Average Salary for Commonwealth of Virginia (VA) Employees

Commonwealth of Virginia (VA) pays its employees $43K annually on average. The most important factor affecting pay for Commonwealth of Virginia (VA) employees is how long you've been working, though where you live and your role at the company play a role as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $38K per year. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make about $52K annually on average. The largest fraction of Commonwealth of Virginia (VA) people (30 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn approximately $54K per year on average.


Residents of Chesapeake, Va. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $67K annually; other top-paying cities include Richmond, Va. ($60K) and Roanoke, Va. (around $58K).


Earning about $59K per year on average, Regional Managing Directors receive the most money, followed by Recruiters ($56K annually).

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Licensed Lawyer certainly has its perks — salaries approach approximately $59K per year and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. The highest-paying degree here is a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA); Commonwealth of Virginia (VA) awards $56K to these degree-holders.


In this position, it pays to have Contract Negotiation in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of around $131K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Commonwealth of Virginia (VA) is Microsoft Office; roughly a sixth of employees use it for work. Some other standard skills here are People Management, Operations Management, and Microsoft Word.

Benefits and Perks

Although the firm compensates a majority of respondents for sick days, it only pays 37 percent for vacation time. Commonwealth of Virginia (VA) helps its workers sock away funds for retirement, offering plans such as a company pension plan and a 401(k) plan. For almost all respondents, benefits include health insurance, and a strong majority of respondents get dental coverage, too. Other privileges include life insurance, defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for Commonwealth of Virginia (VA)


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42 %
$28,525 - $58,553
$29,225 - $95,418

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
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1-4 years
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10-19 years
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