Defense Contractor salary in US South Region

Average salary
$96,000/yr
Based on 506 income tax records
$39,000
$210,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$39,000
$210,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Defense Contractors make?
The average total salary for a Defense Contractor is $96,000 per year. This is based on data from 506 TurboTax users who reported their job as Defense Contractor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Defense Contractor salary can vary between $39,000 to $210,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Defense Contractor salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Huntsville Metro Area, AL
24 income tax records
$134,500/yr
$107K – $171K
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Dallas Metro Area, TX
18 income tax records
$115,000/yr
$69K – $146K
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Washington Metro Area, DC
161 income tax records
$113,000/yr
$83K – $143K
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Crestview Metro Area, FL
16 income tax records
$112,000/yr
$93K – $129K
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Baltimore Metro Area, MD
33 income tax records
$110,000/yr
$77K – $141K
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Tampa Metro Area, FL
19 income tax records
$91,500/yr
$81K – $103K
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Virginia Beach Metro Area, VA
41 income tax records
$88,500/yr
$63K – $113K
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San Antonio Metro Area, TX
18 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$63K – $119K
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Augusta Metro Area, GA
11 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$56K – $78K

Defense Contractor salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Lockheed Martin, US South Region
17 income tax records
$120,500/yr
$60K – $145K
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Leidos, US South Region
12 income tax records
$108,500/yr
$89K – $126K
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General Dynamics Information, US South Region
10 income tax records
$105,500/yr
$76K – $147K
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Bae Systems Tech Solutions Srv, US South Region
11 income tax records
$101,500/yr
$89K – $112K
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Booz Allen Hamilton, US South Region
18 income tax records
$93,000/yr
$85K – $113K
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CACI International, US South Region
20 income tax records
$89,000/yr
$81K – $111K

Defense Contractor demographics in US South Region

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37% are single
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63% are married
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47% have kids
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66% own a home

Defense Contractor salaries by age in US South Region

$0
$29,875
$59,750
$89,625
$119,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Defense Contractors in US South Region

506 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a defense contractor in US South Region is $96,000 per year. Defense contractor salaries in US South Region can vary between $39,000 to $210,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 506 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as defense contractor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for defense contractors in US South Region: Lockheed Martin ($120,500 a year), Leidos ($108,500 a year), and General Dynamics Information ($105,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for defense contractors in US South Region: Huntsville Metro Area, AL ($134,500 a year), Dallas Metro Area, TX ($115,000 a year), and Washington Metro Area, DC ($113,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.