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

Earnings for VPs of Government Affairs in Washington, District of Columbia come in at around $167K annually on average. Nearly all enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. Most Washington VPs of Government Affairs like their work and job satisfaction is high. Most VPs of Government Affairs in Washington survey respondents are women (73 percent). Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$107,064 - $266,777
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MEDIAN: $167,027
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$116,544 - $330,734  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 58

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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...
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Key Stats for Vice President (VP), Government Affairs

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
52%
20 years or more
38%
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Experience Affects Vice President (VP), Government Affairs Salaries

Late-Career
▲3%

National Average
$191,000

▼4%

Mid-Career
▼10%

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

National Average
$191,000


Policy Analysis
▼2%

Lobbying
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
52%
20 years or more
38%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 7%