Government Affairs Representative Salary in the United States

How much does a Government Affairs Representative make in the United States? The average Government Affairs Representative salary in the United States is $82,750 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $69,806 and $96,704. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Facilitates the involvement of the organization in government affairs. Analyzes and interprets government policies, evaluate potential impact to organization's operation. Conducts communications and interacts with government officials and agencies. Acts as a liaison between the legislative entities and the organization, responsible for any related queries. Reviews internal policies, plans, programs to ensure consistency with corresponding government regulations and laws. Provides top management with regular reports on business opportunities and documents legislation affecting company policies. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Government Affairs Representative

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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