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Average Salary for U.S. Department of Energy Employees

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U.S. Department of Energy typically pays:
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Employer: U.S. Department of Energy
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[-]Contract Specialist (3)
$45,389 - $115,617  
[-]Contract Specialist (3)
Salary$51,043 - $102,964  
Total Pay$45,389 - $115,617  
[+]Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist (2)
$47,030 - $101,590  
[+]Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist (2)
Salary$52,261 - $93,355  
Total Pay$47,030 - $101,590  
[+]Program Analyst (2)
$62,497 - $135,730  
[+]Program Analyst (2)
Salary$60,895 - $130,010  
Total Pay$62,497 - $135,730  
[+]Senior Systems Engineer (2)
$107,455 - $190,429  
[+]Senior Systems Engineer (2)
Salary$104,276 - $182,011  
Bonus$906 - $20,585  
Total Pay$107,455 - $190,429  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 10 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 53
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24 %

female alumni


76 %

male alumni
$42,910 - $86,476
$60,407 - $127,981

Years of Experience

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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