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- Federal Salaries of 2020

Pay Rates for ""

How much does a in the federal government get paid? $103,083.00* *Based on the 2020 average.
17,558 EMPLOYEES
$1.52B TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

was the 18th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2020, with 17,558 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2020, the Customs and Border Protection hired the most employees titled General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences, with an average salary of $0.

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
Customs and Border Protection 2,623 $0.00
Forest Service 2,104 $87,528.82
National Institutes of Health 1,792 $118,917.12
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 1,786 $92,092.15
Environmental Protection Agency 1,559 $110,713.14
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 1,375 $97,283.92
Food and Drug Administration 1,026 $119,852.72
Bureau of Land Management 675 $84,630.05
National Park Service 604 $89,940.75
Natural Resources Conservation Service 603 $99,163.62
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 585 $114,546.57
Agricultural Research Service 454 $113,875.73
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 446 $92,605.59
Geological Survey 380 $93,318.17
Veterans Health Administration 212 $114,147.04
National Institute of Food & Agriculture 188 $122,364.40
Bureau of Reclamation 167 $89,492.52
U.S. Agency for International Development 158 $123,399.16
Indian Affairs 141 $87,902.38
Federal Bureau of Investigation 103 $122,400.05
National Science Foundation 92 $170,327.47
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 75 $145,101.67
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 53 $114,076.43
Department of Energy 47 $124,219.25
National Institute of Standards and Technology 44 $112,423.73
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management 38 $115,759.42
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 18 $149,395.72
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 17 $105,739.94
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 17 $129,224.71
Ames Research Center 16 $147,181.69
Fpac Business Center 15 $130,457.80
Science and Technology Directorate 13 $0.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 12 $101,473.25
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 10 $0.00
John F. Kennedy Space Center 10 $112,434.60
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 10 $102,521.20
Food Safety and Inspection Service 9 $126,926.11
Foreign Agricultural Service 8 $131,017.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 7 $129,534.29
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 7 $114,056.14
U.S. Coast Guard 6 $0.00
Presidio Trust 6 $96,979.17
Office of the Secretary of Agriculture 6 $153,881.33
Marine Mammal Commission 5 $130,310.00
Headquarters, Nasa 4 $178,368.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 4 $156,743.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 4 $0.00
Utah Reclamation Mitigation & Conservation Commission 3 $92,222.33
Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council 3 $128,409.00
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 2 $117,902.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 2 $146,133.00
Department of State 2 $126,620.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 2 $133,534.50
Federal Aviation Administration 2 $126,290.00
Langley Research Center 1 $140,823.00
Consumer Product Safety Commission 1 $170,800.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $119,931.00
Risk Management Agency 1 $123,198.00
Office of the Chief Economist 1 $189,869.00
Arctic Research Commission 1 $156,730.00
International Joint Commission: U.S. & Canada 1 $153,889.00
U.S. Secret Service 1 $0.00

Pay Distribution

The average pay for a is $103,083.00. The highest paid made $275,000 in 2020.

Common Payscales

Payscale Number of General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences Employees
GS - General Schedule 15,188
RG - Scientists Appointed As Fellows And Compensated Under 42 U.s.c. 209(g). Includes Non-citizens Whose Employment 674
ZP - Scientific And Engineering Professional 621
RF - Employees Appointed And Compensated As Special Consultants Under 42 U.s.c. 209(f). Includes Non-citizens Whose 307
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 133
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not Elsewhere Specified 109
FO - Foreign Service Officers 91
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 88
ES - Senior Executive Service 74
ZZ - Nonapplicable 71
EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109) 63
EH - Advisory Committee Member (5 U.s.c. 3109) 49
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 25
ST - Scientific And Professional 13
SL - Senior Level Positions 13
RA - Department Of Agriculture Positions In The Senior Scientific Research Service 9
RS - Senior Biomedical Research Service 7
FE - Senior Foreign Service 6
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 4
EN - National Nuclear Security Administration Excepted Service Only 3
IC - Employees Holding Incident Management Cadre Of On-call Response/recovery Employees(core)positions 3
FV - Federal Aviation Administration Core Compensation Plan 2
EJ - The Department Of Energy Organization Act Excepted Service 1
ZA - Administrative 1
GM - Employees Covered By The Performance Management And Recognition System (pmrs) Termination Provisions 1
EE - Expert (other) 1
EG - Consultant (other) 1

Starting Paygrade: $34,649.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-6, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $146,757.00 / 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
Sales Store ClericalClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
CartographyProfessional and ScientificGS-6GS-15
Consumer SafetyProfessional and ScientificGS-6GS-15
Multiseries Position Classification Standard for Therapist Professional and ScientificGS-6GS-15
Agricultural MarketingAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15

Average General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences Pay Trend from 2004 to 2020

In 2004, the average pay for a was $70,535. Since then, the average pay has increased to $103,083 in 2020.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 0401.

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