Average Salary for City of Charlotte Employees

Compensation for City of Charlotte employees is around $62K per year on average. Though your experience level is an influential salary factor for those at City of Charlotte, what you do at the company turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $49K annually. Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $59K per year. The largest slice of the City of Charlotte workforce (39 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, approximately $71K annually.


Software Developers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing around $73K per year on average; Training Specialists are next on the list, bringing in close to $69K, followed by Construction Project Managers earning about $59K and Crew Chiefs making $36K.

Certifications and Degrees

Regarding salaries and education, City of Charlotte pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — approximately $71K.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Project Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $69K annually. Microsoft Word is a popular skill among City of Charlotte workers, with nearly one-seventh of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Some other standard skills here are Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Training.

Benefits and Perks

The company pays out both vacation time and sick leave for only 30 percent. City of Charlotte helps its workers sock away funds for retirement, offering plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. City of Charlotte provides health insurance to almost all workers, and a large number of workers do receive dental coverage. The list of perks also includes a subsidized cell phone, defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats for City of Charlotte


39 %
61 %
$41,217 - $68,967
$37,745 - $74,714
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
$61,749 - $74,437
$51,500 - $65,985

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