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Estimated employment130
Mean wage$45.53
Entry wage$35.05
10th percentile wage$32.42
50th percentile wage$43.49
90th percentile wage$60.37
 Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment
Percent
Public Administration  90  65.5%
 Best Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment
Median Wage
Public Administration  90  41.95
Economists (19-3011)
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).
Median Wage History
YearThis
Occupation
Compared to
Occupational Group
Difference
Current  $43.49   $39.18   $4.31
2020  $42.63+2.0%  $38.40+2.0%  $4.22
2019  $41.76+2.1%  $37.62+2.1%  $4.14
2018  $40.80+2.3%  $36.76+2.3%  $4.04
2017  $39.94+2.2%  $35.98+2.2%  $3.96
2016  $39.10+2.1%  $35.23+2.1%  $3.88
2015  $38.36+1.9%  $34.56+1.9%  $3.80
2014  $37.59+2.1%  $33.87+2.1%  $3.73
2013  $36.91+1.8%  $33.25+1.8%  $3.66
2012  $36.20+2.0%  $32.61+2.0%  $3.59
YearThis
Occupation
Compared to
All Occupations
Difference
Current  $43.49   $25.22   $18.27
2020  $42.63+2.0%  $24.57+2.6%  $18.05
2019  $41.76+2.1%  $23.88+2.9%  $17.88
2018  $40.80+2.3%  $23.18+3.0%  $17.62
2017  $39.94+2.2%  $22.52+2.9%  $17.42
2016  $39.10+2.1%  $21.99+2.4%  $17.11
2015  $38.36+1.9%  $21.44+2.6%  $16.93
2014  $37.59+2.1%  $20.98+2.2%  $16.61
2013  $36.91+1.8%  $20.60+1.9%  $16.31
2012  $36.20+2.0%  $20.21+1.9%  $15.99

Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2021

Note: The mid-wage is the median wage. The average wage is the mean wage. The entry-level wage is equal to the average of the lower third of reported wages for the occupation. The wage range consists of the 10th and 90th percentiles; 80% of workers earn between this wage range, 10% earn less while 10% earn more.
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