Government Employee salary in Tennessee

Average salary
Based on 265 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Government Employees make?
The average total salary for a Government Employee is $59,000 per year. This is based on data from 265 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Government Employee and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Government Employee salary can vary between $27,000 to $133,500 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

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Salary range**
National Finance Center, Tennessee
23 income tax records
$37K – $133K
US Department Of Defense, Tennessee
73 income tax records
$37K – $127K
Metropolitan Government Of Nashville And Davidson County, Tennessee
24 income tax records
$37K – $91K
State Of Tennessee, Tennessee
49 income tax records
$33K – $97K

Government Employee demographics in Tennessee

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39% are single
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61% are married
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52% have kids
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63% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Government Employees in Tennessee

265 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a government employee in Tennessee is $59,000 per year. Government employee salaries in Tennessee can vary between $27,000 to $133,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 265 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as government employee.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for government employees in Tennessee: National Finance Center ($89,000 a year), US Department of Defense ($67,000 a year), and Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County ($58,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for government employees in Tennessee: Murfreesboro, TN ($73,000 a year), Clarksville, TN ($65,000 a year), and Nashville, TN ($58,500 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.