Urban Planner in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

The average pay for an Urban Planner in Washington, District of Columbia is $57,081 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

$42,796 - $106,018
$43K
$58K
$110K
MEDIAN: $58,254
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Salary
$42,796 - $106,018  
   
Bonus
$3,000  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
Total Pay (?
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$44,552 - $105,227  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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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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Key Stats for Urban Planner

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Urban Planner Salaries

National Average
$59,000

Mid-Career
▼5%

Entry-Level
▼11%

Skills That Affect Urban Planner Salaries

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
▲7%

Adobe Photoshop
▲1%

National Average
$59,000

Adobe Illustrator
▼7%

Microsoft Office
▼12%

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 7%
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