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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)
















4) General Engineer – $100,051

Significant Points:
• A bachelor’s degree in engineering is required for most entry-level jobs.
• Starting salaries are among the highest of all college graduates.

Departments with High Demand:
Department of EnergyDepartment of the Interior

Projected Growth: 11%

Employees Needed: 160,000

Average Education Level: College or Higher

Internship Opportunities:
The National Institute of Health offers a Biomedical Engineering Summer Internship Program.


[Search for Engineering Jobs by GS Series Number: 0801]



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