Demographic information on Budget analysts in the US. The average age of male Budget analysts in the workforce is 42.7 and of female Budget analysts is 45.8, and the most common race/ethnicity for Budget analysts is White.
Data on higher education choices for Budget analysts from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Budget analysts is Business but a relatively high number of Budget analysts hold a major in Agriculture.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Budget analysts from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Budget analysts need many skills, but most especially Reading Comprehension, Critical Thinking, and Active Listening. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Budget analysts need more than the average amount of Management of Financial Resources, Operations Analysis, and Systems Analysis.
Projections on wages and job growth for Budget analysts from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 6.5%, but Budget analysts are expected to see a growth of 2.5% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow slower than the national average.