Average Salary for U.S. Department Of Agriculture Employees

U.S. Department Of Agriculture pays its employees $82K per year on average. For the most part, employee paychecks at U.S. Department Of Agriculture fluctuate depending on your experience level; where you live also matters, but to a lesser degree. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Years of Experience

Average pay is approximately $97K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest fraction of U.S. Department Of Agriculture people (38 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and earn $56K per year on average.

Locations

The highest pay by state can be found in Missouri, where salaries average out at about $102K annually.

Jobs

Earning around $74K per year on average, Program Analysts receive the most money.

Certifications and Degrees

Regarding salaries and education, U.S. Department Of Agriculture pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — $71K.

Skills

The highest-paying skill to have may be Data Analysis; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $98K annually. A garden variety skill at U.S. Department Of Agriculture is Project Management; a little less than one-fifth of U.S. Department Of Agriculture's people use it regularly.

Benefits and Perks

Only two-fifths of respondents at U.S. Department Of Agriculture enjoy paid vacation time, and just 30 percent can take sick leave. Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; U.S. Department Of Agriculture sponsors various plans such as a 401(k) plan and a defined benefit retirement plan. Most workers can count on health insurance, and the larger part of respondents have dental coverage as a benefit. Some other perks are a casual working environment, life insurance, defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, and a defined benefit retirement plan.

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Key Stats for U.S. Department Of Agriculture

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %
Salary
$61,809 - $107,579
Salary
$50,518 - $115,754
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
33%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

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