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Budget Analyst - Federal Salaries of 2007

Pay Rates for "Budget Analyst"

How much does a Budget Analyst in the federal government get paid? $80,701.38* *Based on the 2007 average.
5,490 EMPLOYEES
$442.89M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Budget Analyst was the 50th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2007, with 5,490 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2007, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Budget Analysis, with an average salary of $67,292.

Government Budget Analysis jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Budget Analysis 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

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 a Budget Analyst

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Veterans Health Administration 349 $67,291.87
Internal Revenue Service 330 $86,074.22
Forest Service 320 $65,187.33
National Park Service 248 $62,314.06
Department of Energy 235 $95,736.88
Department of State 216 $89,351.46
Public Buildings Service 215 $75,003.47
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 167 $87,707.96
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 139 $79,496.44
National Institutes of Health 136 $94,193.35
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 132 $72,952.89
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 126 $64,778.33
Natural Resources Conservation Service 102 $70,056.19
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 99 $61,345.29
Federal Bureau of Investigation 97 $82,914.39
Environmental Protection Agency 93 $84,485.95
Social Security Administration 83 $83,665.20
U.S. Marshals Service 81 $70,122.69
Offices, Boards and Divisions 80 $98,039.39
Bureau of Reclamation 80 $66,765.11
Geological Survey 80 $63,821.99
Indian Health Service 71 $57,797.35
Bureau of Land Management 68 $68,423.00
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 65 $70,332.77
U.S. Coast Guard 64 $74,117.09
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 54 $95,881.06
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 51 $101,022.10
Rural Housing Service 47 $72,218.68
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 46 $84,353.37
Indian Affairs 44 $69,276.16
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 40 $98,425.50
Food and Drug Administration 40 $88,844.33
Veterans Benefits Administration 36 $71,479.14
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 35 $89,863.46
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 34 $86,153.06
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 34 $100,131.18
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 31 $94,437.94
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (General Services Administration) 31 $94,237.94
Bureau of the Census 30 $78,229.87
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 29 $101,887.21
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 29 $84,135.07
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 28 $85,534.89
Headquarters, Nasa 28 $100,409.21
Drug Enforcement Administration 28 $73,567.36
Agricultural Research Service 27 $75,856.44
Departmental Offices 26 $82,337.85
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 26 $97,936.54
Farm Service Agency 25 $92,321.72
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 25 $93,442.28
Administration for Children and Families 25 $89,913.88
Food and Nutrition Service 24 $82,631.21
Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development 24 $123,685.00
Office of Management and Budget 23 $112,396.26
Employment and Training Administration 21 $84,899.76
Patent and Trademark Office 20 $77,793.25
Health Resources and Services Administration 20 $99,175.95
John F. Kennedy Space Center 19 $50,483.47
National Cemetery Administration 19 $70,100.74
Ames Research Center 18 $88,322.94
Peace Corps 17 $84,731.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Budget 17 $112,758.82
Agricultural Marketing Service 16 $75,930.63
Agency for International Development 16 $101,908.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 16 $87,913.88
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 15 $81,985.87
Food Safety and Inspection Service 15 $87,205.93
Office of Budget and Program Analysis 15 $109,481.47
National Institute of Standards and Technology 15 $93,609.40
Financial Management Service 14 $78,280.93
Federal Emergency Management Agency 14 $91,971.50
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 14 $91,468.71
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 13 $97,630.92
Transportation Security Administration 13 $93,845.15
Bureau of Labor Statistics 13 $72,781.54
Federal Acquisition Service 13 $77,768.23
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 12 $79,119.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 11 $79,784.73
National Archives and Records Administration 11 $78,617.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 11 $104,777.82
Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing 11 $92,295.45
Small Business Administration 10 $104,022.00
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 10 $83,658.90
Broadcasting Board of Governors 10 $97,323.10
Office of Justice Programs 10 $87,255.70
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 9 $96,209.78
Office of Personnel Management 9 $97,354.78
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 9 $65,475.44
International Trade Administration 8 $89,213.63
U.S. Secret Service 8 $87,744.50
Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner 8 $99,076.75
Langley Research Center 8 $80,921.75
Bureau of the Public Debt 8 $64,915.88
Office of Administration 7 $109,466.43
National Agricultural Statistics Service 7 $63,519.57
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 7 $89,086.43
Federal Transit Administration 7 $95,731.43
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 7 $94,683.57
Program Support Center 6 $83,693.83
Foreign Agricultural Service 6 $92,045.50
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 6 $95,694.67
Economic Research Service 6 $65,193.50
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 6 $110,526.50
Office of National Drug Control Policy 6 $106,091.67
Federal Highway Administration 6 $94,845.50
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 6 $83,788.67
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 6 $93,805.50
Executive Office for Immigration Review 6 $92,493.17
Employment Standards Administration 6 $103,241.83
Federal Trade Commission 6 $96,871.83
Assistant Secretary for Administration 5 $89,789.80
Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development 5 $107,507.60
National Science Foundation 5 $119,069.80
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Agriculture) 5 $89,087.00
National Labor Relations Board 5 $99,717.80
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 5 $123,278.20
Federal Student Aid 5 $121,506.80
Railroad Retirement Board 5 $102,847.00
Federal Communications Commission 5 $106,622.60
Federal Aviation Administration 5 $73,543.40
Office of the Director 5 $88,489.60
Maritime Administration 5 $65,900.00
Offices of the Regional Administrators 5 $74,670.80
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 5 $91,663.60
Office of Comptroller of Currency 5 $113,450.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 5 $75,325.20
Office of Inspector General (General Services Administration) 4 $86,231.75
