Audiovisual Producer - Federal Salaries of 2008

Pay Rates for "Audiovisual Producer"

How much does an Audiovisual Producer in the federal government get paid? $84,230.26* *Based on the 2008 average.

Audiovisual Producer was the 212th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2008, with 601 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2008, the Broadcasting Board of Governors hired the most employees titled Audiovisual Production, with an average salary of $87,558.

Government Audiovisual Production jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Audiovisual Production job is GS-4, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-15. Remember that the starting and maximum yearly pay listed above reflect base pay only - your actual salary will be higher based on the Locality Pay Adjustment for the area in which you work.

Job Description

This occupation includes positions that involve supervising or performing work in the production of videotaped and live television programs; live and prerecorded radio broadcasts; motion picture films; broadcast type closed circuit teleconferences; and other similar productions, such as slide shows with sound accompaniments. The work requires the ability to plan, organize, and direct the work of writers, editors, actors, narrators, musicians, set designers, audio and lighting technicians, camera operators, and other associated technical personnel to produce, select, and arrange the actions, sounds, and visual effects required for the finished production.

Administrative and Management positions have a wide range of responsibilities. Management does not refer specifically to supervisors who directly manage organizations or teams. Rather jobs in this category deal with managing systems or processes such as finances, security systems, training programs, or marketing. For employees in this job category, promotions are typically given 2 grade increments at a time until GS-12 is reached.

Agencies that have hired an Audiovisual Producer

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Broadcasting Board of Governors 179 $87,557.74
Veterans Health Administration 81 $69,474.56
Social Security Administration 36 $82,708.89
Department of State 35 $90,467.49
Federal Aviation Administration 18 $71,374.72
National Park Service 17 $73,256.76
National Institutes of Health 16 $90,837.38
Internal Revenue Service 10 $99,468.30
Federal Bureau of Investigation 10 $87,547.90
Food and Drug Administration 9 $92,632.44
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9 $81,741.67
Bureau of Land Management 9 $72,528.11
Office of Communications (Department of Agriculture) 8 $98,259.63
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 8 $87,630.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 7 $96,209.71
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 6 $83,260.67
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 6 $70,598.00
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 6 $88,351.67
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 6 $79,135.83
Indian Health Service 5 $52,590.80
U.S. Secret Service 5 $103,059.60
Federal Emergency Management Agency 5 $92,305.80
Forest Service 5 $86,856.60
Offices, Boards and Divisions 5 $89,171.20
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 4 $94,071.50
Goddard Space Flight Center 4 $85,568.00
National Gallery of Art 4 $74,380.50
Transportation Security Administration 4 $75,551.75
Bureau of the Census 4 $75,580.50
Drug Enforcement Administration 4 $99,552.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 4 $79,752.75
Environmental Protection Agency 4 $90,164.75
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 3 $76,831.33
Office of Public Affairs 3 $106,085.67
Federal Communications Commission 3 $100,158.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 3 $107,729.67
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars 3 $101,654.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 3 $103,613.33
Office of Secretary of Transportation 2 $65,534.50
U.S. Mint 2 $76,596.00
Departmental Administration 2 $70,149.50
Natural Resources Conservation Service 2 $101,423.00
Food Safety and Inspection Service 2 $80,268.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 2 $94,365.50
Office of Justice Programs 2 $62,259.50
Assistant Secretary for Administration 2 $80,401.00
Office of Communications and Outreach 2 $82,177.50
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 2 $69,107.00
Office of Citizen Services and Communicatns 2 $119,523.00
Bureau of Reclamation 2 $68,147.50
National Science Foundation 2 $117,648.00
Ames Research Center 2 $112,840.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 1 $82,159.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 1 $79,068.00
National Endowment for the Arts 1 $88,493.00
Health Resources and Services Administration 1 $114,872.00
Agency for International Development 1 $88,372.00
Government Printing Office 1 $62,546.00
National Institute of Standards and Technology 1 $127,442.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $120,907.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 1 $146,071.00
Langley Research Center 1 $100,976.00
U.S. Coast Guard 1 $76,203.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 1 $96,165.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 1 $84,272.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $84,711.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 1 $104,188.00
Office of Personnel Management 1 $58,206.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1 $72,090.00
Peace Corps 1 $87,773.00
Public Buildings Service 1 $84,820.00
Consumer Product Safety Commission 1 $48,108.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 1 $91,259.00
Federal Acquisition Service 1 $107,574.00

Audiovisual Producer Pay Distribution

The average pay for an Audiovisual Producer is $84,230.26. The highest paid Audiovisual Producer made $150,000 in 2008.

Common Audiovisual Producer Payscales

Payscale Number of Audiovisual Production Employees
GS - General Schedule 542
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 21
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 9
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 9
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 7
ZA - Administrative 4
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 4
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 3
PG - Printing Office Grades 1
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 1

Starting Paygrade: $26,233.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $138,572.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10
Category: Administrative and Management
Occupation Family: 1000 INFORMATION AND ARTS GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade

GS-4 is the starting paygrade for Audiovisual Production jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-4 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Commissary ManagementAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Land Law ExaminingAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Railroad Retirement Claims ExaminingAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Forestry TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Clothing DesignAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15

Average Audiovisual Production Pay Trend from 2004 to 2018

In 2004, the average pay for an Audiovisual Producer was $72,948. Since then, the average pay has increased to $99,104 in 2018.

Data Sources

The information provided on these pages is sourced from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Enterprise Human Resources Integration (EHRI) dataset. Postal Service data is managed exclusively by the USPS . All information is displayed unmodified and as provided by the source agency.

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The series code of this occupation is 1071.

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