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Employer Type: Government - State & Local
Salary by Degree
Degree/Major Subject
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bachelor's Degree
9091 salaries
$32,178 - $89,943  
   
Associate's Degree
2207 salaries
$28,221 - $74,798  
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
905 salaries
$41,236 - $116,866  
Doctorate (PhD)
452 salaries
$48,093 - $124,387  
Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM)
422 salaries
$43,734 - $122,016  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Civil Engineering (CE)
367 salaries
$46,516 - $103,867  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration
283 salaries
$37,964 - $111,690  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Science (CS)
260 salaries
$44,115 - $102,682  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Criminal Justice
252 salaries
$28,668 - $77,765  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Administration
250 salaries
$31,697 - $91,136  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Accounting
228 salaries
$33,271 - $94,147  
Master of Social Work (MSW), Social Work (SW)
200 salaries
$33,874 - $69,039  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law)
198 salaries
$41,879 - $115,269  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology
193 salaries
$28,642 - $79,542  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Management
179 salaries
$34,827 - $91,439  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
145 salaries
$33,744 - $96,439  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Psychology
143 salaries
$25,060 - $71,184  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Political Science (PolySci)
141 salaries
$29,972 - $94,134  
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
141 salaries
$37,245 - $101,862  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Accounting
141 salaries
$34,743 - $84,869  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Biology
137 salaries
$30,246 - $78,544  
Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE), Civil Engineering (CE)
136 salaries
$48,033 - $107,751  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Communication
136 salaries
$32,423 - $79,410  
Associate's Degree, Business Administration
128 salaries
$28,688 - $79,508  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Criminal Justice
127 salaries
$28,539 - $92,531  
Bachelor's Degree, Business Administration
112 salaries
$34,704 - $96,465  
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
111 salaries
$43,683 - $82,896  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Business Administration
111 salaries
$33,576 - $99,629  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Information Systems (CIS)
100 salaries
$39,582 - $93,317  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Sociology
100 salaries
$28,132 - $76,063  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 26 Jul 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 17,558

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