Financial Administrator and Programmer - Federal Salaries of 2014

Pay Rates for "Financial Administrator and Programmer"

How much does a Financial Administrator and Programmer in the federal government get paid? $86,880.82* *Based on the 2014 average.
12,603 EMPLOYEES
$1.09B TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Financial Administrator and Programmer was the 36th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2014, with 12,603 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2014, the Internal Revenue Service hired the most employees titled Financial Administration And Program, with an average salary of $78,928.

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 5,069 $78,927.53
Veterans Health Administration 616 $70,431.10
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 309 $79,558.51
Federal Bureau of Investigation 295 $74,015.94
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 282 $85,383.74
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (General Services Administration) 281 $94,665.64
Department of State 253 $97,984.66
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 228 $84,978.63
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 221 $148,573.85
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 220 $71,392.52
Transportation Security Administration 203 $87,505.83
Federal Emergency Management Agency 191 $84,674.47
Social Security Administration 188 $98,008.47
Federal Aviation Administration 164 $98,180.17
Forest Service 156 $66,404.57
Federal Highway Administration 150 $87,109.17
Goddard Space Flight Center 141 $95,644.48
Environmental Protection Agency 126 $96,294.44
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 116 $102,014.28
Administration for Children and Families 112 $92,929.04
Department of Energy 110 $100,582.61
Offices, Boards and Divisions 97 $103,983.13
Drug Enforcement Administration 90 $83,537.19
Geological Survey 87 $86,383.30
Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner 76 $90,371.32
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 74 $97,286.19
Agency for International Development 71 $98,946.24
U.S. Coast Guard 70 $89,794.31
Veterans Benefits Administration 69 $75,361.25
Food and Drug Administration 63 $81,949.05
U.S. Trustee Program 62 $122,881.52
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 60 $82,894.05
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 59 $85,759.86
Departmental Offices 55 $123,081.96
Government Printing Office 55 $93,055.09
Indian Health Service 55 $84,752.76
Small Business Administration 53 $108,753.64
National Institutes of Health 52 $103,599.69
U.S. Secret Service 50 $93,099.02
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 48 $77,447.65
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 47 $86,482.23
Federal Housing Finance Agency 43 $175,339.88
Bureau of Land Management 43 $72,234.26
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 41 $0.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 40 $122,321.20
Securities and Exchange Commission 39 $117,005.10
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 39 $124,893.21
Food and Nutrition Service 39 $85,592.31
Langley Research Center 36 $115,381.97
Office of Personnel Management 36 $90,805.50
National Park Service 35 $99,073.94
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 35 $90,782.74
Peace Corps 33 $81,674.09
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 32 $99,844.69
Rural Housing Service 32 $68,557.75
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 32 $99,590.50
Food Safety and Inspection Service 30 $92,459.43
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 30 $92,361.77
Office of Workers' Compensation Programs 30 $77,368.70
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 29 $98,027.52
Health Resources and Services Administration 28 $115,679.39
National Protection and Programs Directorate 28 $104,741.21
Patent and Trademark Office 28 $109,491.25
Indian Affairs 27 $67,588.11
National Science Foundation 27 $113,291.56
Program Support Center 27 $119,939.52
Headquarters, Nasa 26 $97,447.69
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 24 $99,378.33
Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer 23 $49,401.26
Office of Secretary of Transportation 23 $110,445.78
Corporation for National and Community Service 23 $73,675.39
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 23 $104,546.83
Agricultural Research Service 22 $100,224.86
Office of General Services Administration Innovative Technologies 21 $113,301.38
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 21 $81,171.52
Ous for Science and Technology 21 $91,122.48
Bureau of Reclamation 21 $92,092.62
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 20 $102,932.65
Office of Administration 20 $91,154.50
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Education) 20 $102,520.20
Bureau of the Census 20 $82,575.60
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Labor) 20 $86,645.55
Federal Student Aid 19 $122,325.37
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 19 $103,533.95
Natural Resources Conservation Service 19 $85,496.79
National Credit Union Administration 18 $188,164.50
Federal Communications Commission 17 $128,390.88
Railroad Retirement Board 17 $106,318.41
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 17 $68,528.06
Ames Research Center 17 $94,203.18
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southwest 16 $68,867.69
Broadcasting Board of Governors 14 $92,301.93
Millennium Challenge Corporation 14 $147,659.43
U.S. Marshals Service 14 $120,956.71
Employment and Training Administration 14 $110,635.71
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 13 $89,951.31
Dryden Flight Research Center 13 $92,679.46
Export-Import Bank of the United States 12 $93,959.33
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 12 $102,550.67
U.S. Mint 12 $108,187.67
Farm Service Agency 12 $86,545.08
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 12 $133,915.50
Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing 11 $93,901.18
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 11 $104,085.36
Foreign Agricultural Service 10 $91,167.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 10 $79,556.80
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 10 $101,747.20
Office of the Director 10 $88,968.30
Federal Railroad Administration 9 $102,478.44
Office of Comptroller of Currency 9 $109,246.33
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 9 $101,466.33
Agricultural Marketing Service 9 $87,724.11
Office of Management and Budget 9 $117,775.22
Bureau of Labor Statistics 9 $71,861.33
John F. Kennedy Space Center 8 $107,983.00
Public Buildings Service 8 $105,335.38
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 8 $98,869.88
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 8 $101,085.75
Federal Transit Administration 7 $86,375.71
National Cemetery Administration 7 $108,727.86
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 7 $87,407.71
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 6 $124,030.83
International Trade Administration 5 $108,521.40
National Institute of Standards and Technology 5 $105,246.60
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 5 $96,017.60
Maritime Administration 5 $95,091.00
Federal Election Commission 5 $75,838.20
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Service 5 $103,216.00
Presidio Trust 5 $128,097.60
Office of Budget and Program Analysis 5 $155,718.40
Bureau of Economic Analysis 5 $110,695.80
Bureau of Industry and Security 4 $98,302.25
Mine Safety and Health Administration 4 $74,920.75
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 4 $98,916.25
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 4 $79,379.75
Federal Acquisition Service 4 $118,459.50
Office of General Counsel (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 4 $112,619.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 4 $104,012.75
Office of Communications (Department of Agriculture) 4 $113,562.75
Federal Labor Relations Authority 4 $101,341.75
National Telecommunications and Information Administration 4 $120,440.75
Federal Maritime Commission 3 $91,573.33
National Archives and Records Administration 3 $73,620.67
Departmental Administration 3 $90,653.00
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 3 $108,251.00
Risk Management Agency 3 $81,878.33
Trade and Development Agency 3 $110,691.33
Institute of Museum and Library Services 3 $94,558.67
Pretrial Services Agency 3 $87,773.00
Office of Justice Programs 3 $142,745.33
Office of Administrative Services 3 $126,331.33
National Gallery of Art 3 $147,254.33
U.S. International Trade Commission 3 $56,972.00
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 3 $80,307.67
Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development 3 $105,217.33
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Interior) 2 $109,672.50
Chemical Safety/Hazard Investigation Board 2 $126,538.00
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 2 $114,440.00
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 2 $81,765.50
Federal Trade Commission 2 $150,555.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 2 $111,237.50
John C. Stennis Space Center 2 $110,573.00
Overseas Private Investment Corporation 2 $99,524.50
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Agriculture) 2 $87,227.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 2 $99,771.50
Rural Utilities Service 2 $132,630.00
Administration for Community Living 2 $107,520.50
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 2 $157,483.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 2 $108,244.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Labor) 2 $112,670.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 2 $131,044.50
Armed Forces Retirement Home 2 $109,340.50
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 2 $135,931.50
Wage and Hour Division 2 $142,606.50
Consumer Product Safety Commission 2 $76,071.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 2 $130,043.00
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 2 $68,387.00
Surface Transportation Board 2 $106,878.50
Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Resolution 2 $91,760.00
Denali Commission 2 $116,590.00
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 2 $137,494.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 2 $87,641.00
Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development 2 $129,161.00
Office of the U.S. Trade Representative 2 $103,912.50
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 1 $95,919.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary Security & Law Enforcement 1 $82,642.00
Economics and Statistics Administration 1 $160,569.00
Office of Inspector General (Federal Housing Finance Agency) 1 $136,771.00
Medicare Payment Advisory Commission 1 $159,600.00
Executive Office for Immigration Review 1 $129,995.00
Civil Rights 1 $98,916.00
Community Relations Service 1 $69,400.00
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management 1 $85,396.00
Office of the General Counsel (Department of Agriculture) 1 $67,297.00
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Labor) 1 $141,660.00
U.S. Tax Court 1 $103,414.00
Economic Research Service 1 $99,266.00
Veterans Employment and Training Service 1 $85,703.00
National Mediation Board 1 $80,662.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 1 $80,896.00
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Education) 1 $101,914.00
Occupational Safety & Health Review Commission 1 $133,828.00
National Endowment for the Humanities 1 $64,311.00
Office of Postsecondary Education 1 $116,901.00
Recovery Accountability & Transparency 1 $164,125.00
Merit Systems Protection Board 1 $92,922.00
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 1 $116,901.00
Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program 1 $142,660.00
Architectural & Transportation Barrier Compliance Board 1 $131,053.00
Immediate Office of the Administrator 1 $109,804.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $107,434.00
Economic Development Administration 1 $141,660.00
Office of Citizen Services and Communicatns 1 $110,906.00
Immediate Office of Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $96,684.00
Minority Business Development Agency 1 $157,100.00

