Average Salary by Job for U.S. Department of Defense Employees

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[-]Administrative Assistant (2)
$31,804 - $63,967  
   
[-]Administrative Assistant (2)
Salary$31,521 - $61,804  
   
Bonus$235.69 - $3,687  
Total Pay$31,804 - $63,967  
[+]Aerospace Engineer (5)
$54,527 - $164,193  
   
[+]Aerospace Engineer (5)
Salary$57,837 - $157,610  
   
Total Pay$54,527 - $164,193  
[+]Aircraft Electrician (3)
$29,685 - $77,238  
   
[+]Aircraft Electrician (3)
Total Pay$29,685 - $77,238  
   
[+]Army Officer (2)
$75,912 - $147,077  
   
[+]Army Officer (2)
Salary$73,437 - $139,893  
   
Total Pay$75,912 - $147,077  
[+]Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education (2)
$48,432 - $97,478  
   
[+]Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education (2)
Salary$48,372 - $96,638  
   
Total Pay$48,432 - $97,478  
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[+]Auditor (4)
$38,275 - $111,994  
   
[+]Auditor (4)
Salary$35,529 - $117,398  
   
Total Pay$38,275 - $111,994  
[+]Biomedical Equipment Technician (BMET) (2)
$27,501 - $70,553  
   
[+]Biomedical Equipment Technician (BMET) (2)
Total Pay$27,501 - $70,553  
   
[+]Budget Analyst (3)
$43,758 - $107,324  
   
[+]Budget Analyst (3)
Salary$45,255 - $106,245  
   
Total Pay$43,758 - $107,324  
[+]Chief Information Officer (CIO) (3)
$90,181 - $224,663  
   
[+]Chief Information Officer (CIO) (3)
Salary$86,744 - $203,315  
   
Bonus$6,517 - $37,393  
Total Pay$90,181 - $224,663  
[+]Chief of Staff (2)
$98,627 - $218,425  
   
[+]Chief of Staff (2)
Salary$97,927 - $211,224  
   
Total Pay$98,627 - $218,425  
[+]Clinical Psychologist (4)
$63,109 - $142,926  
   
[+]Clinical Psychologist (4)
Salary$63,477 - $135,891  
   
Total Pay$63,109 - $142,926  
[+]Computer Scientist (4)
$40,061 - $132,143  
   
[+]Computer Scientist (4)
Salary$42,447 - $130,901  
   
Total Pay$40,061 - $132,143  
[+]Contract Specialist (14)
$45,500 - $107,609  
   
[+]Contract Specialist (14)
Salary$45,500 - $106,109  
   
Bonus$11.79 - $3,525  
Total Pay$45,500 - $107,609  
[+]Contracting Officer (5)
$50,635 - $125,023  
   
[+]Contracting Officer (5)
Salary$54,877 - $127,177  
   
Bonus$714 - $5,045  
Total Pay$50,635 - $125,023  
[+]Cost Estimator (2)
$55,200 - $127,986  
   
[+]Cost Estimator (2)
Salary$54,782 - $109,372  
   
Total Pay$55,200 - $127,986  
[+]Diesel Mechanic (2)
$28,788 - $78,948  
   
[+]Diesel Mechanic (2)
Total Pay$28,788 - $78,948  
   
[+]Electrical Engineer (9)
$53,484 - $122,463  
   
[+]Electrical Engineer (9)
Salary$53,143 - $122,041  
   
Bonus$686 - $9,652  
Total Pay$53,484 - $122,463  
[+]Electrician (2)
$33,970 - $79,874  
   
[+]Electrician (2)
Total Pay$33,970 - $79,874  
   
[+]Electronics Engineer (4)
$49,118 - $89,623  
   
[+]Electronics Engineer (4)
Salary$47,560 - $88,650  
   
Total Pay$49,118 - $89,623  
[+]Executive Assistant (3)
$40,338 - $91,206  
   
[+]Executive Assistant (3)
Salary$38,534 - $69,583  
   
Total Pay$40,338 - $91,206  
[+]Family Nurse Practitioner (NP) (2)
$68,152 - $108,114  
   
