General Health Scientist - Federal Salaries of 2021
Pay Rates for "General Health Scientist"How much does a General Health Scientist in the federal government get paid? $111,376.50* *Based on the 2021 average.
General Health Scientist was the 21st most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2021, with 16,603 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.
In 2021, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled General Health Science, with an average salary of $87,218.
Agencies that have hired a General Health Scientist
General Health Scientist Pay Distribution
The average pay for a General Health Scientist is $111,376.50. The highest paid General Health Scientist made $396,550 in 2021.
Common General Health Scientist Payscales
|Payscale||Number of General Health Science Employees|
|GS - General Schedule||13,878|
|EI - Advisory Committee Member (other)||924|
|RG - Scientists Appointed As Fellows And Compensated Under 42 U.s.c. 209(g). Includes Non-citizens Whose Employment||631|
|AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not Elsewhere Specified||461|
|RF - Employees Appointed And Compensated As Special Consultants Under 42 U.s.c. 209(f). Includes Non-citizens Whose||356|
|VP - Clinical Podiatrists And Optometrists Schedule||221|
|SR - Statutory Rates Not Elsewhere Specified||22|
|EH - Advisory Committee Member (5 U.s.c. 3109)||21|
|EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109)||20|
|FP - Foreign Service Personnel||19|
|ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109)||11|
|RS - Senior Biomedical Research Service||9|
|ES - Senior Executive Service||8|
|ZP - Scientific And Engineering Professional||5|
|VN - Nursing||4|
|FV - Federal Aviation Administration Core Compensation Plan||4|
|* - Invalid||4|
|GM - Employees Covered By The Performance Management And Recognition System (pmrs) Termination Provisions||2|
|EG - Consultant (other)||1|
|ST - Scientific And Professional||1|
|SL - Senior Level Positions||1|
Average General Health Science Pay Trend from 2004 to 2021
In 2004, the average pay for a General Health Scientist was $76,984. Since then, the average pay has increased to $111,377 in 2021.
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