Salary for
Government Affairs Director in the United States

How much does a Government Affairs Director earn in the United States? The average Government Affairs Director salary in the United States is $145,631 as of September 01, 2018, but the range typically falls between $123,212 and $170,364. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Directs an organization's policies and objectives involving local, state, and federal government affairs. Maintains and nurtures the relationships with government, associated authorities and all commi

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