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Financial Manager - Federal Salaries of 2004

Pay Rates for "Financial Manager"

How much does a Financial Manager in the federal government get paid? $99,267.67* *Based on the 2004 average.
764 EMPLOYEES
$75.74M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Financial Manager was the 196th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2004, with 764 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2004, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Financial Management, with an average salary of $90,327.

Government Financial Management jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Financial Management 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

This occupation includes all classes of positions the duties of which are to manage or direct a program for the management of the financial resources of an organizational segment, field establishment, bureau, department, independent agency, or other organizational entity of the Federal Government when the duties and responsibilities include: (a) developing, coordinating, and maintaining an integrated system of financial staff services including at least accounting, budgeting, and management-financial reporting, and sometimes also one or more of such related staff services as auditing, credit analysis, management analysis, etc.; (b) exercising effective control over the financial resources of the organization; (c) coordinating and synthesizing financial and management data so as to interpret the composite financial results of operations to all levels of the organization's management; (d) advising on, developing, coordinating, and carrying out financial policies, procedures, and plans; (e) reviewing, analyzing, evaluating, and reporting upon program accomplishments in financial terms; and (f) advising and assisting the management officials of the organization served by supplying financial management advice required to make management decisions, establish organizational goals and objectives, and in all respects to manage the organization.

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 Manager

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Veterans Health Administration 197 $90,327.18
Agency for International Development 67 $98,163.90
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 66 $84,129.78
Forest Service 48 $73,784.79
Federal Bureau of Investigation 44 $75,464.50
Department of State 32 $99,971.81
Veterans Benefits Administration 18 $90,046.61
Department of Energy 18 $117,519.78
Indian Health Service 13 $82,375.08
Federal Highway Administration 12 $87,814.58
Offices, Boards and Divisions 11 $112,399.36
Food and Nutrition Service 9 $111,773.00
Departmental Offices 9 $127,105.33
Environmental Protection Agency 8 $122,230.75
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 7 $118,653.57
Internal Revenue Service 6 $130,607.17
National Institutes of Health 5 $114,541.60
Office of Comptroller of Currency 5 $141,382.20
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 4 $96,930.25
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 4 $92,476.00
National Archives and Records Administration 4 $113,142.25
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 4 $145,156.25
Office of Personnel Management 4 $132,885.50
Small Business Administration 4 $132,437.00
U.S. Mint 4 $105,143.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 4 $118,953.75
U.S. Coast Guard 4 $102,363.25
Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner 4 $131,192.75
National Park Service 4 $103,327.25
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3 $118,560.67
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 3 $136,810.67
U.S. Secret Service 3 $122,508.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 3 $113,255.33
Ous Management 3 $137,128.33
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 3 $142,246.00
Indian Affairs 3 $65,832.67
Bureau of Reclamation 3 $97,094.00
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 3 $104,340.00
Ames Research Center 3 $144,381.00
National Credit Union Administration 3 $135,858.67
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 3 $93,420.33
Federal Technology Service 3 $92,845.67
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 2 $141,800.00
Farm Credit Administration 2 $150,176.00
Goddard Space Flight Center 2 $98,653.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 2 $116,034.00
Food and Drug Administration 2 $124,586.50
John C. Stennis Space Center 2 $107,404.00
Government Printing Office 2 $136,900.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 2 $139,576.50
Departmental Administration 2 $81,723.50
Peace Corps 2 $126,956.50
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 2 $145,600.00
National Gallery of Art 2 $123,926.50
International Trade Administration 2 $118,245.50
National Transportation Safety Board 2 $136,402.50
Drug Enforcement Administration 2 $142,950.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 2 $126,064.00
U.S. Marshals Service 2 $127,717.50
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 2 $116,200.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 2 $145,600.00
Maritime Administration 2 $106,415.50
Office of Administration 2 $61,648.50
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 2 $132,594.50
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 2 $123,914.50
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 2 $128,520.00
Natural Resources Conservation Service 1 $130,305.00
Government National Mortgage Association 1 $145,600.00
Employment and Training Administration 1 $120,280.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Transportation) 1 $88,051.00
Federal Trade Commission 1 $145,600.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 1 $145,600.00
Bureau of Land Management 1 $78,868.00
Bureau of Labor Statistics 1 $126,963.00
Surface Transportation Board 1 $130,305.00
Presidio Trust 1 $145,200.00
African Development Foundation 1 $126,963.00
Corporation for National and Community Service 1 $110,775.00
Langley Research Center 1 $174,100.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 1 $106,914.00
Office of the U.S. Trade Representative 1 $110,256.00
Public Buildings Service 1 $100,231.00
Commission on Civil Rights 1 $110,775.00
1 $93,732.00
Dryden Flight Research Center 1 $95,189.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $126,963.00
Bureau of the Public Debt 1 $113,134.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (General Services Administration) 1 $130,305.00
National Institute of Standards and Technology 1 $145,600.00
Federal Maritime Commission 1 $102,253.00
John F. Kennedy Space Center 1 $121,671.00
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Labor) 1 $118,571.00
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 1 $123,622.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 1 $145,600.00
Bureau of the Census 1 $142,500.00
National Council on Disability 1 $96,572.00
Office of Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation 1 $101,674.00
Morris K Udall Scholarship...foundation 1 $101,096.00
Immediate Office of the Assistant Secretary for Management 1 $145,600.00
Program Support Center 1 $132,261.00
Bureau of Industry and Security 1 $123,622.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $136,900.00
Armed Forces Retirement Home 1 $86,531.00
Trade and Development Agency 1 $107,934.00
National Cemetery Administration 1 $145,600.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 1 $123,622.00
Office of Justice Programs 1 $145,600.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 1 $189,810.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $145,600.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $130,305.00
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 1 $113,134.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 1 $120,280.00
Selective Service System 1 $113,597.00
Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service 1 $123,622.00
Agricultural Research Service 1 $130,305.00
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 1 $130,305.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1 $124,264.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 1 $145,600.00
Office of the Director 1 $110,256.00
Risk Management Agency 1 $130,305.00
Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development 1 $93,732.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Labor) 1 $145,279.00
Federal Aviation Administration 1 $113,597.00
Pretrial Services Agency 1 $130,305.00

Financial Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Financial Manager is $99,267.67. The highest paid Financial Manager made $189,810 in 2004.

Common Financial Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Financial Management Employees
GS - General Schedule 511
ES - Senior Executive Service 81
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 59
FO - Foreign Service Officers 40
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 39
FE - Senior Foreign Service 9
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 5
SL - Senior Level Positions 4
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 3
VH - Professional, Admin., And Managerial 2
PG - Printing Office Grades 2
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 2
CU - Credit Union Employees 2
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 1
SO - Sec Emp Formerly Under Es Pay Plan 1
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 1
SS - Senior Staff Positions 1
PD - Treasury Demonstration Project Positions 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 Management 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
Respiratory TherapistTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Military PayClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Commissary ManagementAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Agricultural MarketingAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Outdoor Recreation PlanningAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15

Average Financial Management Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a Financial Manager was $99,268. Since then, the average pay has increased to $134,671 in 2017.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 0505.

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