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$84,357

Average Base Salary

$41/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,067

Average Bonus
The average business economist salary in District of Columbia, United States is $84,357 or an hourly rate of $41. This is 14% higher (+$10,595) than the average business economist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,067.
Salary by Experience

$59,677

Entry Level Salary

$105,736

Senior Level Salary
An entry level business economist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $59,677. On the other end, a senior level business economist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $105,736.
Job Description
Conduct research, prepare reports, or formulate plans to address economic problems related to the production and distribution of goods and services or monetary and fiscal policy. May collect and process economic and statistical data using sampling techniques and econometric methods. Excludes “Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists" (13-1161).
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