Electronics Engineer - Federal Salaries of 2007

Pay Rates for "Electronics Engineer"

How much does an Electronics Engineer in the federal government get paid? $105,135.02* *Based on the 2007 average.
2,826 EMPLOYEES
$297.11M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Electronics Engineer was the 84th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2007, with 2,826 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2007, the Federal Aviation Administration hired the most employees titled Electronics Engineering, with an average salary of $105,142.

Government Electronics Engineering jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Electronics Engineering 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

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 Electronics Engineer

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Federal Aviation Administration 866 $105,141.59
Federal Communications Commission 273 $114,124.59
Goddard Space Flight Center 221 $104,046.01
Langley Research Center 134 $100,420.91
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 116 $103,384.72
Federal Bureau of Investigation 114 $106,844.55
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 112 $111,231.08
National Institute of Standards and Technology 109 $115,490.78
Department of Energy 107 $94,242.61
John F. Kennedy Space Center 94 $93,223.73
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 86 $104,362.85
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 75 $101,778.79
National Telecommunications and Information Administration 75 $101,386.43
U.S. Coast Guard 65 $98,124.62
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 37 $103,604.89
Ames Research Center 33 $120,866.79
Dryden Flight Research Center 33 $95,712.06
Food and Drug Administration 31 $106,761.19
National Institutes of Health 26 $114,139.65
Broadcasting Board of Governors 19 $121,752.58
Rural Utilities Service 18 $86,631.56
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 15 $125,246.53
Geological Survey 15 $90,516.60
Bureau of Industry and Security 14 $110,854.86
Headquarters, Nasa 11 $124,764.09
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 9 $101,833.22
Department of State 9 $108,963.56
John C. Stennis Space Center 8 $98,458.50
Agricultural Research Service 7 $79,869.29
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 7 $104,837.57
Bureau of Reclamation 7 $75,520.86
Federal Acquisition Service 7 $113,319.43
Federal Railroad Administration 6 $125,208.17
U.S. Secret Service 6 $105,474.17
Ous for Science and Technology 6 $103,032.17
Forest Service 5 $77,864.20
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 4 $98,796.00
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 4 $100,954.75
Veterans Health Administration 4 $72,744.50
Offices, Boards and Divisions 3 $81,225.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 3 $109,458.67
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3 $68,908.67
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 3 $110,864.67
U.S. Mint 3 $82,324.67
Consumer Product Safety Commission 2 $85,264.50
National Transportation Safety Board 2 $99,374.50
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 2 $72,274.00
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 1 $68,898.00
National Science Foundation 1 $146,213.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 1 $112,878.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 1 $83,558.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 1 $128,757.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $103,520.00
Environmental Protection Agency 1 $134,298.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 1 $121,967.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $116,363.00
Transportation Security Administration 1 $130,540.00
Financial Management Service 1 $122,882.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 1 $112,586.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 1 $88,543.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 1 $98,041.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 1 $82,446.00
Bureau of Land Management 1 $80,442.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Commerce) 1 $118,840.00

Electronics Engineer Pay Distribution

The average pay for an Electronics Engineer is $105,135.02.

Common Electronics Engineer Payscales

Payscale Number of Electronics Engineering Employees
GS - General Schedule 1,678
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 682
ZP - Scientific And Engineering Professional 212
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 183
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 37
ES - Senior Executive Service 11
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 9
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 7
ST - Scientific And Professional 3
SL - Senior Level Positions 2
EV - Faa Executive Compensation Plan 1
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 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: 0800 ENGINEERING AND ARCHITECTURE GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-6 Paygrade

GS-6 is the starting paygrade for Electronics Engineering 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
Telecommunications ProcessingClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Electronics EngineeringProfessional and ScientificGS-6GS-15
Cash ProcessingClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Plant PhysiologyProfessional and ScientificGS-6GS-15
Safety TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9

Average Electronics Engineering Pay Trend from 2004 to 2018

In 2004, the average pay for an Electronics Engineer was $93,959. Since then, the average pay has increased to $126,853 in 2018.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 0855.

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