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Policy analyst salary in United States

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

Average base salary

Estimated take-home pay: $68,610 
Average $78,858
Low $48,494
High $128,233
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a policy analyst is $78,858 per year in the United States. 900 salaries reported, updated at September 29, 2023

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Top companies for Policy Analysts in United States

  1. City and County of San Francisco
    295 reviews16 salaries reported
    $137,222per year
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Highest paying cities for Policy Analysts near United States

  1. Washington, DC
    $92,715 per year
    163 salaries reported
  2. Portland, OR
    $81,724 per year
    9 salaries reported
  3. Richmond, VA
    $79,316 per year
    22 salaries reported
  1. Columbus, OH
    $77,859 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Falls Church, VA
    $75,543 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Baltimore, MD
    $72,397 per year
    14 salaries reported
  1. Austin, TX
    $66,292 per year
    12 salaries reported
  2. Phoenix, AZ
    $61,407 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Milwaukee, WI
    $60,487 per year
    6 salaries reported
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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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