Average Salary for Government of The District of Columbia Employees

Government of The District of Columbia employees bring home $73K per year on average. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Years of Experience

The largest fraction of Government of The District of Columbia people (63 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn around $71K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Government of The District of Columbia workers who hold a Master of Public Administration (MPA) are also well compensated, earning approximately $73K on average.

Skills

When it comes to skills, Microsoft Office seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $85K per year. A relatively widespread skill at Government of The District of Columbia is Microsoft Excel; more than a third of employees use it for work. Project Management, Data Analysis, and Research Analysis round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most survey participants, and most respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. Employees can also look forward to 401(a), flexible hours, and defined contribution (dc) retirement plan.

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Key Stats for Government of The District of Columbia

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %
Salary
$72,878 - $90,100
Salary
$51,500
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
10%

Job Satisfaction

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

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