Government Employee salary in Arlington County, VA

Average salary
Based on 217 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Government Employees make?
The average total salary for a Government Employee is $117,000 per year. This is based on data from 217 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Government Employee and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Government Employee salary can vary between $56,000 to $181,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Government Employee salary by location

Government Employee salary by company

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Salary range**
US Department Of Defense, Arlington County, VA
51 income tax records
$80K – $179K
Department Of The Interior, Arlington County, VA
18 income tax records
$46K – $177K
National Finance Center, Arlington County, VA
64 income tax records
$61K – $175K
US Department Of State, Arlington County, VA
40 income tax records
$62K – $168K

Government Employee demographics in Arlington County, VA

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57% are single
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43% are married
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33% have kids
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56% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Government Employees in Arlington County, VA

217 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a government employee in Arlington County, VA is $117,000 per year. Government employee salaries in Arlington County, VA can vary between $56,000 to $181,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 217 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as government employee.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for government employees in Arlington County, VA: US Department of Defense ($131,500 a year), Department of The Interior ($129,000 a year), and National Finance Center ($115,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for government employees in Arlington County, VA: Gainesville, VA ($136,000 a year), Bristow, VA ($132,000 a year), and La Plata, MD ($132,000 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.