Assoc Economist Labor Research - Grade 23

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This title exists in Labor, Department of and has approximately 18 positions.

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Salary Information for Economist Trainee 1 Labor Research
Title Grade Hiring Rate/yr Job Rate/yr
Economist Trainee 1 Labor Research 13 $49,363 $63,169
Economist Trainee 2 Labor Research 14 $52,198 $66,634
Senr Economist Labor Research 18 $65,001 $82,656
Assoc Economist Labor Research 23 $84,156 $106,454
Prin Economist Labor Research 27 $103,784 $127,830

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Job Duties

As an Associate Economist (Labor Research), you would apply economic theories to the collection and analysis of economic information and data, and prepare interpretative reports. You would plan, review, and evaluate the work of Senior Economists and other staff; independently prepare major reports for publication; and conduct technical research of exceptional difficulty. You would direct the preparation of materials for publication, and may be called to testify before a regulatory hearing or a legal proceeding and may be subject to cross-examination.

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Summary of Minimum Qualifications

Please note: qualifications for this position may be subject to change. If substitutions for education and/or experience are allowed, this information would be available on the announcement.

You must take and pass a Civil Service examination in order to be considered for this position.

For qualified employees of New York State, on or before the date of the examination, you must be a qualified employee of the New York State and have had three months of permanent competitive or 55-b/55-c service as follows:

Either A. as Senior Economist, Senior Economist (Environmental Impact), Senior Economist (Labor Research), Senior Economist (Milk Marketing), Econometrician 1, Economist Trainee 1, Economist Trainee 1 (Environmental Impact), Economist Trainee 1 (Labor Research), Economist Trainee 2, Economist Trainee 2 (Environmental Impact), or Economist Trainee 2 (Labor Research).

Or B. Senior Statistician.

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