Average Salary for State of West Virginia (WV) Employees

A salary of $33K annually is the median rate at State of West Virginia (WV). The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Charleston, West Virginia 


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Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of approximately $29K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (34 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $28K annually on average.


Residents of Huntington, W.Va. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $37K per year; other top-paying cities include the company's headquarter city of Charleston, W.Va. (around $35K) and Kingwood, W.Va. (about $33K).

Certifications and Degrees

It pays to have a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) at State of West Virginia (WV) — these employees make the most at $46K annually.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Case Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of approximately $46K per year. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Microsoft Office; just under one in three deem it necessary for work. Many workers usually know Data Analysis, Microsoft Excel, and Office Administration as well.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; State of West Virginia (WV) gives paid vacation days to a third of workers and sick leave to 22 percent. The firm looks out for its employees by sponsoring assorted retirement savings plans such as a 401(k) plan and a defined benefit retirement plan. State of West Virginia (WV) provides health insurance to a solid majority of employees, and one-half do receive dental coverage. State of West Virginia (WV) also dishes out privileges such as a defined benefit retirement plan, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for State of West Virginia (WV)


61 %
39 %
$22,869 - $43,837
$30,500 - $50,750

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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