Average Salary for Government of The District of Columbia Employees

A salary of $74K per year 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

Overall, the greater share of Government of The District of Columbia folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average around $71K annually.

Jobs

The highest paychecks go to Government Program Managers, who earn approximately $86K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

It pays to have a Master of Public Administration (MPA) at Government of The District of Columbia — these employees make the most at $73K annually.

Skills

The highest-paying skill to have may be Program Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of about $86K per year. Folks here also tend to know Project Management; on the survey, close to a third of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Data Analysis, Microsoft Excel, and Research Analysis were also reported by many survey participants.

Benefits and Perks

Slightly less than a third of workers report contributing to a 401(k). Nearly all employees receive health insurance, and almost all workers get dental coverage. Additional benefits of working here are flexible hours, defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, a subsidized cell phone, 401(a), and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Government of The District of Columbia

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %
Salary
$73,557 - $94,005
Salary
$51,500
1-4 years
64%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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