Human Resources Manager - Federal Salaries of 2007

Pay Rates for "Human Resources Manager"

How much does a Human Resources Manager in the federal government get paid? $82,007.76* *Based on the 2007 average.
12,474 EMPLOYEES
$1.02B TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Human Resources Manager was the 22nd most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2007, with 12,474 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2007, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Human Resources Management, with an average salary of $69,128.

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 1,551 $69,128.20
Internal Revenue Service 1,150 $80,581.44
Social Security Administration 655 $84,848.18
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 523 $69,941.52
Office of Personnel Management 422 $91,663.79
Federal Aviation Administration 410 $87,793.95
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 353 $81,106.70
Forest Service 317 $72,131.88
Department of Energy 287 $87,240.16
Program Support Center 283 $85,095.28
Department of State 280 $79,504.62
National Institutes of Health 259 $82,662.03
Transportation Security Administration 250 $80,580.06
National Park Service 246 $70,785.83
Federal Bureau of Investigation 193 $78,811.10
Environmental Protection Agency 184 $92,513.86
Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer 177 $88,924.86
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 151 $77,795.41
Veterans Benefits Administration 146 $73,580.64
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 143 $88,610.01
Indian Health Service 137 $67,773.41
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 119 $82,064.03
Assistant Secretary for Human Resources Management 116 $90,132.70
Bureau of Land Management 114 $74,094.34
Agricultural Research Service 113 $77,103.88
Food Safety and Inspection Service 110 $85,400.05
Natural Resources Conservation Service 109 $70,042.17
Bureau of the Public Debt 107 $69,069.20
U.S. Coast Guard 105 $85,707.35
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 103 $80,054.81
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 98 $104,243.19
Farm Service Agency 97 $79,033.54
Rural Housing Service 96 $75,756.92
Patent and Trademark Office 94 $88,735.66
Bureau of the Census 94 $75,441.21
Offices, Boards and Divisions 94 $95,013.09
Assistant Secretary for Administration 86 $91,773.21
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 86 $79,134.37
Federal Emergency Management Agency 82 $84,097.95
Bureau of Reclamation 80 $75,313.81
Geological Survey 72 $83,327.17
U.S. Secret Service 66 $80,199.36
Headquarters, Nasa 65 $98,889.34
Small Business Administration 61 $77,239.89
Employment Standards Administration 60 $79,008.12
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 58 $94,551.19
Drug Enforcement Administration 57 $93,538.37
Indian Affairs 55 $74,116.47
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 53 $91,776.94
Office of Comptroller of Currency 53 $110,932.58
Federal Highway Administration 52 $88,679.88
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 51 $82,177.94
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 50 $114,575.44
Departmental Administration 49 $99,715.69
Agency for International Development 49 $88,290.65
Goddard Space Flight Center 48 $93,076.13
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 47 $86,669.30
Financial Management Service 42 $89,022.64
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 41 $89,088.49
Office of Management (Department of Education) 40 $95,714.15
Securities and Exchange Commission 35 $113,095.97
Government Printing Office 35 $82,919.09
International Trade Administration 34 $92,230.44
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 33 $82,953.03
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 32 $85,373.66
John F. Kennedy Space Center 32 $80,888.66
U.S. Marshals Service 31 $88,475.26
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 30 $107,365.73
National Archives and Records Administration 29 $83,024.55
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 29 $92,388.03
U.S. Mint 27 $89,577.11
Departmental Offices 27 $103,923.59
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 27 $83,501.74
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 25 $85,494.60
National Science Foundation 25 $100,340.88
Office of the Director 24 $99,707.83
Langley Research Center 24 $90,005.46
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 23 $96,274.26
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 23 $79,548.52
National Institute of Standards and Technology 22 $98,897.59
Office of Secretary of Transportation 22 $95,102.91
Broadcasting Board of Governors 21 $92,354.14
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 20 $98,192.75
Ames Research Center 20 $100,312.95
Bureau of Labor Statistics 20 $89,624.20
Food and Nutrition Service 19 $89,734.21
National Labor Relations Board 19 $84,761.32
Office of Thrift Supervision 18 $124,789.61
National Credit Union Administration 17 $112,461.88
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 17 $99,173.35
Office of Administration 17 $102,129.88
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 17 $114,051.29
Office of Justice Programs 15 $94,770.73
Federal Communications Commission 15 $108,822.87
Federal Trade Commission 15 $99,388.13
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 15 $93,784.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 15 $55,945.47
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 15 $83,752.60
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 15 $86,492.20
Executive Office for Immigration Review 14 $94,029.07
Mine Safety and Health Administration 14 $92,574.50
Federal Railroad Administration 14 $97,859.21
Maritime Administration 13 $88,710.31
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 13 $66,476.31
Office of Senior Coordinator for Rocky Mountains 13 $90,730.38
Employment and Training Administration 13 $87,990.38
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Labor) 13 $82,868.92
Railroad Retirement Board 13 $86,074.85
Peace Corps 12 $110,829.08
Office of Special Counsel 12 $97,916.42
Federal Transit Administration 11 $108,190.73
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 11 $97,237.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 10 $84,194.40
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 10 $88,420.00
Pretrial Services Agency 9 $88,814.67
Dryden Flight Research Center 9 $84,542.00
Merit Systems Protection Board 8 $114,491.88
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 8 $137,122.88
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 8 $95,596.63
Office of Inspector General (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 8 $102,788.88
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 8 $92,985.50
Corporation for National and Community Service 8 $98,750.13
Export-Import Bank of the United States 8 $102,435.75
National Cemetery Administration 8 $67,183.63
National Gallery of Art 8 $103,023.38
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 8 $105,521.63
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 8 $89,142.25
Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service 7 $98,824.00
Consumer Product Safety Commission 6 $90,448.83
National Transportation Safety Board 6 $112,666.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Transportation) 6 $99,150.83
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 6 $95,168.17
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 6 $112,059.33
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 6 $87,826.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 6 $97,925.33
U.S. Trustee Program 5 $96,929.80
Federal Student Aid 5 $94,118.20
Overseas Private Investment Corporation 5 $98,622.40
Office of Inspector General (General Services Administration) 5 $83,481.00
National Endowment for the Arts 5 $91,952.80
National Endowment for the Humanities 5 $103,138.80
Federal Election Commission 5 $98,293.40
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 5 $103,570.60
John C. Stennis Space Center 4 $81,679.00
Selective Service System 4 $79,099.50
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 4 $83,719.25
Federal Maritime Commission 4 $82,132.75
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Commerce) 4 $92,620.75
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Labor) 4 $96,114.50
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Labor) 4 $76,185.00
Farm Credit Administration 4 $95,474.25
Presidio Trust 4 $109,833.75
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 4 $67,909.50
Agricultural Marketing Service 3 $90,502.33
Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board 3 $100,876.00
3 $104,554.67
Millennium Challenge Corporation 3 $86,000.00
Federal Housing Finance Board 3 $93,348.33
U.S. International Trade Commission 3 $108,174.00
Surface Transportation Board 3 $101,170.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Office of Resolution Management 3 $70,917.00
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Agriculture) 3 $80,671.67
American Battle Monuments Commission 2 $87,039.00
Federal Labor Relations Authority 2 $91,308.50
Commission on Civil Rights 2 $74,841.50
Occupational Safety & Health Review Commission 2 $78,488.00
Office of the U.S. Trade Representative 2 $111,561.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 2 $114,149.00
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 2 $106,208.00
Office of Government Ethics 2 $97,075.00
Offices of the Regional Administrators 2 $92,051.50
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 1 $103,220.00
Department of Homeland Security 1 $110,659.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Treasury) 1 $94,322.00
Chemical Safety/Hazard Investigation Board 1 $125,078.00
General Counsel (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $72,416.00
Valles Caldera Trust 1 $63,338.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 1 $80,442.00
Election Assistance Commission 1 $91,704.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 1 $75,427.00
Office of General Counsel (General Services Administration) 1 $123,731.00
National Appeals Division 1 $84,691.00
Food and Drug Administration 1 $121,967.00
Institute of Museum and Library Services 1 $100,077.00
National Capital Planning Commission 1 $109,459.00
African Development Foundation 1 $137,435.00
Office of Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation 1 $82,956.00
Architectural & Transportation Barrier Compliance Board 1 $75,671.00
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 1 $64,992.00
Economic Development Administration 1 $132,435.00
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars 1 $52,180.00