[+]Family Nurse Practitioner (NP) (2)
Salary$67,450 - $103,409  
   
Total Pay$68,152 - $108,114  
[+]Family Physician / Doctor (3)
$128,484 - $278,790  
   
[+]Family Physician / Doctor (3)
Salary$122,492 - $262,809  
   
Total Pay$128,484 - $278,790  
[+]Help Desk Technician (2)
$34,604 - $66,451  
   
[+]Help Desk Technician (2)
Salary$35,858 - $64,204  
   
Total Pay$34,604 - $66,451  
[+]Human Resources (HR) Assistant (3)
$26,892 - $50,044  
   
[+]Human Resources (HR) Assistant (3)
Salary$27,295 - $52,218  
   
Total Pay$26,892 - $50,044  
[+]Human Resources (HR) Coordinator (2)
$30,130 - $65,674  
   
[+]Human Resources (HR) Coordinator (2)
Total Pay$30,130 - $65,674  
   
[+]Human Resources (HR) Specialist (6)
$34,692 - $85,939  
   
[+]Human Resources (HR) Specialist (6)
Salary$38,711 - $81,003  
   
Total Pay$34,692 - $85,939  
[+]HVAC Mechanical Engineer (2)
$78,319 - $145,008  
   
[+]HVAC Mechanical Engineer (2)
Salary$75,161 - $134,947  
   
Total Pay$78,319 - $145,008  
[+]Industrial Engineer (2)
$57,016 - $101,650  
   
[+]Industrial Engineer (2)
Salary$57,690 - $97,806  
   
Total Pay$57,016 - $101,650  
[+]Information Assurance Manager (2)
$62,573 - $135,981  
   
[+]Information Assurance Manager (2)
Salary$63,833 - $132,503  
   
Total Pay$62,573 - $135,981  
[+]Information Security Analyst (3)
$45,199 - $101,091  
   
[+]Information Security Analyst (3)
Salary$46,262 - $99,675  
   
Total Pay$45,199 - $101,091  
[+]Information Security Manager (3)
$67,025 - $138,923  
   
[+]Information Security Manager (3)
Salary$71,721 - $136,985  
   
Bonus$1,114 - $108,118  
Total Pay$67,025 - $138,923  
[+]Information Security Officer (2)
$50,173 - $93,511  
   
[+]Information Security Officer (2)
Salary$47,360 - $97,863  
   
Total Pay$50,173 - $93,511  
[+]Information Security Specialist (2)
$48,240 - $118,984  
   
[+]Information Security Specialist (2)
Salary$45,803 - $121,420  
   
Total Pay$48,240 - $118,984  
[+]Information Technology (IT) Supervisor (2)
$75,040 - $133,397  
   
[+]Information Technology (IT) Supervisor (2)
Salary$75,234 - $130,144  
   
Total Pay$75,040 - $133,397  
[+]Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist (4)
$37,097 - $82,643  
   
[+]Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist (4)
Salary$37,073 - $88,156  
   
Total Pay$37,097 - $82,643  
[+]Information Technology Specialist (4)
$31,777 - $120,098  
   
[+]Information Technology Specialist (4)
Salary$35,409 - $100,152  
   
Total Pay$31,777 - $120,098  
[+]Intelligence Analyst (9)
$38,703 - $124,675  
   
[+]Intelligence Analyst (9)
Salary$35,574 - $121,951  
   
Bonus$1,436 - $472,130  
Total Pay$38,703 - $124,675  
[+]Intelligence Officer (2)
$46,261 - $100,662  
   
[+]Intelligence Officer (2)
Salary$48,322 - $108,600  
   
Total Pay$46,261 - $100,662  
[+]Lead Systems Engineer (2)
$78,395 - $175,535  
   
[+]Lead Systems Engineer (2)
Salary$75,000 - $170,410  
   
Total Pay$78,395 - $175,535  
[+]Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (4)
$29,159 - $53,316  
   
