How much does a Foreign Service Officer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Foreign Service Officer in the United States is $45 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $39 and $52. Hourly rate 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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What is a Foreign Service Officer?

A Foreign Service Officer (FSO) is a commissioned member of the United States Foreign Service. Foreign Service Officers formulate and implement the foreign policy of the United States. FSOs spend most of their careers overseas as members of U.S. embassies, consulates, and other diplomatic missions, though some receive assignments to serve at combatant commands, Congress, and educational institutions such as the various U.S. War Colleges. Foreign Service Officers are one of five categories of Foreign Service employees. Other categories include Chiefs of mission, Ambassadors at large, Foreig...

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Command Post Technologies - Norfolk , VA
Command Post Technologies, Inc. (CPT) is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB ... foreign and domestic. CPT adapts its successful military experiential approach to the needs of ...
JobTarget - 17 days ago
Leidos - Reston , VA
... acquire Foreign Intelligence. The primary function of a Specialized Skills Officer is to ... services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence ...
Appcast Agency - 80 days ago
Alexandria Insights - Stafford , VA
... Provides Foreign Travel briefings, track location and returns, and conducts Foreign Travel ... Company Description Alexandria Insights is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business ...
ZipRecruiter - 30 days ago
Army field-grade officer or senior NCO who has extensive experience in their respective career ... For over fifteen years, AMERICAN SYSTEMS has supported the delivery of training services to foreign ...
Nexxt - 34 days ago
Scientific Research Corporation - Alexandria , VA
... services to government and private industry, as well as independent institutions. At the core of ... Interacting with foreign disclosure officers of National Cyber Range Customers such as CYBERCOMTHIS ...
Nexxt - 58 days ago
You will report directly to our Us based VP of Sales with a dotted line to our CEO based ... A background of military service is also HUGE plus, but not required. If you have this experience ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 60 days ago
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