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Average Salary for U.S. Department of Energy Employees

How This Employer Pays

U.S. Department of Energy typically pays:
above market

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Employer: U.S. Department of Energy
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Contract Specialist (3)
$48,410 - $114,959  
[-]Contract Specialist (3)
Salary$49,627 - $105,496  
Total Pay$48,410 - $114,959  
[+]Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist (2)
$51,035 - $103,840  
[+]Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist (2)
Salary$51,666 - $93,201  
Total Pay$51,035 - $103,840  
[+]Program Analyst (2)
$61,350 - $135,770  
[+]Program Analyst (2)
Salary$66,607 - $131,512  
Total Pay$61,350 - $135,770  
[+]Nuclear Engineer (2)
$76,770 - $196,915  
[+]Nuclear Engineer (2)
Salary$76,834 - $161,436  
Total Pay$76,770 - $196,915  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 49
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About This Company

U. S. Department of Energy

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Key Stats for U.S. Department of Energy


24 %
76 %
$42,910 - $86,476
$60,407 - $127,981
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

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