Human Resources Manager - Federal Salaries of 2006

Pay Rates for "Human Resources Manager"

How much does a Human Resources Manager in the federal government get paid? $80,422.18* *Based on the 2006 average.
12,285 EMPLOYEES
$987.1M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Human Resources Manager was the 21st most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2006, with 12,285 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2006, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Human Resources Management, with an average salary of $69,148.

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 1,387 $69,147.91
Internal Revenue Service 1,225 $78,008.49
Social Security Administration 661 $82,831.41
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 528 $68,156.32
Federal Aviation Administration 404 $85,811.89
Office of Personnel Management 398 $89,489.71
Forest Service 354 $72,200.44
Program Support Center 325 $82,542.16
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 316 $82,505.09
Department of Energy 286 $84,866.99
Department of State 279 $78,558.78
National Park Service 255 $68,420.19
National Institutes of Health 237 $81,892.30
Transportation Security Administration 236 $81,654.67
Environmental Protection Agency 189 $88,888.87
Federal Bureau of Investigation 174 $79,696.13
Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer 173 $85,492.38
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 157 $74,819.45
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 147 $85,080.37
Veterans Benefits Administration 139 $73,370.07
Indian Health Service 133 $66,462.06
Agricultural Research Service 123 $72,865.89
Bureau of Land Management 122 $72,794.66
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 121 $80,016.82
Natural Resources Conservation Service 120 $70,042.93
Food Safety and Inspection Service 113 $83,990.91
U.S. Coast Guard 104 $84,346.40
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 103 $77,588.27
Bureau of the Public Debt 99 $66,330.66
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 97 $101,601.35
Rural Housing Service 95 $73,908.16
Offices, Boards and Divisions 94 $91,841.89
Assistant Secretary for Human Resources Management 92 $92,524.22
Farm Service Agency 89 $77,254.85
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 87 $76,828.25
Assistant Secretary for Administration 79 $90,559.91
Bureau of Reclamation 79 $73,972.47
Bureau of the Census 79 $74,239.65
Patent and Trademark Office 78 $88,024.59
Geological Survey 77 $80,967.13
U.S. Secret Service 71 $82,443.96
Federal Emergency Management Agency 70 $82,406.27
Headquarters, Nasa 69 $96,291.25
Employment Standards Administration 67 $75,548.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 65 $90,898.09
Small Business Administration 58 $75,742.24
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 56 $79,852.59
Indian Affairs 55 $72,708.45
Federal Highway Administration 51 $83,080.27
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 51 $83,513.31
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 51 $92,821.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 50 $92,767.08
Office of Comptroller of Currency 49 $103,453.45
Goddard Space Flight Center 48 $90,676.46
Departmental Administration 48 $99,830.60
Agency for International Development 44 $80,935.61
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 43 $108,817.51
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 43 $85,515.86
Office of Management (Department of Education) 42 $94,318.60
Financial Management Service 41 $89,578.10
Securities and Exchange Commission 35 $109,850.63
National Archives and Records Administration 34 $79,205.26
U.S. Marshals Service 33 $90,887.21
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 33 $99,315.48
Government Printing Office 32 $82,367.59
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 30 $82,465.10
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 30 $80,693.63
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 30 $88,319.57
International Trade Administration 30 $88,036.50
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 28 $76,461.32
Broadcasting Board of Governors 26 $90,704.35
National Science Foundation 26 $101,806.65
Food and Nutrition Service 25 $82,302.60
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 25 $76,087.40
John F. Kennedy Space Center 25 $80,847.96
Office of the Director 25 $95,166.08
Departmental Offices 24 $96,175.67
Langley Research Center 23 $85,047.87
Office of Secretary of Transportation 23 $104,970.13
U.S. Mint 23 $85,916.35
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 23 $93,905.43
National Credit Union Administration 22 $102,857.68
National Institute of Standards and Technology 21 $95,661.29
Ames Research Center 21 $96,483.86
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 20 $80,841.50
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 19 $95,938.47
Bureau of Labor Statistics 18 $82,659.67
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 18 $108,625.89
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 18 $98,488.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 17 $84,537.29
Office of Senior Coordinator for Rocky Mountains 17 $90,503.35
Office of Justice Programs 16 $91,384.38
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 16 $86,569.94
National Labor Relations Board 16 $84,776.19
Office of Administration 15 $104,458.00
Office of Thrift Supervision 15 $110,497.13
Employment and Training Administration 15 $83,312.80
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Labor) 14 $75,794.29
Mine Safety and Health Administration 14 $84,233.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 13 $93,016.23
Federal Communications Commission 13 $104,597.54
Federal Trade Commission 13 $91,528.62
Office of Special Counsel 13 $90,768.54
Peace Corps 13 $106,992.38
Federal Railroad Administration 13 $93,922.38
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 13 $91,011.38
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 13 $68,139.62
Executive Office for Immigration Review 12 $90,765.17
Railroad Retirement Board 12 $85,137.08
Federal Transit Administration 11 $104,111.36
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 11 $85,344.09
Maritime Administration 11 $91,755.73
