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AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR MOST TYPICAL SALARY / YEAR
Gross income
Net (after tax)

$72,514 USD

£57,312 GBP
New York City

$88,706 USD

$52,000 USD

£41,098 GBP
Including "New York City"
Excluding "New York City"

Average Salary / Other Public Sector Career / United States

Average salary for Other Public Sector Career / United States is $72,514 USD per year. The most typical earning is $52,000 USD. All data are based on 290 salary surveys. Salaries are different between men and women. Men receive an average salary of $79,700 USD. Women receive a salary of $62,800 USD.

Based on education, the highest salaries receive people with Doctorate Degree with salary of $98,400 USD. The second most paid education level is Masters Degree with salary of $76,900 USD.

Different experiences affect earning as well. People with 20+ Years of experience receive salary of $86,200 USD. Employees with 12-16 Years of experience receive $78,000 USD.

Levels / Other Public Sector Career / United States (Gross USD)

Salary Levels (USD) per Year Surveys [%]
$10,000 USD - $14,999 USD
2 100%
0.69%
$15,000 USD - $19,999 USD
4 99.31%
1.38%
$20,000 USD - $24,999 USD
7 97.93%
2.41%
$25,000 USD - $29,999 USD
9 95.52%
3.1%
$30,000 USD - $34,999 USD
7 92.41%
2.41%
$35,000 USD - $39,999 USD
9 90%
3.1%
$40,000 USD - $44,999 USD
19 86.9%
6.55%
$45,000 USD - $49,999 USD
17 80.34%
5.86%
THE MOST TYPICAL SALARY
$50,000 USD - $54,999 USD
22 74.48%
7.59%
$55,000 USD - $59,999 USD
22 66.9%
7.59%
$60,000 USD - $64,999 USD
20 59.31%
6.9%
$65,000 USD - $69,999 USD
14 52.41%
4.83%
$70,000 USD - $74,999 USD
14 47.59%
4.83%
$75,000 USD - $79,999 USD
13 42.76%
4.48%
$80,000 USD - $84,999 USD
9 38.28%
3.1%
$85,000 USD - $89,999 USD
12 35.17%
4.14%
$90,000 USD - $94,999 USD
8 31.03%
2.76%
$95,000 USD - $99,999 USD
22 28.28%
7.59%
$100,000 USD - $104,999 USD
14 20.69%
4.83%
$105,000 USD - $109,999 USD
9 15.86%
3.1%
$110,000 USD - $114,999 USD
7 12.76%
2.41%
$115,000 USD - $119,999 USD
4 10.34%
1.38%
$120,000 USD - $124,999 USD
6 8.97%
2.07%
$125,000 USD - $129,999 USD
2 6.9%
0.69%
$130,000 USD - $134,999 USD
5 6.21%
1.72%
$135,000 USD - $139,999 USD
2 4.48%
0.69%
$140,000 USD - $144,999 USD
4 3.79%
1.38%
$145,000 USD - $149,999 USD
0 n/a
HIGH SALARIES
$150,000 USD - $159,999 USD
4 2.41%
1.38%
$160,000 USD - $169,999 USD
1 1.03%
0.34%
$170,000 USD - $179,999 USD
1 0.69%
0.34%
$180,000 USD - $189,999 USD
0 n/a
$190,000 USD - $199,999 USD
0 n/a
$200,000 USD - $209,999 USD
1 0.34%
0.34%
$210,000 USD - $219,999 USD
0 n/a
$220,000 USD - $229,999 USD
0 n/a
$230,000 USD - $239,999 USD
0 n/a
$240,000 USD - $249,999 USD
0 n/a
$250,000 USD - $349,999 USD
0 n/a

Gender / Other Public Sector Career / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Men 161 $79,700 USD
2 Women 101 $62,800 USD

Education / Other Public Sector Career / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Doctorate Degree 18 $98,400 USD
2 Masters Degree 75 $76,900 USD
3 High School 14 $73,700 USD
4 Bachelors Degree 106 $70,900 USD
5 Some College 74 $65,600 USD
6 Bellow H. School 3 $29,700 USD

Experience / Other Public Sector Career / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 20+ Years 100 $86,200 USD
2 12-16 Years 37 $78,000 USD
3 16-20 Years 30 $77,700 USD
4 8-12 Years 39 $67,000 USD
5 4-8 Years 36 $61,600 USD
6 2-4 Years 18 $57,700 USD
7 1-2 Years 16 $48,000 USD
8 0-1 Year 14 $39,500 USD

Age / Other Public Sector Career / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 71-75 5 $99,800 USD
2 66-70 14 $91,500 USD
3 36-40 26 $82,100 USD
4 51-55 30 $80,700 USD
5 56-60 21 $78,900 USD
6 31-35 33 $78,400 USD
7 46-50 39 $77,400 USD
8 61-65 18 $72,300 USD
9 41-45 30 $71,600 USD
10 n/a 28 $66,000 USD
11 26-30 22 $54,000 USD
12 21-25 17 $43,000 USD
13 14-20 7 $31,000 USD

