Average Salary by Job for U.S. Department of Defense Employees

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[-]Administrative Assistant (3)
$34,497 - $76,139  
   
[-]Administrative Assistant (3)
Salary$34,481 - $72,635  
   
Bonus$235.69 - $3,687  
Total Pay$34,497 - $76,139  
[+]Administrative Support Assistant (ASA) (2)
$27,997 - $57,194  
   
[+]Administrative Support Assistant (ASA) (2)
Salary$27,121 - $61,267  
   
Total Pay$27,997 - $57,194  
[+]Aerospace Engineer (5)
$54,110 - $165,724  
   
[+]Aerospace Engineer (5)
Salary$57,496 - $160,063  
   
Total Pay$54,110 - $165,724  
[+]Aircraft Electrician (2)
$28,801 - $70,898  
   
[+]Aircraft Electrician (2)
Total Pay$28,801 - $70,898  
   
[+]Aircraft Mechanic / Service Technician (3)
$31,391 - $78,364  
   
[+]Aircraft Mechanic / Service Technician (3)
Total Pay$31,391 - $78,364  
   
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[+]Army Officer (2)
$75,912 - $147,077  
   
[+]Army Officer (2)
Salary$73,437 - $139,893  
   
Total Pay$75,912 - $147,077  
[+]Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education (2)
$48,432 - $97,478  
   
[+]Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education (2)
Salary$48,372 - $96,638  
   
Total Pay$48,432 - $97,478  
[+]Auditor (3)
$41,094 - $120,331  
   
[+]Auditor (3)
Salary$37,913 - $124,356  
   
Total Pay$41,094 - $120,331  
[+]Biomedical Equipment Technician (BMET) (2)
$27,501 - $70,553  
   
[+]Biomedical Equipment Technician (BMET) (2)
Total Pay$27,501 - $70,553  
   
[+]Budget Analyst (3)
$43,758 - $107,324  
   
[+]Budget Analyst (3)
Salary$45,255 - $106,245  
   
Total Pay$43,758 - $107,324  
[+]Chief Information Officer (CIO) (4)
$93,153 - $228,834  
   
[+]Chief Information Officer (CIO) (4)
Salary$91,374 - $207,064  
   
Bonus$6,517 - $37,393  
Total Pay$93,153 - $228,834  
[+]Chief of Staff (2)
$98,627 - $218,425  
   
[+]Chief of Staff (2)
Salary$97,927 - $211,224  
   
Total Pay$98,627 - $218,425  
[+]Clinical Psychologist (4)
$63,109 - $142,926  
   
[+]Clinical Psychologist (4)
Salary$63,477 - $135,891  
   
Total Pay$63,109 - $142,926  
[+]Computer Scientist (3)
$37,669 - $124,274  
   
[+]Computer Scientist (3)
Salary$39,888 - $122,856  
   
Total Pay$37,669 - $124,274  
[+]Contract Specialist (15)
$46,540 - $98,114  
   
[+]Contract Specialist (15)
Salary$46,540 - $98,114  
   
Bonus$11.79 - $3,525  
Total Pay$46,540 - $98,114  
[+]Contracting Officer (7)
$45,430 - $136,511  
   
[+]Contracting Officer (7)
Salary$50,308 - $139,054  
   
Bonus$714 - $5,045  
Total Pay$45,430 - $136,511  
[+]Cost Estimator (2)
$55,200 - $127,986  
   
[+]Cost Estimator (2)
Salary$54,782 - $109,372  
   
Total Pay$55,200 - $127,986  
[+]Diesel Mechanic (3)
$30,537 - $81,712  
   
[+]Diesel Mechanic (3)
Total Pay$30,537 - $81,712  
   
[+]Electrical Engineer (8)
$58,365 - $134,883  
   
[+]Electrical Engineer (8)
Salary$58,994 - $132,273  
   
Bonus$460.43 - $7,441  
Total Pay$58,365 - $134,883  
[+]Electrician (2)
$33,970 - $79,874  
   
[+]Electrician (2)
Total Pay$33,970 - $79,874  
   
[+]Electronics Engineer (4)
$49,118 - $89,623  
   
[+]Electronics Engineer (4)
Salary$47,560 - $88,650  
   
Total Pay$49,118 - $89,623  
[+]Executive Assistant (3)
$40,338 - $91,206  
   
[+]Executive Assistant (3)
Salary$38,534 - $69,583  
   
Total Pay$40,338 - $91,206  
[+]Family Physician / Doctor (3)
$128,484 - $278,790  
   
[+]Family Physician / Doctor (3)
Salary$122,492 - $262,809  
   
Total Pay$128,484 - $278,790  
[+]Government Program Manager (3)
$87,302 - $178,678  
   
[+]Government Program Manager (3)
Salary$88,724 - $173,268  
   
Total Pay$87,302 - $178,678  
[+]Heavy Equipment Mechanic (2)
$34,054 - $70,845  
   
[+]Heavy Equipment Mechanic (2)
Total Pay$34,054 - $70,845  
   
[+]Help Desk Technician (2)
$34,604 - $66,451  
   
[+]Help Desk Technician (2)
Salary$35,858 - $64,204  
   
Total Pay$34,604 - $66,451  
[+]Human Resources (HR) Assistant (3)
$26,892 - $50,044  
   
