How Much do Economists Make in Nevada?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, economists in Nevada earn an average of $82,890 a year, equivalent to $39.85 an hour.

This is 29% less than economists nationwide, but it is 76% more than the typical Nevada worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Nevada Economist Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $56.68 $117,890
75th $47.41 $98,620
50th $39.75 $82,680
25th $29.30 $60,950
10th $24.32 $50,590
Nevada Economist Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $39.85 $82,890
2018 $38.06 $79,170
2017 $37.38 $77,750
2016 $39.72 $82,610
2015 $38.15 $79,360
2014 $39.10 $81,330
2011 $35.20 $73,210