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Financial Administrator and Programmer - Federal Salaries of 2008

Pay Rates for "Financial Administrator and Programmer"

How much does a Financial Administrator and Programmer in the federal government get paid? $77,911.19* *Based on the 2008 average.
11,166 EMPLOYEES
$869.64M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Financial Administrator and Programmer was the 24th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2008, with 11,166 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2008, the Internal Revenue Service hired the most employees titled Financial Administration And Program, with an average salary of $69,718.

Government Financial Administration And Program jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Financial Administration And Program job is GS-4, 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

Administrative and Management positions have a wide range of responsibilities. Management does not refer specifically to supervisors who directly manage organizations or teams. Rather jobs in this category deal with managing systems or processes such as finances, security systems, training programs, or marketing. For employees in this job category, promotions are typically given 2 grade increments at a time until GS-12 is reached.

Agencies that have hired a Financial Administrator and Programmer

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Internal Revenue Service 5,364 $69,717.69
Veterans Health Administration 248 $64,325.13
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 237 $79,461.62
Social Security Administration 208 $80,976.01
Department of State 194 $90,390.06
Financial Management Service 183 $85,322.97
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 178 $78,082.71
Transportation Security Administration 168 $84,103.24
Federal Highway Administration 155 $82,349.74
Federal Emergency Management Agency 148 $72,781.55
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 143 $129,256.57
Public Buildings Service 139 $92,984.71
Environmental Protection Agency 136 $86,581.21
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 133 $94,513.79
Goddard Space Flight Center 131 $88,475.95
Forest Service 127 $61,997.52
Federal Acquisition Service 118 $85,238.97
Administration for Children and Families 108 $91,113.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (General Services Administration) 107 $68,121.80
Department of Energy 103 $88,407.40
Bureau of the Public Debt 98 $65,655.97
Federal Aviation Administration 90 $87,690.61
Geological Survey 88 $76,121.53
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 85 $72,914.89
Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner 84 $83,982.37
Offices, Boards and Divisions 79 $92,066.10
Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight 68 $147,310.53
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 64 $78,491.02
Office of Thrift Supervision 59 $140,939.90
Food and Nutrition Service 58 $82,579.52
Small Business Administration 52 $95,989.12
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 50 $80,779.56
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 50 $75,436.20
National Institutes of Health 49 $94,718.04
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 48 $66,593.46
Corporation for National and Community Service 47 $80,712.64
U.S. Coast Guard 45 $83,382.07
U.S. Secret Service 45 $81,192.71
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 44 $83,887.77
Veterans Benefits Administration 43 $79,551.47
Indian Health Service 43 $76,296.74
Agency for International Development 43 $93,685.91
Indian Affairs 40 $58,259.73
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 39 $97,612.69
Federal Bureau of Investigation 38 $81,268.39
Government Printing Office 36 $85,922.53
Langley Research Center 36 $99,473.28
Farm Service Agency 36 $68,700.81
Rural Housing Service 36 $61,174.58
Peace Corps 35 $89,651.53
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 33 $86,965.73
Food and Drug Administration 33 $77,175.55
Employment Standards Administration 32 $72,019.28
Program Support Center 32 $101,075.44
Food Safety and Inspection Service 32 $84,446.47
Drug Enforcement Administration 31 $81,487.16
Bureau of Land Management 30 $63,679.87
Patent and Trademark Office 27 $104,330.00
Health Resources and Services Administration 27 $94,317.96
National Park Service 27 $92,517.70
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Education) 26 $104,314.35
Headquarters, Nasa 24 $74,568.88
Federal Student Aid 24 $107,670.33
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 22 $77,234.82
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 22 $90,819.41
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 21 $73,792.52
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 21 $87,442.00
Departmental Offices 21 $102,192.71
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 20 $93,159.25
Bureau of the Census 20 $72,847.20
Office of Personnel Management 20 $92,375.10
Bureau of Reclamation 20 $83,676.30
National Science Foundation 19 $84,362.84
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 19 $121,740.16
Departmental Administration 19 $83,598.21
Office of Administration 16 $85,890.94
Railroad Retirement Board 16 $87,311.94
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 16 $62,439.31
Agricultural Research Service 16 $89,843.38
U.S. Trustee Program 15 $117,323.67
Office of Secretary of Transportation 15 $96,482.80
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Labor) 14 $101,326.36
U.S. Mint 14 $94,324.50
U.S. Marshals Service 13 $81,658.69
Ames Research Center 13 $87,967.38
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 13 $94,971.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 12 $118,389.25
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 12 $91,824.17
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 12 $61,798.33
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 12 $73,312.25
Federal Communications Commission 11 $110,980.64
Natural Resources Conservation Service 10 $86,576.10
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 9 $69,968.33
Office of the Director 9 $67,827.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 8 $85,686.25
Office of Management and Budget 8 $75,923.63
Office of Justice Programs 8 $109,066.63
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 7 $86,200.00
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 7 $63,635.71
National Cemetery Administration 7 $91,915.14
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southwest 7 $79,946.43
Broadcasting Board of Governors 7 $76,588.14
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 7 $100,068.71
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 7 $92,372.57
Bureau of Economic Analysis 7 $89,143.71
Employment and Training Administration 7 $88,668.86
Federal Election Commission 6 $89,867.17
John F. Kennedy Space Center 6 $78,192.33
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 6 $154,560.00
National Institute of Standards and Technology 6 $92,135.00
Bureau of Labor Statistics 6 $64,449.83
Agricultural Marketing Service 6 $75,010.83
Risk Management Agency 6 $60,749.33
Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing 6 $87,848.33
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 5 $90,296.00
Office of Budget and Program Analysis 5 $150,117.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 5 $98,731.00
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Agriculture) 5 $72,506.60
Foreign Agricultural Service 5 $80,637.20
Federal Transit Administration 5 $64,978.40
Presidio Trust 5 $120,465.60
Ous for Science and Technology 5 $120,474.40
Trade and Development Agency 4 $86,731.50
Pretrial Services Agency 4 $85,189.50
Federal Housing Finance Board 4 $147,764.00
Offices of the Regional Administrators 4 $87,266.75
Institute of Museum and Library Services 4 $96,206.25
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 4 $121,294.25
National Telecommunications and Information Administration 4 $125,076.25
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 4 $61,581.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 4 $67,548.25
Maritime Administration 4 $100,391.75
Denali Commission 4 $70,901.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 4 $76,449.00
Office of Communications (Department of Agriculture) 4 $76,264.25
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 4 $64,161.50
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Service 4 $101,804.75
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 3 $102,116.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 3 $102,651.00
Federal Trade Commission 3 $124,796.00
Civil Rights 3 $70,584.00
Office of General Counsel (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 3 $105,692.00
Federal Maritime Commission 3 $78,357.00
Millennium Challenge Corporation 3 $125,902.67
Securities and Exchange Commission 3 $87,806.00
Consumer Product Safety Commission 3 $96,244.67
Surface Transportation Board 3 $108,091.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 3 $103,512.00
Bureau of Industry and Security 3 $86,673.00
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 3 $94,641.00
National Credit Union Administration 3 $158,586.33
Office of General Services Administration Innovative Technologies 2 $103,644.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 2 $82,205.00
Rural Utilities Service 2 $114,751.00
Administration for Community Living 2 $111,682.50
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 2 $92,258.50
Government National Mortgage Association 2 $115,132.50
International Trade Administration 2 $98,812.50
2 $74,265.00
2 $129,053.00
National Archives and Records Administration 2 $93,131.00
Office of Postsecondary Education 2 $88,369.50
Federal Railroad Administration 2 $95,408.00
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 2 $88,493.00
Office of the U.S. Trade Representative 2 $84,332.00
Chemical Safety/Hazard Investigation Board 2 $94,575.00
Overseas Private Investment Corporation 2 $72,213.00
Office of Citizen Services and Communicatns 2 $132,395.00
Dryden Flight Research Center 1 $100,289.00
Merit Systems Protection Board 1 $109,104.00
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 1 $60,942.00
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 1 $107,854.00
Council of Economic Advisers 1 $101,301.00
National Gallery of Art 1 $167,795.00
Morris K Udall Scholarship...foundation 1 $47,239.00
Minority Business Development Agency 1 $141,383.00
National Transportation Safety Board 1 $142,727.00
Election Assistance Commission 1 $54,525.00
Community Relations Service 1 $52,921.00
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 1 $136,057.00
Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer 1 $101,076.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Labor) 1 $88,493.00
Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development 1 $85,727.00
Office of Governmentwide Policy 1 $126,850.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 1 $92,370.00
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Regulation 1 $46,680.00
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 1 $134,538.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 1 $130,694.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 1 $140,355.00
Economic Research Service 1 $87,040.00
John C. Stennis Space Center 1 $54,494.00
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Interior) 1 $82,961.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 1 $101,301.00
National Security Council 1 $82,961.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $107,854.00
Federal Labor Relations Authority 1 $158,000.00
Occupational Safety & Health Review Commission 1 $85,194.00

