Average Salary for Government of The District of Columbia Employees

A salary of $75K annually is the median rate at Government of The District of Columbia. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of around $77K per year. The greater proportion of employees (56 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of about $73K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $72K per year for Licensed Lawyers; non-accredited workers make much less. Government of The District of Columbia compensates B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA)-holders the most at $92K annually.

Skills

The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Microsoft Excel; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $87K per year. A relatively widespread skill at Government of The District of Columbia is Project Management; approximately one-half of employees use it for work.

Benefits and Perks

Government of The District of Columbia rewards its employees with paid time off, and a majority of workers report compensation for sick days and vacation time. Perks cover health insurance for almost all respondents and dental coverage for most respondents. Perks also include defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, 401(a), life insurance, gym membership, and malpractice / liability insurance.

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Key Stats for Government of The District of Columbia

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %
Salary
$77,796 - $99,860
Salary
$72,060
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

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