DOD Salaries

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Information Technology
Based on 365 salaries
38 salaries
23 salaries
Military & Protective Services
Based on 300 salaries
Engineering
Based on 211 salaries
40 salaries
Business
Based on 191 salaries
25 salaries
24 salaries
Research & Science
Based on 175 salaries
56 salaries
10 salaries
Skilled Labor & Manufacturing
Based on 151 salaries
12 salaries
Operations
Based on 148 salaries
Other
Based on 108 salaries
9 salaries
4 salaries
Healthcare
Based on 83 salaries
Administrative
Based on 79 salaries
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2,519 salaries (for 1,191 job titles)Updated 11/21/2022
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Analyst

56 Salaries submitted

$99,041

$93,155

 | 

$5,886

Project Manager

40 Salaries submitted

$116,490

$108,785

 | 

$7,705

Engineer

40 Salaries submitted

$113,361

$106,670

 | 

$6,691

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IT Specialist

38 Salaries submitted

$93,497

$88,588

 | 

$4,909

Program Manager

34 Salaries submitted

$129,641

$120,016

 | 

$9,625

Enlisted Military

33 Salaries submitted

$65,101

$65,101

 | 

$0

Intelligence Analyst

32 Salaries submitted

$80,520

$80,520

 | 

$0

Manager

25 Salaries submitted

$153,120

$112,837

 | 

$40,283

Director

24 Salaries submitted

$276,004

$170,307

 | 

$105,697

Systems Engineer

23 Salaries submitted

$145,699

$113,909

 | 

$31,790

Financial Analyst

22 Salaries submitted

$95,313

$89,429

 | 

$5,884

Active Duty Military

20 Salaries submitted

$82,028

$77,059

 | 

$4,969

Contract Specialist

19 Salaries submitted

$93,376

$88,680

 | 

$4,696

Software Engineer

18 Salaries submitted

$123,710

$116,077

 | 

$7,633

Military Officer

17 Salaries submitted

$99,255

$99,255

 | 

$0

Program Analyst

17 Salaries submitted

$92,666

$88,385

 | 

$4,280

Budget Analyst

17 Salaries submitted

$90,806

$86,208

 | 

$4,598

Systems Administrator

16 Salaries submitted

$108,508

$103,074

 | 

$5,435

Cyber Security Analyst

15 Salaries submitted

$103,726

$97,526

 | 

$6,201

Mechanical Engineer

15 Salaries submitted

$109,739

$103,861

 | 

$5,878

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Overall Benefits Rating4.5

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DOD Salary FAQs

The average DOD salary ranges from approximately $49,702 per year for an Administrative Assistant to $276,004 per year for a Director. The average DOD hourly pay ranges from approximately $24 per hour for a Human Resources Assistant to $70 per hour for a Computer Scientist. DOD employees rate the overall compensation and benefits package 4.1/5 stars.

The highest-paying job at DOD is a Director with a salary of $276,004 per year.

The lowest-paying job at DOD is an Administrative Assistant with a salary of $49,702 per year.

DOD employees attributed a compensation and benefits rating of 4.1/5 stars to their company. Read what they think about their salaries on our Compensation FAQ page for ​DOD​​.

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