Federal Railroad Administration 4 $102,164.50
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 4 $82,755.00
General Counsel (Department of Veterans Affairs) 4 $74,980.25
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Office of Resolution Management 4 $82,394.50
Department of Homeland Security 4 $98,513.25
Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity 4 $109,405.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 4 $80,998.75
National Telecommunications and Information Administration 4 $111,839.50
Employee Benefits Security Administration 4 $72,811.25
Office of Secretary of Transportation 3 $100,334.67
U.S. Trustee Program 3 $113,771.67
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 3 $91,098.67
Mine Safety and Health Administration 3 $91,138.67
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 3 $113,990.33
Office for Civil Rights 3 $94,793.33
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 3 $72,344.67
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Service 3 $82,044.00
National Endowment for the Arts 3 $83,008.00
Office of Postsecondary Education 3 $108,416.00
Bureau of Economic Analysis 3 $84,786.33
Institute of Education Sciences 3 $98,522.33
National Technical Information Service 3 $105,052.33
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 3 $107,419.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 3 $86,250.00
Pretrial Services Agency 3 $116,560.33
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Interior) 3 $75,525.00
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 3 $53,646.33
Corporation for National and Community Service 3 $82,746.00
National Transportation Safety Board 3 $129,135.00
Government Printing Office 3 $111,654.67
Minority Business Development Agency 2 $90,765.50
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 2 $83,367.50
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Commerce) 2 $87,225.50
Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Resolution 2 $132,844.00
Economics and Statistics Administration 2 $104,767.50
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Education) 2 $119,228.00
National Credit Union Administration 2 $111,860.00
Office of Management (Department of Education) 2 $87,219.50
Goddard Space Flight Center 2 $59,601.00
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 2 $102,158.00
National Gallery of Art 2 $122,072.00
Overseas Private Investment Corporation 2 $118,832.00
Selective Service System 2 $109,466.50
Presidio Trust 2 $80,056.50
Risk Management Agency 2 $81,925.50
U.S. Mint 2 $66,686.00
Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer 2 $81,586.50
Office of the General Counsel (Department of Agriculture) 2 $100,144.00
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 2 $98,638.50
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 2 $99,988.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 2 $72,451.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Treasury) 2 $108,323.50
Administration for Community Living 2 $112,299.00
National Endowment for the Humanities 2 $81,264.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 2 $79,760.00
National Appeals Division 1 $66,767.00
Advisory Council on Historic Preservation 1 $59,421.00
Immigration Office of Secretary of Education 1 $109,459.00
Armed Forces Retirement Home 1 $55,706.00
Institute of Museum and Library Services 1 $93,822.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $96,950.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Education) 1 $87,338.00
Consumer Product Safety Commission 1 $75,671.00
Merit Systems Protection Board 1 $121,967.00
Office of Field Policy and Management 1 $132,435.00
Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools 1 $115,713.00
U.S. International Trade Commission 1 $103,220.00
Commission on Civil Rights 1 $47,576.00
Office of Healthy Homes & Lead Hazard Control 1 $87,338.00
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 1 $118,840.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 1 $115,848.00
Economic Development Administration 1 $87,338.00
Office of the Chief Procurement Officer 1 $121,399.00
National Institute for Literacy 1 $116,500.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Transportation) 1 $71,219.00
Bureau of Industry and Security 1 $79,397.00
Government National Mortgage Association 1 $136,114.00
National Assessment Governing Board 1 $104,704.00
Office of Thrift Supervision 1 $97,569.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 1 $103,204.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1 $56,499.00
Office of Science and Technology Policy 1 $95,279.00
Federal Election Commission 1 $128,757.00
Farm Credit Administration 1 $83,586.00
Assistant Secretary for Diversity & Inclusion 1 $100,077.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 1 $103,204.00
Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service 1 $68,854.00
Civil Rights 1 $103,204.00
Community Relations Service 1 $55,706.00
Office of Government Ethics 1 $115,713.00
Departmental Administration 1 $71,219.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Labor) 1 $63,135.00
John C. Stennis Space Center 1 $44,094.00

Budget Analyst Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Budget Analyst is $80,701.38. The highest paid Budget Analyst made $200,664 in 2007.

Common Budget Analyst Payscales

Payscale Number of Budget Analysis Employees
GS - General Schedule 5,037
ZA - Administrative 166
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 79
ES - Senior Executive Service 52
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 29
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 27
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 17
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 17
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 13
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 11
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 5
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 5
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 5
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 5
SL - Senior Level Positions 4
CG - Corporate Graded 3
NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation 3
PG - Printing Office Grades 2
CU - Credit Union Employees 2
PD - Treasury Demonstration Project Positions 2
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 2
TG - Ofc Of Thrift Supervision Salary Schedul 1
VH - Professional, Admin., And Managerial 1
GE - Gpo Emp Formerly Under Pay Plan Sl 1
SN - Senior Level System 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: 0500 ACCOUNTING AND BUDGET GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade

GS-4 is the starting paygrade for Budget Analysis 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
Cash ProcessingClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Equal Opportunity ComplianceAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Irrigation System OperationTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Explosives SafetyAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
RealtyAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15

Average Budget Analysis Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a Budget Analyst was $72,911. Since then, the average pay has increased to $99,238 in 2017.


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 0560.

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