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Compliance Inspector - Federal Salaries of 2007

Pay Rates for "Compliance Inspector"

How much does a Compliance Inspector in the federal government get paid? $35,055.66* *Based on the 2007 average.

Compliance Inspector was the 3rd most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2007, with 53,632 employed. The most common payscale was the trans security admin emp other than exec payscale.

In 2007, the Transportation Security Administration hired the most employees titled Compliance Inspection And Support, with an average salary of $33,570.

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
Transportation Security Administration 46,494 $33,570.10
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 1,672 $43,360.83
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1,104 $42,197.49
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 1,042 $43,570.21
Internal Revenue Service 592 $43,057.35
Federal Bureau of Investigation 445 $48,728.99
U.S. Secret Service 442 $51,949.48
Drug Enforcement Administration 364 $46,701.66
Forest Service 299 $54,154.27
Office of Personnel Management 219 $38,695.88
Employment Standards Administration 161 $42,656.83
Mine Safety and Health Administration 136 $39,084.71
Federal Aviation Administration 112 $49,320.57
U.S. Marshals Service 95 $51,134.87
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 82 $39,516.17
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 56 $46,112.38
Bureau of Land Management 49 $41,718.16
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 33 $49,362.85
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 32 $51,439.31
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 21 $32,948.57
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 20 $45,712.10
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 20 $38,891.80
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 17 $47,446.47
Employee Benefits Security Administration 17 $40,963.35
Securities and Exchange Commission 16 $53,918.88
Federal Trade Commission 15 $55,340.53
Department of State 13 $41,982.85
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 11 $46,064.55
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 10 $61,887.20
Food and Nutrition Service 7 $42,905.29
Consumer Product Safety Commission 5 $51,518.40
Bureau of Industry and Security 4 $57,166.75
Indian Affairs 3 $35,389.33
Office of Inspector General (Department of Education) 3 $55,708.33
International Trade Administration 2 $47,050.50
Railroad Retirement Board 2 $52,310.50
U.S. Coast Guard 2 $43,121.50
National Park Service 2 $51,859.50
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 2 $54,666.50
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 2 $55,371.50
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $58,490.00
National Gallery of Art 1 $50,025.00
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 1 $55,249.00
Risk Management Agency 1 $23,053.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Commerce) 1 $38,388.00
Department of Justice 1 $0.00
Veterans Health Administration 1 $44,732.00
Corporation for National and Community Service 1 $59,189.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Labor) 1 $47,819.00

Compliance Inspector Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Compliance Inspector is $35,055.66.

Common Compliance Inspector Payscales

Payscale Number of Compliance Inspection And Support Employees
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 46,494
GS - General Schedule 6,497
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 455
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 96
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 24
ZS - Administrative Support 20
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 16
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 16
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 10
CG - Corporate Graded 2
EG - Consultant (other) 1
NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation 1

Starting Paygrade: $18,785.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $57,015.00 / 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 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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