State Government Employee salary in US South Region

Average salary
$39,500/yr
Based on 1,967 income tax records
$21,000
$86,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$21,000
$86,500
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 State Government Employees make?
The average total salary for a State Government Employee is $39,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,967 TurboTax users who reported their job as State Government Employee and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. State Government Employee salary can vary between $21,000 to $86,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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State Government Employee salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Washington Metro Area, DC
31 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$38K – $66K
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Richmond Metro Area, VA
48 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$41K – $69K
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Philadelphia Metro Area, PA
66 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$37K – $66K
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Baton Rouge Metro Area, LA
48 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$37K – $57K
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Raleigh Metro Area, NC
55 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$37K – $60K
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Austin Metro Area, TX
184 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$38K – $64K
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Nashville Metro Area, TN
61 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$37K – $56K
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Oklahoma City Metro Area, OK
54 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$38K – $52K
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New Orleans Metro Area, LA
10 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$39K – $54K
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Dallas Metro Area, TX
26 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$37K – $56K
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Baltimore Metro Area, MD
67 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$38K – $58K
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Tallahassee Metro Area, FL
176 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$34K – $50K
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Orlando Metro Area, FL
15 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$35K – $47K
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San Antonio Metro Area, TX
18 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$34K – $50K
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Atlanta Metro Area, GA
38 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$29K – $56K
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Little Rock Metro Area, AR
64 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$32K – $51K
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Louisville Metro Area, KY
10 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$35K – $49K
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Charlotte Metro Area, NC
12 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$34K – $52K
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Montgomery Metro Area, AL
43 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$31K – $55K
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Charleston Metro Area, WV
27 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$29K – $50K
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Jackson Metro Area, MS
17 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$30K – $57K
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Miami Metro Area, FL
20 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$28K – $45K
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Lexington Metro Area, KY
13 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$35K – $45K
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Salisbury Metro Area, MD
15 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$33K – $49K
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Hickory Metro Area, NC
10 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$31K – $45K
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Columbia Metro Area, SC
45 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$29K – $46K
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Tampa Metro Area, FL
32 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$30K – $41K
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Clarksville Metro Area, TN
14 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$27K – $42K
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Houston Metro Area, TX
23 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$31K – $46K
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Jacksonville Metro Area, FL
11 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$27K – $39K

State Government Employee salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Comptroller Of Public Accounts, US South Region
18 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$39K – $68K
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State Of Georgia, US South Region
11 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$42K – $71K
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State Accounting Office, US South Region
17 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$40K – $60K
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Dept Of Family Protective Svc, US South Region
32 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$39K – $53K
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State Of Louisiana, US South Region
80 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$34K – $55K
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US Department Of Health & Human Services, US South Region
61 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$38K – $50K
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State Of North Carolina, US South Region
100 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$35K – $52K
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State Of Maryland, US South Region
97 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$37K – $56K
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State Of Tennessee, US South Region
103 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$32K – $50K
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State Of Texas, US South Region
43 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$33K – $45K
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State Of Arkansas, US South Region
87 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$32K – $48K
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Office Of The Attorney General, US South Region
16 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$36K – $44K
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US Department Of Health And Human Services, US South Region
97 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$31K – $43K
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Department Of Corrections, US South Region
89 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$30K – $45K
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State Of Florida, US South Region
284 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$31K – $47K
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State Of Delaware, US South Region
47 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$31K – $54K
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State Of West Virginia, US South Region
49 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$29K – $50K
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Virginia Dept Of Transportation, US South Region
14 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$33K – $49K
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State Of Alabama, US South Region
73 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$29K – $45K
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Department Of Public Safety, US South Region
15 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$29K – $39K
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State Of South Carolina, US South Region
68 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$27K – $43K
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State Of Mississippi, US South Region
30 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$24K – $37K

State Government Employee demographics in US South Region

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55% are single
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45% are married
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43% have kids
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48% own a home

State Government Employee salaries by age in US South Region

$0
$10,625
$21,250
$31,875
$42,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for State Government Employees in US South Region

1,967 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a state government employee in US South Region is $39,500 per year. State government employee salaries in US South Region can vary between $21,000 to $86,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,967 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as state government employee.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for state government employees in US South Region: Comptroller of Public Accounts ($53,500 a year), State of Georgia ($53,000 a year), and State Accounting Office ($52,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for state government employees in US South Region: Washington Metro Area, DC ($51,500 a year), Richmond Metro Area, VA ($51,000 a year), and Philadelphia Metro Area, PA ($50,000 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.