How Much do Economists Make in Hawaii?

Do economists in Hawaii make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Hawaii economists?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, economists in Hawaii earn an average of $84,710 a year, equivalent to $40.73 an hour.

This is 27% less than economists nationwide, but it is 54% more than the typical Hawaii worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Hawaii Economist Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $55.97 $116,420
75th $47.47 $98,730
50th $41.85 $87,050
25th $33.75 $70,210
10th $25.45 $52,940
Hawaii Economists Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Honolulu $43.18 $89,820
Hawaii Economist Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $40.73 $84,710
2018 $47.16 $98,100
2017 $45.96 $95,590
2016 $47.64 $99,100
2015 $34.44 $71,630
2014 $32.66 $67,930
2013 $31.72 $65,990
2012 $32.08 $66,730
2011 $30.06 $62,520