Education Programmer - Federal Salaries of 2005

Pay Rates for "Education Programmer"

How much does an Education Programmer in the federal government get paid? $94,533.57* *Based on the 2005 average.
518 EMPLOYEES
$48.97M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Education Programmer was the 240th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2005, with 518 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2005, the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education hired the most employees titled Education Program, with an average salary of $95,891.

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.

Job Description

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

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 99 $95,890.75
Office of Postsecondary Education 67 $101,098.57
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Service 57 $98,304.23
Veterans Health Administration 49 $72,816.20
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 33 $106,255.45
Office of English Language Acquisition 27 $88,039.22
Office of Innovation and Improvement 22 $108,538.32
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 22 $80,251.09
Department of State 18 $129,250.17
Indian Affairs 18 $81,823.22
Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools 18 $99,742.50
National Park Service 13 $59,784.38
Agency for International Development 7 $99,069.57
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 7 $60,018.57
Immigration Office of Secretary of Education 6 $132,586.33
Office of Communications and Outreach 6 $111,842.17
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 6 $92,676.17
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 5 $89,003.60
Ames Research Center 5 $109,783.60
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 3 $77,336.00
Institute of Education Sciences 3 $122,782.33
Goddard Space Flight Center 2 $94,166.50
John C. Stennis Space Center 2 $95,713.50
Office of Government Ethics 2 $90,695.50
Food and Drug Administration 2 $95,733.50
U.S. Coast Guard 2 $44,847.00
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 2 $56,804.00
Headquarters, Nasa 2 $75,627.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Office of Resolution Management 1 $94,386.00
National Cemetery Administration 1 $74,782.00
National Institute for Literacy 1 $64,981.00
National Assessment Governing Board 1 $146,597.00
Environmental Protection Agency 1 $92,614.00
National Institutes of Health 1 $124,740.00
Forest Service 1 $55,391.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 1 $100,152.00
Natural Resources Conservation Service 1 $135,555.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $114,344.00
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 1 $131,671.00
Langley Research Center 1 $72,035.00
Dryden Flight Research Center 1 $76,568.00

Education Programmer Pay Distribution

The average pay for an Education Programmer is $94,533.57. The highest paid Education Programmer made $180,100 in 2005.

Common Education Programmer Payscales

Payscale Number of Education Program Employees
GS - General Schedule 482
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 14
FE - Senior Foreign Service 8
ES - Senior Executive Service 6
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 4
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 2
EX - Executive Pay 1
EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109) 1

Starting Paygrade: $32,716.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-6, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $138,572.00 / 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 ResearchProfessional and ScientificGS-6GS-15
EcologyProfessional and ScientificGS-6GS-15
Physical Science TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Medical TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Cash ProcessingClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9

Average Education Program Pay Trend from 2004 to 2018

In 2004, the average pay for an Education Programmer was $91,875. Since then, the average pay has increased to $112,507 in 2018.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 1720.

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