Average Salary for Kentucky State Government Employees

Kentucky State Government employees typically bring home $40K per year. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

Employer: Kentucky State Government
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Years Experience
National Salary Data (?
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $36K. Overall, the greater share of Kentucky State Government folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn about $51K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Kentucky State Government workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning around $54K on average.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Project Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $54K.

Benefits and Perks

The company is somewhat lacking in the benefits department, and only half of workers report compensation for sick days and vacation time. Almost all employees can count on health insurance, and about a tenth of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Advantages of working here also include flexible hours, a subsidized cell phone, and life insurance.

Key Stats for Kentucky State Government


29 %
71 %
Data Not Available
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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