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U.S. Department of State Foreign Service Officer Salaries

Updated Nov 30, 2021

$111,899

/yr

Base Pay Average

448 Salaries

$48K$712K

Additional Pay Average:

$15,000

Low

High

$15,024 Avg

Cash Bonus

Reported in 16 salaries

$537$107K
$537 - $106,622 Range

$6,569 Avg

Profit Sharing

Reported in 1 salaries

$7K$7K
$6,569 - $6,569 Range
Stock Bonus, Commission Sharing, Tips have not been reported for this role

How much does a Foreign Service Officer at U.S. Department of State make?

The typical U.S. Department of State Foreign Service Officer salary is $111,899 per year. Foreign Service Officer salaries at U.S. Department of State can range from $48,117 - $712,417 per year. This estimate is based upon 448 U.S. Department of State Foreign Service Officer salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Foreign Service Officer at U.S. Department of State can expect to make an average total pay of $113,746 per year.

$113,746

Total Pay Average

Foreign Service Officer Salaries by Demographic

Averages based on self-reported salaries. There may be multiple reasons for pay differences - one of which is a small number of salaries submitted per job. Help make it more accurate by adding yours. Learn how this feature works.

Race/Ethnicity
Salaries Submitted
Average Base Pay (USD)
Black or African American
3 salaries

$123,826

/yr
White
4 salaries

$135,737

/yr
Race/Ethnicity Not Reported
240 salaries

$119,067

/yr
Indigenous American or Alaska Native
Not enough salaries reported
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Not enough salaries reported
Middle Eastern
Not enough salaries reported
Hispanic or Latinx
Not enough salaries reported
Asian
Not enough salaries reported

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U.S. Department of State Salary FAQs

The average salary for a Foreign Service Officer is $109,330 per year in United States, which is 2% lower than the average U.S. Department of State salary of $111,899 per year for this job.

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