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Inventory Manager - Federal Salaries of 2006

Pay Rates for "Inventory Manager"

How much does an Inventory Manager in the federal government get paid? $56,522.31* *Based on the 2006 average.

Inventory Manager was the 149th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2006, with 1,129 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2006, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Inventory Management, with an average salary of $52,518.

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 549 $52,517.68
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 97 $56,897.28
Federal Emergency Management Agency 85 $53,003.18
Federal Supply Service 57 $66,643.32
U.S. Coast Guard 50 $63,170.78
National Institutes of Health 38 $63,790.79
Federal Bureau of Investigation 25 $56,103.12
Indian Health Service 24 $49,819.21
Department of State 15 $66,273.33
U.S. Secret Service 13 $57,741.00
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 10 $65,950.50
Assistant Secretary for Administration 9 $82,643.33
U.S. Mint 9 $59,883.56
Internal Revenue Service 9 $62,921.33
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 9 $64,967.89
Department of Energy 8 $69,754.50
Social Security Administration 8 $74,242.50
Drug Enforcement Administration 7 $56,916.86
Federal Aviation Administration 6 $58,428.67
Government Printing Office 5 $56,342.80
Maritime Administration 5 $65,170.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 5 $82,878.20
National Technical Information Service 5 $54,826.40
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 5 $64,036.80
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 5 $67,344.80
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 4 $46,351.50
Environmental Protection Agency 4 $64,192.00
Financial Management Service 4 $66,059.00
Bureau of the Public Debt 4 $55,482.00
Indian Affairs 3 $56,466.00
Geological Survey 3 $57,781.67
Office of Personnel Management 3 $57,373.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 3 $64,184.33
Farm Service Agency 3 $48,684.00
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3 $55,158.33
Broadcasting Board of Governors 3 $55,498.00
Bureau of Land Management 3 $52,667.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 2 $74,948.50
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 2 $76,953.00
Departmental Offices 2 $59,049.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 2 $76,127.00
Office of the Director 2 $50,511.50
Program Support Center 2 $46,273.50
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 2 $54,408.00
National Labor Relations Board 2 $51,587.00
Ames Research Center 2 $88,395.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 2 $50,062.50
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 1 $66,232.00
Bureau of the Census 1 $48,684.00
Office of Justice Programs 1 $44,856.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $63,093.00
Office of Administration 1 $58,318.00
Goddard Space Flight Center 1 $87,664.00
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 1 $82,081.00
National Gallery of Art 1 $47,847.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 1 $95,398.00
Office of Thrift Supervision 1 $67,791.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 1 $91,355.00

Inventory Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for an Inventory Manager is $56,522.31. The highest paid Inventory Manager made $117,705 in 2006.

Common Inventory Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Inventory Management Employees
GS - General Schedule 1,115
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 6
PG - Printing Office Grades 5
TG - Ofc Of Thrift Supervision Salary Schedul 1
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 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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