General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator - Federal Salaries of 2005

Pay Rates for "General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator"

How much does a General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator in the federal government get paid? $68,370.64* *Based on the 2005 average.
22,514 EMPLOYEES
$1.54B TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator was the 11th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2005, with 22,514 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2005, the Transportation Security Administration hired the most employees titled General Inspection, Investigaton, & Comp, with an average salary of $71,576.

Government General Inspection, Investigaton, & Comp jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a General Inspection, Investigaton, & Comp 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 General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Transportation Security Administration 6,715 $71,576.11
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 3,993 $65,837.99
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 3,247 $58,963.73
Federal Bureau of Investigation 1,460 $57,111.02
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 953 $77,652.32
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 929 $63,638.02
Drug Enforcement Administration 560 $71,852.16
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 493 $79,599.11
Federal Aviation Administration 446 $87,220.86
Employee Benefits Security Administration 396 $81,092.77
Internal Revenue Service 366 $56,911.77
Veterans Benefits Administration 324 $58,821.11
Employment Standards Administration 232 $70,838.87
Bureau of Land Management 206 $57,036.38
International Trade Administration 186 $74,847.46
Food Safety and Inspection Service 161 $72,589.97
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 133 $59,603.18
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 131 $81,963.17
Consumer Product Safety Commission 127 $77,656.20
U.S. Secret Service 123 $68,977.64
U.S. Coast Guard 122 $73,776.93
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 111 $80,946.72
Forest Service 87 $69,997.66
Risk Management Agency 74 $80,340.47
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 72 $74,033.44
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 71 $74,279.58
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 71 $103,960.42
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 66 $64,518.38
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 63 $91,188.79
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 56 $78,422.23
Federal Trade Commission 53 $81,929.87
National Transportation Safety Board 50 $103,230.10
Bureau of Industry and Security 41 $75,164.98
Department of Energy 41 $85,664.41
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Labor) 25 $67,100.92
Department of State 24 $83,948.67
Social Security Administration 20 $61,919.55
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 18 $71,227.44
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 18 $77,206.17
Mine Safety and Health Administration 17 $67,085.88
Chemical Safety/Hazard Investigation Board 17 $90,797.88
Securities and Exchange Commission 16 $101,195.75
Departmental Offices 16 $83,677.75
Office of Inspector General (Department of Transportation) 15 $77,979.47
Ous Border and Transportation Security 15 $107,162.80
Environmental Protection Agency 14 $65,406.71
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 11 $48,797.36
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 11 $81,700.91
Agricultural Marketing Service 9 $65,063.00
Foreign Agricultural Service 9 $81,787.89
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 9 $79,749.33
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 8 $72,163.50
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 7 $86,663.57
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 7 $77,410.29
Offices, Boards and Divisions 6 $91,697.00
Office of Personnel Management 6 $59,438.50
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 6 $76,750.50
Bureau of Reclamation 5 $77,753.20
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 5 $60,202.20
Headquarters, Nasa 5 $94,107.00
Health Resources and Services Administration 3 $103,102.67
National Institutes of Health 3 $62,710.33
Office of Inspector General (Department of Treasury) 2 $142,950.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Education) 2 $77,274.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 2 $134,165.00
Government Printing Office 2 $133,404.50
Agency for International Development 2 $94,076.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 2 $116,724.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 1 $56,371.00
Veterans Employment and Training Service 1 $78,745.00
Office of the Director 1 $121,274.00
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 1 $48,732.00
Food and Drug Administration 1 $107,413.00
National Park Service 1 $41,772.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 1 $70,397.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $151,400.00
Appalachian Regional Commission 1 $135,136.00
Ames Research Center 1 $135,936.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 1 $28,620.00
Small Business Administration 1 $94,260.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Commerce) 1 $82,259.00
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 1 $87,244.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 1 $55,692.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 1 $85,123.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $58,179.00
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $97,206.00

General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator Pay Distribution

The average pay for a General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator is $68,370.64.

Common General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator Payscales

Payscale Number of General Inspection, Investigaton, & Comp Employees
GS - General Schedule 15,121
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 6,698
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 446
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 71
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 62
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 47
ES - Senior Executive Service 19
SW - Transportation Security Admin Executives 17
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 16
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 4
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 4
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 2
PG - Printing Office Grades 2
FE - Senior Foreign Service 1
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 1
SL - Senior Level Positions 1
PD - Treasury Demonstration Project Positions 1
EX - Executive Pay 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, Investigaton, & Comp Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator was $65,448. Since then, the average pay has decreased to $673 in 2017.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 1801.

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