**Economists earn $76,000 annually on average**, or $37 per hour, which is 14% more than the national average for all working Americans. Our data indicates that the best paid Economists work for Bureau of Labor Statistics at $75,000 annually while the lowest paid Economists work for Bureau of Economic Analysis earning approximately $75,000 each year.

-$1K (1%) less than **national average Economist salary ($76K)**

+$5K (6%) more than **average Bureau of Labor Statistics salary ($70K)**

+$16K (19%) more than **average Bureau of Labor Statistics Economist salary ($75K)**

-$14K (20%) less than **average Bureau of Labor Statistics Economist salary ($75K)**

-$11K (15%) less than **average Bureau of Labor Statistics Economist salary ($75K)**

-$1K (1%) less than **national average Economist salary ($76K)**

+$13K (18%) more than **average Bureau of Economic Analysis salary ($62K)**

-$12K (17%) less than **average Bureau of Economic Analysis Economist salary ($75K)**

+$5K (6%) more than **average Bureau of Economic Analysis Economist salary ($75K)**

-$6K (8%) less than **average Bureau of Economic Analysis Economist salary ($75K)**

+$124K (89%) more than **national average Economist salary ($76K)**

+$139K (106%) more than **average International Monetary Fund salary ($61K)**

+$27K (30%) more than **national average Economist salary ($76K)**

+$62K (86%) more than **average Farmers salary ($41K)**

+$25K (28%) more than **national average Economist salary ($76K)**

+$21K (23%) more than **average Indeed salary ($80K)**

+$24K (27%) more than **national average Economist salary ($76K)**

+$14K (15%) more than **average IntercontinentalExchange salary ($86K)**

+$24K (27%) more than **national average Economist salary ($76K)**

+$59K (83%) more than **average University of California salary ($41K)**

+$15K (17%) more than **national average Economist salary ($76K)**

+$34K (45%) more than **average Defense Logistics Agency salary ($57K)**

+$15K (17%) more than **national average Economist salary ($76K)**

+$40K (56%) more than **average Digonex salary ($51K)**

+$14K (16%) more than **national average Economist salary ($76K)**

+$35K (48%) more than **average Amazon salary ($55K)**

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