US Department of Defense Salaries

How much do US Department of Defense employees make? Glassdoor has salaries, wages, tips, bonuses, and hourly pay based upon employee reports and estimates.
Information Technology
Based on 831 salaries
98 salaries
Military & Protective Services
Based on 818 salaries
65 salaries
Engineering
Based on 658 salaries
Business
Based on 611 salaries
36 salaries
Research & Science
Based on 552 salaries
126 salaries
Product & Project Management
Based on 504 salaries
153 salaries
57 salaries
Other
Based on 456 salaries
24 salaries
19 salaries
Operations
Based on 394 salaries
Skilled Labor & Manufacturing
Based on 366 salaries
Finance & Accounting
Based on 301 salaries
39 salaries
30 salaries
Human Resources
Based on 266 salaries
Healthcare
Based on 218 salaries
17 salaries
Administrative
Based on 211 salaries
Consulting
Based on 94 salaries
Legal
Based on 75 salaries
21 salaries
6 salaries
Arts & Design
Based on 68 salaries
6 salaries
Education
Based on 50 salaries
4 salaries
Retail & Food Services
Based on 50 salaries
3 salaries
Customer Services & Support
Based on 41 salaries
Media & Communications
Based on 38 salaries
Sales
Based on 25 salaries
Marketing
Based on 17 salaries
Transportation
Based on 12 salaries
1 salary
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8,356 salaries (for 3,629 job titles)Updated 5/17/2022
 8,356 US Department of Defense employees have shared their salaries on Glassdoor. Select your job title and find out how much you could make at US Department of Defense.
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$114,178/yrAvg. Total Pay
$114,178/yrBase Pay
$2,750/yrAdditional Pay
Based on 153 SalariesFull Pay Details

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$96,661/yrAvg. Total Pay
$95,360/yrBase Pay
$2,097/yrAdditional Pay
Based on 126 SalariesFull Pay Details

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$76,761/yrAvg. Total Pay