[+]Human Resources (HR) Assistant (3)
Salary$27,295 - $52,218  
   
Total Pay$26,892 - $50,044  
[+]Human Resources (HR) Specialist (6)
$34,692 - $85,939  
   
[+]Human Resources (HR) Specialist (6)
Salary$38,711 - $81,003  
   
Total Pay$34,692 - $85,939  
[+]Human Resources (HR) Supervisor (2)
$44,712 - $118,885  
   
[+]Human Resources (HR) Supervisor (2)
Salary$49,735 - $108,974  
   
Total Pay$44,712 - $118,885  
[+]HVAC Mechanical Engineer (2)
$78,319 - $145,008  
   
[+]HVAC Mechanical Engineer (2)
Salary$75,161 - $134,947  
   
Total Pay$78,319 - $145,008  
[+]Industrial Engineer (2)
$57,016 - $101,650  
   
[+]Industrial Engineer (2)
Salary$57,690 - $97,806  
   
Total Pay$57,016 - $101,650  
[+]Information Security Analyst (3)
$45,199 - $101,091  
   
[+]Information Security Analyst (3)
Salary$46,262 - $99,675  
   
Total Pay$45,199 - $101,091  
[+]Information Security Manager (3)
$67,025 - $138,923  
   
[+]Information Security Manager (3)
Salary$71,721 - $136,985  
   
Bonus$1,114 - $108,118  
Total Pay$67,025 - $138,923  
[+]Information Security Officer (2)
$50,173 - $93,511  
   
[+]Information Security Officer (2)
Salary$47,360 - $97,863  
   
Total Pay$50,173 - $93,511  
[+]Information Security Specialist (3)
$42,829 - $113,190  
   
[+]Information Security Specialist (3)
Salary$45,803 - $121,420  
   
Total Pay$42,829 - $113,190  
[+]Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist (6)
$39,566 - $86,382  
   
[+]Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist (6)
Salary$39,421 - $93,715  
   
Total Pay$39,566 - $86,382  
[+]Information Technology Specialist (4)
$52,172 - $132,864  
   
[+]Information Technology Specialist (4)
Salary$47,205 - $125,744  
   
Total Pay$52,172 - $132,864  
[+]Intelligence Analyst (10)
$47,633 - $140,650  
   
[+]Intelligence Analyst (10)
Salary$47,633 - $140,650  
   
Bonus$1,436 - $472,130  
Total Pay$47,633 - $140,650  
[+]Intelligence Officer (2)
$46,261 - $100,662  
   
[+]Intelligence Officer (2)
Salary$48,322 - $108,600  
   
Total Pay$46,261 - $100,662  
[+]Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (4)
$29,145 - $52,472  
   
[+]Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (4)
Total Pay$29,145 - $52,472  
   
[+]Logistics Management Specialist (5)
$48,009 - $104,789  
   
[+]Logistics Management Specialist (5)
Salary$49,646 - $98,826  
   
Bonus$364.81 - $4,225  
Total Pay$48,009 - $104,789  
[+]Logistics Manager (4)
$61,741 - $150,529  
   
[+]Logistics Manager (4)
Salary$64,886 - $141,774  
   
Total Pay$61,741 - $150,529  
[+]Mechanical Engineer (9)
$50,602 - $119,812  
   
[+]Mechanical Engineer (9)
Salary$50,578 - $117,354  
   
Bonus$410.41 - $7,446  
Total Pay$50,602 - $119,812  
[+]Medical Support Assistant (2)
$29,312 - $42,540  
   
[+]Medical Support Assistant (2)
Salary$30,351 - $40,989  
   
Total Pay$29,312 - $42,540  
[+]Network Analyst (3)
$43,325 - $95,569  
   
[+]Network Analyst (3)
Salary$47,542 - $91,607  
   
Total Pay$43,325 - $95,569  
[+]Network Engineer (3)
$48,449 - $120,411  
   
[+]Network Engineer (3)
Salary$51,563 - $113,935  
   
Bonus$405.58 - $8,165  
Total Pay$48,449 - $120,411  
[+]Personnel Security Specialist (2)
$38,612 - $84,260  
   
[+]Personnel Security Specialist (2)
Salary$40,421 - $81,602  
   
Total Pay$38,612 - $84,260  
[+]Pharmacy Technician (2)
$23,920 - $47,801  
   
[+]Pharmacy Technician (2)
Total Pay$23,920 - $47,801  
   
[+]Physicist (2)
$41,127 - $125,629  
   
[+]Physicist (2)
Salary$37,044 - $121,894  
   
Total Pay$41,127 - $125,629  
[+]Police Officer (2)
$36,018 - $83,164  
   
[+]Police Officer (2)
Salary$32,977 - $73,516  
   
Total Pay$36,018 - $83,164  
[+]Policy Analyst (2)
$65,073 - $140,917  
   
[+]Policy Analyst (2)
Total Pay$65,073 - $140,917  
   
[+]Procurement Analyst (2)
$45,142 - $90,656  
   
[+]Procurement Analyst (2)
Salary$47,810 - $86,948  
   
Total Pay$45,142 - $90,656  
[+]Program Analyst (3)
$48,199 - $138,391  
   
[+]Program Analyst (3)
Salary$57,137 - $129,296  
   
Total Pay$48,199 - $138,391  
[+]Program Coordinator, Non-Profit Organization (2)
$38,028 - $72,559  
   
