Congress has passed a retro-active 1.4% pay raise for 2019 in addition to a locality increase and 6 new localities.

General Business and Industry Employee - Federal Salaries of 2013

Pay Rates for "General Business and Industry Employee"

How much does a General Business and Industry Employee in the federal government get paid? $87,919.48* *Based on the 2013 average.
16,213 EMPLOYEES
$1.42B TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

General Business and Industry Employee was the 20th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2013, with 16,213 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2013, the Small Business Administration hired the most employees titled General Business And Industry, with an average salary of $69,011.

Agencies that have hired a General Business and Industry Employee

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Small Business Administration 1,437 $69,010.86
Rural Housing Service 1,329 $48,703.31
Public Buildings Service 1,124 $100,030.83
Farm Service Agency 1,008 $61,475.17
Internal Revenue Service 987 $70,978.40
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 929 $126,559.78
Veterans Health Administration 581 $69,201.85
Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner 440 $112,517.48
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 437 $92,580.18
Forest Service 431 $52,889.05
Department of Energy 390 $109,367.39
International Trade Administration 340 $122,510.34
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 335 $113,926.86
Federal Student Aid 324 $90,540.10
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 283 $91,196.61
Office of Senior Coordinator for Mid-Atlantic 273 $97,720.57
Office of Senior Coordinator for Pacific/Hawaii 253 $98,569.07
Office of Senior Coordinator for Midwest 235 $95,384.02
National Park Service 223 $72,807.44
Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing 214 $119,128.16
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 213 $87,450.96
Federal Acquisition Service 193 $104,093.64
Risk Management Agency 183 $86,532.13
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southwest 183 $93,737.02
Office of Senior Coordinator for Rocky Mountains 179 $94,622.08
Indian Affairs 178 $57,353.99
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 150 $109,060.87
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 149 $96,766.79
Federal Emergency Management Agency 147 $97,027.58
Bureau of Reclamation 139 $75,020.68
Agency for International Development 132 $99,812.87
Bureau of Industry and Security 106 $108,342.70
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 95 $89,252.66
Overseas Private Investment Corporation 95 $124,125.18
Rural Utilities Service 90 $101,670.33
Office of Senior Coordinator for New England 90 $103,811.82
U.S. International Trade Commission 89 $111,317.24
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 89 $140,211.09
Department of State 79 $101,290.94
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 77 $0.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Northwest/Alaska 75 $96,877.53
U.S. Marshals Service 71 $72,894.15
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 70 $99,337.46
Office of Senior Coordinator for Great Plains 70 $96,211.16
Bureau of Land Management 69 $70,045.99
Transportation Security Administration 68 $94,320.29
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 65 $107,513.94
Office of Justice Programs 61 $105,334.89
Government National Mortgage Association 60 $122,482.30
Federal Aviation Administration 57 $99,490.91
Office of General Counsel (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 54 $118,767.09
Export-Import Bank of the United States 54 $116,538.87
Federal Communications Commission 54 $83,123.87
Economic Development Administration 50 $94,507.58
U.S. Mint 49 $107,672.29
Office of Postsecondary Education 41 $82,937.78
Office of Departmental Operations and Coordinator 40 $105,198.18
National Institute of Standards and Technology 40 $101,151.90
National Science Foundation 36 $130,113.86
National Technical Information Service 35 $89,046.60
Agricultural Research Service 31 $84,201.81
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 27 $99,863.52
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 27 $93,138.78
Departmental Offices 27 $116,788.11
Environmental Protection Agency 27 $102,824.70
Rural Business-Cooperative Service 26 $102,595.08
Patent and Trademark Office 26 $111,529.69
U.S. Coast Guard 25 $102,938.56
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 25 $64,004.40
Office of Small Business Utilization 24 $98,089.54
National Protection and Programs Directorate 23 $114,333.83
Farm Credit Administration 21 $150,921.10
Geological Survey 20 $74,188.05
Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development 19 $109,708.37
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 19 $53,804.79
National Institutes of Health 18 $106,130.56
U.S. Secret Service 18 $87,505.67
Natural Resources Conservation Service 18 $73,869.11
Government Printing Office 16 $109,356.06
National Archives and Records Administration 16 $67,870.75
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Service 16 $101,380.94
Bureau of the Public Debt 16 $114,398.19
Ames Research Center 14 $126,839.00
Armed Forces Retirement Home 13 $57,396.85
Foreign Agricultural Service 12 $115,007.42
Immediate Office of the Assistant Secretary for Management 11 $134,966.64
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 11 $98,976.18
Office of Governmentwide Policy 10 $134,262.10
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 10 $101,055.30
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 9 $108,444.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 9 $118,955.56
Minority Business Development Agency 9 $86,685.67
Employment and Training Administration 9 $81,544.11
Assistant Secretary for Administration 9 $110,540.22
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 9 $82,885.11
Office of Healthy Homes & Lead Hazard Control 8 $116,912.50
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 8 $92,664.00
Headquarters, Nasa 7 $124,706.29
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 7 $133,573.86
Offices, Boards and Divisions 7 $92,989.43
Office of Secretary of Transportation 6 $115,614.33
Office of the Director 6 $95,257.50
John F. Kennedy Space Center 5 $93,373.80
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 5 $137,638.40
Office of Personnel Management 5 $77,401.20
Farm Credit System Insurance Corporation 5 $214,394.00
Presidio Trust 5 $113,934.00
Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer 5 $118,979.80
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 5 $130,670.60
Committee for Purchase from People Blind or Severely Disabled 5 $96,854.60
Departmental Administration 5 $85,125.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 5 $142,446.80
Agricultural Marketing Service 5 $101,019.25
Ous for Science and Technology 5 $107,143.00
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 5 $109,408.80
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 5 $101,754.20
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 5 $98,065.40
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 4 $99,929.50
Office of the Chief Procurement Officer 4 $103,907.25
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 4 $82,767.00
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 4 $108,452.25
Office of Emergency Response and Recovery 4 $93,399.50
Indian Health Service 4 $78,813.25
Social Security Administration 4 $104,934.50
Food and Nutrition Service 3 $69,234.67
Food Safety and Inspection Service 3 $110,493.33
Office of the Secretary of Housing & Urban Development Department 3 $101,170.67
Corporation for National and Community Service 3 $102,758.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 3 $120,480.33
Peace Corps 3 $62,215.67
Federal Highway Administration 3 $71,291.00
Office of the Deputy Secretary of Education 3 $78,200.00
Food and Drug Administration 3 $89,044.67
Administration for Children and Families 3 $102,534.67
Trade and Development Agency 2 $92,339.50
Election Assistance Commission 2 $134,634.50
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Regulation 2 $88,677.00
Economic Research Service 2 $77,824.50
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 2 $106,795.50
National Telecommunications and Information Administration 2 $117,115.50
Veterans Benefits Administration 2 $122,116.50
Bureau of the Census 2 $113,545.50
Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Resolution 2 $126,191.00
Office of Advocacy and Outreach 2 $69,384.00
Langley Research Center 2 $111,198.00
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Agriculture) 2 $97,391.50
Consumer Product Safety Commission 2 $113,977.50
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 2 $105,355.50
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $97,936.00
Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service 1 $61,952.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 1 $59,571.00
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management 1 $122,472.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $51,081.00
Federal Trade Commission 1 $81,204.00
National Endowment for the Arts 1 $152,635.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $136,771.00
Office of Administrative Services 1 $136,771.00
Economics and Statistics Administration 1 $155,500.00
Goddard Space Flight Center 1 $106,369.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (General Services Administration) 1 $122,744.00
Federal Bureau of Investigation 1 $122,744.00
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 1 $124,467.00
Office of General Services Administration Innovative Technologies 1 $130,658.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 1 $144,385.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 1 $171,270.00
Program Support Center 1 $155,500.00
Bureau of International Labor Affairs 1 $112,224.00
National Gallery of Art 1 $68,712.00
Health Resources and Services Administration 1 $140,259.00
Office of Disability Employment Policy 1 $108,717.00
Selective Service System 1 $130,946.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $123,019.00
Bureau of Labor Statistics 1 $77,368.00
Maritime Administration 1 $97,333.00
Federal Housing Finance Agency 1 $107,595.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 1 $171,050.00
Surface Transportation Board 1 $103,872.00
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 1 $94,969.00
Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity 1 $126,251.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 1 $101,729.00
Office of Administration 1 $89,033.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 1 $97,936.00
Office of Strategic Planning & Management 1 $89,033.00

