How much does a Foreign Service Officer make?

Updated Sep 18, 2021

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$109,370 /yr
Average Base Pay

495 salaries

$77K

Low

$109K

Average

$155K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Foreign Service Officer is $109,370 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Foreign Service Officer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 495 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Foreign Service Officer employees.

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U.S. Department of State
4

U.S. Department of State

Foreign Service Officer

$110,377

 /yr
Range: $48K - $712K
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$48K

$712K

$47,987 - $712,221 Range

Aflac
3.7

Aflac

Foreign Service Officer

$73,725

 /yr
Range: $67K - $96K

$67K

$96K

$66,799 - $95,579 Range

US Agency for International Development
4

US Agency for International Development

Foreign Service Officer

$102,390

 /yr
Range: $75K - $176K

$75K

$176K

$74,718 - $176,058 Range

AlliedBarton
2.9

AlliedBarton

Foreign Service Officer

$74,116

 /yr
Range: $67K - $86K

$67K

$86K

$66,633 - $85,782 Range

Morgan Stanley
4

Morgan Stanley

Foreign Service Officer

$78,125

 /yr
Range: $74K - $98K

$74K

$98K

$74,189 - $97,875 Range

Ryder System
3.6

Ryder System

Foreign Service Officer

$77,834

 /yr
Range: $74K - $83K

$74K

$83K

$73,651 - $82,821 Range

Bloomingdale's
3.5

Bloomingdale's

Foreign Service Officer

$84,625

 /yr
Range: $78K - $100K

$78K

$100K

$77,856 - $99,632 Range

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Union Bank
3.4

Union Bank

Foreign Service Officer

$76,980

 /yr
Range: $71K - $88K

$71K

$88K

$71,150 - $87,815 Range

US Army
3.9

US Army

Foreign Service Officer

$81,825

 /yr
Range: $78K - $162K

$78K

$162K

$78,311 - $161,738 Range

Firestone Complete Auto Care
3.2

Firestone Complete Auto Care

Foreign Service Officer

$62,768

 /yr
Range: $61K - $64K

$61K

$64K

$60,774 - $63,659 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Foreign Service Officer

$79,287

 /yr
Range: $77K - $85K

$77K

$85K

$77,406 - $85,198 Range

Empower Retirement
4

Empower Retirement

Foreign Service Officer

$64,186

 /yr
Range: $63K - $69K

$63K

$69K

$62,985 - $69,080 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Foreign Service Officer

$87,516

 /yr
Range: $87K - $93K

$87K

$93K

$87,335 - $92,568 Range

Citi
3.9

Citi

Foreign Service Officer

$61,625

 /yr
Range: $62K - $76K

$62K

$76K

$61,593 - $76,210 Range

CohnReznick
3.7

CohnReznick

Foreign Service Officer

$80,404

 /yr
Range: $76K - $88K

$76K

$88K

$76,276 - $87,769 Range

Focus Services
2.9

Focus Services

Foreign Service Officer

$43,021

 /yr
Range: $40K - $43K

$40K

$43K

$39,685 - $43,405 Range

Aramark
3.3

Aramark

Foreign Service Officer
About 

$70K -$79K

$70K

$79K

$70,455 - $78,683 Range

Kmart
3.4

Kmart

Foreign Service Officer
About 

$60K -$65K

$60K

$65K

$59,566 - $64,939 Range

SAIC
4

SAIC

Foreign Service Officer
About 

$69K -$75K

$69K

$75K

$69,407 - $75,329 Range

United States Federal Government
4.1

United States Federal Government

Foreign Service Officer
About 

$99K -$173K

$99K

$173K

$99,065 - $173,447 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Foreign Service Officer salaries

The national average salary for a Foreign Service Officer is $109,370 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Foreign Service Officer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 495 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Foreign Service Officer employees.

The highest salary for a Foreign Service Officer in United States is $155,105 per year.

The lowest salary for a Foreign Service Officer in United States is $77,120 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Foreign Service Officer or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Foreign Service Officer.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent foreign service officer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$167,000
per year
A Foreign Service Officer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $167,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$57,595
per year
An Immigration Services Officer in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $57,595 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$20
hourly
A Community Service Officer in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$123,000
per year
A Foreign Service Officer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $123,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$39,755
per year
A Detention Service Officer in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $39,755 per year
Job Highlights
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
Government
$45,755
per year
A FSO in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $45,755 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$79,000
per year
An Agency Policy Specialist in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $79,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$140,000
per year
A Foreign Service Officer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$115,000
per year
A FSO in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private