Compliance Inspector - Federal Salaries of 2005

Pay Rates for "Compliance Inspector"

How much does a Compliance Inspector in the federal government get paid? $42,934.32* *Based on the 2005 average.

Compliance Inspector was the 45th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2005, with 6,082 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2005, the Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services hired the most employees titled Compliance Inspection And Support, with an average salary of $42,769.

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 Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 1,101 $42,768.59
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1,069 $39,989.65
Internal Revenue Service 609 $40,087.40
Federal Bureau of Investigation 548 $44,581.75
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 469 $41,038.77
U.S. Secret Service 455 $48,030.13
Forest Service 395 $50,301.21
Drug Enforcement Administration 380 $44,136.57
Employment Standards Administration 152 $41,078.31
Mine Safety and Health Administration 141 $37,367.74
U.S. Marshals Service 116 $47,635.40
Federal Aviation Administration 110 $46,497.06
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 89 $38,185.22
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 68 $43,169.99
Office of Personnel Management 65 $35,882.46
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 51 $47,494.63
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 34 $45,822.44
Bureau of Land Management 33 $40,436.03
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 20 $35,497.55
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 20 $43,032.35
Employee Benefits Security Administration 18 $38,847.50
Securities and Exchange Commission 17 $49,670.18
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 17 $31,993.06
Federal Trade Commission 15 $54,832.40
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 14 $56,556.50
Department of State 11 $41,516.91
Food and Nutrition Service 8 $39,879.13
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 7 $37,576.71
International Trade Administration 6 $44,709.00
Bureau of Industry and Security 6 $52,517.50
Food and Drug Administration 6 $41,935.67
Office of Inspector General (Department of Education) 4 $51,706.00
Transportation Security Administration 4 $40,390.25
Consumer Product Safety Commission 3 $44,910.33
Indian Affairs 3 $33,121.33
Veterans Health Administration 2 $42,936.50
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 2 $50,193.50
Railroad Retirement Board 2 $48,900.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 2 $58,999.00
National Park Service 2 $48,307.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $55,345.00
National Gallery of Art 1 $45,803.00
National Transportation Safety Board 1 $28,100.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Labor) 1 $41,468.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Commerce) 1 $35,093.00
U.S. Coast Guard 1 $45,397.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 1 $47,932.00
Corporation for National and Community Service 1 $54,124.00

Compliance Inspector Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Compliance Inspector is $42,934.32.

Common Compliance Inspector Payscales

Payscale Number of Compliance Inspection And Support Employees
GS - General Schedule 5,931
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 98
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 17
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 14
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 12
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 4
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 3
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

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 2018

In 2004, the average pay for a Compliance Inspector was $40,968. Since then, the average pay has decreased to $0 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 1802.

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