Residents of Maryland, Md. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $159K per year; other top-paying cities include Bowie, Md. (around $111K) and Upper Marlboro, Md. ($68K).
Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $58K annually. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Prince George's County Government employees (46 percent) have 20 years or more of experience and earn $105K per year on average.
The highest average salaries go to Environmental Planners, who bring in close to approximately $88K annually, though Budget Analysts are not far behind at $58K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Those with a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) at Prince George's County Government come out on top, and their salaries approach about $79K annually.
In this position, it pays to have Budget Management in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $142K per year. Project Management also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; slightly less than a third of employees surveyed report using it at work.
Benefits and Perks
Perks cover health insurance for a strong majority of respondents and dental coverage for a solid majority of employees.