Intelligence Personnel - Federal Salaries of 2016
Pay Rates for "Intelligence Personnel"How much does an Intelligence Personnel in the federal government get paid? $103,189.54* *Based on the 2016 average.
Intelligence Personnel was the 48th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 6,407 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.
In 2016, the Federal Bureau of Investigation hired the most employees titled Intelligence, with an average salary of $98,616.
Government Intelligence jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Intelligence 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.
This occupation includes positions concerned with advising on, administering, supervising, or performing work in the collection, analysis, evaluation, interpretation, and dissemination of information on political, economic, social, cultural, physical, geographic, scientific, or military conditions, trends, and forces in foreign and domestic areas that directly or indirectly affect the national security. These positions require a basic knowledge and understanding of one or more of the natural or social sciences, engineering, or military science, but do not demand, as a primary qualification requirement, full knowledge of the current state of the art.
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 an Intelligence Personnel
Intelligence Personnel Pay Distribution
The average pay for an Intelligence Personnel is $103,189.54.
Common Intelligence Personnel Payscales
|Payscale||Number of Intelligence Employees|
|GS - General Schedule||6,091|
|SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec||213|
|ES - Senior Executive Service||41|
|SL - Senior Level Positions||20|
|FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan||19|
|NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin||9|
|GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule||8|
|EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service||2|
|ZA - Administrative||1|
|GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns||1|
|CU - Credit Union Employees||1|
|SW - Transportation Security Admin Executives||1|
|Starting Paygrade:||$25,871.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1|
|Maximum Paygrade:||$136,659.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10|
|Category:||Administrative and Management|
|Occupation Family:||0100 SOCIAL SCIENCE, PSYCHOLOGY, AND WELFARE GROUP|
Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade
GS-4 is the starting paygrade for Intelligence 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|
|Equal Opportunity Assistance||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Financial Analysis||Administrative and Management||GS-4||GS-15|
|Medical Support Assistance||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|General Telecommunication||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Equal Opportunity Investigation||Administrative and Management||GS-4||GS-15|
Average Intelligence Pay Trend from 2004 to 2016
In 2004, the average pay for an Intelligence Personnel was $72,752. Since then, the average pay has increased to $103,190 in 2016.
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