Browse Average Salary Ranges for Government Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Government category ? There are a wide range of jobs in the Government category and their pay varies significantly based on job title. Salaries below are U.S. national averages data from January 16, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job Title911 Dispatcher Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$38,300  
16.12%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Responsible for responding to calls for emergency and non-emergency assistance and in dispatching law enforcement, fire fighting, or rescue units. Transmits and receives coded and conventional message More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Emergency Dispatcher
Emergency Dispatch Operator
Police, Fire, or Ambulance Dispatcher
Job TitleAssociate Director - Regulatory Affairs Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$121,700  
51.21%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Oversees the regulation process for products requiring governmental approval, including filing necessary applications and handling all government interactions. Coordinates inspection of the organizati More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Regulatory Affairs Manager
Manager of Regulatory Affairs and Compliance
Regulatory Filings and Process Manager
Job TitleChief of Police Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$105,500  
44.39%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Enforces the law on a town, city, or county level. Responsibilities include police service planning, organizational development, personnel management, community policing, and community relations. May More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Sheriff/Police Chief
Deputy Sheriff
Job TitleChief Quality Control Executive Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$191,400  
80.54%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Oversees all aspects of an organization's quality control function. Ensures products meet corporate standards as well as all applicable government regulations. Develops procedures for testing of final More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Top Quality Control Executive
Head of Quality Control
Product Quality Assurance Executive
Senior Leader of Product Quality
Vice President of Quality Control
Job TitleChief Regulatory Affairs Executive Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$237,700  
100.02%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Oversees the entire regulation process for products requiring governmental approval by ensuring that all necessary applications are filed and handling all government interactions. Develops procedures More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Top Regulatory Affairs Executive
Vice President of Regulatory Affairs
Job TitleCorporate Compliance Officer - Healthcare Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$102,151  
42.99%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Responsible for programs, policies, and practices that ensure that all departments are in compliance with JCAHO, HIPAA, and accreditation standards. Monitors compliance with federal, state, and local More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Medical Accreditation Compliance Officer
Job TitleCorrectional Officer Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$44,218  
18.61%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Enforces rules and regulations in a prison, jail or other holding facility. Presides over prisoners awaiting trial or those who have been convicted of a crime. Oversees prisoner conduct and safety. Su More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Correctional Officer / Jailer I
Corrections Officer I
Prisoner Supervision Officer
Job TitleCorrectional Officer / Jailer I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$44,300  
18.64%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Enforces rules and regulations in a prison, jail or other holding facility. Presides over prisoners awaiting trial or those who have been convicted of a crime. Oversees prisoner conduct and safety. Su More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Correctional Officer
Corrections Officer I
Prisoner Supervision Officer
Job TitleCorrectional Officer / Jailer II Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$51,400  
21.63%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Enforces rules and regulations in a prison, jail or other holding facility. Presides over prisoners awaiting trial or those who have been convicted of a crime. Oversees prisoner conduct and safety. Su More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Correctional Officer, Sr.
Corrections Officer II
Prisoner Supervision Senior Officer
Job TitleCorrectional Officer, Sr. Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$51,363  
21.61%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Enforces rules and regulations in a prison, jail or other holding facility. Presides over prisoners awaiting trial or those who have been convicted of a crime. Oversees prisoner conduct and safety. Su More

Avg. Salary,  
Alternate Job Titles:
Correctional Officer / Jailer II
Corrections Officer II
Prisoner Supervision Senior Officer

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