How much does a Government Relations Officer make in the United States? The average Government Relations Officer salary in the United States is $86,900 as of June 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $73,300 and $101,500. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $73,300 10% $60,918 90% $114,793 75% $101,500 $86,900 50%(Median)
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Executive Assistant, Government Relations

Natural Rural Electric Cooperative - Arlington, VA

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The Government Relations Officer analyzes and interprets government policies, evaluate potential impact to organization's operation. Facilitates the involvement of the organization in government affairs. Being a Government Relations Officer acts as a liaison between the legislative entities and the organization, responsible for any related queries. Conducts communications and interacts with government officials and agencies. In addition, Government Relations Officer reviews internal policies, plans, programs to ensure consistency with corresponding government regulations and laws. Provides top management with regular reports on business opportunities and documents legislation affecting company policies. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Being a Government Relations Officer contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Working as a Government Relations Officer typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021

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