Get a Salary Report for



- Compare Your Salary
- Evaluate a Job Offer


- Price a New Hire
- Give a Raise



- Benchmark Jobs
- Create a Comp Plan

Average Salary by Degree/Major Subject for Industry: Local Government

Updated: 20 Dec 2014
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -
Subscribe to Our Newsletter
Salary and career advice to put you a step ahead.
newsletter icon

ADVERTISEMENT
national salary data
Industry: Local Government
Salary by Degree
Degree/Major Subject
National Salary Data (?
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.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Bachelor's Degree
431 salaries
$35,949 - $92,506  
   
Associate's Degree
105 salaries
$30,664 - $85,807  
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
53 salaries
$44,494 - $144,688  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Civil Engineering (CE)
29 salaries
$51,415 - $107,756  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Science (CS)
23 salaries
$37,831 - $99,867  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration
19 salaries
$56,747 - $152,605  
Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM)
18 salaries
$44,619 - $176,174  
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
18 salaries
$43,558 - $90,841  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Information Technology (IT)
12 salaries
$39,155 - $129,190  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Accounting
12 salaries
$38,197 - $146,807  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Political Science (PolySci)
12 salaries
$32,618 - $137,020  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Business Administration
11 salaries
$30,410 - $173,593  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Criminal Justice
11 salaries
$25,342 - $111,455  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Administration
10 salaries
$42,282 - $95,356  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Management
10 salaries
$34,341 - $81,450  
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
9 salaries
$33,704 - $66,000  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Accounting
8 salaries
$36,625 - $90,894  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Geography
8 salaries
$43,011 - $88,265  
Associate's Degree, Business Administration
7 salaries
$43,000 - $71,000  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Information Systems (CIS)
7 salaries
$45,000 - $76,835  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), English Language
7 salaries
$43,626 - $82,000  
Master of Regional Planning (MRP), Urban & Regional Planning
7 salaries
$45,000 - $67,000  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Finance
6 salaries
$44,219 - $79,684  
Bachelor's Degree, Accounting
6 salaries
$35,375 - $89,283  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance
6 salaries
$69,454 - $119,854  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
6 salaries
$68,784 - $84,441  
Some college coursework with no degree
6 salaries
$42,333 - $84,848  
Bachelor's Degree, Business Administration
6 salaries
$39,305 - $52,515  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology
5 salaries
$41,900 - $68,000  
Master of Public Administration (MPA), Public Management
5 salaries
$44,500 - $86,358  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 803

Local Government Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

alumni reports Special Reports

ceo incomes
Fortune 100 CEO Income Compared to Average Worker at Company
Many CEOs earn millions a year, but how does their pay compare to the average worker at their company? We list the highest earners.
More Special Features
»
Which jobs, cities and industries are seeing wages rise or fall? Track the latest compensation trends with The PayScale Index Q1 2013 results.
» You think you have a bad boss? We reveal the Top 5 Jobs That Hate Their Boss.

salaries More Charts for Industry: Local Government

Next Steps
Start the survey
- OR -
Sign in with LinkedIn
PayScale Research
Center