Chief of Staff in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

The average salary for a Chief of Staff in Washington, District of Columbia is $108,738 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are People Management and Media / Public Relations. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$50,421 - $168,500
$50K
$110K
$170K
MEDIAN: $106,808
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Salary $50,421 - $168,500
Bonus $6,000
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$51,355 - $169,013
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 39

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

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Pay by Experience Level for Chief of Staff

Pay by Experience for a Chief of Staff has a positive trend. An entry-level Chief of Staff with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 10 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chief of Staff with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Chief of Staff which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $130,000 based on 17 salaries. A Chief of Staff with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $159,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Chief of Staff

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Chief of Staff Salaries

Late-Career
▲51%

▲24%

National Average
$105,000

Mid-Career
▼16%

▼28%

Skills That Affect Chief of Staff Salaries

People Management
▲14%

Media / Public Relations
▲12%

National Average
$105,000


Strategic Project Management
▼11%

Operations Management
▼22%

Executive Support
▼25%

Project Management
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 6%
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