[+]Program Coordinator, Non-Profit Organization (2)
Salary$40,303 - $70,792  
   
Total Pay$38,028 - $72,559  
[+]Program Manager, Aviation / Aerospace (2)
$53,682 - $169,937  
   
[+]Program Manager, Aviation / Aerospace (2)
Salary$63,782 - $166,444  
   
Total Pay$53,682 - $169,937  
[+]Program Manager, Engineering (2)
$113,568 - $188,433  
   
[+]Program Manager, Engineering (2)
Salary$106,229 - $187,890  
   
Total Pay$113,568 - $188,433  
[+]Program Manager, IT (2)
$63,888 - $137,884  
   
[+]Program Manager, IT (2)
Salary$63,122 - $128,350  
   
Total Pay$63,888 - $137,884  
[+]Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) (3)
$64,617 - $151,196  
   
[+]Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) (3)
Salary$67,634 - $141,110  
   
Total Pay$64,617 - $151,196  
[+]Psychologist (3)
$62,728 - $143,605  
   
[+]Psychologist (3)
Salary$64,633 - $125,890  
   
Total Pay$62,728 - $143,605  
[+]Public Affairs Specialist (3)
$34,302 - $80,357  
   
[+]Public Affairs Specialist (3)
Salary$36,532 - $77,543  
   
Total Pay$34,302 - $80,357  
[+]Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist (3)
$47,686 - $102,692  
   
[+]Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist (3)
Salary$50,193 - $98,857  
   
Total Pay$47,686 - $102,692  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (4)
$49,878 - $100,651  
   
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (4)
Salary$45,622 - $91,336  
   
Total Pay$49,878 - $100,651  
[+]Research Analyst, Operations (2)
$49,019 - $137,529  
   
[+]Research Analyst, Operations (2)
Salary$56,008 - $124,665  
   
Total Pay$49,019 - $137,529  
[+]Section Chief, Civil Service (2)
$59,300 - $185,150  
   
[+]Section Chief, Civil Service (2)
Salary$57,241 - $179,572  
   
Total Pay$59,300 - $185,150  
[+]Senior Electrical Engineer (2)
$72,660 - $134,831  
   
[+]Senior Electrical Engineer (2)
Salary$73,489 - $130,553  
   
Total Pay$72,660 - $134,831  
[+]Senior Systems Administrator (2)
$62,076 - $110,948  
   
[+]Senior Systems Administrator (2)
Salary$62,996 - $113,015  
   
Total Pay$62,076 - $110,948  
[+]Senior Systems Analyst (2)
$58,397 - $111,776  
   
[+]Senior Systems Analyst (2)
Salary$57,971 - $108,782  
   
Total Pay$58,397 - $111,776  
[+]Senior Systems Engineer (2)
$104,528 - $175,632  
   
[+]Senior Systems Engineer (2)
Salary$103,512 - $167,746  
   
Total Pay$104,528 - $175,632  
[+]Social Worker (2)
$42,441 - $98,823  
   
[+]Social Worker (2)
Salary$44,376 - $93,374  
   
Total Pay$42,441 - $98,823  
[+]Software Engineer (7)
$49,068 - $122,572  
   
[+]Software Engineer (7)
Salary$51,738 - $117,375  
   
Total Pay$49,068 - $122,572  
[+]Staff Accountant (2)
$44,434 - $88,995  
   
[+]Staff Accountant (2)
Salary$48,330 - $84,349  
   
Total Pay$44,434 - $88,995  
[+]Supply Chain Analyst (2)
$32,643 - $98,155  
   
[+]Supply Chain Analyst (2)
Total Pay$32,643 - $98,155  
   
[+]Supply Chain Specialist (2)
$28,185 - $75,669  
   
[+]Supply Chain Specialist (2)
Total Pay$28,185 - $75,669  
   
[+]System Administrator, Computer / Network (2)
$52,778 - $134,686  
   
[+]System Administrator, Computer / Network (2)
Salary$57,119 - $133,297  
   
Total Pay$52,778 - $134,686  
[+]Technical Director (2)
$52,618 - $187,503  
   
[+]Technical Director (2)
Salary$46,689 - $175,478  
   
Total Pay$52,618 - $187,503  
[+]Training Officer (2)
$44,340 - $89,661  
   
[+]Training Officer (2)
Salary$44,838 - $87,481  
   
Total Pay$44,340 - $89,661  
[+]Web Developer (3)
$43,908 - $102,411  
   
[+]Web Developer (3)
Salary$45,361 - $98,712  
   
Total Pay$43,908 - $102,411  
Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Sep 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 461 | About This Data
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