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Human Resources Manager - Federal Salaries of 2005

Pay Rates for "Human Resources Manager"

How much does a Human Resources Manager in the federal government get paid? $78,223.26* *Based on the 2005 average.
12,160 EMPLOYEES
$949.86M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Human Resources Manager was the 22nd most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2005, with 12,160 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2005, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Human Resources Management, with an average salary of $67,388.

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.

Job Description

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

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Veterans Health Administration 1,313 $67,387.51
Internal Revenue Service 1,160 $76,678.62
Social Security Administration 637 $80,249.52
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 529 $67,104.37
Department of State 435 $82,089.34
Forest Service 400 $67,998.21
Office of Personnel Management 385 $86,911.93
Federal Aviation Administration 384 $84,563.74
Program Support Center 333 $78,689.43
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 301 $80,395.90
Transportation Security Administration 268 $78,030.35
Department of Energy 265 $81,274.22
National Park Service 263 $65,282.17
National Institutes of Health 196 $81,057.75
Federal Bureau of Investigation 196 $79,040.02
Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer 181 $82,683.50
Environmental Protection Agency 171 $87,428.44
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 158 $73,071.15
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 141 $82,961.93
Veterans Benefits Administration 133 $71,780.85
Bureau of Land Management 123 $70,980.81
Indian Health Service 122 $64,108.92
Natural Resources Conservation Service 121 $67,837.67
Food Safety and Inspection Service 121 $81,275.74
Agricultural Research Service 117 $72,770.76
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 110 $98,316.91
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 106 $75,757.68
Rural Housing Service 101 $72,759.10
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 100 $76,662.83
U.S. Coast Guard 98 $82,337.83
Assistant Secretary for Human Resources Management 92 $88,965.78
Bureau of the Public Debt 90 $61,839.60
Farm Service Agency 89 $75,263.15
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 85 $73,343.01
Geological Survey 84 $77,095.73
Bureau of the Census 81 $74,019.95
Assistant Secretary for Administration 81 $85,796.06
Bureau of Reclamation 80 $70,940.11
Offices, Boards and Divisions 77 $88,660.18
Employment Standards Administration 68 $71,409.81
U.S. Secret Service 65 $78,966.89
Headquarters, Nasa 61 $98,351.13
Drug Enforcement Administration 57 $84,871.82
Indian Affairs 57 $70,607.37
Patent and Trademark Office 57 $84,531.79
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 56 $77,781.70
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 53 $81,566.36
Small Business Administration 52 $76,998.60
Office of Comptroller of Currency 51 $97,997.39
Federal Highway Administration 50 $81,769.42
Departmental Administration 47 $95,842.53
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 47 $94,033.51
Federal Emergency Management Agency 47 $84,417.62
Financial Management Service 45 $84,346.42
Agency for International Development 45 $73,847.51
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 44 $87,177.66
Goddard Space Flight Center 44 $84,768.02
Securities and Exchange Commission 43 $102,593.86
Office of Management (Department of Education) 43 $93,232.72
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 40 $81,677.50
U.S. Mint 37 $82,592.46
Ous Management 37 $109,706.08
International Trade Administration 36 $83,478.94
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 35 $91,429.91
Government Printing Office 34 $79,627.68
National Archives and Records Administration 32 $78,655.91
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 32 $90,676.41
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 29 $80,295.59
Departmental Offices 29 $92,014.45
U.S. Marshals Service 29 $94,588.90
National Science Foundation 29 $95,986.28
Food and Nutrition Service 27 $79,058.85
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 27 $76,938.74
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 27 $71,705.07
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 26 $71,360.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 25 $99,463.28
Broadcasting Board of Governors 25 $89,677.04
Langley Research Center 25 $85,116.32
Office of the Director 24 $92,177.50
National Institute of Standards and Technology 23 $90,983.65
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 23 $85,630.78
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 23 $78,949.74
Bureau of Labor Statistics 21 $80,073.81
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 20 $90,840.00
Ames Research Center 20 $90,269.70
John F. Kennedy Space Center 19 $79,761.05
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 19 $89,687.84
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 19 $84,161.21
Office of Senior Coordinator for Rocky Mountains 19 $85,091.05
National Credit Union Administration 18 $98,032.78
Office of Special Counsel 17 $84,265.94
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 16 $90,287.50
National Labor Relations Board 16 $91,888.56
Federal Communications Commission 16 $105,027.50
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 14 $88,042.21
Office of Administration 14 $97,896.00
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 14 $90,235.14
Office of Justice Programs 14 $85,189.07
Employment and Training Administration 14 $80,105.07
Peace Corps 13 $100,208.77
Railroad Retirement Board 13 $81,068.54
Federal Railroad Administration 13 $95,384.77
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Labor) 13 $76,332.62
Mine Safety and Health Administration 13 $86,127.92
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 12 $78,363.83
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 12 $86,587.25
Maritime Administration 11 $89,328.45
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 11 $87,717.45
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 11 $83,836.18
Office of Thrift Supervision 10 $112,516.30
Executive Office for Immigration Review 10 $82,986.80
Federal Trade Commission 10 $83,283.10
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 9 $62,660.22
Merit Systems Protection Board 9 $111,415.33
Corporation for National and Community Service 9 $89,661.56
Export-Import Bank of the United States 8 $99,141.25
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 8 $138,460.00
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 8 $81,324.63
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 7 $89,399.00
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 7 $87,045.86
Pretrial Services Agency 7 $79,554.57
Office of Inspector General (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 7 $96,436.29
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 7 $88,332.00
Dryden Flight Research Center 7 $77,305.43
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 6 $98,589.33
Food and Drug Administration 6 $90,782.00
John C. Stennis Space Center 6 $72,384.00
Consumer Product Safety Commission 6 $96,494.67
National Gallery of Art 6 $90,991.67
Selective Service System 6 $74,140.33
National Transportation Safety Board 6 $101,548.67
National Endowment for the Arts 6 $82,872.50
U.S. Trustee Program 6 $103,799.67
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Labor) 6 $72,483.33
Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service 6 $94,916.67
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 5 $85,964.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 5 $77,498.60
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 5 $100,880.60
Overseas Private Investment Corporation 5 $92,947.80
U.S. International Trade Commission 4 $107,905.25
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 4 $92,947.25
Federal Election Commission 4 $105,871.50
Federal Maritime Commission 4 $78,390.75
Farm Credit Administration 4 $98,180.00
Presidio Trust 4 $99,038.00
Office of Inspector General (General Services Administration) 4 $81,420.75
Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board 3 $91,478.67
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Commerce) 3 $71,786.67
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 3 $84,059.67
Office of Inspector General (Department of Transportation) 3 $94,593.67
3 $93,220.33
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Labor) 3 $98,118.00
Federal Housing Finance Board 3 $75,411.33
Agricultural Marketing Service 3 $82,860.67
National Endowment for the Humanities 3 $111,589.67
Federal Labor Relations Authority 3 $84,751.33
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 2 $78,335.00
Federal Transit Administration 2 $99,011.00
Surface Transportation Board 2 $99,415.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 2 $106,044.00
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 2 $107,507.50
Office of Inspector General (Department of Treasury) 2 $83,196.50
Office of Government Ethics 2 $86,758.00
American Battle Monuments Commission 2 $80,595.50
Offices of the Regional Administrators 2 $89,736.00
Institute of Museum and Library Services 2 $79,808.00
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 2 $77,019.50
Commission on Civil Rights 2 $114,882.00
Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight 2 $91,882.00
Armed Forces Retirement Home 2 $92,452.50
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $88,369.00
National Capital Planning Commission 1 $100,152.00
Civil Rights 1 $93,485.00
Occupational Safety & Health Review Commission 1 $82,259.00
National Appeals Division 1 $74,782.00
Office of Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation 1 $72,035.00
Risk Management Agency 1 $100,152.00
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 1 $59,464.00
National Agricultural Statistics Service 1 $55,966.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Office of Resolution Management 1 $64,981.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 1 $79,766.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 1 $68,651.00
African Development Foundation 1 $131,671.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 1 $67,066.00
Architectural & Transportation Barrier Compliance Board 1 $69,173.00
National Cemetery Administration 1 $63,857.00
Economic Development Administration 1 $125,540.00
Valles Caldera Trust 1 $55,000.00
Office of General Counsel (General Services Administration) 1 $115,562.00
Millennium Challenge Corporation 1 $144,157.00