[+]Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (4)
Total Pay$29,159 - $53,316  
   
[+]Logistics Management Specialist (3)
$46,096 - $100,619  
   
[+]Logistics Management Specialist (3)
Salary$47,360 - $95,170  
   
Total Pay$46,096 - $100,619  
[+]Logistics Manager (3)
$60,799 - $140,887  
   
[+]Logistics Manager (3)
Salary$63,167 - $133,419  
   
Total Pay$60,799 - $140,887  
[+]Mechanical Engineer (10)
$40,268 - $120,638  
   
[+]Mechanical Engineer (10)
Salary$40,268 - $118,611  
   
Bonus$410.41 - $7,446  
Total Pay$40,268 - $120,638  
[+]Medical Support Assistant (2)
$29,312 - $42,540  
   
[+]Medical Support Assistant (2)
Salary$30,351 - $40,989  
   
Total Pay$29,312 - $42,540  
[+]Network Analyst (2)
$58,599 - $118,625  
   
[+]Network Analyst (2)
Salary$57,113 - $118,569  
   
Total Pay$58,599 - $118,625  
[+]Network Engineer (3)
$48,449 - $120,411  
   
[+]Network Engineer (3)
Salary$51,563 - $113,935  
   
Bonus$405.58 - $8,165  
Total Pay$48,449 - $120,411  
[+]Nurse Case Manager (2)
$43,745 - $92,615  
   
[+]Nurse Case Manager (2)
Total Pay$43,745 - $92,615  
   
[+]Pharmacy Technician (2)
$23,920 - $47,801  
   
[+]Pharmacy Technician (2)
Total Pay$23,920 - $47,801  
   
[+]Physicist (2)
$41,127 - $125,629  
   
[+]Physicist (2)
Salary$37,044 - $121,894  
   
Total Pay$41,127 - $125,629  
[+]Police Officer (2)
$36,018 - $83,164  
   
[+]Police Officer (2)
Salary$32,977 - $73,516  
   
Total Pay$36,018 - $83,164  
[+]Policy Advisor (2)
$66,289 - $175,417  
   
[+]Policy Advisor (2)
Salary$62,638 - $169,732  
   
Total Pay$66,289 - $175,417  
[+]Policy Analyst (2)
$65,073 - $140,917  
   
[+]Policy Analyst (2)
Total Pay$65,073 - $140,917  
   
[+]Procurement Analyst (2)
$45,142 - $90,656  
   
[+]Procurement Analyst (2)
Salary$47,810 - $86,948  
   
Total Pay$45,142 - $90,656  
[+]Program Analyst (3)
$52,862 - $113,045  
   
[+]Program Analyst (3)
Salary$55,206 - $108,614  
   
Total Pay$52,862 - $113,045  
[+]Program Coordinator, Non-Profit Organization (2)
$38,028 - $72,559  
   
[+]Program Coordinator, Non-Profit Organization (2)
Salary$40,303 - $70,792  
   
Total Pay$38,028 - $72,559  
[+]Program Manager, Engineering (2)
$113,568 - $188,433  
   
[+]Program Manager, Engineering (2)
Salary$106,229 - $187,890  
   
Total Pay$113,568 - $188,433  
[+]Program Manager, IT (2)
$63,888 - $137,884  
   
[+]Program Manager, IT (2)
Salary$63,122 - $128,350  
   
Total Pay$63,888 - $137,884  
[+]Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) (5)
$51,412 - $157,763  
   
[+]Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) (5)
Salary$55,868 - $147,240  
   
Total Pay$51,412 - $157,763  
[+]Psychologist (4)
$44,893 - $160,390  
   
[+]Psychologist (4)
Salary$42,403 - $133,476  
   
Bonus$248.14 - $13,862  
Total Pay$44,893 - $160,390  
[+]Public Affairs Specialist (3)
$34,302 - $80,357  
   
