How much does a Government Relations Specialist II make in the United States? The average Government Relations Specialist II salary in the United States is $92,300 as of September 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $80,000 and $106,900. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Government Relations Specialist II liaises with government entities (federal, state, provincial, or local) that regulate or influence business activities. Supports the implementation of strategic plans and engagement objectives to develop and maintain productive relations with all levels of government authorities to achieve business goals. Being a Government Relations Specialist II monitors and analyses proposed legislation, emerging issues, and trends and prepare reports and informational documents to inform and support business leaders. Collaborates with industry groups and organizations with complementary objectives to achieve objectives. In addition, Government Relations Specialist II requires a bachelor's degree in public policy, public administration, business or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager. Being a Government Relations Specialist II work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Working as a Government Relations Specialist II typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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