Human Resources Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Human Resources Manager is $78,223.26. The highest paid Human Resources Manager made $204,480 in 2005.

Common Human Resources Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Human Resources Management Employees
GS - General Schedule 10,719
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 383
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 265
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 116
CG - Corporate Graded 93
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 72
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 62
ZA - Administrative 56
ES - Senior Executive Service 55
FO - Foreign Service Officers 54
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 51
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 49
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 42
PG - Printing Office Grades 33
CM - Fdic Suprv And Mangr Pos Below Exec Lev 17
CU - Credit Union Employees 17
FE - Senior Foreign Service 12
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 10
TG - Ofc Of Thrift Supervision Salary Schedul 10
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 8
NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation 4
SL - Senior Level Positions 4
VH - Professional, Admin., And Managerial 4
NX - Executive-level And Managerial Positions 3
SW - Transportation Security Admin Executives 3
PD - Treasury Demonstration Project Positions 3
TS - Federal Housing Finance Board Step Sys. 2
OF - Ofc Of Fed Housing Enterprise Oversight 2
HU - Haskell Indian Nations Univ Demo Project 2
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 2
EV - Faa Executive Compensation Plan 1
PU - Gpo, White-collar, 10% Night Rate 1
EG - Consultant (other) 1
TM - Federal Housing Finance Board Merit Pay 1
SO - Sec Emp Formerly Under Es Pay Plan 1
SS - Senior Staff Positions 1
EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109) 1

Starting Paygrade: $26,233.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $138,572.00 / 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 ReportingClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Meteorological TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Cemetery Administration ServicesAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Distribution Facilities and Storage ManagementAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Explosives SafetyAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15

Average Human Resources Management Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a Human Resources Manager was $75,125. Since then, the average pay has increased to $94,886 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 0201.

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