Financial Administrator and Programmer Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Financial Administrator and Programmer is $77,911.19. The highest paid Financial Administrator and Programmer made $244,934 in 2008.

Common Financial Administrator and Programmer Payscales

Payscale Number of Financial Administration And Program Employees
GS - General Schedule 9,691
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 542
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 168
CG - Corporate Graded 112
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 89
ZA - Administrative 77
OF - Ofc Of Fed Housing Enterprise Oversight 66
ES - Senior Executive Service 61
TG - Ofc Of Thrift Supervision Salary Schedul 59
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 45
NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation 43
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 42
PG - Printing Office Grades 36
CM - Fdic Suprv And Mangr Pos Below Exec Lev 26
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 24
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 20
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 12
SL - Senior Level Positions 9
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 7
EM - Fdic Executive-level Positions Only 5
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 4
TM - Federal Housing Finance Board Merit Pay 4
NX - Executive-level And Managerial Positions 3
MC - Emp Of Millennium Challenge Corporation 3
EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109) 3
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 3
EE - Expert (other) 2
SS - Senior Staff Positions 2
OE - Exec Of Ofc Fed Housg Enterpri Oversight 2
HU - Haskell Indian Nations Univ Demo Project 1
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 1
EX - Executive Pay 1
EG - Consultant (other) 1
CU - Credit Union Employees 1
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 1

Starting Paygrade: $25,871.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $136,659.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10
Category: Administrative and Management
Occupation Family: 0500 ACCOUNTING AND BUDGET GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade

GS-4 is the starting paygrade for Financial Administration and Program jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-4 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Financial Clerical and TechnicianClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Freight RateClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Human Resources ManagementAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Housing ManagementAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Unemployment InsuranceAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15

Average Financial Administration And Program Pay Trend from 2004 to 2016

In 2004, the average pay for a Financial Administrator and Programmer was $69,465. Since then, the average pay has increased to $89,755 in 2016.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 0501.

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