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Employer Type: Government - State & Local
Salary by Degree
Degree/Major Subject
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Bachelor's Degree
7885 salaries
$32,322 - $89,486  
   
Associate's Degree
1849 salaries
$28,630 - $75,900  
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
798 salaries
$41,601 - $118,379  
Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM)
370 salaries
$43,923 - $123,533  
Doctorate (PhD)
346 salaries
$46,880 - $119,799  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Civil Engineering (CE)
324 salaries
$46,453 - $103,277  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration
255 salaries
$39,778 - $113,769  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Science (CS)
222 salaries
$44,150 - $102,683  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Administration
219 salaries
$31,911 - $89,432  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Criminal Justice
214 salaries
$28,604 - $77,591  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Accounting
198 salaries
$33,368 - $96,073  
Master of Social Work (MSW), Social Work (SW)
180 salaries
$32,876 - $69,551  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology
176 salaries
$28,156 - $80,282  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law)
175 salaries
$41,941 - $116,850  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Management
159 salaries
$35,007 - $90,799  
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
131 salaries
$37,245 - $99,793  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
131 salaries
$34,059 - $96,601  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Political Science (PolySci)
130 salaries
$29,702 - $94,407  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Psychology
129 salaries
$24,540 - $65,681  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Biology
121 salaries
$30,582 - $79,367  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Accounting
119 salaries
$35,511 - $84,838  
Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE), Civil Engineering (CE)
118 salaries
$48,134 - $106,745  
Associate's Degree, Business Administration
115 salaries
$28,545 - $78,852  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Communication
114 salaries
$32,293 - $77,587  
Bachelor's Degree, Business Administration
112 salaries
$34,905 - $96,465  
Doctor of Medicine (MD)
111 salaries
$70,206 - $222,350  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Criminal Justice
109 salaries
$27,014 - $94,948  
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
99 salaries
$43,219 - $81,747  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Sociology
94 salaries
$27,972 - $75,932  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Business Administration
93 salaries
$34,556 - $98,876  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 15,171

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