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Average Salary for National Security Agency Employees

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National Security Agency typically pays:
below market

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Employer: National Security Agency
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Job (Number Reporting)
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[-]Intelligence Analyst (4)
$31,043 - $83,665  
[-]Intelligence Analyst (4)
Salary$32,172 - $82,752  
Total Pay$31,043 - $83,665  
[+]Computer Scientist (2)
$42,626 - $82,763  
[+]Computer Scientist (2)
Salary$43,982 - $90,256  
Total Pay$42,626 - $82,763  
[+]Intelligence Officer (2)
$66,776 - $142,624  
[+]Intelligence Officer (2)
Salary$73,445 - $144,691  
Total Pay$66,776 - $142,624  
[+]Software Engineer (2)
$51,220 - $103,383  
[+]Software Engineer (2)
Salary$52,738 - $98,581  
Total Pay$51,220 - $103,383  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 21
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Key Stats

42 %
58 %
$50,131 - $99,428
$44,544 - $90,019
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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