Government Affairs Manager Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Government Affairs Manager make in District of Columbia? The average Government Affairs Manager salary in District of Columbia is $145,545 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $122,681 and $170,182. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $122,681 10% $101,866 90% $192,613 75% $170,182 $145,545 50%(Median)
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Government Affairs Manager administers and maintains policies and objectives involving local, state, and federal government affairs. Legislatively represents and protects organization interests by working with government, associated authorities and all committees. Being a Government Affairs Manager manages staff who liaise between legislative entities and the organization, leads the communications and interactions, which aligns with corporate business strategies. Monitors legislative and regulatory activities, oversees the implementation of policies that support organizational goals. Additionally, Government Affairs Manager analyzes proposed legislative actions and determines the potential impact on the organization. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Government Affairs Manager typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be a Government Affairs Manager typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $144,812 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $144,812 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $144,812 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $144,812 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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