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Compliance Inspector - Federal Salaries of 2004

Pay Rates for "Compliance Inspector"

How much does a Compliance Inspector in the federal government get paid? $40,967.58* *Based on the 2004 average.
6,297 EMPLOYEES
$257.4M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Compliance Inspector was the 44th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2004, with 6,297 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2004, the Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement hired the most employees titled Compliance Inspection And Support, with an average salary of $37,600.

Government Compliance Inspection And Support jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Compliance Inspection And Support job is GS-1, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-9. 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 perform or supervise inspectional or technical support work in assuring compliance with or enforcement of Federal law, regulations, or other mandatory guidelines and that are not classifiable to another, more specific, occupational occupation. The work requires a knowledge of prescribed procedures, established techniques, directly applicable guidelines, and pertinent characteristics of regulated items or activities.

Clerical, secretary, and administrative positions fall under this category. No specialized technical background is needed for positions in this category except for stenographers which require a proficiency exam before being hired. Strong organizational and communication skills are the primary requirements for this job category. Military experience can often be applied as relevant experience when calculating starting grade. Employees in the job category receive promotions of 1 grade increase at a time.

Agencies that have hired a Compliance Inspector

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1,212 $37,600.33
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 1,046 $41,261.85
Federal Bureau of Investigation 637 $42,396.31
Internal Revenue Service 633 $38,318.21
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 486 $38,842.85
U.S. Secret Service 430 $46,214.52
Forest Service 411 $48,379.60
Drug Enforcement Administration 368 $42,503.20
Employment Standards Administration 159 $38,484.19
Mine Safety and Health Administration 142 $35,914.90
U.S. Marshals Service 123 $45,276.98
Federal Aviation Administration 116 $43,929.78
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 91 $36,182.81
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 69 $41,790.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 68 $43,267.90
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 36 $42,976.00
Bureau of Land Management 31 $38,434.29
Office of Personnel Management 20 $31,853.30
Food Safety and Inspection Service 20 $54,523.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 20 $36,619.60
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 19 $30,639.26
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 18 $33,273.89
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 18 $42,375.83
Securities and Exchange Commission 16 $47,309.69
Federal Trade Commission 15 $51,440.73
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 14 $54,627.50
Department of State 11 $40,191.91
Food and Nutrition Service 7 $36,869.71
International Trade Administration 6 $42,349.67
Bureau of Industry and Security 6 $49,713.33
Food and Drug Administration 6 $39,901.50
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 5 $44,055.40
Transportation Security Administration 5 $40,530.00
Indian Affairs 4 $29,668.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Education) 3 $51,573.67
National Transportation Safety Board 3 $29,429.67
Veterans Health Administration 3 $39,244.00
Consumer Product Safety Commission 2 $41,085.50
National Park Service 2 $47,117.50
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 2 $47,760.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Labor) 2 $36,838.50
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 2 $57,820.00
Railroad Retirement Board 1 $49,473.00
National Gallery of Art 1 $41,020.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Treasury) 1 $49,216.00
Office of Special Counsel 1 $48,152.00
U.S. Coast Guard 1 $41,612.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 1 $44,519.00
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 1 $38,347.00
Bureau of Reclamation 1 $28,480.00
Corporation for National and Community Service 1 $51,017.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $53,402.00

Compliance Inspector Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Compliance Inspector is $40,967.58.

Common Compliance Inspector Payscales

Payscale Number of Compliance Inspection And Support Employees
GS - General Schedule 6,139
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 106
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 16
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 14
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 10
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 5
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 4
CG - Corporate Graded 2
NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation 1

Starting Paygrade: $19,048.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $57,809.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-9, Step 10
Category: Clerical and Administrative Support
Occupation Family: 1800 INSPECTION, INVESTIGATION, ENFORCEMENT, AND COMPLIANCE GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-1 Paygrade

GS-1 is the starting paygrade for Compliance Inspection and Support jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-1 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Supply Clerical and TechnicianClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Computer Clerk and AssistantClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Equipment OperatorClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Medical TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Environmental Health TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9

Average Compliance Inspection And Support Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a Compliance Inspector was $40,968. Since then, the average pay has decreased to $378 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 1802.

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