Work Type / Other Public Sector Career / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Contract 9 $78,400 USD
2 Permanent 263 $75,100 USD
3 Self Employed 2 $33,500 USD
4 Part Time 16 $32,200 USD

States / Other Public Sector Career / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Oregon 3 $97,900 USD
2 Hawaii 1 $95,000 USD
3 District Of Columbia (DC) 44 $88,300 USD
4 California 33 $86,000 USD
5 Indiana 3 $84,900 USD
6 Arizona 2 $81,500 USD
7 New York State 22 $80,900 USD
8 Washington State 8 $80,700 USD
9 North Carolina 7 $76,600 USD
10 Alaska 1 $75,200 USD
11 Colorado 5 $73,400 USD
12 Georgia 6 $72,300 USD
13 Maryland 4 $70,800 USD
14 Connecticut 2 $70,500 USD
15 Kentucky 3 $68,800 USD
16 Iowa 1 $66,600 USD
17 Alabama 3 $64,900 USD
18 Illinois 5 $64,100 USD
19 Nevada 2 $64,000 USD
20 Massachusetts 5 $63,800 USD
21 Pennsylvania 11 $62,200 USD
22 Minnesota 7 $62,000 USD
23 Wisconsin 5 $61,200 USD
24 Texas 17 $59,700 USD
25 Tennessee 4 $58,300 USD
26 South Dakota 1 $56,000 USD
27 Virginia 5 $55,500 USD
28 New Hampshire 1 $55,000 USD
29 Florida 12 $54,200 USD
30 Michigan 5 $53,800 USD
31 Rhode Island 1 $50,000 USD
32 Ohio 8 $47,100 USD
33 Missouri 4 $45,600 USD
34 Arkansas 1 $38,200 USD
35 New Jersey 3 $38,100 USD
36 Idaho 1 $36,500 USD
37 Utah 1 $20,000 USD

Cities / Other Public Sector Career / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Fresno 1 $142,600 USD
2 Colorado Springs 1 $102,000 USD
3 San Diego 5 $100,200 USD
4 Portland, Oregon 3 $97,900 USD
5 Seattle 5 $94,000 USD
6 Charlotte 2 $94,000 USD
7 Oakland 4 $92,700 USD
8 New York City 17 $88,700 USD
9 Washington DC 44 $88,300 USD
10 Peoria 1 $88,000 USD
11 San Francisco 5 $87,400 USD
12 Anaheim 2 $80,000 USD
13 St. Paul 3 $78,700 USD
14 Raleigh 2 $77,000 USD
15 Fayetteville 1 $75,000 USD
16 --Other-- 43 $74,500 USD
17 Sacramento 5 $72,400 USD
18 Atlanta 6 $72,300 USD
19 Los Angeles 9 $71,800 USD
20 Baltimore 4 $70,800 USD
21 Hartford 2 $70,500 USD
22 Denver 4 $66,300 USD
23 Milwaukee 3 $66,300 USD
24 Worcester 2 $64,500 USD
25 Philadelphia 6 $64,300 USD
26 Grand Rapids 2 $64,200 USD
27 Chicago 5 $64,100 USD
28 Las Vegas 2 $64,000 USD
29 Indianapolis 2 $63,400 USD
30 Boston 3 $63,300 USD
31 Lexington 2 $63,200 USD
32 Orlando 4 $61,800 USD
33 Tampa 3 $60,700 USD
34 Fort Lauderdale 2 $60,500 USD
35 Riverside 1 $59,600 USD
36 Pittsburgh 5 $59,500 USD
37 Dallas 4 $58,500 USD
38 Newport News 1 $58,000 USD
39 Chattanooga 1 $58,000 USD
40 Austin 3 $56,800 USD
41 Richmond 3 $56,500 USD
42 Buffalo, United States 4 $56,100 USD
43 Manchester, United States 1 $55,000 USD
44 El Paso 2 $54,800 USD
45 Madison 2 $53,500 USD
46 Cincinnati 4 $52,300 USD
47 San Antonio 3 $51,600 USD
48 Spokane 2 $50,500 USD
49 Minneapolis 4 $49,600 USD
50 Toledo 1 $49,000 USD
51 Houston 3 $48,000 USD
52 Detroit 3 $46,900 USD
53 Kansas City 4 $45,600 USD
54 Tallahassee 2 $42,500 USD
55 Little Rock 1 $38,200 USD
56 Newark 3 $38,100 USD
57 Miami 1 $15,500 USD
58 Akron 1 $12,000 USD

People's individual salary examples (surveys)

50/50  Domestic Worker (Woman)
Posted 21 May 2024

What I do?

