Earnings for Managers of Government Affairs with Legislative Policy skills come in at around $72K annually on average. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by experience level. Women Managers of Government Affairs with Legislative Policy skills who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Nearly all enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Job satisfaction for Managers of Government Affairs with Legislative Policy skills is high. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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MEDIAN: $71,898
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$585 - $12,000  
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$1,500  
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$47,956 - $114,746  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 127

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Pay by Experience Level for Manager, Government Affairs

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Managers of Government Affairs with Legislative Policy skills who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $62K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $78K on average. After 10 to 20 years, professionals can make it pretty big; the median salary sits in the six-figure neighborhood of $101K. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income of $104K, which is barely higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $73,942

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Managers of Government Affairs with Legislative Policy skills, busy Sacramento offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 56 percent above the national average. Trailing the national average by 8 percent, Washington is the market with the smallest paychecks.

Key Stats for Manager, Government Affairs

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Manager, Government Affairs Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
up arrow 36%

Mid-Career
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National Average
$74,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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