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

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[-]Accountant (2)
$37,299 - $81,395  
   
[-]Accountant (2)
Salary$37,051 - $83,490  
   
Total Pay$37,299 - $81,395  
[+]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 (4)
$57,078 - $170,403  
   
[+]Aerospace Engineer (4)
Salary$60,851 - $162,109  
   
Total Pay$57,078 - $170,403  
[+]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  
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[+]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  
[+]Auditor (4)
$38,275 - $111,994  
   
[+]Auditor (4)
Salary$35,529 - $117,398  
   
Total Pay$38,275 - $111,994  
[+]Avionics Mechanic (2)
$29,646 - $69,592  
   
[+]Avionics Mechanic (2)
Total Pay$29,646 - $69,592  
   
[+]Avionics Technician (2)
$29,830 - $69,269  
   
[+]Avionics Technician (2)
Total Pay$29,830 - $69,269  
   
[+]Biomedical Equipment Technician (BMET) (2)
$27,501 - $70,553  
   
[+]Biomedical Equipment Technician (BMET) (2)
Total Pay$27,501 - $70,553  
   
[+]Budget Analyst (4)
$46,103 - $111,508  
   
[+]Budget Analyst (4)
Salary$47,286 - $109,475  
   
Bonus$20.08 - $1,282  
Total Pay$46,103 - $111,508  
[+]Clinical Psychologist (3)
$61,317 - $140,941  
   
[+]Clinical Psychologist (3)
Salary$61,771 - $133,898  
   
Total Pay$61,317 - $140,941  
[+]Computer Scientist (4)
$51,727 - $124,249  
   
[+]Computer Scientist (4)
Salary$52,583 - $123,868  
   
Bonus$298.67 - $4,624  
Total Pay$51,727 - $124,249  
[+]Contract Specialist (14)
$45,500 - $107,609  
   
[+]Contract Specialist (14)
Salary$45,500 - $106,109  
   
Bonus$10.72 - $3,474  
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  
[+]Database Manager (2)
$43,146 - $99,877  
   
[+]Database Manager (2)
Salary$43,800 - $94,894  
   
Total Pay$43,146 - $99,877  
[+]Diesel Mechanic (2)
$28,788 - $78,948  
   
[+]Diesel Mechanic (2)
Total Pay$28,788 - $78,948  
   
[+]Electrical Engineer (7)
$51,628 - $120,273  
   
[+]Electrical Engineer (7)
Salary$50,998 - $119,483  
   
Bonus$686 - $9,652  
Total Pay$51,628 - $120,273  
[+]Electronics Engineer (2)
$48,961 - $82,474  
   
[+]Electronics Engineer (2)
Salary$47,919 - $81,488  
   
Total Pay$48,961 - $82,474  
[+]Electronics Technician (2)
$29,925 - $71,154  
   
[+]Electronics Technician (2)
Salary$33,080 - $77,916  
   
Total Pay$29,925 - $71,154  
[+]Executive Assistant (3)
$40,338 - $91,206  
   
[+]Executive Assistant (3)
Salary$38,534 - $69,583  
   
Total Pay$40,338 - $91,206  
[+]Family Physician / Doctor (3)
$128,484 - $278,790  
   
[+]Family Physician / Doctor (3)
Salary$122,492 - $262,809  
   
Total Pay$128,484 - $278,790  
[+]Government Program Manager (2)
$69,612 - $175,041  
   
[+]Government Program Manager (2)
Salary$72,871 - $166,008  
   
Bonus$571 - $12,842  
Total Pay$69,612 - $175,041  
[+]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  
[+]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 Assurance Officer (3)
$53,850 - $96,789  
   
[+]Information Assurance Officer (3)
Salary$53,672 - $96,066  
   
Total Pay$53,850 - $96,789  
[+]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 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 (3)
$41,254 - $87,633  
   
[+]Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist (3)
Salary$41,575 - $100,630  
   
Total Pay$41,254 - $87,633  
[+]Information Technology Specialist (5)
$32,097 - $116,966  
   
[+]Information Technology Specialist (5)
Salary$31,386 - $104,813  
   
Total Pay$32,097 - $116,966  
[+]Intelligence Analyst (11)
$34,059 - $139,664  
   
[+]Intelligence Analyst (11)
Salary$34,059 - $139,664  
   
Bonus$1,436 - $472,130  
Total Pay$34,059 - $139,664  
[+]Intelligence Officer (2)
$46,261 - $100,662  
   
[+]Intelligence Officer (2)
Salary$48,322 - $108,600  
   
Total Pay$46,261 - $100,662  
[+]Lead Systems Engineer (3)
$73,852 - $179,992  
   
[+]Lead Systems Engineer (3)
Salary$75,038 - $173,107  
   
Bonus$432.86 - $10,169  
Total Pay$73,852 - $179,992  
[+]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  
[+]Network Manager (2)
$25,344 - $51,319  
   
[+]Network Manager (2)
Salary$27,634 - $57,114  
   
Total Pay$25,344 - $51,319  
[+]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  
   
[+]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 (4)
$53,932 - $112,694  
   
[+]Program Analyst (4)
Salary$56,176 - $108,440  
   
Bonus$380.66 - $3,342  
Total Pay$53,932 - $112,694  
[+]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, Engineering (2)
$80,625 - $167,517  
   
[+]Project Manager, Engineering (2)
Salary$80,071 - $167,840  
   
Total Pay$80,625 - $167,517  
[+]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 (2)
$34,348 - $69,482  
   
[+]Public Affairs Specialist (2)
Salary$35,184 - $67,286  
   
Total Pay$34,348 - $69,482  
[+]Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist (2)
$47,896 - $89,546  
   
[+]Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist (2)
Salary$48,891 - $84,823  
   
Total Pay$47,896 - $89,546  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (4)
$49,878 - $100,651  
   
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (4)
Salary$45,622 - $91,336  
   
Total Pay$49,878 - $100,651  
[+]Research Analyst, Operations (3)
$50,170 - $155,325  
   
[+]Research Analyst, Operations (3)
Salary$51,121 - $141,904  
   
Total Pay$50,170 - $155,325  
[+]Senior Database Administrator (DBA) (2)
$81,703 - $147,455  
   
[+]Senior Database Administrator (DBA) (2)
Total Pay$81,703 - $147,455  
   
[+]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 (3)
$50,039 - $144,532  
   
[+]Senior Intelligence Analyst (3)
Salary$49,423 - $136,671  
   
Total Pay$50,039 - $144,532  
[+]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  
[+]Social Worker (2)
$42,441 - $98,823  
   
[+]Social Worker (2)
Salary$44,376 - $93,374  
   
Total Pay$42,441 - $98,823  
[+]Software Developer (2)
$41,277 - $92,333  
   
[+]Software Developer (2)
Salary$44,395 - $89,722  
   
Total Pay$41,277 - $92,333  
[+]Software Engineer (6)
$52,294 - $131,280  
   
[+]Software Engineer (6)
Salary$55,120 - $126,622  
   
Total Pay$52,294 - $131,280  
[+]Soldier (2)
$26,780 - $91,829  
   
[+]Soldier (2)
Salary$23,568 - $74,497  
   
Total Pay$26,780 - $91,829  
[+]Staff Accountant (3)
$45,565 - $86,772  
   
[+]Staff Accountant (3)
Salary$48,989 - $84,104  
   
Total Pay$45,565 - $86,772  
[+]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  
   
[+]System Administrator, Computer / Network (2)
$58,159 - $122,738  
   
[+]System Administrator, Computer / Network (2)
Total Pay$58,159 - $122,738  
   
[+]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  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Apr 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 458
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