"House duties, child rearing, misc tasks."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Akron Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Advanced $12,000 USD

49/50  Accounts Payable Clerk (Woman)
Posted 16 July 2023

What I do?

"Pay bills, send out invoices for receivables, file, upload journal entries, mail, data entry, customer service, email, phone, balance batches, quality check paper checks and ACH deposits, collections, write-offs, other duties as assigned."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Grand Rapids Some College 12-16 Years Intermediate $42,000 USD

48/50  Logistics Manager (Man)
Posted 16 July 2023

What I do?

"Shipping, warehousing, contracts, real estate leasing, procurement, corporate travel, human resource management."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Expert $107,000 USD

47/50  Program Officer (Woman)
Posted 18 May 2023

What I do?

"International Development, Grant Management."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Masters Degree 2-4 Years Intermediate $67,000 USD

46/50  Chief (Woman)
Posted 27 May 2022

What I do?

"Management."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Oakland Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Expert $120,000 USD

45/50  Behavioral Support Technician (Woman)
Posted 09 April 2022

What I do?

"• Assist clients with disabilities to complete daily activities, including hygiene and prioritizing safety. • Review clients’ medical books, administer medications, and create a written behavior report for each. • Collaborate with Support Staff to plan activities while keeping consistent with clients’ routines and accommodating clients’ requests."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kansas City Some College 16-20 Years Basic $25,000 USD

44/50  Director (Man)
Posted 21 March 2022

What I do?

"Theology."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Chicago Masters Degree 16-20 Years Advanced $55,000 USD

43/50  Minister (Woman)
Posted 12 February 2022

What I do?

"Preaching, pastoral care."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Atlanta Masters Degree 4-8 Years Intermediate $41,000 USD

42/50  Senior Buyer (Man)
Posted 16 January 2022

What I do?

"Contracts bids solicitations."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Newport News Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Expert $58,000 USD

41/50  Statistician (Woman)
Posted 11 January 2022

What I do?

"Biostatistics and artificial intelligence."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Doctorate Degree 1-2 Years Expert $110,000 USD

40/50  Program Coordinator (Man)
Posted 06 January 2022

What I do?

"Programs, services, data, reports, contracts."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Milwaukee Masters Degree 4-8 Years Advanced $63,000 USD

39/50  Geologist (Man)
Posted 26 November 2021

What I do?

"Scientist/Researcher."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
--Other-- Masters Degree 1-2 Years Advanced $80,000 USD

38/50  Associate (Man)
Posted 27 October 2021

What I do?

"Logisitical tasks."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Masters Degree 1-2 Years Basic $50,000 USD

37/50  Program Assistant (Woman)
Posted 26 October 2021

What I do?

"Research Writing Grants management."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
New York City Bachelors Degree 0-1 Year Intermediate $60,000 USD

36/50  General Engineer (Man)
Posted 10 October 2021

What I do?

"Construction Management."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Masters Degree 16-20 Years Advanced $134,000 USD

35/50  Retired (Man)
Posted 01 September 2021

What I do?

"Performance improvement, Instructional Design, Training Management."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
--Other-- Masters Degree 16-20 Years Expert $120,000 USD

34/50  Manager (Man)
Posted 31 August 2021

What I do?

"Supervise."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Dallas Some College 4-8 Years Intermediate $71,000 USD

33/50  Welfare Worker Assistant Supervisor (Woman)
Posted 01 July 2021

What I do?

"Medicaid and Snap benefits eligibility determinations and training new employees."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Riverside Some College 4-8 Years Advanced $59,600 USD

32/50  Teacher (Woman)
Posted 14 January 2021

What I do?

"B. S Reading Certificate Teaching Counseling."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kansas City Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years n/a $40,000 USD

31/50  Code Enforcement Officer (Woman)
Posted 11 September 2020

What I do?

"Enforcement, inspections. Issuing citations, zoning, preparing court documents, appearing in court."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Bachelors Degree 20+ Years n/a $80,000 USD

30/50  Grants Management Specialist (Woman)
Posted 31 August 2020

What I do?

"Grants management for health research."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years n/a $86,400 USD

29/50  Criminal Investigator (Man)
Posted 07 August 2020

What I do?

"Certified Public Accountant, Certified Fraud Examiner, Completed numerous advance investigation courses."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Seattle Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years n/a $133,300 USD

28/50  Head Of Global Advocacy (Woman)
Posted 01 August 2020

What I do?

"Advocacy and policy."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
New York City Doctorate Degree 12-16 Years n/a $150,000 USD

27/50  Federal Government (Man)
Posted 17 April 2020

What I do?

"Project and personnel management."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Bachelors Degree 12-16 Years n/a $105,000 USD

26/50  Computer Mechanic (Man)
Posted 13 December 2019

What I do?

