Stat Priority for Elemental Shaman in PvP | Latest Patch 7.0.3
Below are the Stat Priority and Stat Summaries for Elemental Shaman at level 100. The Stat Priority ranks your stats from most effective (left) to least effective (right). The Stat Summaries provide a quick overview of how each stat impacts your character. Based on internally collected statistics on PvP players who made it in the leaderboards and meet a minimum high rating in 2v2, 3v3 or rbgs. Statistics are updated weekly.
Haste > Versatility > Crit >= Mastery
Primary stats such as Stamina and Intellect are not included in priority, as it is difficult to determine the value of them through analyzing data from PvP leaderboards. However, knowing the value of secondary stats is highly usable as the majority of enchants, gems, consumables and gear stat differentiations are focused on secondary stats.
With that being said, Intellect is very powerful and perchance rivals or surpasses the value of Haste in PvP.
82.3% of the top Overall PvP Elemental Shamans focus on Haste.
Haste increases attack and spell casting speed, adds additional damage and healing to DoTsA spell or ability that does damage over time. and HoTsA spell or ability that heals over time., and reduces the GCDA universal cooldown activated by most abilities..
12.96% of the top Overall PvP Elemental Shamans focus on Versatility.
Versatility increases your damage, healing, and absorption done and decreases damage received.
2.53% of the top Overall PvP Elemental Shamans focus on Crit.
Critical Strike increase the chance for your spells and attacks to critically hit for additional damage and healing.
2.21% of the top Overall PvP Elemental Shamans focus on Mastery.
Mastery provides a passive bonus to your character based on your specialization. Mastery Elemental Overload causes your elemental spells like Lightning Bolt, Chain Lightning, Lava Burst, and others to have a chance to cast an additional time with reduced damage and Maelstorm generation.
Intellect increases the damage and healing done by your spells.
Stamina increases your total health.