Human Resources Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Human Resources Manager is $82,007.76. The highest paid Human Resources Manager made $220,041 in 2007.

Common Human Resources Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Human Resources Management Employees
GS - General Schedule 10,769
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 409
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 250
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 209
ZA - Administrative 167
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 147
CG - Corporate Graded 86
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 82
ES - Senior Executive Service 59
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 53
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 38
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 34
PG - Printing Office Grades 33
EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109) 23
TG - Ofc Of Thrift Supervision Salary Schedul 18
CU - Credit Union Employees 16
CM - Fdic Suprv And Mangr Pos Below Exec Lev 12
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 11
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 11
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 8
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 8
NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation 5
SL - Senior Level Positions 4
VH - Professional, Admin., And Managerial 4
MC - Emp Of Millennium Challenge Corporation 3
NX - Executive-level And Managerial Positions 2
GE - Gpo Emp Formerly Under Pay Plan Sl 2
TM - Federal Housing Finance Board Merit Pay 2
PD - Treasury Demonstration Project Positions 2
EV - Faa Executive Compensation Plan 1
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 1
TS - Federal Housing Finance Board Step Sys. 1
EE - Expert (other) 1
SS - Senior Staff Positions 1
HU - Haskell Indian Nations Univ Demo Project 1
SO - Sec Emp Formerly Under Es Pay Plan 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

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The series code of this occupation is 0201.

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