General Health Scientist - Federal Salaries of 2018

Pay Rates for "General Health Scientist"

How much does a General Health Scientist in the federal government get paid? $99,640.93* *Based on the 2018 average.
14,630 EMPLOYEES
$1.45B TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

General Health Scientist was the 23rd most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2018, with 14,630 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2018, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled General Health Science, with an average salary of $74,839.

Agencies that have hired a General Health Scientist

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Veterans Health Administration 7,116 $74,839.16
National Institutes of Health 3,060 $131,453.13
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2,234 $109,549.15
Food and Drug Administration 1,426 $129,869.44
Environmental Protection Agency 141 $117,377.96
Indian Health Service 129 $80,786.88
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 107 $137,099.73
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Regulation 106 $125,939.36
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 65 $127,993.17
Agency for International Development 41 $134,600.27
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 27 $129,598.30
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 25 $116,402.52
Health Resources and Services Administration 18 $125,458.17
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 15 $139,579.00
Peace Corps 13 $118,273.08
Food Safety and Inspection Service 13 $131,448.38
Drug Enforcement Administration 13 $119,116.62
Office of Personnel Management 11 $77,290.18
Department of State 11 $119,222.18
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 9 $64,669.00
U.S. Secret Service 7 $114,900.71
U.S. Coast Guard 6 $91,648.83
Food and Nutrition Service 5 $127,302.20
Department of Energy 5 $157,898.80
Federal Aviation Administration 5 $97,371.60
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 4 $112,164.50
Indian Affairs 3 $41,446.00
Headquarters, Nasa 3 $142,283.67
National Institute of Standards and Technology 2 $127,203.50
Agricultural Research Service 2 $98,291.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1 $145,629.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 1 $108,685.00
Bureau of Labor Statistics 1 $97,956.00
Office of Workers' Compensation Programs 1 $145,629.00
Office of Healthy Homes & Lead Hazard Control 1 $110,595.00
Consumer Product Safety Commission 1 $170,429.00
Administration for Children and Families 1 $93,008.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 1 $110,595.00

General Health Scientist Pay Distribution

The average pay for a General Health Scientist is $99,640.93. The highest paid General Health Scientist made $275,000 in 2018.

Common General Health Scientist Payscales

Payscale Number of General Health Science Employees
GS - General Schedule 12,276
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 986
RG - Code For Use By Hhs Only. 588
RF - Code Is For Use By Hhs Only. 317
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 238
VP - Clinical Podiatrists And Optometrists Sc 89
EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109) 27
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 15
EH - Advisory Committee Member (5 U.s.c. 3109 14
ES - Senior Executive Service 13
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 13
RS - Senior Biomedical Research Service 12
SR - Statutory Rates Not Elsewhere Specified 11
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 8
VN - Nursing 8
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 5
SL - Senior Level Positions 3
CY - Contract Education--school Year 3
EG - Consultant (other) 2
ZP - Scientific And Engineering Professional 2

Average General Health Science Pay Trend from 2004 to 2018

In 2004, the average pay for a General Health Scientist was $76,984. Since then, the average pay has increased to $99,641 in 2018.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 0601.

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