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Average Salary for Department of Veteran's Affairs Employees

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Updated: 18 Oct 2014
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Department of Veteran's Affairs
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Department of Veterans Affairs
The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is a government-run military veteran benefit system with Cabinet-level status. It is the United States government’s second largest department, after the United States Department of Defense. With a total 2009 budget of about $87.6 billion, VA employs ...
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How This Employer Pays
Department of Veteran's Affairs typically pays its employees
above market
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below market
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 159 Department of Veteran's Affairs votes.
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Employer: Department of Veteran's Affairs
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[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (38)
$49,570 - $104,006  
[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (38)
Salary$50,025 - $105,595  
Bonus$0.00 - $2,424  
Total Pay$49,570 - $104,006  
[+]Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (14)
$31,200 - $55,633  
[+]Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (14)
Salary$28,659 - $62,005  
Total Pay$31,200 - $55,633  
[+]Medical Support Assistant (14)
$24,458 - $45,938  
[+]Medical Support Assistant (14)
Salary$24,362 - $43,971  
Total Pay$24,458 - $45,938  
[+]Social Worker (11)
$48,097 - $81,130  
[+]Social Worker (11)
Salary$48,097 - $80,299  
Bonus$71.23 - $2,425  
Total Pay$48,097 - $81,130  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 480

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Popular Perks 401(k), Paid holidays & vacation, Paid sick leave 401(k), Life insurance / disability, Paid holidays & vacation 401(k), Paid holidays & vacation, 403(b)

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Bachelor's Degree
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$35,428 - $105,298
Associate's Degree
36 salaries
$37,023 - $87,147
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
17 salaries
$36,435 - $119,965
Doctorate (PhD)
12 salaries
$64,094 - $150,624
Master of Social Work (MSW), Social Work (SW)
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$48,458 - $90,971

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