506 United States Government Employee Salaries

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United States Government employees earn $60,000 annually on average, or $29 per hour, which is 10% lower than the national salary average of $66,000 per year. According to our data, the highest paying job at United States Government is a Deputy Director at $126,000 annually while the lowest paying job at United States Government is a Cashier at $21,000 annually.

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$90K Research Scholar Average Salary at United States Government (2 salaries)

+$55K (88%) more than national average Research Scholar salary ($35K)
+$30K (40%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
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+$30K (40%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
"I think this pay is fair enough."
+$30K (40%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
"I think the salary is good enough."

$77K IT Specialist Average Salary at United States Government (11 salaries)

+$25K (38%) more than national average IT Specialist salary ($52K)
+$17K (24%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
$50K
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+$30K (40%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
"The job title that the government used in my most recent JD did not reflect that I was a member of management. I feel that I was receiving pay that was commiserate with my peers."
Equal to average United States Government salary ($60K)
+$18K (26%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
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$61K Manager Average Salary at United States Government (8 salaries)

+$18K (34%) more than national average Manager salary ($43K)
+$1K (1%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
$50K
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+$40K (50%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
"Similar"
$101K Manager ·
+$41K (50%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
$41K Manager ·
-$19K (37%) less than average United States Government salary ($60K)
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$115K Contracting Officer Average Salary at United States Government (1 salaries)

+$44K (47%) more than national average Contracting Officer salary ($71K)
+$55K (62%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
$50K
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$150K
+$55K (62%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
"The pay is decent for the government."

$105K Senior Quality Manager Average Salary at United States Government (1 salaries)

+$7K (6%) more than national average Senior Quality Manager salary ($98K)
+$45K (54%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
$50K
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+$45K (54%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
"excellent, receive performance awards in various ammonites over my 38 years of service"

$101K Consultant Average Salary at United States Government (1 salaries)

+$20K (21%) more than national average Consultant salary ($81K)
+$41K (50%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
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$101K Consultant ·
+$41K (50%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)

$100K Employee Average Salary at United States Government (1 salaries)

+$51K (68%) more than national average Employee salary ($49K)
+$40K (50%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
+$40K (50%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
"Same"

$97K Mathematical Statistician Average Salary at United States Government (1 salaries)

+$31K (38%) more than national average Mathematical Statistician salary ($66K)
+$37K (47%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
$50K
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+$37K (47%) more than average United States Government salary ($60K)
"Pay Grades are politically repressed. Within pay grade, Salaries are above average."

$55K Army Bomb Squad Team Leader Average Salary at United States Government (1 salaries)

Equal to national average Army Bomb Squad Team Leader salary ($55K)
-$5K (8%) less than average United States Government salary ($60K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
-$5K (8%) less than average United States Government salary ($60K)
"Well compensated for my expertise and knowledge."

$54K IT Systems Administrator Average Salary at United States Government (1 salaries)

+$7K (13%) more than national average IT Systems Administrator salary ($47K)
-$6K (10%) less than average United States Government salary ($60K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
-$6K (10%) less than average United States Government salary ($60K)
"I believe for my knowledge and the various screening that I had underwent to receive this position, I do believe in fact that I am underpaid for my experience and various expertises spanning from different variations of operating systems to even having the ability to set forth in the DBA line of work as well."
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