Vice President (VP), Government Affairs in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

Median pay for VPs of Government Affairs in Washington, District of Columbia is around $166K per year. For the most part, Washington VPs of Government Affairs enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$108,313 - $272,018
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MEDIAN: $165,745
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$1,357 - $62,856  
Profit Sharing
$10,241  
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$117,864 - $321,703  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 62

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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:
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District of Columbia:
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Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
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Key Stats for Vice President (VP), Government Affairs

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
050
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
37%
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Experience Affects Vice President (VP), Government Affairs Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$190,000


Mid-Career
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Skills That Affect Vice President (VP), Government Affairs Salaries

National Average
$190,000

Policy Analysis
up arrow 1%

Legislative Policy
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Lobbying
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
37%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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