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General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator - Federal Salaries of 2006

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

How much does a General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator in the federal government get paid? $71,037.00* *Based on the 2006 average.
23,356 EMPLOYEES
$1.66B TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator was the 11th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2006, with 23,356 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2006, the Transportation Security Administration hired the most employees titled General Inspection, Investigaton, & Comp, with an average salary of $73,413.

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 6,739 $73,413.36
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 3,899 $71,453.40
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 3,860 $60,100.43
Federal Bureau of Investigation 1,456 $60,575.72
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1,061 $67,173.41
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 970 $81,193.22
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 579 $80,272.28
Drug Enforcement Administration 535 $78,717.97
Employee Benefits Security Administration 446 $81,569.58
Federal Aviation Administration 435 $90,677.18
Internal Revenue Service 374 $59,766.28
Veterans Benefits Administration 339 $59,265.35
Employment Standards Administration 236 $74,335.69
Bureau of Land Management 203 $59,043.79
International Trade Administration 168 $82,832.71
Food Safety and Inspection Service 162 $74,875.08
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 140 $62,579.03
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 139 $85,354.14
U.S. Secret Service 127 $72,144.54
U.S. Coast Guard 125 $76,531.86
Forest Service 110 $65,438.08
Consumer Product Safety Commission 109 $79,195.25
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 103 $85,129.32
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 74 $99,965.33
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 73 $76,589.62
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 72 $76,603.24
Risk Management Agency 71 $84,062.10
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 69 $108,212.29
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 63 $67,861.40
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 55 $78,793.22
National Transportation Safety Board 52 $109,518.08
Federal Trade Commission 51 $86,170.33
Departmental Offices 47 $89,965.72
Department of Energy 43 $88,334.07
Bureau of Industry and Security 41 $79,811.29
Department of State 26 $86,410.12
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Labor) 25 $72,696.12
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 20 $72,363.35
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 19 $81,614.84
Social Security Administration 19 $65,275.26
Securities and Exchange Commission 16 $109,583.94
Chemical Safety/Hazard Investigation Board 16 $95,492.13
Environmental Protection Agency 15 $65,572.20
Mine Safety and Health Administration 15 $73,263.73
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 14 $83,817.64
Ous Border and Transportation Security 13 $107,624.08
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 11 $50,358.18
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 10 $75,236.00
Foreign Agricultural Service 9 $87,463.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 8 $75,849.13
Office of Personnel Management 8 $53,157.38
Office of Inspector General (Department of Transportation) 8 $84,140.88
Agricultural Marketing Service 8 $74,691.88
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 7 $62,744.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 7 $82,236.57
Offices, Boards and Divisions 6 $90,045.67
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 5 $80,060.60
Headquarters, Nasa 4 $100,200.25
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 4 $133,411.25
Bureau of Reclamation 3 $95,768.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 3 $69,380.67
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 3 $61,097.00
Health Resources and Services Administration 2 $109,691.00
National Institutes of Health 2 $60,891.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 2 $120,673.50
Office of Inspector General (Department of Treasury) 2 $153,472.50
Office of Inspector General (Department of Education) 2 $82,508.50
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 2 $140,552.50
National Labor Relations Board 1 $155,942.00
Agency for International Development 1 $118,272.00
Appalachian Regional Commission 1 $139,774.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 1 $31,578.00
Small Business Administration 1 $100,547.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Commerce) 1 $91,407.00
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 1 $90,242.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $60,129.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 1 $90,450.00
Office of the Director 1 $125,439.00
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $104,394.00
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 1 $51,549.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $127,609.00
Food and Drug Administration 1 $114,688.00
National Park Service 1 $42,955.00
Government Printing Office 1 $152,000.00

General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator Pay Distribution

The average pay for a General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator is $71,037.00.

Common General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator Payscales

Payscale Number of General Inspection, Investigaton, & Comp Employees
GS - General Schedule 15,904
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 6,722
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 435
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 69
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 68
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 50
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 43
ES - Senior Executive Service 18
SW - Transportation Security Admin Executives 17
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 16
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 6
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 3
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 1
SL - Senior Level Positions 1
PD - Treasury Demonstration Project Positions 1
EX - Executive Pay 1
PG - Printing Office Grades 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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