Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $97K annually on average. The largest fraction of U.S. Department Of Agriculture people (36 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and earn $50K per year on average.
Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of $95K annually) in District of Columbia.
The highest paychecks go to Program Analysts, who earn about $74K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
U.S. Department Of Agriculture workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning approximately $71K on average.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Data Analysis; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of around $80K annually. Microsoft Excel is a popular skill in the U.S. Department Of Agriculture workforce; just under a fourth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs.
Benefits and Perks
44 percent have paid vacation, and only about a third of workers can take paid time off for illness. 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. U.S. Department Of Agriculture provides health insurance to most survey participants, and a majority of survey participants do receive dental coverage. U.S. Department Of Agriculture folks also make good use of life insurance, defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, a defined benefit retirement plan, and supplemental paternity leave.