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 461 salaries
48 salaries
Engineering
Based on 456 salaries
Military & Protective Services
Based on 414 salaries
33 salaries
Business
Based on 278 salaries
Other
Based on 298 salaries
24 salaries
13 salaries
Product & Project Management
Based on 266 salaries
70 salaries
26 salaries
Skilled Labor & Manufacturing
Based on 261 salaries
Operations
Based on 232 salaries
Research & Science
Based on 222 salaries
46 salaries
Finance & Accounting
Based on 162 salaries
27 salaries
13 salaries
Human Resources
Based on 154 salaries
Healthcare
Based on 148 salaries
Administrative
Based on 101 salaries
Education
Based on 59 salaries
7 salaries
Consulting
Based on 45 salaries
Retail & Food Services
Based on 36 salaries
2 salaries
Legal
Based on 34 salaries
9 salaries
Arts & Design
Based on 28 salaries
3 salaries
Customer Services & Support
Based on 21 salaries
Media & Communications
Based on 21 salaries
Sales
Based on 15 salaries
Marketing
Based on 8 salaries
Transportation
Based on 5 salaries
1 salary
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3,846 salaries (for 1,639 job titles)Updated May 30, 2020
 3,846 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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Program Manager

$107,919/yr

Range: $48K - $185K

70 salaries

$107,919/yr
$48K$185K

Contract Specialist

$72,048/yr

Range: $48K - $139K

54 salaries

$72,048/yr
$48K$139K

IT Specialist

$82,488/yr

Range: $58K - $131K

48 salaries

$82,488/yr
$58K$131K

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Software Engineer

$86,529/yr

Range: $67K - $146K

47 salaries

$86,529/yr
$67K$146K

Intelligence Analyst

$84,991/yr

Range: $32K - $136K

47 salaries

$84,991/yr
$32K$136K

Analyst

$92,248/yr

Range: $57K - $134K

46 salaries

$92,248/yr
$57K$134K

Electronics Engineer

$82,116/yr

Range: $52K - $126K

34 salaries

$82,116/yr
$52K$126K

Military Officer

$101,864/yr

Range: $43K - $157K

33 salaries

$101,864/yr
$43K$157K

Mechanical Engineer

$89,018/yr

Range: $55K - $115K

28 salaries

$89,018/yr
$55K$115K

Budget Analyst

$69,736/yr

Range: $49K - $110K

27 salaries

$69,736/yr
$49K$110K

Human Resources Specialist

$68,013/yr

Range: $43K - $117K

27 salaries

$68,013/yr
$43K$117K

Program Analyst

$100,865/yr

Range: $62K - $151K

26 salaries

$100,865/yr
$62K$151K

Management Analyst

$96,583/yr

Range: $54K - $140K

25 salaries

$96,583/yr
$54K$140K

Deputy Director

$150,455/yr

Range: $110K - $180K

23 salaries

$150,455/yr
$110K$180K

Logistics Management Specialist

$71,701/yr

Range: $47K - $102K

23 salaries

$71,701/yr
$47K$102K

Computer Scientist

$95,859/yr

Range: $55K - $123K

22 salaries

$95,859/yr
$55K$123K

Project Manager

$105,683/yr

Range: $68K - $164K

22 salaries

$105,683/yr
$68K$164K

Information Technology Specialist

$76,790/yr

Range: $48K - $104K

21 salaries

$76,790/yr
$48K$104K

Contract Specialist

$74,167/yr

Range: $46K - $125K

20 salaries

$74,167/yr
$46K$125K

Operations Research Analyst

$103,302/yr

Range: $51K - $176K

20 salaries

$103,302/yr
$51K$176K
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