Average Salary for Government of The District of Columbia Employees

Compensation for Government of The District of Columbia employees tends to be around $75K per year. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

Government of The District of Columbia typically pays:
above market

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Employer: Government of The District of Columbia
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[-]Government Program Analyst (2)
$47,247 - $103,963  
[-]Government Program Analyst (2)
Salary$46,515 - $109,115  
Total Pay$47,247 - $103,963  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 9
United States (change)

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically $71K. A typical employee has 20 years or more of experience and earns $92K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

At Government of The District of Columbia, employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest salaries at around $103K.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Research Analysis; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $73K. A relatively widespread skill at Government of The District of Columbia is Microsoft Excel; roughly a fifth of employees use it for work.

Benefits and Perks

The company pays out both vacation time and sick leave for only one in four workers. Nearly all workers report having health insurance, and the greater part of workers report having dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include flexible hours, 401(a), gym membership, registered retirement savings plan (rrsp), and a subsidized cell phone.

Key Stats for Government of The District of Columbia


67 %
33 %
$72,128 - $94,005
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

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

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