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Human Resources Assistance - Federal Salaries of 2016

Pay Rates for "Human Resources Assistance"

How much does a Human Resources Assistance in the federal government get paid? $46,444.41* *Based on the 2016 average.
3,293 EMPLOYEES
$152.8M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Human Resources Assistance was the 80th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 3,293 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2016, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Human Resources Assistance, with an average salary of $42,192.

Government Human Resources Assistance jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Human Resources Assistance job is GS-1, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-9. 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

Clerical, secretary, and administrative positions fall under this category. No specialized technical background is needed for positions in this category except for stenographers which require a proficiency exam before being hired. Strong organizational and communication skills are the primary requirements for this job category. Military experience can often be applied as relevant experience when calculating starting grade. Employees in the job category receive promotions of 1 grade increase at a time.

Agencies that have hired a Human Resources Assistance

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Veterans Health Administration 1,322 $42,192.01
Internal Revenue Service 312 $49,594.60
Forest Service 228 $42,406.92
National Park Service 120 $44,925.31
Transportation Security Administration 105 $55,802.70
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 80 $40,674.30
U.S. Coast Guard 67 $48,622.84
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 56 $48,260.27
Federal Aviation Administration 56 $48,562.80
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 50 $42,730.38
Bureau of the Census 46 $46,181.57
Veterans Benefits Administration 45 $44,808.13
Indian Health Service 43 $43,695.56
Bureau of Land Management 37 $43,318.43
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 35 $47,308.34
Agricultural Research Service 35 $47,065.80
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 33 $47,523.91
National Institutes of Health 32 $52,918.13
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 29 $42,579.66
Department of Energy 28 $49,760.57
Drug Enforcement Administration 27 $56,107.04
Office of Comptroller of Currency 26 $79,815.00
Food Safety and Inspection Service 25 $46,372.04
Indian Affairs 25 $41,320.96
Natural Resources Conservation Service 24 $51,275.54
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 24 $43,435.83
Bureau of Reclamation 24 $45,808.63
Food and Drug Administration 23 $52,199.61
Federal Bureau of Investigation 23 $61,198.74
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 23 $52,081.96
Rural Housing Service 22 $44,366.86
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 20 $49,180.25
Farm Service Agency 20 $48,782.40
Social Security Administration 19 $54,202.53
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 16 $50,276.69
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 13 $40,471.85
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 13 $51,256.46
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 12 $50,752.75
Small Business Administration 12 $44,699.25
Patent and Trademark Office 12 $53,222.75
National Institute of Standards and Technology 11 $56,929.82
Office of Personnel Management 11 $45,502.73
Securities and Exchange Commission 11 $63,271.82
Federal Emergency Management Agency 11 $55,048.00
Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer 11 $50,597.00
Agency for International Development 11 $52,210.82
Geological Survey 10 $51,127.60
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 10 $48,910.90
National Archives and Records Administration 10 $41,186.40
Offices, Boards and Divisions 9 $42,406.22
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 8 $70,489.00
National Cemetery Administration 8 $41,309.13
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 7 $44,856.71
Federal Highway Administration 7 $52,344.00
Office of Management (Department of Education) 7 $53,908.71
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 7 $57,198.14
Peace Corps 7 $53,826.57
Government Printing Office 6 $56,562.67
Environmental Protection Agency 6 $53,984.17
Assistant Secretary for Human Resources Management 6 $49,849.50
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 6 $49,035.33
Executive Office for Immigration Review 5 $47,264.20
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 5 $61,046.80
Assistant Secretary for Administration 4 $55,455.50
Bureau of Labor Statistics 4 $53,275.00
Maritime Administration 4 $46,057.50
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 4 $52,448.75
National Credit Union Administration 4 $69,827.75
Headquarters, Nasa 4 $53,947.25
Federal Housing Finance Agency 4 $65,591.75
Corporation for National and Community Service 3 $63,741.00
National Labor Relations Board 3 $56,379.33
Consumer Product Safety Commission 3 $42,341.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 3 $50,735.33
Departmental Administration 3 $53,750.00
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 3 $40,459.67
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 3 $57,224.00
U.S. Mint 3 $56,677.33
Presidio Trust 2 $73,351.50
Office of Inspector General (Department of Transportation) 2 $64,954.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Corporation Senior Executive Management 2 $54,044.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 2 $45,154.50
U.S. Marshals Service 2 $57,224.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 2 $50,660.50
U.S. Trustee Program 2 $54,839.00
U.S. Secret Service 2 $54,744.00
Office of Administration 2 $60,941.50
U.S. International Trade Commission 2 $54,044.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 2 $47,183.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 2 $55,137.50
Federal Communications Commission 2 $47,150.50
Federal Railroad Administration 2 $41,330.00
Office of the Director 2 $51,575.50
Federal Trade Commission 2 $46,495.50
Farm Credit Administration 1 $80,507.00
U.S. Tax Court 1 $63,199.00
National Endowment for the Humanities 1 $57,224.00
Pretrial Services Agency 1 $62,994.00
Ames Research Center 1 $75,289.00
African Development Foundation 1 $66,710.00
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 1 $0.00
Dryden Flight Research Center 1 $44,076.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 1 $31,069.00
Office of Special Counsel 1 $58,814.00
Goddard Space Flight Center 1 $51,666.00
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 1 $68,670.00
Overseas Private Investment Corporation 1 $50,864.00
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 1 $41,555.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 1 $61,994.00
Valles Caldera Trust 1 $33,009.00
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 1 $43,857.00
Departmental Offices 1 $50,864.00
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 1 $39,570.00
Railroad Retirement Board 1 $47,697.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Office of Resolution Management 1 $49,274.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 1 $53,454.00
National Gallery of Art 1 $55,970.00
Office of Justice Programs 1 $57,224.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Health and Human Services) 1 $53,100.00
National Transportation Safety Board 1 $64,955.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 1 $55,970.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 1 $57,374.00
Health Resources and Services Administration 1 $51,364.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 1 $56,974.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $50,231.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 1 $76,462.00
Food and Nutrition Service 1 $58,814.00

Human Resources Assistance Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Human Resources Assistance is $46,444.41. The highest paid Human Resources Assistance made $110,379 in 2016.

Common Human Resources Assistance Payscales

Payscale Number of Human Resources Assistance Employees
GS - General Schedule 3,010
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 106
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 50
ZS - Administrative Support 29
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 25
IC - Federal Emergency Management Agency Use 15
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 13
CG - Corporate Graded 10
PG - Printing Office Grades 6
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 6
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 6
CU - Credit Union Employees 5
NU - Nnsa Technician And Admin Support 3
EL - Non-executive Positions At Fhfa 2
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 2
NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation 2
VH - Professional, Admin., And Managerial 1
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 1
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 1

Starting Paygrade: $18,526.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $56,229.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-9, Step 10
Category: Clerical and Administrative Support
Occupation Family: 0200 HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-1 Paygrade

GS-1 is the starting paygrade for Human Resources Assistance jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-1 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Financial Clerical and TechnicianClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
SecretaryClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
DispatchingClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Mathematics TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Transportation Clerk and AssistantClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9

Average Human Resources Assistance Pay Trend from 2004 to 2016

In 2004, the average pay for a Human Resources Assistance was $38,781. Since then, the average pay has increased to $46,444 in 2016.


Data Sources

The information provided on these pages is sourced from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Enterprise Human Resources Integration (EHRI) dataset. Postal Service data is managed exclusively by the USPS . All information is displayed unmodified and as provided by the source agency.

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The series code of this occupation is 0203.

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