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General Health Scientist - Federal Salaries of 2015

Pay Rates for "General Health Scientist"

How much does a General Health Scientist in the federal government get paid? $96,237.56* *Based on the 2015 average.
13,325 EMPLOYEES
$1.28B TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

General Health Scientist was the 24th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2015, with 13,325 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2015, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled General Health Science, with an average salary of $72,612.

Agencies that have hired a General Health Scientist

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Veterans Health Administration 6,421 $72,612.00
National Institutes of Health 2,838 $126,422.92
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2,110 $103,923.41
Food and Drug Administration 1,213 $126,067.70
Environmental Protection Agency 146 $116,195.18
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Regulation 115 $118,597.21
Indian Health Service 105 $79,984.85
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 93 $135,088.47
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 65 $124,879.47
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 29 $110,470.86
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 27 $123,234.85
Agency for International Development 26 $133,515.31
Health Resources and Services Administration 22 $107,775.55
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 15 $140,559.47
U.S. Coast Guard 13 $79,277.69
Peace Corps 13 $105,788.62
Drug Enforcement Administration 12 $113,841.33
Food Safety and Inspection Service 12 $148,386.00
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 8 $76,418.38
U.S. Secret Service 6 $109,487.00
Department of Energy 5 $152,834.60
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 4 $103,859.25
Indian Affairs 4 $50,039.00
Federal Aviation Administration 3 $109,384.33
Food and Nutrition Service 3 $124,620.67
Headquarters, Nasa 2 $152,831.50
Consumer Product Safety Commission 2 $170,254.00
Agricultural Research Service 2 $93,957.50
Federal Emergency Management Agency 1 $99,905.00
Office of Healthy Homes & Lead Hazard Control 1 $102,932.00
National Science Foundation 1 $176,000.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1 $135,945.00
National Institute of Standards and Technology 1 $130,000.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 1 $138,871.00
Office of Workers' Compensation Programs 1 $139,523.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 1 $98,928.00
Public Buildings Service 1 $121,635.00
Program Support Center 1 $159,700.00
Administration for Children and Families 1 $86,564.00

General Health Scientist Pay Distribution

The average pay for a General Health Scientist is $96,237.56. The highest paid General Health Scientist made $311,105 in 2015.

Common General Health Scientist Payscales

Payscale Number of General Health Science Employees
GS - General Schedule 10,970
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 999
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 609
RG - Code For Use By Hhs Only. 449
RF - Code Is For Use By Hhs Only. 70
VP - Clinical Podiatrists And Optometrists Sc 69
EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109) 32
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 22
ES - Senior Executive Service 20
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 15
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 13
VN - Nursing 12
RS - Senior Biomedical Research Service 10
EH - Advisory Committee Member (5 U.s.c. 3109 10
SR - Statutory Rates Not Elsewhere Specified 8
SL - Senior Level Positions 4
EG - Consultant (other) 4
CY - Contract Education--school Year 4
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 3
FO - Foreign Service Officers 1
ZP - Scientific And Engineering Professional 1

Average General Health Science Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a General Health Scientist was $76,984. Since then, the average pay has increased to $99,696 in 2017.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 0601.

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