- 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 Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services hired the most employees titled General Inspection, Investigation, Enforcement, And Compliance Series, with an average salary of $82,849.

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
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 8,108 $82,849.34
Transportation Security Administration 8,012 $86,014.73
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 6,634 $81,449.25
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 1,806 $98,050.48
Federal Bureau of Investigation 1,714 $72,949.87
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1,001 $99,309.07
Veterans Benefits Administration 690 $71,474.20
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 654 $94,511.13
Drug Enforcement Administration 562 $96,407.56
Employee Benefits Security Administration 535 $99,965.47
National Protection and Programs Directorate 488 $99,817.25
Forest Service 437 $65,631.17
Federal Aviation Administration 418 $109,950.05
Office of Personnel Management 406 $83,196.50
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 382 $71,954.92
U.S. Coast Guard 338 $87,674.45
Bureau of Land Management 201 $72,953.61
Food Safety and Inspection Service 190 $93,827.56
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 169 $91,592.28
Consumer Product Safety Commission 168 $96,004.71
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 144 $83,874.25
International Trade Administration 133 $110,967.03
Office of Labor-Management Standards 109 $100,126.24
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 96 $84,256.19
National Transportation Safety Board 88 $124,089.30
Risk Management Agency 84 $80,840.84
Departmental Offices 83 $104,452.05
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 65 $103,578.31
U.S. Secret Service 49 $99,975.35
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 49 $102,546.73
Federal Trade Commission 46 $101,835.63
Internal Revenue Service 46 $107,246.93
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 45 $134,201.82
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 45 $89,183.29
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 42 $71,479.52
Bureau of Industry and Security 42 $107,694.05
Department of State 40 $118,984.73
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 40 $90,390.40
Office of Inspector General (Department of Health and Human Services) 33 $97,919.64
Mine Safety and Health Administration 24 $108,022.17
U.S. Marshals Service 22 $72,377.68
Securities and Exchange Commission 22 $170,258.00
Environmental Protection Agency 22 $104,320.55
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 21 $76,844.00
Department of Energy 20 $110,525.95
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 19 $113,120.42
Federal Emergency Management Agency 18 $105,614.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 16 $106,015.94
Offices, Boards and Divisions 16 $119,917.56
Food and Drug Administration 15 $87,559.40
Chemical Safety/Hazard Investigation Board 13 $127,154.46
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 13 $97,405.62
Office of Secretary of Transportation 11 $111,476.18
Foreign Agricultural Service 11 $106,119.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 10 $94,547.60
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 10 $92,153.70
Office of the Secretary of Agriculture 10 $99,989.80
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 9 $113,344.00
Social Security Administration 8 $79,291.25
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 7 $0.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 6 $90,459.17
Export-Import Bank of the United States 6 $131,931.50
Office of Inspector General (Department of Transportation) 5 $118,167.60
Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program 5 $112,715.20
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 5 $151,166.60
Office of Inspector General (General Services Administration) 4 $104,833.00
Peace Corps 4 $106,267.25
Office of Inspector General (Federal Housing Finance Agency) 4 $154,580.25
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 4 $108,632.25
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 3 $109,841.67
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 3 $140,542.67
Office of Inspector General (Department of Treasury) 3 $119,286.00
Federal Transit Administration 3 $117,368.33
Federal Student Aid 2 $87,749.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 2 $161,291.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Education) 2 $106,137.00
Agency for International Development 2 $99,125.50
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 2 $95,974.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $181,500.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $161,380.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1 $170,854.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $119,794.00
Government Printing Office 1 $170,350.00
Veterans Employment and Training Service 1 $95,217.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 1 $95,704.00
Armed Forces Retirement Home 1 $119,776.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 1 $155,809.00
Departmental Administration 1 $0.00
National Science Foundation 1 $185,100.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $134,296.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $176,181.00
Maritime Administration 1 $85,238.00
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $153,702.00
National Park Service 1 $71,995.00
Office of the Director 1 $160,300.00

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: $26,233.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $138,572.00 / 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
Health System AdministrationAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Insurance ExaminingAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Paralegal SpecialistAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Consumer Safety InspectionTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9

Average General Inspection, Investigation, Enforcement, And Compliance Series Pay Trend from 2004 to 2018

In 2004, the average pay for a was $65,448. Since then, the average pay has decreased to $0 in 2018.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 1801.

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