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Average Salary for United States Government Employees

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Updated: 30 Aug 2014
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United States Government
The Government of the United States of America is the federal government of the constitutional republic of fifty states that comprise the United States of America, as well as one capitol district, and several other territories. The federal government is composed of three distinct branches: legislative, ...
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How This Employer Pays
United States Government typically pays its employees
above market
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 26 United States Government votes.
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Employer: United States Government
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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Electrical Engineer (3)
$55,956 - $142,187  
[-]Electrical Engineer (3)
Salary$67,111 - $163,468  
Bonus$428.36 - $10,139  
Total Pay$55,956 - $142,187  
[+]Medical Assistant (2)
$26,067 - $47,613  
[+]Medical Assistant (2)
Bonus$37.56 - $964  
Total Pay$26,067 - $47,613  
[+]Human Resources (HR) Specialist (2)
$39,875 - $89,306  
[+]Human Resources (HR) Specialist (2)
Salary$36,447 - $86,627  
Total Pay$39,875 - $89,306  
[+]Electronics Technician (2)
$42,828 - $96,415  
[+]Electronics Technician (2)
Salary$41,605 - $92,075  
Total Pay$42,828 - $96,415  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 87

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Salary:$43,479 - $85,814 $65,630 - $127,445
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
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Top Degrees
Bachelor's Degree
27 salaries
$36,494 - $128,737
Associate's Degree
5 salaries
$40,000 - $86,000

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