Average Salary for Defense Intelligence Agency Employees

Compensation for Defense Intelligence Agency employees is around $58K annually on average. The most important factor affecting pay for Defense Intelligence Agency employees is how long you've been working, though your role at the company and your city play a role as well. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Defense Intelligence Agency Median Salary by Job


Intelligence Analyst
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Information Technology Specialist
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  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
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About This Company

Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $52K per year on average. The largest fraction of Defense Intelligence Agency people (33 percent) have been working for five to nine years and earn around $54K annually on average.


Information Technology Specialists earn the highest median pay at $55K per year, followed by Intelligence Analysts (about $52K) annually.


Across its U.S. offices, the state of Virginia pays Defense Intelligence Agency the most — $69K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

CompTIA Security+ Experts receive bigger paychecks (approximately $54K annually) than those without credentials. Earning a Security Clearance Certification certification garners significant financial rewards of $51K per year on average. Defense Intelligence Agency provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) — these employees rake in around $73K annually.


Employees who count Strategic Planning among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is approximately $106K per year. Microsoft Office is regularly seen around here; approximately one-half of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Research Analysis, Data Analysis, and Open Source were also reported by many survey participants.


Men make up the majority of employees who took the survey in a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

The larger part of respondents plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Health insurance is part of the package for almost all employees, and for a fair number of employees, dental coverage is too. Employees can also look forward to life insurance.

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Key Stats for Defense Intelligence Agency


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$45,885 - $86,957

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Popular Locations for Defense Intelligence Agency

  1. Washington, District of Columbia
  2. Tampa, Florida

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