General Health Scientist - Federal Salaries of 2016

Pay Rates for "General Health Scientist"

How much does a General Health Scientist in the federal government get paid? $97,572.00* *Based on the 2016 average.
14,013 EMPLOYEES
$1.36B TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

General Health Scientist was the 24th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 14,013 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2016, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled General Health Science, with an average salary of $73,236.

Agencies that have hired a General Health Scientist

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Veterans Health Administration 6,719 $73,236.08
National Institutes of Health 2,982 $128,367.23
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2,204 $105,837.99
Food and Drug Administration 1,343 $127,551.04
Environmental Protection Agency 138 $117,002.36
Indian Health Service 124 $77,671.06
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 113 $131,106.19
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Regulation 108 $122,653.31
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 70 $122,600.90
Agency for International Development 29 $134,022.86
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 28 $112,753.54
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 27 $128,959.15
Health Resources and Services Administration 19 $113,372.58
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 14 $137,781.00
Peace Corps 14 $107,660.86
Food Safety and Inspection Service 13 $137,884.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 12 $118,941.08
U.S. Secret Service 7 $110,349.71
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 5 $62,012.20
Department of State 5 $125,070.50
Food and Nutrition Service 5 $119,403.20
Department of Energy 5 $155,825.20
Federal Aviation Administration 4 $100,459.75
Indian Affairs 4 $47,704.25
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 4 $106,661.00
Agricultural Research Service 2 $96,718.00
National Institute of Standards and Technology 2 $113,764.00
Consumer Product Safety Commission 2 $174,885.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $127,036.00
Administration for Children and Families 1 $90,404.00
Program Support Center 1 $160,300.00
U.S. Coast Guard 1 $77,368.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1 $137,926.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 1 $104,433.00
Office of Healthy Homes & Lead Hazard Control 1 $104,433.00
Office of Workers' Compensation Programs 1 $141,555.00
National Science Foundation 1 $179,507.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 1 $101,361.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $160,300.00

General Health Scientist Pay Distribution

The average pay for a General Health Scientist is $97,572.00. The highest paid General Health Scientist made $272,110 in 2016.

Common General Health Scientist Payscales

Payscale Number of General Health Science Employees
GS - General Schedule 11,621
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 994
RG - Code For Use By Hhs Only. 615
RF - Code Is For Use By Hhs Only. 315
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 233
VP - Clinical Podiatrists And Optometrists Sc 92
EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109) 31
ES - Senior Executive Service 16
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 16
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 14
RS - Senior Biomedical Research Service 12
EH - Advisory Committee Member (5 U.s.c. 3109 12
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 10
SR - Statutory Rates Not Elsewhere Specified 9
VN - Nursing 8
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 4
CY - Contract Education--school Year 4
SL - Senior Level Positions 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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