General Health Scientist - Federal Salaries of 2017

Pay Rates for "General Health Scientist"

How much does a General Health Scientist in the federal government get paid? $99,696.03* *Based on the 2017 average.
14,619 EMPLOYEES
$1.45B TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

General Health Scientist was the 23rd most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2017, with 14,619 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2017, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled General Health Science, with an average salary of $74,887.

Agencies that have hired a General Health Scientist

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Veterans Health Administration 7,069 $74,886.92
National Institutes of Health 3,075 $131,292.14
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2,259 $109,252.98
Food and Drug Administration 1,420 $129,834.63
Environmental Protection Agency 142 $117,385.14
Indian Health Service 131 $80,802.82
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Regulation 108 $125,660.97
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 108 $137,159.53
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 67 $126,390.54
Agency for International Development 41 $134,476.27
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 27 $129,460.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 25 $116,402.52
Health Resources and Services Administration 18 $124,835.83
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 15 $139,037.20
Drug Enforcement Administration 14 $118,056.50
Food Safety and Inspection Service 13 $131,206.31
Peace Corps 13 $117,978.77
Department of State 11 $118,047.55
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 9 $64,669.00
Office of Personnel Management 9 $76,484.78
U.S. Secret Service 7 $114,900.71
Department of Energy 5 $157,898.80
Food and Nutrition Service 5 $125,593.40
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
Agricultural Research Service 2 $98,291.00
National Institute of Standards and Technology 2 $124,328.50
Consumer Product Safety Commission 1 $170,429.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1 $145,629.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 1 $110,595.00
U.S. Coast Guard 1 $78,994.00
Office of Healthy Homes & Lead Hazard Control 1 $110,595.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 1 $107,435.00
Bureau of Labor Statistics 1 $94,796.00
Office of Workers' Compensation Programs 1 $145,629.00
Administration for Children and Families 1 $93,008.00

General Health Scientist Pay Distribution

The average pay for a General Health Scientist is $99,696.03. The highest paid General Health Scientist made $275,000 in 2017.

Common General Health Scientist Payscales

Payscale Number of General Health Science Employees
GS - General Schedule 12,235
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 1,006
RG - Code For Use By Hhs Only. 587
RF - Code Is For Use By Hhs Only. 317
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 249
VP - Clinical Podiatrists And Optometrists Sc 88
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 15
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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