$93,575
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Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$5,116

Bonus

$4,913

Profit Sharing

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The average pay for a Government Affairs Director is $93,575 per year.

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Salary $65,131 - $140,173
Bonus $988 - $23,490
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $10,137
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$66,021 - $149,781
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 309

Job Description for Government Affairs Director

Changing regulations, new laws, and entirely new federal initiatives can greatly affect the way a company does business. Larger companies that expect to deal closely with these changes often employ a director of government affairs. This person examines how new and changing government regulations will affect a business, as well as suggests and forecasts ways to manage these changes. Additionally, the director represents the company to the government, attempting to generate positive outcomes in legislation and the application of regulation.

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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.

Government Affairs Director Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $95,826

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Key Stats for Government Affairs Director

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.
5-9 years
67%
10-19 years
33%

Skills That Affect Government Affairs Director Salaries

Lobbying
▲9%

Policy Analysis
▲8%

Media / Public Relations
▲7%

Legislative Policy
▲6%

National Average
$96,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 5%