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Employers of Economics majors in PR

Economists study the production and distribution of resources, goods, and services by collecting and analyzing data, researching trends, and evaluating economic issues. Although the majority of economists work independently in an office, some collaborate with other economists and statisticians. Most economists work full time during regular business hours, but occasionally they work long hours to meet deadlines. Most economists need a master’s degree or Ph.D. However, some entry-level jobs—primarily in the federal government—are available for workers with a bachelor’s degree. The median annual wage for economists was $91,860 in May 2012. Employment of economists is projected to grow 14 percent from 2012 to 2022, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Job prospects should be best for those with a master’s degree or Ph.D., strong analytical skills, and related work experience.

Economists

Economists study the production and distribution of resources, goods, and services by collecting and analyzing data, researching trends, and evaluating economic issues. They conduct research, prepare reports, or formulate plans to address economic problems related to the production and distribution of goods and services or monetary and fiscal policy. May collect and process economic and statistical data using sampling techniques and econometric methods. Although the majority of economists work independently in an office, many collaborate with other economists and statisticians. Most economists work full time during regular business hours, but occasionally they work overtime to meet deadlines. Most economists need a master’s degree or Ph.D. However, some entry-level jobs—primarily in the federal government—are available for workers with a bachelor’s degree. The median annual wage for economists was $102,490 in May 2017. Employment of economists is projected to grow 6 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Job prospects should be best for those with a master’s degree or Ph.D., strong analytical skills, and experience using statistical analysis software.

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary

Teach courses in economics. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research. The median annual wage for postsecondary economics teachers was $98,350 in May 2017.

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Company City State
Compania De Turismo De Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico Tourism Co
Department of Consumer Affairs
Daco
Puerto Rico Industrial Development Company
P R I D C O
Office of The Commissioner of Insurance
Ocs
Department of Commerce
San Juan Pres
Alianza Municipal Para El Desarrollo Economico
A.C. Nielsen P.R. LLC
Iniciativa Tecnologica Centro Oriental Inc
Estudios Tecnicos Inc
Local Redevelopment Authority For Roosevelt Roads
Financial Oversight and Management Board For Puerto Rico
The Iniciativa Tecnologica Del Noreste Inc
Intene
Jamaica, Government of
Jamaica National Inv Prom
Desarrollo Integral Del Sur, Inc. (disur)
Grameen America, Inc.
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