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Economic Analyst Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$92,892 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Economic Analyst is $92,892 a year and $45 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Economic Analyst is between $65,772 and $115,102. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Economic Analyst. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Analyzes and executes economic studies and financial research in order to forecast trends in various business conditions and to assist in economic planning.
  • Studies economic and statistical data in area of specialization.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Economic Analyst Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Economists

Job family population: 19,550

Estimated population of Economic Analyst jobs: 3,925

Rate of error: 4.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Economic Analyst Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Jun 19
RCF Economic & Financial Consulting
About the firm Small economic consulting firm engaging in market analyses and forecasting, economic impact studies, expert testimony and litigation support. How you will contribute:Perform detailed ...
Financial Analyst
Jun 17
Chicago, USA
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Performing economic analysis and developing recommendations to senior management; Planning, directing, or conducting projects, such as those involving new or complex financial instruments, with ...
Data Analyst
Jun 24
We are looking to hire a Data Analyst to join the Sales & Marketing Team and help us grow revenue ... Bachelor's degree in quantitative discipline (such as Math, Economics, Finance, Statistics or ...
Data Analyst
Apr 30
Chicago, United States
The Chartis Group
Data Analyst About Chartis The Chartis Group is a comprehensive advisory and analytics services ... are economics, markets, clinical models and technology to help each client address their most ...
Senior Business Analyst - Security
Jun 18
Oak Brook, United States
... economic, financial, risk and decision analysis. Proficient in business case development and ability to effectively prese
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