Audiovisual Producer - Federal Salaries of 2016

Pay Rates for "Audiovisual Producer"

How much does an Audiovisual Producer in the federal government get paid? $96,087.84* *Based on the 2016 average.

Audiovisual Producer was the 215th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 614 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2016, the Broadcasting Board of Governors hired the most employees titled Audiovisual Production, with an average salary of $101,723.

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 192 $101,723.02
Veterans Health Administration 72 $78,043.35
Social Security Administration 38 $92,649.89
Department of State 37 $98,234.70
Food and Drug Administration 15 $104,010.87
National Institutes of Health 15 $99,044.93
National Park Service 14 $74,580.29
Federal Aviation Administration 13 $75,542.54
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 13 $103,881.77
Federal Bureau of Investigation 10 $108,795.80
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 8 $107,928.13
National Gallery of Art 8 $94,714.00
Patent and Trademark Office 8 $90,167.75
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 8 $96,607.00
Office of Communications (Department of Agriculture) 8 $122,292.00
Bureau of Land Management 8 $81,498.63
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 7 $88,999.00
Environmental Protection Agency 6 $107,262.00
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 6 $79,710.83
Internal Revenue Service 5 $113,649.60
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 5 $110,910.60
U.S. Secret Service 5 $104,725.20
Bureau of the Census 5 $89,817.00
Transportation Security Administration 5 $73,583.80
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 4 $99,314.00
Health Resources and Services Administration 4 $118,985.75
Offices, Boards and Divisions 4 $108,273.50
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 4 $79,317.75
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 4 $93,227.00
Indian Health Service 4 $54,993.00
Office of Public Affairs 3 $96,382.67
Mine Safety and Health Administration 3 $92,150.33
Federal Emergency Management Agency 3 $95,800.67
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 3 $95,001.67
Goddard Space Flight Center 3 $105,770.00
Forest Service 3 $104,132.33
Office of Communications and Outreach 3 $104,933.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 3 $89,876.33
Assistant Secretary for Administration 3 $88,682.33
Langley Research Center 3 $95,576.67
Federal Communications Commission 3 $98,247.33
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 3 $86,648.33
National Endowment for the Arts 2 $94,078.50
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 2 $120,343.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 2 $102,582.00
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars 2 $94,627.00
National Transportation Safety Board 2 $93,681.00
Office of Justice Programs 2 $74,347.00
Office Cong & Intergovernmental Affairs & Gov Policy 2 $95,570.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 2 $101,486.00
National Science Foundation 2 $130,674.50
Food Safety and Inspection Service 2 $107,885.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 2 $123,511.50
U.S. Mint 2 $87,726.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 2 $114,477.50
Departmental Administration 1 $95,570.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 1 $114,415.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 1 $99,243.00
Bureau of Reclamation 1 $76,841.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 1 $164,559.00
Natural Resources Conservation Service 1 $110,226.00
Small Business Administration 1 $119,794.00
Consumer Product Safety Commission 1 $104,433.00
Office of Personnel Management 1 $91,604.00
National Archives and Records Administration 1 $88,021.00
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 1 $127,596.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 1 $98,153.00
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 1 $107,505.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 1 $123,070.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1 $99,629.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 1 $95,570.00
Ames Research Center 1 $154,000.00

Audiovisual Producer Pay Distribution

The average pay for an Audiovisual Producer is $96,087.84. The highest paid Audiovisual Producer made $164,559 in 2016.

Common Audiovisual Producer Payscales

Payscale Number of Audiovisual Production Employees
GS - General Schedule 578
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 15
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 11
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 5
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 2
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 1
ZA - Administrative 1
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 1

Starting Paygrade: $26,915.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $142,180.00 / 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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