General Business and Industry Employee Pay Distribution

The average pay for a General Business and Industry Employee is $87,919.48. The highest paid General Business and Industry Employee made $260,682 in 2013.

Common General Business and Industry Employee Payscales

Payscale Number of General Business And Industry Employees
GS - General Schedule 13,847
CG - Corporate Graded 796
VC - Canteen Service 367
FO - Foreign Service Officers 145
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 143
CM - Fdic Suprv And Mangr Pos Below Exec Lev 132
ZA - Administrative 109
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 89
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 78
CN - Bur Of (cfpb) An Indep Ag Within Frs 77
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 68
ES - Senior Executive Service 64
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 57
FE - Senior Foreign Service 47
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 46
VH - Professional, Admin., And Managerial 26
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 20
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 16
PG - Printing Office Grades 16
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 16
VE - Veterans Canteen Service Executives Only 12
SL - Senior Level Positions 10
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 5
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 4
ZS - Administrative Support 3
AP - Admin, Profess, & Scientific Career Path 3
EX - Executive Pay 3
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 2
NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation 2
EM - Fdic Executive-level Positions Only 1
SN - Senior Level System 1
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SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 1
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 1
EL - Non-executive Positions At Fhfa 1
ZZ - Nonapplicable 1
CE - Contract Education--year Long 1
NX - Executive-level And Managerial Positions 1
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 1

Average General Business And Industry Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a General Business and Industry Employee was $66,593. Since then, the average pay has increased to $94,278 in 2017.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 1101.

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