Elevator Mechanic - Federal Salaries of 2017
Pay Rates for "Elevator Mechanic"How much does an Elevator Mechanic in the federal government get paid? $73,797.30* *Based on the 2017 average.
Elevator Mechanic was the 439th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2017, with 30 employed. The most common payscale was the nonsupervisory pay schedules - federal w payscale.
In 2017, the Government Printing Office hired the most employees titled Elevator Mechanic, with an average salary of $89,720.
Government Elevator Mechanic jobs are classified under the Federal Wage Schedule, Wage Grade (FWS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Elevator Mechanic job is FWS-10, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is FWS-11. 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 standard is to be used for grading nonsupervisory jobs involved in the repair and maintenance of high speed elevator systems and moderate or low speed elevators, dumbwaiters, leveling ramps, and escalators to meet regulatory codes and work requirements. The work requires a knowledge of the construction, function, and maintenance procedures of dispatching or scheduling systems, systems components, driving and hoisting machinery, control mechanisms, guide structures, and car or platform equipment and counterweights. Skill is required in planning and carrying out tasks such as tracing and locating troubles, aligning and balancing the network of controls, adjusting and resetting safety devices, repairing and servicing electromechanical parts and equipment located in the machinery penthouse, shaftway, pit, or on the car or platform.
Agencies that have hired an Elevator Mechanic
|Agency||Employees Hired||Average Salary|
|Government Printing Office||9||$89,720.33|
|Veterans Health Administration||8||$62,302.25|
|Public Buildings Service||5||$78,942.80|
|National Institute of Standards and Technology||4||$64,803.25|
|National Institutes of Health||2||$71,532.00|
|Centers for Disease Control and Prevention||1||$63,193.00|
|National Park Service||1||$47,834.00|
Elevator Mechanic Pay Distribution
The average pay for an Elevator Mechanic is $73,797.30. The highest paid Elevator Mechanic made $98,527 in 2017.
Common Elevator Mechanic Payscales
|Payscale||Number of Elevator Mechanic Employees|
|WG - Nonsupervisory Pay Schedules - Federal W||18|
|KE - Gpo Neg Rates/electricians||9|
|WS - Supervisory Pay Schedules - Federal Wage||2|
|WL - Leader Pay Schedule - Federal Wage Syst||1|
|Starting Paygrade:||$11.56 to $26.93 / hour at paygrade FWS-10|
|Maximum Paygrade:||$12.04 to $28.58 / hour at paygrade FWS-11|
|Occupation Family:||INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT MAINTENANCE FAMILY|
Other Jobs at the FWS-10 Paygrade
FWS-10 is the starting paygrade for Elevator Mechanic jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the FWS-10 paygrade.
|Occupation||Starting Paygrade||Maximum Paygrade|
|Heating and Boiler Plant Equipment Mechanic||FWS-8||FWS-10|
|High Voltage Electrician||FWS-8||FWS-10|
|Sheet Metal Mechanic||FWS-8||FWS-11|
Average Elevator Mechanic Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017
In 2004, the average pay for an Elevator Mechanic was $52,061. Since then, the average pay has increased to $73,797 in 2017.
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