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For: Economists
SOC Code: 19-3011

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Occupational Description
Occupational TitleOccupational Description
EconomistsConduct research, prepare reports, or formulate plans to aid in solution of economic problems arising from production and distribution of goods and services. May collect and process economic and statistical data using econometric and sampling techniques.


2015 Occupational Wage Estimates
- Wages Aged to June 2016 -

For: Economists
AreaEntry WageMedian WageMedian Annual
Statewide$36.42  $50.25  $104,512.00  
Cincinnati MSA$36.05  $47.07  $97,915.00  
Columbus MSA$33.27  $37.99  $79,020.00  
Southwest Ohio$40.95  $48.80  $101,503.00  
Central Ohio$33.27  $37.99  $79,029.00  


Education Level Needed
For: Economists
  Master's degree  


Ohio Employment Projections
For: Economists
2014
Annual
Employment
2024
Projected
Employment
Change in
Employment
2014-2024
Percent
Change
2014-2024
Total
Annual
Openings
140  150  10  7.1%  5  


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