General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator - Federal Salaries of 2008

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

How much does a General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator in the federal government get paid? $74,393.11* *Based on the 2008 average.
28,560 EMPLOYEES
$2.12B TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator was the 8th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2008, with 28,560 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2008, the Transportation Security Administration hired the most employees titled General Inspection, Investigaton, & Comp, with an average salary of $76,686.

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 7,421 $76,686.31
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 5,780 $65,657.25
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 5,192 $72,371.26
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 2,158 $80,251.95
Federal Bureau of Investigation 1,415 $66,113.90
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1,137 $75,989.78
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 544 $86,684.38
465 $85,503.11
Drug Enforcement Administration 449 $90,169.15
Federal Aviation Administration 448 $95,411.92
Veterans Benefits Administration 354 $61,044.80
Internal Revenue Service 320 $65,795.77
Forest Service 305 $55,770.23
Bureau of Land Management 216 $62,960.06
Food Safety and Inspection Service 167 $81,656.89
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 161 $96,596.61
U.S. Coast Guard 158 $78,830.75
International Trade Administration 156 $87,472.57
Employment Standards Administration 155 $80,272.11
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 145 $65,938.94
Consumer Product Safety Commission 128 $81,991.27
U.S. Secret Service 128 $79,969.41
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 114 $104,498.03
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 75 $79,419.16
Risk Management Agency 68 $87,074.75
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 68 $86,495.54
Departmental Offices 62 $92,742.98
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 62 $70,207.84
National Transportation Safety Board 60 $116,500.23
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 57 $115,650.49
Federal Trade Commission 53 $91,060.81
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 52 $78,972.04
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 40 $100,072.65
Department of Energy 37 $97,240.97
Bureau of Industry and Security 35 $94,600.86
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 27 $82,311.26
Department of State 27 $99,188.22
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 27 $79,675.44
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Labor) 25 $86,126.96
Environmental Protection Agency 23 $63,969.35
Social Security Administration 22 $66,500.45
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 17 $89,227.47
Chemical Safety/Hazard Investigation Board 15 $100,163.33
Securities and Exchange Commission 15 $113,403.60
Mine Safety and Health Administration 14 $81,469.86
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 13 $91,628.08
Office of Personnel Management 12 $63,790.67
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 12 $55,972.08
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 10 $84,700.60
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 9 $80,278.33
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 8 $72,926.75
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 8 $124,607.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 8 $79,740.25
Food and Drug Administration 8 $61,657.38
Office of Inspector General (Department of Transportation) 8 $100,199.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 8 $77,556.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 6 $95,015.17
Foreign Agricultural Service 6 $100,262.33
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 5 $84,228.20
Headquarters, Nasa 3 $119,748.00
Agency for International Development 3 $103,303.33
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 3 $108,632.67
Federal Emergency Management Agency 3 $86,589.00
Bureau of Reclamation 3 $103,589.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 2 $149,531.50
Health Resources and Services Administration 2 $118,273.00
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 2 $72,775.00
National Institutes of Health 2 $69,844.50
Office of Inspector General (Department of Treasury) 2 $158,500.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 1 $102,459.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $149,000.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Education) 1 $98,033.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 1 $61,075.00
Office of the Director 1 $138,383.00
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 1 $54,051.00
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $126,306.00
Committee for Purchase from People Blind or Severely Disabled 1 $142,227.00
Departmental Administration 1 $74,416.00
Government Printing Office 1 $158,465.00
Appalachian Regional Commission 1 $149,000.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $127,442.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 1 $101,801.00
Small Business Administration 1 $111,333.00
National Park Service 1 $46,542.00
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 1 $102,323.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Commerce) 1 $104,569.00

General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator Pay Distribution

The average pay for a General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator is $74,393.11.

Common General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator Payscales

Payscale Number of General Inspection, Investigaton, & Comp Employees
GS - General Schedule 17,135
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 7,398
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 3,283
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 448
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 58
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 57
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 47
ES - Senior Executive Service 34
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 28
SW - Transportation Security Admin Executives 23
PD - Treasury Demonstration Project Positions 17
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 15
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 7
ZA - Administrative 2
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 2
SL - Senior Level Positions 2
GE - Gpo Emp Formerly Under Pay Plan Sl 1
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 1
CG - Corporate Graded 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 2018

In 2004, the average pay for a General Inspector, Investigator, & Compensator 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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