Government Employee salary in New York

Average salary
Based on 675 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Government Employees make?
The average total salary for a Government Employee is $74,500 per year. This is based on data from 675 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Government Employee and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Government Employee salary can vary between $36,000 to $149,500 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 company

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
US Department Of State, New York
13 income tax records
$76K – $242K
National Finance Center, New York
81 income tax records
$43K – $142K
Department Of The Interior, New York
22 income tax records
$61K – $155K
The City Of New York, New York
133 income tax records
$41K – $154K
State Of New York, New York
178 income tax records
$41K – $127K
USPS, New York
14 income tax records
$56K – $92K
US Department Of Defense, New York
42 income tax records
$23K – $103K

Government Employee demographics in New York

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60% are single
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40% are married
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35% have kids
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40% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Government Employees in New York

675 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a government employee in New York is $74,500 per year. Government employee salaries in New York can vary between $36,000 to $149,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 675 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as government employee.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for government employees in New York: US Department of State ($121,500 a year), National Finance Center ($92,500 a year), and Department of The Interior ($92,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for government employees in New York: New York, NY ($104,000 a year), Staten Island, NY ($91,500 a year), and Brooklyn, NY ($86,500 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.