Education Programmer - Federal Salaries of 2017
Pay Rates for "Education Programmer"How much does an Education Programmer in the federal government get paid? $112,588.42* *Based on the 2017 average.
Education Programmer was the 223rd most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2017, with 544 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.
In 2017, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Education Program, with an average salary of $95,541.
Government Education Program jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Education Program job is GS-6, 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.
This occupation covers professional education positions that involve promoting, coordinating, and improving education policies, programs, standards, activities, and opportunities in accordance with national policies and objectives. Positions in this occupation primarily involve the performance, supervision, or formulation and implementation of policy concerning education problems and issues. These positions require a professional knowledge of education theories, principles, processes, and practices at early childhood, elementary, secondary, or post secondary levels, or in adult or continuing education. They also require a knowledge of the Federal Government's interrelationships with State and local educational agencies or with public and private postsecondary institutions.
Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) professions fall under this job category. Due to the growing focus of them STEM fields, individuals in this job category tend to advance more quickly than employees in the other job categories. Jobs in this category are being added quickly and many organizations have trouble finding qualified individuals. Individuals in this job category typically recieve pormotions of 2 grade increases at a time until they reach GS-12.
Agencies that have hired an Education Programmer
Education Programmer Pay Distribution
The average pay for an Education Programmer is $112,588.42. The highest paid Education Programmer made $199,700 in 2017.
Common Education Programmer Payscales
|Payscale||Number of Education Program Employees|
|GS - General Schedule||528|
|AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E||7|
|FP - Foreign Service Personnel||3|
|EX - Executive Pay||2|
|EI - Advisory Committee Member (other)||1|
|ES - Senior Executive Service||1|
|GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns||1|
|FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan||1|
|Starting Paygrade:||$32,264.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-6, Step 1|
|Maximum Paygrade:||$136,659.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10|
|Category:||Professional and Scientific|
|Occupation Family:||1700 EDUCATION GROUP|
Other Jobs at the GS-6 Paygrade
GS-6 is the starting paygrade for Education Program jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-6 paygrade.
|Occupation||Occupation Category||Starting Paygrade||Maximum Paygrade|
|Operations Research||Professional and Scientific||GS-6||GS-15|
|Ecology||Professional and Scientific||GS-6||GS-15|
|Physical Science Technician||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Medical Technician||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Cash Processing||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
Average Education Program Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017
In 2004, the average pay for an Education Programmer was $91,875. Since then, the average pay has increased to $112,588 in 2017.
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