U.S. Government Salaries in Washington, DC

Salary estimated from 7,244 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 14, 2018
Popular JobsAverage SalarySalary Distribution
119 salaries reported
$119,300 per year
  • Most Reported
$32,000
$247,000
$113,010 per year
$32,000
$214,000
58 salaries reported
$126,090 per year
$37,000
$252,000
66 salaries reported
$102,152 per year
$36,000
$219,000
32 salaries reported
$158,683 per year
$53,000
$296,000
ManagementAverage SalarySalary Distribution
32 salaries reported
$158,683 per year
  • Most Reported
$53,000
$296,000
18 salaries reported
$157,715 per year
$53,000
$296,000
7 salaries reported
$150,649 per year
$53,000
$296,000
8 salaries reported
$86,081 per year
$53,000
$296,000
11 salaries reported
$171,050 per year
$53,000
$296,000
LegalAverage SalarySalary Distribution
119 salaries reported
$119,300 per year
  • Most Reported
$32,000
$247,000
21 salaries reported
$163,975 per year
$32,000
$247,000
33 salaries reported
$91,895 per year
$32,000
$247,000
9 salaries reported
$137,840 per year
$32,000
$247,000
17 salaries reported
$71,363 per year
$32,000
$247,000
Administrative AssistanceAverage SalarySalary Distribution
26 salaries reported
$93,822 per year
  • Most Reported
$15,000
$161,000
25 salaries reported
$58,115 per year
$15,000
$161,000
18 salaries reported
$78,631 per year
$15,000
$161,000
14 salaries reported
$62,794 per year
$15,000
$161,000
17 salaries reported
$49,813 per year
$15,000
$161,000
Information Design & DocumentationAverage SalarySalary Distribution
$113,010 per year
  • Most Reported
$32,000
$214,000
$110,053 per year
$32,000
$214,000
6 salaries reported
$99,401 per year
$32,000
$214,000
6 salaries reported
$83,290 per year
$32,000
$214,000
11 salaries reported
$43,861 per year
$32,000
$214,000
AccountingAverage SalarySalary Distribution
28 salaries reported
$91,464 per year
  • Most Reported
$28,000
$198,000
26 salaries reported
$91,073 per year
$28,000
$198,000
20 salaries reported
$107,584 per year
$28,000
$198,000
17 salaries reported
$91,682 per year
$28,000
$198,000
9 salaries reported
$83,874 per year
$28,000
$198,000
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Common benefits at U.S. Government

  • 401K Plan
  • Dental Insurance
  • Employee Discounts
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
Benefit information is collected from job descriptions and reviews about U.S. Government on indeed.com.
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What people say about working at U.S. Government

  • Good job

    5.0
    Good place to work. Job responsibility is reasonable. This job gives satisfaction in pride, accomplishment and financial compensation. Good benefit for retirement.
    Security Protective Officer (Current Employee)
    Herndon, VA - March 22, 2017
  • Very rewarding work

    5.0
    I loved working for the US government. The work was fulfilling, and there were many opportunities for career development. Management was very supportive.
    Former Writer, Editor, Trainer (Former Employee)
    Washington, DC Area - July 26, 2018
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