Average Late-Career Government Affairs Director with Media / Public Relations Skills Salary

$127,451
Avg. Salary
$15,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Government Affairs Director with Media / Public Relations skills is $127,451.
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$69k
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$127k
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$178k
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MEDIAN $127,451
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Salary
$69k - $178k
Bonus
$5k - $29k
Total Pay
$70k - $186k

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Job Description for Government Affairs Director

Government Affairs Director Tasks
  • Collaborate with other department members to develop and implement policy strategies.
  • Manage relationships with key policy-makers.
  • Aid in the communication of the company's position on proposed policies.

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Popular Skills for Government Affairs Director

Skills in Strategic Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Policy Development, Policy Analysis, Lobbying and Legislative Policy.

Pay by Experience Level for Government Affairs Director

An early career Government Affairs Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $61,999 based on 23 salaries. A mid-career Government Affairs Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $93,141 based on 44 salaries. An experienced Government Affairs Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $112,530 based on 66 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 133 survey responses.
Early Career
17.3%
Mid Career
33.1%
Experienced
49.6%