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.
6,407 EMPLOYEES
$661.03M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

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 $99,722.

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.

Job Description

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

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Federal Bureau of Investigation 3,070 $99,721.61
Drug Enforcement Administration 758 $104,338.84
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 673 $103,380.61
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 394 $111,663.54
Transportation Security Administration 214 $103,186.64
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 205 $103,117.62
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 164 $96,406.80
U.S. Coast Guard 159 $106,801.04
Departmental Offices 106 $114,061.62
Department of Energy 103 $122,298.75
Department of State 97 $107,904.49
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 71 $118,021.31
U.S. Secret Service 62 $96,041.81
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 59 $96,587.39
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 54 $109,214.13
U.S. Marshals Service 38 $104,878.24
Headquarters, Nasa 28 $123,523.96
National Protection and Programs Directorate 24 $111,566.92
Federal Aviation Administration 19 $135,953.05
Office of Personnel Management 12 $103,375.33
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 12 $116,122.08
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 10 $126,708.40
Offices, Boards and Divisions 10 $119,895.00
Food and Drug Administration 9 $109,038.22
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 8 $129,258.50
Office of Secretary of Transportation 6 $125,977.50
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 6 $116,666.33
Agency for International Development 5 $110,577.60
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 4 $91,613.50
Bureau of Industry and Security 3 $95,624.33
Office of National Drug Control Policy 3 $153,275.33
Bureau of Reclamation 3 $97,219.67
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 3 $107,907.33
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 2 $92,987.00
Indian Affairs 2 $98,519.50
Federal Emergency Management Agency 2 $122,923.50
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 2 $118,078.50
Environmental Protection Agency 2 $145,576.00
Social Security Administration 1 $65,686.00
National Credit Union Administration 1 $157,971.00
Office of Emergency Response and Recovery 1 $81,525.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Emer Management & Resilience 1 $77,490.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 1 $141,555.00

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: $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: 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 AssistanceClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Financial AnalysisAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Medical Support AssistanceClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
General TelecommunicationClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Equal Opportunity InvestigationAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15

Average Intelligence Pay Trend from 2004 to 2018

In 2004, the average pay for an Intelligence Personnel was $72,752. Since then, the average pay has decreased to $0 in 2018.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 0132.

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