Internal Revenue Officer - Federal Salaries of 2016
Pay Rates for "Internal Revenue Officer"How much does an Internal Revenue Officer in the federal government get paid? $83,332.48* *Based on the 2016 average.
Internal Revenue Officer was the 72nd most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 3,589 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.
In 2016, the Internal Revenue Service hired the most employees titled Internal Revenue Officer, with an average salary of $82,965.
Government Internal Revenue Officer jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Internal Revenue Officer 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 involved in administering, supervising, or performing work related to collecting delinquent taxes, surveying for unreported taxes, and securing delinquent returns. The work requires application of a knowledge of (1) general or specialized business practices; (2) pertinent tax laws, regulations, procedures, and precedents; (3) judicial processes, laws of evidence, and the interrelationship between Federal and State laws with respect to collection and assessment processes; and (4) investigative techniques and methods.
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 Internal Revenue Officer
|Agency||Employees Hired||Average Salary|
|Internal Revenue Service||3,758||$82,964.81|
Internal Revenue Officer Pay Distribution
The average pay for an Internal Revenue Officer is $83,332.48.
Common Internal Revenue Officer Payscales
|Payscale||Number of Internal Revenue Officer Employees|
|GS - General Schedule||3,192|
|IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos||397|
|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:||1100 BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY GROUP|
Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade
GS-4 is the starting paygrade for Internal Revenue Officer 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|
|Language Specialist||Administrative and Management||GS-4||GS-15|
|Medical Technician||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Public Health Program Specialist||Administrative and Management||GS-4||GS-15|
|Equipment Operator||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Clerk-Typist||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
Average Internal Revenue Officer Pay Trend from 2004 to 2016
In 2004, the average pay for an Internal Revenue Officer was $67,417. Since then, the average pay has increased to $83,332 in 2016.
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