- Federal Salaries of 2016

Pay Rates for ""

How much does a in the federal government get paid? $93,561.15* *Based on the 2016 average.
17,112 EMPLOYEES
$1.59B TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

was the 18th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 17,112 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2016, the National Institutes of Health hired the most employees titled General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences, with an average salary of $104,143.

Government General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences job is GS-6, 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

Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) professions fall under this job category. Due to the growing focus of them STEM fields, individuals in this job category tend to advance more quickly than employees in the other job categories. Jobs in this category are being added quickly and many organizations have trouble finding qualified individuals. Individuals in this job category typically recieve pormotions of 2 grade increases at a time until they reach GS-12.

Agencies that have hired a

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
National Institutes of Health 2,547 $104,143.01
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 2,413 $84,056.49
Forest Service 2,205 $80,671.70
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 1,718 $85,031.28
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 1,220 $90,780.56
Environmental Protection Agency 1,063 $108,602.20
Food and Drug Administration 760 $106,027.98
Bureau of Land Management 686 $75,956.83
National Park Service 622 $82,159.90
Natural Resources Conservation Service 545 $92,437.82
Agricultural Research Service 484 $100,894.73
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 428 $103,220.17
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 372 $82,719.96
Geological Survey 290 $88,190.90
Veterans Health Administration 212 $98,722.21
Agency for International Development 201 $99,287.49
Bureau of Reclamation 163 $81,014.99
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 156 $123,787.06
Indian Affairs 129 $81,013.36
Federal Bureau of Investigation 98 $101,771.17
National Science Foundation 85 $145,098.33
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 49 $99,208.55
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management 47 $97,612.17
Department of Energy 46 $107,991.30
National Institute of Standards and Technology 37 $95,160.14
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 32 $138,362.97
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 23 $138,301.04
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 19 $105,180.79
Foreign Agricultural Service 16 $112,515.56
Ous for Science and Technology 12 $145,863.50
Agricultural Marketing Service 11 $109,036.91
Ames Research Center 10 $140,301.00
Food Safety and Inspection Service 10 $121,551.90
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 8 $83,768.63
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 7 $93,544.29
Presidio Trust 6 $88,057.33
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 6 $107,392.50
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 5 $101,542.60
John F. Kennedy Space Center 5 $102,067.40
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 5 $156,578.20
U.S. Coast Guard 4 $106,129.75
Office of the Secretary of Agriculture 3 $148,464.67
Office of Secretary of Transportation 3 $92,780.67
Marine Mammal Commission 3 $122,048.67
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 3 $156,566.33
Valles Caldera Trust 2 $84,622.50
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 2 $125,868.00
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 2 $98,764.50
Federal Aviation Administration 2 $100,518.50
Risk Management Agency 2 $101,033.00
Headquarters, Nasa 2 $151,681.00
Farm Service Agency 2 $125,612.50
Federal Communications Commission 1 $114,990.00
Consumer Product Safety Commission 1 $143,079.00
Arctic Research Commission 1 $136,459.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 1 $62,920.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $97,620.00
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 1 $1,000.00
Utah Reclamation Mitigation & Conservation Commission 1 $105,725.00
Indian Health Service 1 $102,442.00

Pay Distribution

The average pay for a is $93,561.15. The highest paid made $270,000 in 2016.

Common Payscales

Payscale Number of General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences Employees
GS - General Schedule 14,119
RG - Code For Use By Hhs Only. 1,384
ZP - Scientific And Engineering Professional 457
RF - Code Is For Use By Hhs Only. 266
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 149
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 123
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 107
ZZ - Nonapplicable 105
ES - Senior Executive Service 91
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 75
FO - Foreign Service Officers 55
EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109) 53
EH - Advisory Committee Member (5 U.s.c. 3109 30
RS - Senior Biomedical Research Service 22
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 19
SL - Senior Level Positions 18
ST - Scientific And Professional 13
FE - Senior Foreign Service 10
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 4
RA - Department Of Agriculture Positions 4
EE - Expert (other) 2
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 2
EN - Nat Nuclear Security Admin Exc Srvc Only 1
EX - Executive Pay 1
EG - Consultant (other) 1
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 1

Starting Paygrade: $31,819.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-6, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $134,776.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10
Category: Professional and Scientific
Occupation Family: 0400 NATURAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT AND BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-6 Paygrade

GS-6 is the starting paygrade for General Natural Resources Management and Biological Sciences jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-6 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Food TechnologyProfessional and ScientificGS-6GS-15
Distribution Facilities and Storage ManagementAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Medical Support AssistanceClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
KinesiotherapyProfessional and ScientificGS-6GS-15
Facility Operations ServicesAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15

Average General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences Pay Trend from 2004 to 2016

In 2004, the average pay for a was $70,535. Since then, the average pay has increased to $93,561 in 2016.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 0401.

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