Equal Opportunity Assistant - Federal Salaries of 2005

Pay Rates for "Equal Opportunity Assistant"

How much does an Equal Opportunity Assistant in the federal government get paid? $41,488.67* *Based on the 2005 average.

Equal Opportunity Assistant was the 278th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2005, with 361 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2005, the Internal Revenue Service hired the most employees titled Equal Opportunity Assistance, with an average salary of $42,291.

Government Equal Opportunity Assistance jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Equal Opportunity Assistance 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 supervising or performing technical work and substantive clerical work in support of equal opportunity and civil rights programs or activities. The paramount qualification requirement is a practical knowledge of the methods, procedures, regulations, and purposes of the equal opportunity or civil rights function the positions support. These positions do not require the broad knowledge of equal opportunity and civil rights principles, or the depth of skill in analysis, interpretation, and decision-making characteristic of the Equal Opportunity Compliance Series, GS-0360, Equal Employment Opportunity Series, GS-0260, and Civil Rights Analysis Series, GS-0160.

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 an Equal Opportunity Assistant

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Internal Revenue Service 41 $42,291.12
Employment Standards Administration 37 $38,285.43
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Office of Resolution Management 32 $32,016.00
Office for Civil Rights 22 $44,949.64
Veterans Health Administration 19 $40,673.42
Office of Senior Coordinator for Midwest 14 $43,459.00
Forest Service 12 $43,956.58
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 11 $40,534.00
Civil Rights 10 $41,500.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 10 $42,660.70
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southwest 8 $42,445.25
Federal Aviation Administration 7 $46,830.14
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 6 $38,894.00
Women's Bureau 6 $44,389.33
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 6 $41,230.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 5 $43,700.20
Farm Service Agency 5 $38,390.20
National Institutes of Health 5 $42,764.80
Bureau of Land Management 4 $39,912.25
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 4 $41,034.75
Federal Highway Administration 4 $44,474.25
Office of Senior Coordinator for Mid-Atlantic 4 $39,422.50
Office of Senior Coordinator for Great Plains 4 $37,989.50
Natural Resources Conservation Service 3 $37,674.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New England 3 $41,300.33
Office of Senior Coordinator for Northwest/Alaska 3 $42,070.00
Federal Bureau of Investigation 2 $51,996.00
National Park Service 2 $41,016.50
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 2 $53,924.50
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 2 $39,667.00
U.S. Marshals Service 2 $49,073.50
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 2 $29,915.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 2 $57,534.00
Department of State 2 $44,425.50
Rural Housing Service 2 $41,192.50
Social Security Administration 2 $35,992.50
Foreign Agricultural Service 2 $38,406.00
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 2 $52,888.50
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 2 $34,763.00
Department of Energy 2 $45,799.50
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 2 $42,186.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 2 $50,039.00
Bureau of the Census 2 $40,514.00
Transportation Security Administration 2 $41,915.50
Offices, Boards and Divisions 2 $52,431.00
Geological Survey 2 $42,543.00
Broadcasting Board of Governors 1 $44,495.00
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 1 $46,794.00
Food Safety and Inspection Service 1 $40,179.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 1 $46,088.00
U.S. Mint 1 $46,195.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 1 $42,118.00
Bureau of Reclamation 1 $37,902.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 1 $59,146.00
National Institute of Standards and Technology 1 $51,036.00
Government Printing Office 1 $50,697.00
Departmental Offices 1 $47,111.00
U.S. Coast Guard 1 $45,197.00
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 1 $59,679.00
National Science Foundation 1 $42,178.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1 $51,036.00
U.S. Secret Service 1 $41,474.00
National Credit Union Administration 1 $47,317.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $51,036.00
Employment and Training Administration 1 $37,220.00
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 1 $38,703.00
Office of Justice Programs 1 $47,111.00
National Archives and Records Administration 1 $38,284.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $44,906.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 1 $47,111.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 1 $43,724.00
Office of Personnel Management 1 $47,111.00
Environmental Protection Agency 1 $42,118.00
Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity 1 $41,036.00
Peace Corps 1 $40,059.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 1 $53,662.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Rocky Mountains 1 $42,103.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 1 $32,912.00
Offices of the Regional Administrators 1 $42,796.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Pacific/Hawaii 1 $45,862.00
Federal Transit Administration 1 $51,036.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 1 $46,255.00

Equal Opportunity Assistant Pay Distribution

The average pay for an Equal Opportunity Assistant is $41,488.67. The highest paid Equal Opportunity Assistant made $59,679 in 2005.

Common Equal Opportunity Assistant Payscales

Payscale Number of Equal Opportunity Assistance Employees
GS - General Schedule 344
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 7
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 2
ZS - Administrative Support 1
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 1
CU - Credit Union Employees 1
CG - Corporate Graded 1
PU - Gpo, White-collar, 10% Night Rate 1
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 1
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 1
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 1

Starting Paygrade: $19,048.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $57,809.00 / 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 Equal Opportunity Assistance 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
Recreation Aid and AssistantTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Financial Clerical and TechnicianClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Pharmacy TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Medical Records TechnicianClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Legal AssistanceClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9

Average Equal Opportunity Assistance Pay Trend from 2004 to 2018

In 2004, the average pay for an Equal Opportunity Assistant was $39,638. Since then, the average pay has increased to $53,719 in 2018.

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 0361.

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