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Government Affairs Director Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$170,419 (USD)

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The average pay for a Government Affairs Director is $170,419 a year and $82 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Government Affairs Director is between $117,545 and $212,380. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Government Affairs Director. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Directs various phases of government relations.
  • Directs, develops, coordinates, and advises on internal policies related to external affairs.
  • Represents the organization in government matters.
  • Meets with government officials or other external partners to resolve grievances and advance positions.
Government Affairs Director Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Public Relations and Fundraising Managers

Job family population: 67,300

Estimated population of Government Affairs Director jobs: 5,415

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Government Affairs Director Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Government Affairs Director
Jun 11
East Brunswick, United States
LS Power Development, LLC
We are currently seeking a Government Affairs Director based out of our East Brunswick, NJ office. This individual will examine how new and evolving government regulations will potentially impact the ...
Director, Global Public Affairs
Apr 23
New York, NY, USA
The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.
... Director, Global Public Affairs to develop and execute the Public Affairs strategy to further ... in government and/or a multi-branded retail company or other industry with high-profile consumer ...
Director, US Science Communications
May 31
New York, NY, USA
Juul Labs
The Director, Science Communications, Americas will also play a central role in liaising between the Scientific Affairs, Legal, Strategic Finance, and Government Affairs teams, helping those groups ...
Transportation and Energy Business Advisor (Attaché)
Jun 17
New York, NY, USA
Québec Government Office in New York
Under the authority of the Economic Affairs Director of the Québec Governmnent Office in New York ... Experience in government/diplomatic skills to explain, defend, coordinate and negotiate Québec ...
Director, Policy Communications
May 21
New York, NY, USA
Juul Labs
The Director, Policy Communications role will report directly to the Vice President, Policy ... Government Affairs / Policy * Investor Relations * Corporate Social Responsibility * Litigation ...
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