Government Affairs Director Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Government Affairs Director, Director of Government Affairs

What is the average annual salary for Government Affairs Director?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Government Affairs Director may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Government Affairs Director in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Government Affairs Director in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annualy pay for a typical Government Affairs Director in the United States is $124,953 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $124,953.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 2014

Median $124,953
  • 10%$92,464
  • 25%$107,947
  • 75%$148,705
  • 90%$170,330

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Job Description for Government Affairs Director

Directs an organization's policies and objectives involving local, state, and federal government affairs. Leads analysis of proposed legislative actions and determines the potential impact on the organization. Monitors legislative and regulatory activities and develops company positions. Requires a bachelor's degree with at least 10 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View Government Affairs Director job description

Categories:  Government, Executive and Management

Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation

Similar Job Titles:  Government Affairs Representative, Government Affairs Manager, Regulatory Affairs Director, Top Government Affairs Executive (Federal Level), Top Regulatory Affairs Executive, Top Government Affairs Executive (State Level), Legal Services Director, Government Sales Representative , Government Sales Manager

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