
 
$148K
$58,000
$317,500
How much do Economists make?
The average total salary for a Economist is $130,000 per year. This is based on data from 941 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Economist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Economist salary can vary between $58,000 to $317,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Economist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Board Of Governors Of The Frs, Montgomery County, MD
83 income tax records
$226,500/yr
$188K – $327K
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International Monetary Fund, District Of Columbia County, DC
15 income tax records
$203,000/yr
$94K – $532K
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International Bank For Reconstru, District Of Columbia County, DC
13 income tax records
$181,500/yr
$55K – $328K
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Department Of The Interior, Arlington County, VA
85 income tax records
$122,500/yr
$65K – $188K
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National Finance Center, Fairfax County, VA
316 income tax records
$114,000/yr
$78K – $166K
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US Department Of Defense, District Of Columbia County, DC
24 income tax records
$111,500/yr
$78K – $139K

Economist demographics in Washington Metro Area, DC

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42% are single
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58% are married
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43% have kids
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63% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Economists in Washington Metro Area, DC

941 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a economist in Washington Metro Area, DC is $130,000 per year. Economist salaries in Washington Metro Area, DC can vary between $58,000 to $317,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 941 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as economist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for economists near Washington Metro Area, DC: Board of Governors of The Frs ($226,500 a year), International Monetary Fund ($203,000 a year), and International Bank For Reconstru ($181,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for economists near Washington Metro Area, DC: Potomac, MD ($196,500 a year), Mc Lean, VA ($193,000 a year), and Chevy Chase, MD ($192,500 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.