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Human Resources Assistance - Federal Salaries of 2017

Pay Rates for "Human Resources Assistance"

How much does a Human Resources Assistance in the federal government get paid? $46,853.21* *Based on the 2017 average.
3,182 EMPLOYEES
$146.88M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Human Resources Assistance was the 83rd most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2017, with 3,182 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2017, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Human Resources Assistance, with an average salary of $43,835.

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 1,220 $43,835.17
Internal Revenue Service 260 $52,631.59
Forest Service 243 $41,071.43
Transportation Security Administration 113 $52,507.01
National Park Service 101 $47,213.26
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 80 $43,335.66
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 51 $48,318.02
Federal Aviation Administration 50 $51,385.40
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 45 $45,399.11
Bureau of the Census 45 $49,269.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 44 $43,398.27
Bureau of Land Management 42 $44,484.81
Indian Health Service 41 $45,070.68
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 37 $50,840.92
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 36 $44,250.25
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 32 $6,606.24
Federal Bureau of Investigation 30 $8,783.94
Department of Energy 29 $51,819.24
Office of Comptroller of Currency 29 $83,628.14
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 28 $45,569.21
Bureau of Reclamation 27 $45,181.85
Food Safety and Inspection Service 27 $49,436.00
Indian Affairs 25 $43,956.24
Agricultural Research Service 25 $49,532.72
National Institutes of Health 24 $57,081.50
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 24 $46,410.29
Drug Enforcement Administration 23 $58,493.36
Food and Drug Administration 21 $54,455.48
Federal Emergency Management Agency 20 $49,459.90
Geological Survey 20 $50,794.75
Rural Housing Service 19 $47,375.32
Social Security Administration 16 $58,954.69
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 14 $52,694.43
Natural Resources Conservation Service 13 $51,747.85
Farm Service Agency 13 $47,477.08
Office of Personnel Management 11 $49,908.27
Small Business Administration 11 $46,237.36
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 10 $51,347.70
National Cemetery Administration 10 $39,158.78
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 10 $54,739.80
U.S. Marshals Service 10 $45,566.30
Department of State 9 $56,331.33
Patent and Trademark Office 9 $57,493.22
National Institute of Standards and Technology 9 $60,774.44
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 9 $66,940.22
Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer 9 $50,931.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 8 $44,082.25
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 8 $50,297.25
Environmental Protection Agency 8 $53,038.38
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 8 $51,157.75
Departmental Administration 7 $55,935.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 7 $45,323.00
Peace Corps 6 $52,865.50
Securities and Exchange Commission 6 $72,132.83
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 6 $46,692.83
Federal Highway Administration 6 $55,244.50
National Archives and Records Administration 6 $47,341.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 6 $50,396.83
U.S. Secret Service 5 $48,765.80
Government Printing Office 5 $60,132.00
National Labor Relations Board 5 $51,152.20
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 5 $65,573.20
National Credit Union Administration 5 $70,844.20
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 4 $50,672.00
Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals 4 $52,203.75
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 4 $57,499.50
Assistant Secretary for Human Resources Management 4 $49,802.00
Agency for International Development 4 $55,353.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 4 $61,936.25
Office of Management (Department of Education) 4 $61,796.25
Office of the Director 3 $51,186.33
Federal Trade Commission 3 $54,360.67
Federal Housing Finance Agency 3 $68,625.00
U.S. Coast Guard 3 $49,057.67
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 3 $46,110.33
Assistant Secretary for Administration 3 $57,940.33
Corporation for National and Community Service 3 $59,966.33
Bureau of Labor Statistics 3 $54,675.67
U.S. Trustee Program 2 $61,893.50
Executive Office for Immigration Review 2 $54,747.00
Federal Communications Commission 2 $49,817.00
U.S. International Trade Commission 2 $53,622.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 2 $52,570.50
Maritime Administration 2 $56,761.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Transportation) 2 $69,634.00
U.S. Mint 2 $826.50
Office of the Secretary (Department of Veterans Affairs) 2 $44,751.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 2 $48,456.50
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 1 $56,406.00
Goddard Space Flight Center 1 $55,781.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Health and Human Services) 1 $57,279.00
Ames Research Center 1 $77,692.00
Food and Nutrition Service 1 $63,790.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $62,132.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1 $51,230.00
National Endowment for the Humanities 1 $61,382.00
Railroad Retirement Board 1 $40,362.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $49,437.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 1 $37,741.00
Consumer Product Safety Commission 1 $64,136.00
Office of Administration 1 $68,301.00
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 1 $72,704.00
National Gallery of Art 1 $63,040.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1 $65,199.00
Office of Justice Programs 1 $59,723.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 1 $59,258.00
Pretrial Services Agency 1 $47,938.00
National Protection and Programs Directorate 1 $61,382.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 1 $64,699.00
Presidio Trust 1 $83,461.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 1 $61,382.00
Departmental Offices 1 $60,853.00
Office of Inspector General (General Services Administration) 1 $44,941.00
U.S. Tax Court 1 $65,969.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Corporation Senior Executive Management 1 $58,064.00
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 1 $44,147.00
Dryden Flight Research Center 1 $50,770.00

Human Resources Assistance Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Human Resources Assistance is $46,853.21. The highest paid Human Resources Assistance made $111,795 in 2017.

Common Human Resources Assistance Payscales

Payscale Number of Human Resources Assistance Employees
GS - General Schedule 2,897
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 113
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 50
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 29
ZS - Administrative Support 23
IC - Federal Emergency Management Agency Use 18
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 9
CG - Corporate Graded 9
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 6
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 6
PG - Printing Office Grades 5
CU - Credit Union Employees 5
NU - Nnsa Technician And Admin Support 4
NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation 3
EL - Non-executive Positions At Fhfa 3
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 1
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 1

Starting Paygrade: $18,785.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $57,015.00 / 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
Cargo SchedulingTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Statistical AssistantClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Transportation Clerk and AssistantClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9

Average Human Resources Assistance Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a Human Resources Assistance was $38,781. Since then, the average pay has increased to $46,853 in 2017.


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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