[+]Public Affairs Specialist (3)
Salary$36,532 - $77,543  
   
Total Pay$34,302 - $80,357  
[+]Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist (3)
$47,487 - $99,928  
   
[+]Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist (3)
Salary$48,818 - $97,020  
   
Total Pay$47,487 - $99,928  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (4)
$49,878 - $100,651  
   
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (4)
Salary$45,622 - $91,336  
   
Total Pay$49,878 - $100,651  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency Room (2)
$51,376 - $95,749  
   
[+]Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency Room (2)
Total Pay$51,376 - $95,749  
   
[+]Research Analyst, Operations (2)
$49,019 - $137,529  
   
[+]Research Analyst, Operations (2)
Salary$56,008 - $124,665  
   
Total Pay$49,019 - $137,529  
[+]Section Chief, Civil Service (2)
$59,300 - $185,150  
   
[+]Section Chief, Civil Service (2)
Salary$57,241 - $179,572  
   
Total Pay$59,300 - $185,150  
[+]Senior Auditor (2)
$51,189 - $108,691  
   
[+]Senior Auditor (2)
Salary$58,948 - $105,588  
   
Total Pay$51,189 - $108,691  
[+]Senior Electrical Engineer (2)
$72,660 - $134,831  
   
[+]Senior Electrical Engineer (2)
Salary$73,489 - $130,553  
   
Total Pay$72,660 - $134,831  
[+]Senior Intelligence Analyst (2)
$56,343 - $161,172  
   
[+]Senior Intelligence Analyst (2)
Salary$56,258 - $148,447  
   
Total Pay$56,343 - $161,172  
[+]Senior Systems Administrator (2)
$62,076 - $110,948  
   
[+]Senior Systems Administrator (2)
Salary$62,996 - $113,015  
   
Total Pay$62,076 - $110,948  
[+]Senior Systems Analyst (2)
$58,397 - $111,776  
   
[+]Senior Systems Analyst (2)
Salary$57,971 - $108,782  
   
Total Pay$58,397 - $111,776  
[+]Senior Systems Engineer (2)
$106,972 - $179,749  
   
[+]Senior Systems Engineer (2)
Salary$105,884 - $171,483  
   
Total Pay$106,972 - $179,749  
[+]Social Worker (2)
$42,441 - $98,823  
   
[+]Social Worker (2)
Salary$44,376 - $93,374  
   
Total Pay$42,441 - $98,823  
[+]Software Engineer (6)
$51,402 - $128,000  
   
[+]Software Engineer (6)
Salary$54,709 - $122,564  
   
Total Pay$51,402 - $128,000  
[+]Soldier (2)
$26,780 - $91,829  
   
[+]Soldier (2)
Salary$23,568 - $74,497  
   
Total Pay$26,780 - $91,829  
[+]Staff Accountant (2)
$44,434 - $88,995  
   
[+]Staff Accountant (2)
Salary$48,330 - $84,349  
   
Total Pay$44,434 - $88,995  
[+]Supply Chain Analyst (2)
$32,643 - $98,155  
   
[+]Supply Chain Analyst (2)
Total Pay$32,643 - $98,155  
   
[+]Supply Chain Specialist (2)
$28,185 - $75,669  
   
[+]Supply Chain Specialist (2)
Total Pay$28,185 - $75,669  
   
[+]Systems Administrator (2)
$47,115 - $108,022  
   
[+]Systems Administrator (2)
Total Pay$47,115 - $108,022  
   
[+]Technical Director (3)
$43,000 - $208,078  
   
[+]Technical Director (3)
Salary$44,362 - $194,584  
   
Total Pay$43,000 - $208,078  
[+]Training Officer (2)
$44,340 - $89,661  
   
[+]Training Officer (2)
Salary$44,838 - $87,481  
   
Total Pay$44,340 - $89,661  
[+]Web Developer (3)
$43,908 - $102,411  
   
[+]Web Developer (3)
Salary$45,361 - $98,712  
   
Total Pay$43,908 - $102,411  
Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jul 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 452 | About This Data
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