25 Highest Annual Salaries in Government

25 Highest Annual Salaries in Government

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Kyle Stone | Associate Editor, GovCentral (Source: OPM)

1) Astronomer – $116,072

In Demand Occupations:
Aeronautical Imagery | Feature Analyst
Aeronautical Analyst
NASA Astronaut
• Airline Pilots and Flight Engineers
• Aerospace Engineers

Departments with High Demand:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Air Force

Projected Growth: 9% – 17%
Employees Needed: 27,000
Average Education Level: College or Higher

Internship Opportunities:
NASA’s critically acclaimed internship program is largely
considered one of the Top 10 Government Internships currently available.

[Search for Astronomer Jobs by GS Series Number: 1330]

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