Economists today are widely required. Economist can work in the middle of political analysis, execution strategies of the government and debates. Economists can work as journalists also. Economists are required everywhere today. This profession is considered as the most rewarding and loved profession in India. Working as an economist, there are number of job opportunities in India. An economist should have strong statistical and interpretation skills. There are various job opportunities in India as well as outside India. This is the most lucrative job. The salary or pay scale given to the economist starts from Rs 20,000-25,000 per month. Economists can work with number of other professional people and organizations also.
To become an Economist, a person should have a take a bachelor’s degree in economy subject.This subject can also be taken as a subject of honor and major. Seeking graduation degree in any field will also be very helpful. After taking a graduation degree in any stream will be beneficial.
The most essential element to become an economist is to take a master’s degree in economics offered by various reputed institutes and organizations. A PHd in the same profession will also be very helpful. The Phd degree also increases the number of job opportunities in this profession. After the completion of your master’s course, students can join multinational or reputed organization or can also work in many educational institutes.
Many economists get placed in various multinational organizations so, their starting salary starts from Rs 15,000-20,000Rs. It goes on increasing with the increase in the experience and job position. They can also get Rs 1 lakh till 2 lakh salary which also depends on their work and the experience.