Average Salary by Degree/Major Subject for Employer Type: Government - State & Local

Employer Type: Government - State & Local
Salary by Degree
Degree/Major Subject
National Salary Data 
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc)
5046 salaries
$34,190 - $94,250  
   
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
3052 salaries
$32,610 - $90,940  
Master of Science (MS)
1324 salaries
$37,238 - $101,756  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
977 salaries
$33,067 - $91,026  
Bachelor's Degree
951 salaries
$32,620 - $89,604  
Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
740 salaries
$30,509 - $75,677  
Master of Arts (MA)
675 salaries
$36,530 - $92,033  
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
372 salaries
$40,782 - $118,368  
Master of Education (MEd)
366 salaries
$35,361 - $88,047  
Associate of Science (AS)
323 salaries
$29,180 - $81,951  
Associate of Arts (AA)
273 salaries
$27,895 - $76,887  
Master of Social Work (MSW)
265 salaries
$35,458 - $81,484  
Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE)
257 salaries
$48,043 - $108,801  
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
239 salaries
$45,384 - $129,583  
Associate's Degree
223 salaries
$28,267 - $80,342  
Associate of Business Administration (ABA)
181 salaries
$26,734 - $77,010  
Master of Public Health (MPH)
169 salaries
$37,951 - $83,650  
Certificate (Cert)
166 salaries
$28,665 - $83,099  
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
151 salaries
$44,066 - $90,653  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration
148 salaries
$37,115 - $105,233  
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
120 salaries
$40,993 - $116,651  
Bachelor of Social Work (BSW / BSocW)
117 salaries
$28,879 - $63,243  
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
95 salaries
$60,226 - $107,220  
Bachelor of Liberal Arts (BLA)
94 salaries
$30,519 - $105,062  
Bachelor of Education (BEd)
93 salaries
$29,571 - $71,402  
Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
92 salaries
$36,937 - $83,840  
Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
89 salaries
$32,208 - $76,585  
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
87 salaries
$45,927 - $125,109  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance
85 salaries
$42,817 - $124,854  
Doctorate (PhD)
82 salaries
$40,857 - $116,494  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jul 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 18,081
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