Average Salary for Defense Intelligence Agency Employees

The average employee at Defense Intelligence Agency takes home $88K per year. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Years of Experience

The greater proportion of employees (64 percent) report five to nine years of experience and bring home median pay of $82K annually.


Intelligence Analysts earn the highest median pay at $58K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Member of the Militarys have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at approximately $90K annually. CompTIA Security+ Experts with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at $71K per year. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; Defense Intelligence Agency awards about $102K to these degree-holders.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Microsoft Office among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of around $100K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Open Source; just under one in three consider it a key competency. Research Analysis, Signals Intelligence, and Geospatial Intelligence were also reported by many survey participants.


At Defense Intelligence Agency, there are significantly more males who responded to the survey than females — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is hard to come by at Defense Intelligence Agency; the company rewards only one-half of respondents with paid vacation time and only a quarter of workers with sick leave. A fair number of survey participants save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. At Defense Intelligence Agency, a strong majority of survey participants have health insurance, and a fair number of respondents have dental coverage. Defense Intelligence Agency folks also make good use of tuition reimbursement and flexible hours.

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