Human Resources Manager - Federal Salaries of 2018
Pay Rates for "Human Resources Manager"How much does a Human Resources Manager in the federal government get paid? $95,362.35* *Based on the 2018 average.
Human Resources Manager was the 19th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2018, with 16,192 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.
In 2018, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Human Resources Management, with an average salary of $77,207.
Government Human Resources Management jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Human Resources Management 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.
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 Human Resources Manager
Human Resources Manager Pay Distribution
The average pay for a Human Resources Manager is $95,362.35. The highest paid Human Resources Manager made $712,205 in 2018.
Common Human Resources Manager Payscales
|Payscale||Number of Human Resources Management Employees|
|GS - General Schedule||14,143|
|GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate||331|
|FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan||329|
|SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec||296|
|ZA - Administrative||165|
|CG - Corporate Graded||136|
|IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos||123|
|IC - Federal Emergency Management Agency Use||93|
|NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only||91|
|GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule||69|
|ES - Senior Executive Service||65|
|SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez||60|
|NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin||59|
|CN - Bur Of (cfpb) An Indep Ag Within Frs||33|
|CU - Credit Union Employees||26|
|EL - Non-executive Positions At Fhfa||22|
|FP - Foreign Service Personnel||19|
|PG - Printing Office Grades||19|
|ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109)||18|
|AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E||15|
|CM - Fdic Suprv And Mangr Pos Below Exec Lev||14|
|CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos||13|
|MC - Emp Of Millennium Challenge Corporation||10|
|SL - Senior Level Positions||7|
|NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation||7|
|VH - Professional, Admin., And Managerial||5|
|EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109)||4|
|EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service||2|
|SW - Transportation Security Admin Executives||2|
|NX - Executive-level And Managerial Positions||2|
|SS - Senior Staff Positions||2|
|EN - Nat Nuclear Security Admin Exc Srvc Only||1|
|GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns||1|
|CE - Contract Education--year Long||1|
|GE - Gpo Emp Formerly Under Pay Plan Sl||1|
|LL - Executives At Federal Housing Finance Ag||1|
|Starting Paygrade:||$26,915.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1|
|Maximum Paygrade:||$142,180.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10|
|Category:||Administrative and Management|
|Occupation Family:||0200 HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT GROUP|
Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade
GS-4 is the starting paygrade for Human Resources Management 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|
|Closed Microphone Reporting||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Meteorological Technician||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Cemetery Administration Services||Administrative and Management||GS-4||GS-15|
|Distribution Facilities and Storage Management||Administrative and Management||GS-4||GS-15|
|Explosives Safety||Administrative and Management||GS-4||GS-15|
Average Human Resources Management Pay Trend from 2004 to 2018
In 2004, the average pay for a Human Resources Manager was $75,125. Since then, the average pay has increased to $95,362 in 2018.
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