25 Highest Annual Salaries in Government

25 Highest Annual Salaries in Government

Searching for a high paying government job? Make sure you're looking in the right places.

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

3) Financial Manager – $101,022

Significant Points:
• Almost every government agency has one or more financial managers.
• New York is the top paying state for financial managers. New York is also the state which employs the most financial managers.
• Financial managers commonly work long hours, often up to 50 or 60 per week.

Departments with High Demand:
ArmyDepartment of Veterans AffairsDepartment of Treasury

Projected Growth: 13%

Employees Needed: 64,000

Average Education Level: College or Higher

Internship Opportunities:
The Office of the Comptroller of Currency offers a Financial Management Internship Program for high-caliber undergraduate and graduate level students.

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