Vice President (VP), Government Affairs in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

Washington VPs of Government Affairs take home an average $160K annually. Most VPs of Government Affairs in Washington, District of Columbia like their work and job satisfaction is high. Women VPs of Government Affairs in Washington who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$89,239 - $253,789
$89K
$160K
$250K
MEDIAN: $157,861
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$0$337K
Salary $89,239 - $253,789
Bonus $1,980 - $99,554
Profit Sharing $20,000
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$90,681 - $337,392
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 58

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
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Vice President (VP), Government Affairs Job Listings

Key Stats for Vice President (VP), Government Affairs

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
52%
20 years or more
29%
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Experience Affects Vice President (VP), Government Affairs Salaries

Late-Career
▲11%

▲3%

National Average
$177,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Skills That Affect Vice President (VP), Government Affairs Salaries


Policy Analysis
▲6%

National Average
$177,000

Lobbying
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
52%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 7%
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