"I repair computers, laptops and monitors. ."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Richmond High School 20+ Years n/a $65,000 USD

25/50  Rail Traffic Controller (Man)
Posted 03 December 2019

What I do?

"New York City Subways Manager."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
New York City High School 20+ Years n/a $150,000 USD

24/50  Program Associate (Woman)
Posted 13 November 2019

What I do?

"Program Associate Duties."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Masters Degree 2-4 Years n/a $46,000 USD

23/50  Program Examiner (Man)
Posted 26 August 2019

What I do?

"Budget analyst for Federal Government."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Masters Degree 2-4 Years n/a $83,400 USD

22/50  Statistician (Man)
Posted 16 August 2019

What I do?

"Government statistician and scientist."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Pittsburgh Doctorate Degree 20+ Years n/a $135,000 USD

21/50  Administration (Man)
Posted 12 August 2019

What I do?

"Business administration."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Sacramento Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years n/a $74,000 USD

20/50  Sea Turtle Biologist (Man)
Posted 12 July 2019

What I do?

"Monitoring of sea turtle nesting and hatching success on county beaches."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Miami Masters Degree 1-2 Years n/a $15,500 USD

19/50  Elected Official (Man)
Posted 07 June 2019

What I do?

"Pass laws and treaties."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years n/a $174,000 USD

18/50  Director Of Development (Woman)
Posted 04 June 2019

What I do?

"Fundraising for non-profit."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
New York City Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years n/a $73,500 USD

17/50  Public Health Advisor (Man)
Posted 04 April 2019

What I do?

"Centers for disease control and prevention."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Atlanta Masters Degree 8-12 Years n/a $105,000 USD

16/50  Grants Specialist (Woman)
Posted 28 March 2019

What I do?

"Technical writing: grants and reports."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
New York City Masters Degree 8-12 Years n/a $65,000 USD

15/50  Senior Planner (Man)
Posted 22 March 2019

What I do?

"Land Use Planning and permitting."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Spokane Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years n/a $54,000 USD

14/50  Director Of Programming And Training (Man)
Posted 07 March 2019

What I do?

"Oversee all training and programs."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Bachelors Degree 12-16 Years n/a $100,000 USD

13/50  Consultant (Woman)
Posted 06 March 2019

What I do?

"Research and analysis."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Masters Degree 1-2 Years n/a $68,600 USD

12/50  Security Assistant (Man)
Posted 02 March 2019

What I do?

"Support VA security specialists with finger printing, paper work, and all badging and credentialing."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Little Rock Some College 20+ Years n/a $38,200 USD

11/50  Business Partnerships Coordinator For MI Bright Future (Woman)
Posted 09 January 2019

What I do?

"I connect business leaders and career professionals with MIBF. The mission of MIBF is to connect high school students with career professionals and industry leaders to enhance career exploration and increase work based learning experiences."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Detroit Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years n/a $53,600 USD

10/50  Purchasing Manager (Man)
Posted 11 December 2018

What I do?

"Manage purchasing depart for the City."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
New York City Bachelors Degree 20+ Years n/a $90,000 USD

9/50  Inspector General Auditor (Man)
Posted 05 December 2018

What I do?

"Investigate government benefits for veterans."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Diego Some College 20+ Years n/a $106,000 USD

8/50  Senior Maintenance Worker (Man)
Posted 25 September 2018

What I do?

"Repair pumps, trouble shooting, plumbing, welding, preventative maintenance, paper work."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Toledo Some College 16-20 Years n/a $49,000 USD

7/50  Bank Regulations (Man)
Posted 16 September 2018

What I do?

"Examine banks for compliance."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Dallas Masters Degree 12-16 Years n/a $130,000 USD

6/50  Firefighter Paramedic (Man)
Posted 12 September 2018

What I do?

"Firefighter / Paramedic."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC High School 12-16 Years n/a $107,000 USD

5/50  Police Officer (Man)
Posted 22 June 2018

What I do?

"Law enforcement."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Colorado Springs Masters Degree 20+ Years n/a $102,000 USD

4/50  Special Agent (Man)
Posted 18 June 2018

What I do?

"Investigations interviews arrests reports."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Peoria Bachelors Degree 20+ Years n/a $88,000 USD

3/50  Firefighter (Man)
Posted 01 May 2018

What I do?

"Fire fighter, EMT, Rescue Specialist."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Baltimore Some College 20+ Years n/a $68,000 USD

2/50  Safety Consultant (Man)
Posted 29 March 2018

What I do?

"Occupational Safety and Health Consultant."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Manchester, United States Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years n/a $55,000 USD

1/50  Food And Sanitation Specialist (Man)
Posted 26 February 2018

What I do?

"Manage and facilitate compliance in the realm of food safety and sanitation for a school district."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Orlando Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years n/a $63,000 USD


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