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Policy analyst salary in United States

How much does a Policy Analyst make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $75,542
Low $49,617
High $115,013
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a policy analyst is $75,542 per year in the United States. 598 salaries reported, updated at September 12, 2022

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Top companies for Policy Analysts in United States

  1. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
    62 reviews6 salaries reported
    $130,636per year
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Highest paying cities for Policy Analysts near United States

  1. Salem, OR
    $104,396 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Arlington, VA
    $85,008 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Sacramento, CA
    $84,700 per year
    8 salaries reported
  1. Washington, DC
    $78,485 per year
    72 salaries reported
  2. Phoenix, AZ
    $74,333 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. Richmond, VA
    $73,921 per year
    44 salaries reported
  1. Madison, WI
    $68,612 per year
    16 salaries reported
  2. Silver Spring, MD
    $66,409 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Raleigh, NC
    $58,436 per year
    6 salaries reported
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Where can a Policy Analyst earn more?

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Most common benefits for Policy Analysts

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 41 ratings

56% of Policy Analysts in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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