Average Salary in Des Moines, Iowa

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Des Moines, Iowa Median Salary by Job

MinMax

$69,876
$54K$95K

$64,245
$39K$96K

$67,052
$54K$87K

$69,576
$46K$100K

$66,735
$50K$102K

Office Manager
48 profiles
$45,938
$30K$60K

$64,537
$50K$82K

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  • Updated: 11 May 2019
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About Des Moines Salaries

In Des Moines, Iowa, the average salary is $51,492. As of Q1 2019, the trend in wages is up 0.6 percent. The cost of living is 10.1 percent below the national average in Des Moines. Popular jobs in Des Moines include Operations Manager, Software Developer, and Software Engineer which pay between $64,245 and $69,876 annually. The most popular industries in Des Moines are Insurance and Financial Services, Health Care, and Financial Services. Des Moines's most popular employers are Principal Financial Group, Meredith Corporation, and Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company.

Popular Des Moines Employers

Principal Financial Group

Average Salary: $62,970

Meredith Corporation

Average Salary: $52,678

Kemin Industries

Average Salary: $69,391

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