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Equal Opportunity Assistant - Federal Salaries of 2007

Pay Rates for "Equal Opportunity Assistant"

How much does an Equal Opportunity Assistant in the federal government get paid? $44,499.93* *Based on the 2007 average.
296 EMPLOYEES
$13.17M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Equal Opportunity Assistant was the 295th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2007, with 296 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2007, the Internal Revenue Service hired the most employees titled Equal Opportunity Assistance, with an average salary of $45,831.

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 34 $45,830.97
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Office of Resolution Management 26 $35,488.00
Employment Standards Administration 26 $40,388.00
Office for Civil Rights 19 $47,539.47
Veterans Health Administration 19 $44,649.84
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 11 $41,479.18
Office of Senior Coordinator for Midwest 11 $46,551.82
Civil Rights 10 $43,997.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 9 $44,286.56
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southwest 8 $45,209.50
Federal Aviation Administration 7 $45,984.14
Forest Service 7 $47,063.14
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 5 $43,888.40
National Institutes of Health 5 $46,498.40
Office of Senior Coordinator for New England 3 $46,458.67
Office of Senior Coordinator for Mid-Atlantic 3 $43,458.67
Office of Senior Coordinator for Northwest/Alaska 3 $46,419.33
Bureau of Land Management 3 $37,241.33
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 3 $45,587.00
Department of Energy 3 $48,248.33
Farm Service Agency 3 $43,716.00
Rural Housing Service 2 $47,002.00
Transportation Security Administration 2 $49,595.50
Offices of the Regional Administrators 2 $40,686.00
Foreign Agricultural Service 2 $45,160.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 2 $49,115.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 2 $46,487.50
Natural Resources Conservation Service 2 $44,180.50
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 2 $48,042.50
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 2 $41,404.50
Office of Senior Coordinator for Great Plains 2 $39,923.00
Bureau of the Census 2 $43,941.50
Office of Senior Coordinator for Pacific/Hawaii 2 $51,165.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 2 $57,278.50
Geological Survey 2 $45,796.00
Federal Bureau of Investigation 2 $55,395.00
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 2 $42,275.50
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 2 $62,281.50
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 2 $47,474.50
Federal Highway Administration 2 $53,021.50
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 2 $56,855.00
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 2 $55,552.50
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 2 $50,025.00
U.S. Coast Guard 2 $37,094.50
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 2 $42,577.00
National Park Service 1 $41,405.00
Department of State 1 $41,805.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 1 $56,783.00
Social Security Administration 1 $38,895.00
Office of Justice Programs 1 $50,025.00
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 1 $51,029.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 1 $44,465.00
Employment and Training Administration 1 $40,646.00
U.S. Mint 1 $49,985.00
U.S. Secret Service 1 $35,001.00
Environmental Protection Agency 1 $54,588.00
Departmental Offices 1 $51,415.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $55,249.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 1 $55,841.00
Assistant Secretary for Diversity & Inclusion 1 $37,640.00
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 1 $41,711.00
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 1 $36,783.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 1 $50,645.00
Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity 1 $44,692.00
Goddard Space Flight Center 1 $41,405.00
Food Safety and Inspection Service 1 $43,914.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Rocky Mountains 1 $45,713.00
National Archives and Records Administration 1 $47,245.00
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 1 $48,932.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 1 $37,640.00
Office of Personnel Management 1 $47,245.00
National Institute of Standards and Technology 1 $54,194.00
Bureau of Reclamation 1 $45,094.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 1 $37,286.00
National Credit Union Administration 1 $52,205.00

Equal Opportunity Assistant Pay Distribution

The average pay for an Equal Opportunity Assistant is $44,499.93.

Common Equal Opportunity Assistant Payscales

Payscale Number of Equal Opportunity Assistance Employees
GS - General Schedule 281
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 7
ZS - Administrative Support 2
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 2
CU - Credit Union Employees 1
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 1
CG - Corporate Graded 1
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 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
Occupation Family: 0300 GENERAL ADMINISTRATIVE, CLERICAL, AND OFFICE SERVICES GROUP

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 2017

In 2004, the average pay for an Equal Opportunity Assistant was $39,638. Since then, the average pay has increased to $53,609 in 2017.


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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