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 11 $93,649.64
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 10 $62,703.50
Pretrial Services Agency 9 $85,387.67
Merit Systems Protection Board 9 $118,194.89
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 9 $87,355.00
Dryden Flight Research Center 9 $80,354.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 9 $97,076.33
Corporation for National and Community Service 8 $101,738.75
National Gallery of Art 8 $99,055.13
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 7 $88,978.43
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 7 $142,333.29
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 7 $97,055.86
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 6 $90,377.33
Overseas Private Investment Corporation 6 $96,288.50
National Endowment for the Arts 6 $83,766.50
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 6 $87,639.17
Consumer Product Safety Commission 6 $92,158.50
Selective Service System 6 $79,464.33
National Transportation Safety Board 6 $106,682.67
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 6 $95,227.33
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 5 $97,989.00
National Endowment for the Humanities 5 $99,450.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 5 $91,651.60
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 5 $107,401.60
U.S. Trustee Program 5 $100,130.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Labor) 5 $96,766.00
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Labor) 5 $74,022.80
Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service 5 $93,903.80
Office of Inspector General (General Services Administration) 5 $89,148.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 4 $93,674.00
Federal Election Commission 4 $116,790.33
Farm Credit Administration 4 $100,869.75
Presidio Trust 4 $102,009.00
John C. Stennis Space Center 4 $77,669.75
U.S. International Trade Commission 4 $111,566.25
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 4 $77,003.75
Office of Inspector General (Department of Transportation) 4 $105,381.00
Federal Student Aid 3 $85,474.67
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 3 $66,309.00
3 $99,944.33
Federal Maritime Commission 3 $86,001.67
Office of the U.S. Trade Representative 3 $99,353.33
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 3 $112,906.67
National Cemetery Administration 3 $76,080.33
Agricultural Marketing Service 3 $86,431.33
Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board 3 $95,345.00
Commission on Civil Rights 3 $78,018.33
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Commerce) 3 $77,641.00
Federal Housing Finance Board 2 $88,354.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Office of Resolution Management 2 $85,105.00
Office of Government Ethics 2 $90,824.50
Offices of the Regional Administrators 2 $97,327.50
Food and Drug Administration 2 $112,734.50
Millennium Challenge Corporation 2 $100,441.50
American Battle Monuments Commission 2 $85,578.00
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Agriculture) 2 $80,246.00
Federal Labor Relations Authority 2 $87,664.00
Occupational Safety & Health Review Commission 2 $94,340.00
Surface Transportation Board 2 $83,611.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 2 $109,687.50
National Agricultural Statistics Service 1 $59,701.00
Institute of Museum and Library Services 1 $61,510.00
National Capital Planning Commission 1 $106,641.00
U.S. Institute of Peace 1 $91,407.00
Office of Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation 1 $76,543.00
Architectural & Transportation Barrier Compliance Board 1 $71,552.00
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 1 $63,320.00
Economic Development Administration 1 $129,023.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Treasury) 1 $82,509.00
Chemical Safety/Hazard Investigation Board 1 $118,272.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 1 $72,671.00
Office of General Counsel (General Services Administration) 1 $123,080.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 1 $72,539.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $94,654.00
Civil Rights 1 $99,276.00
Department of Homeland Security 1 $104,495.00
National Appeals Division 1 $79,931.00
Risk Management Agency 1 $106,641.00

Human Resources Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Human Resources Manager is $80,422.18. The highest paid Human Resources Manager made $215,726 in 2006.

Common Human Resources Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Human Resources Management Employees
GS - General Schedule 10,947
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 403
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 233
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 164
CG - Corporate Graded 80
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 70
ES - Senior Executive Service 60
ZA - Administrative 51
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 50
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 49
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 34
PG - Printing Office Grades 32
CU - Credit Union Employees 21
CM - Fdic Suprv And Mangr Pos Below Exec Lev 17
TG - Ofc Of Thrift Supervision Salary Schedul 15
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 13
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 9
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 7
VH - Professional, Admin., And Managerial 4
SL - Senior Level Positions 4
NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation 4
NX - Executive-level And Managerial Positions 3
SW - Transportation Security Admin Executives 3
PD - Treasury Demonstration Project Positions 3
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 2
MC - Emp Of Millennium Challenge Corporation 1
TS - Federal Housing Finance Board Step Sys. 1
SO - Sec Emp Formerly Under Es Pay Plan 1
TM - Federal Housing Finance Board Merit Pay 1
EV - Faa Executive Compensation Plan 1
HU - Haskell Indian Nations Univ Demo Project 1
SS - Senior Staff Positions 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 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.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 0201.

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