Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Government Relations Manager is $72,775
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Government Relations Managers?
An early career Government Relations Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $66,606 based on 33 salaries. A mid-career Government Relations Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,000 based on 21 salaries. An …Read more
What Do Government Relations Managers Do?
Government relations managers perform liaison functions between their organization and various legislative bodies and government regulatory agencies at the federal, local and state level. They must work to protect and advocate for their company's interests with regard to current or proposed federal regulatory and/or legislative issues that may impact their organization, and they must always stay up-to-date on pending and enacted legislation, as well as rules and regulations pertaining to their …Read more
- Design and implement campaigns to evangelize company's mission to government officials and the interested public.
- Understand local, regional, or national government's needs and goals and how your company's vision fits with and advances those goals.
- Communicate with local, regional, or national government to evangelize and promote company's mission and goals.
- Understand potential legal and cultural barriers to company's goals and create solutions for them.