- Federal Salaries of 2016

Pay Rates for ""

How much does a in the federal government get paid? $85,890.98* *Based on the 2016 average.
34,591 EMPLOYEES
$2.97B TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

was the 8th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 34,591 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2016, the Transportation Security Administration hired the most employees titled General Inspection, Investigation, Enforcement, And Compliance Series, with an average salary of $85,125.

Government General Inspection, Investigation, Enforcement, And Compliance Series jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a General Inspection, Investigation, Enforcement, And Compliance Series job is GS-4, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-15. Remember that the starting and maximum yearly pay listed above reflect base pay only - your actual salary will be higher based on the Locality Pay Adjustment for the area in which you work.

Job Description

Administrative and Management positions have a wide range of responsibilities. Management does not refer specifically to supervisors who directly manage organizations or teams. Rather jobs in this category deal with managing systems or processes such as finances, security systems, training programs, or marketing. For employees in this job category, promotions are typically given 2 grade increments at a time until GS-12 is reached.

Agencies that have hired a

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Transportation Security Administration 8,088 $85,124.56
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 7,587 $81,431.13
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 6,330 $79,171.39
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 1,773 $95,931.59
Federal Bureau of Investigation 1,628 $73,034.79
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 954 $98,217.06
Veterans Benefits Administration 700 $69,840.94
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 567 $95,647.33
Drug Enforcement Administration 566 $95,175.14
Employee Benefits Security Administration 532 $97,628.92
Forest Service 498 $62,538.68
Federal Aviation Administration 465 $107,502.96
Office of Personnel Management 453 $76,685.35
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 371 $70,760.79
U.S. Coast Guard 333 $85,850.54
National Protection and Programs Directorate 293 $112,656.85
Bureau of Land Management 190 $71,957.11
Food Safety and Inspection Service 176 $94,932.49
Consumer Product Safety Commission 164 $94,735.99
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 155 $92,084.10
International Trade Administration 142 $107,103.38
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 129 $80,593.39
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 112 $83,614.87
Office of Labor-Management Standards 105 $98,920.65
National Transportation Safety Board 85 $122,535.66
Risk Management Agency 80 $86,004.19
Departmental Offices 70 $104,641.60
Office of Inspector General (Department of Health and Human Services) 63 $96,475.92
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 59 $102,892.76
U.S. Secret Service 53 $97,638.17
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 48 $100,638.44
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 47 $131,994.00
Federal Trade Commission 46 $101,447.61
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 44 $82,684.09
Internal Revenue Service 44 $104,705.48
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 40 $92,079.68
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 39 $74,686.23
Bureau of Industry and Security 36 $111,623.47
Environmental Protection Agency 24 $98,096.29
Federal Emergency Management Agency 23 $101,022.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 22 $72,396.55
Mine Safety and Health Administration 21 $102,634.33
Department of Energy 21 $108,605.71
U.S. Marshals Service 21 $71,600.86
Securities and Exchange Commission 21 $163,115.38
Agricultural Marketing Service 18 $102,317.06
Food and Drug Administration 17 $86,837.41
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 14 $113,754.36
Chemical Safety/Hazard Investigation Board 13 $123,064.15
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 12 $95,498.92
Offices, Boards and Divisions 11 $141,961.45
Office of Secretary of Transportation 10 $107,846.10
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 10 $89,535.20
Foreign Agricultural Service 9 $111,877.11
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 9 $87,039.67
Social Security Administration 8 $78,042.13
Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program 8 $107,622.38
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 7 $0.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 7 $116,244.43
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 6 $135,764.33
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 6 $98,846.83
Export-Import Bank of the United States 6 $127,680.83
Office of Inspector General (Department of Transportation) 5 $113,488.80
Homeland Security Staff 4 $104,460.50
Committee for Purchase from People Blind or Severely Disabled 4 $113,365.50
Office of Inspector General (Federal Housing Finance Agency) 3 $149,298.67
Federal Transit Administration 3 $122,824.33
Peace Corps 3 $113,917.33
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 3 $103,927.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Education) 3 $85,402.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 3 $125,114.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 2 $112,014.50
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 2 $159,677.50
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 2 $134,813.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Treasury) 2 $133,668.50
Office of Inspector General (General Services Administration) 2 $120,901.50
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 2 $140,167.50
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 2 $85,977.50
Agency for International Development 2 $118,889.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1 $170,854.00
Government Printing Office 1 $168,620.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $159,400.00
National Science Foundation 1 $183,300.00
National Institute of Standards and Technology 1 $92,785.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $118,314.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $181,500.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 1 $149,936.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $174,465.00
Office of the Director 1 $158,700.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 1 $92,564.00
Veterans Employment and Training Service 1 $90,823.00
National Park Service 1 $68,955.00
Departmental Administration 1 $0.00
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $151,496.00
Armed Forces Retirement Home 1 $118,057.00
Maritime Administration 1 $78,924.00

Pay Distribution

The average pay for a is $85,890.98.

Common Payscales

Payscale Number of General Inspection, Investigation, Enforcement, And Compliance Series Employees
GS - General Schedule 24,926
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 7,980
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 964
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 418
ES - Senior Executive Service 66
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 45
ZA - Administrative 44
SW - Transportation Security Admin Executives 32
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 22
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 21
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 21
IC - Federal Emergency Management Agency Use 13
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 8
CN - Bur Of (cfpb) An Indep Ag Within Frs 7
SL - Senior Level Positions 6
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 5
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 5
EL - Non-executive Positions At Fhfa 4
CG - Corporate Graded 2
IG - Inspectors General 1
GE - Gpo Emp Formerly Under Pay Plan Sl 1

Starting Paygrade: $25,514.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $134,776.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10
Category: Administrative and Management
Occupation Family: 1800 INSPECTION, INVESTIGATION, ENFORCEMENT, AND COMPLIANCE GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade

GS-4 is the starting paygrade for General Inspection, Investigation, Enforcement, and Compliance jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-4 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Forestry TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Dental Laboratory Aid and TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Insurance ExaminingAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Paralegal SpecialistAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Import ComplianceAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15

Average General Inspection, Investigation, Enforcement, And Compliance Series Pay Trend from 2004 to 2016

In 2004, the average pay for a was $65,448. Since then, the average pay has increased to $85,891 in 2016.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 1801.

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