Average Salary for U.S. Department Of Agriculture Employees

The median salary at U.S. Department Of Agriculture is $76K per year. Your experience level primarily drives compensation; however, geography is also reported as a secondary influence on salary at U.S. Department Of Agriculture. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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U.S. Department Of Agriculture Median Salary by Job

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Program Analyst
2 profiles
$84,194
$61K$117K

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 27 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21
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Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $48K annually on average. Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make around $60K per year on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (33 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and make $108K annually on average.

Locations

Residents of Kansas City, Mo. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $110K per year; other top-paying cities include Washington, DC (about $84K) and Beltsville, Md. ($79K). U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Missouri; salaries there average to $110K annually.

Jobs

Program Analysts are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing around $84K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

U.S. Department Of Agriculture compensates Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)-holders the most at $117K annually.

Skills

The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Biotechnology; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $117K per year. Data Analysis is a popular skill among U.S. Department Of Agriculture workers, with slightly less than a fourth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Employees also tend to know Policy Analysis, Program Management, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is hard to come by at U.S. Department Of Agriculture; the company rewards only one in four respondents with paid vacation time and only 18 percent with sick leave. A little more than half of workers allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Most survey participants have health insurance, and benefits for a little over a half of workers also include dental insurance. Privileges also include flexible hours, a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, and optional telecommute / work from home.

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Key Stats for U.S. Department Of Agriculture

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
Salary
$37,342 - $101,073
Salary
$46,830 - $112,543

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
33%
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