Average Experienced Government Affairs Director with Media / Public Relations Skills Salary

$112,530
Avg. Salary
$10,900
Bonus
$2,300
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The average salary for an Experienced Government Affairs Director with Media / Public Relations skills is $112,530.
10%
$74k
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$113k
90%
$171k
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Salary
$74k - $171k
Bonus
$515 - $39k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$74k - $191k

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

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. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $124,775.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 85 survey responses.
Early Career
27.1%
Mid Career
51.8%
Late Career
21.2%