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Inventory Manager - Federal Salaries of 2005

Pay Rates for "Inventory Manager"

How much does an Inventory Manager in the federal government get paid? $55,665.08* *Based on the 2005 average.

Inventory Manager was the 159th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2005, with 1,037 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2005, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Inventory Management, with an average salary of $51,835.

Government Inventory Management jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Inventory 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

This occupation includes positions that involve analytical work in managing, regulating, coordinating, or otherwise exercising control over supplies, equipment, or other material. The work includes one or more phases of material management including initial planning, provisioning and requirements determination, acquisition and distribution, accountability, and ultimate issue for consumption, retention, or disposal. The work requires knowledge of acquisition processes, automated records and control systems, material substitution criteria, and storage, issue, and disposal processes.

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 Inventory Manager

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Veterans Health Administration 496 $51,834.78
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 100 $54,703.27
Federal Supply Service 56 $63,429.02
U.S. Coast Guard 51 $62,691.51
Federal Emergency Management Agency 37 $53,524.59
National Institutes of Health 34 $62,069.00
Indian Health Service 25 $49,407.88
Federal Bureau of Investigation 19 $54,118.37
U.S. Secret Service 16 $56,761.00
Department of State 14 $62,721.00
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 12 $61,253.50
Assistant Secretary for Administration 10 $77,976.50
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 9 $65,534.78
Internal Revenue Service 9 $53,762.43
Department of Energy 9 $66,009.00
Social Security Administration 8 $70,507.75
Drug Enforcement Administration 7 $50,786.14
Maritime Administration 7 $58,118.86
U.S. Mint 7 $56,240.29
Federal Aviation Administration 6 $58,479.33
Financial Management Service 6 $64,485.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 6 $72,651.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 6 $63,690.00
National Technical Information Service 6 $52,069.33
Bureau of the Public Debt 5 $48,412.80
Government Printing Office 5 $53,757.60
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 5 $78,995.20
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 4 $74,409.50
Environmental Protection Agency 4 $59,886.75
Broadcasting Board of Governors 3 $52,904.33
Bureau of Land Management 3 $50,857.33
Indian Affairs 3 $54,244.67
Geological Survey 3 $55,272.67
Program Support Center 3 $46,915.67
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3 $52,923.00
Farm Service Agency 3 $47,144.33
Office of Personnel Management 3 $49,759.33
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 3 $62,184.67
Office of Administration 2 $64,867.50
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 2 $51,135.50
National Labor Relations Board 2 $65,915.50
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 2 $53,555.50
Offices, Boards and Divisions 2 $71,650.50
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 2 $72,160.50
Departmental Offices 2 $54,912.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 2 $80,438.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1 $54,217.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $59,495.00
Office of the Director 1 $43,365.00
Presidio Trust 1 $68,319.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 1 $62,311.00
Federal Technology Service 1 $56,371.00
Goddard Space Flight Center 1 $84,751.00
U.S. Institute of Peace 1 $114,344.00
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 1 $77,318.00
International Trade Administration 1 $55,595.00
Peace Corps 1 $58,670.00
Bureau of the Census 1 $47,340.00
National Gallery of Art 1 $63,162.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 1 $92,228.00
Office of Thrift Supervision 1 $65,657.00

Inventory Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for an Inventory Manager is $55,665.08. The highest paid Inventory Manager made $114,344 in 2005.

Common Inventory Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Inventory Management Employees
GS - General Schedule 1,006
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 15
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 6
PG - Printing Office Grades 5
ZA - Administrative 1
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 1
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 1
TG - Ofc Of Thrift Supervision Salary Schedul 1
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 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: 2000 SUPPLY GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade

GS-4 is the starting paygrade for Inventory 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
Supply Clerical and TechnicianClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Procurement Clerical and TechnicianClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Correctional Institution AdministrationAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Criminal InvestigationAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
RealtyAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15

Average Inventory Management Pay Trend from 2004 to 2018

In 2004, the average pay for an Inventory Manager was $54,208. Since then, the average pay has increased to $64,666 in 2018.

Data Sources

The information provided on these pages is sourced from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Enterprise Human Resources Integration (EHRI) dataset. Postal Service data is managed exclusively by the USPS . All information is displayed unmodified and as provided by the source agency.

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The series code of this occupation is 2010.

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