Financial Administrator and Programmer Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Financial Administrator and Programmer is $86,880.82. The highest paid Financial Administrator and Programmer made $267,500 in 2014.

Common Financial Administrator and Programmer Payscales

Payscale Number of Financial Administration And Program Employees
GS - General Schedule 10,795
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 600
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 201
CG - Corporate Graded 171
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 164
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 98
ZA - Administrative 81
ES - Senior Executive Service 64
PG - Printing Office Grades 55
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 52
CM - Fdic Suprv And Mangr Pos Below Exec Lev 43
EL - Non-executive Positions At Fhfa 42
CN - Bur Of (cfpb) An Indep Ag Within Frs 41
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 39
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 26
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 22
NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation 22
SS - Senior Staff Positions 15
MC - Emp Of Millennium Challenge Corporation 14
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 12
SL - Senior Level Positions 9
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 9
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 7
EM - Fdic Executive-level Positions Only 6
CU - Credit Union Employees 3
LL - Executives At Federal Housing Finance Ag 2
SW - Transportation Security Admin Executives 2
EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109) 2
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 2
NX - Executive-level And Managerial Positions 1
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 1
CX - Senior Expert Positions In The Fdic 1
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 1

Starting Paygrade: $26,233.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $138,572.00 / 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 2018

In 2004, the average pay for a Financial Administrator and Programmer was $69,465. Since then, the average pay has increased to $92,573 in 2018.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 0501.

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