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

VPs of Government Affairs in Washington pull down an average of $162K annually. Women make up a slight majority of VPs of Government Affairs in Washington, District of Columbia (55 percent) survey respondents. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$92,305 - $257,523
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MEDIAN: $161,583
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$0$342K
Salary $92,305 - $257,523
Bonus $2,007 - $99,833
Profit Sharing $16,250
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$93,081 - $342,055
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 60

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

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
53%
20 years or more
32%
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Experience Affects Vice President (VP), Government Affairs Salaries

Late-Career
▲5%

National Average
$187,000

▼2%

Mid-Career
▼8%

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


Policy Analysis
▲1%

National Average
$187,000

Lobbying
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
53%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 7%
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