Average Salary for Defense Intelligence Agency Employees

Defense Intelligence Agency offers hefty wages with the average worker making $91K annually. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Years of Experience

Overall, the greater share of Defense Intelligence Agency folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average approximately $88K per year.


Intelligence Analysts earn the highest median pay at $82K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Member of the Militarys have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at around $90K per year. Bigger paychecks are awarded to CompTIA Security+ Experts with credentials; these people earn $71K annually on average. The best paid folks at Defense Intelligence Agency have a Bachelor's Degree, earning about $102K per year.


When it comes to skills, Open Source seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $106K annually. Research Analysis is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; one-third of Defense Intelligence Agency's people use it regularly. Signals Intelligence, Geospatial Intelligence, and Microsoft Office are also desirable skills.


Defense Intelligence Agency's employees who answered the questionnaire are more likely to be male — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, Defense Intelligence Agency gives paid vacation to one-half of workers and paid sick leave to a quarter of workers. To plan for old age, a fair number of survey participants maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for nearly all respondents, and a majority of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Privileges also include tuition reimbursement and flexible hours.

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