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Inventory Manager - Federal Salaries of 2008

Pay Rates for "Inventory Manager"

How much does an Inventory Manager in the federal government get paid? $59,735.92* *Based on the 2008 average.

Inventory Manager was the 149th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2008, with 1,293 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2008, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Inventory Management, with an average salary of $55,258.

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 677 $55,257.82
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 92 $58,546.37
Federal Emergency Management Agency 84 $60,030.13
Federal Acquisition Service 56 $73,161.61
U.S. Coast Guard 50 $65,751.08
National Institutes of Health 37 $69,272.59
Federal Bureau of Investigation 27 $62,410.41
Indian Health Service 23 $52,967.13
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 16 $61,535.75
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 16 $52,092.56
U.S. Secret Service 15 $63,639.07
Social Security Administration 14 $71,272.14
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 13 $71,173.92
Department of State 11 $73,795.09
U.S. Mint 11 $65,674.55
Department of Energy 10 $71,998.80
Maritime Administration 9 $64,101.22
Assistant Secretary for Administration 9 $88,856.22
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 8 $69,236.88
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 8 $66,650.75
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 7 $53,070.29
Internal Revenue Service 6 $73,111.50
Drug Enforcement Administration 6 $65,238.83
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 5 $64,819.80
Government Printing Office 5 $62,176.80
Federal Aviation Administration 5 $65,708.20
Bureau of the Public Debt 5 $62,360.00
Ames Research Center 4 $95,846.50
Office of Personnel Management 4 $58,805.75
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 4 $88,371.00
Environmental Protection Agency 4 $74,479.00
Farm Service Agency 3 $52,674.33
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 3 $72,357.67
Bureau of Land Management 3 $56,544.00
National Technical Information Service 3 $65,744.67
Financial Management Service 2 $77,042.00
Departmental Offices 2 $64,695.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 2 $55,602.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 2 $95,407.50
Broadcasting Board of Governors 2 $64,109.00
Office of Justice Programs 2 $67,889.00
Indian Affairs 2 $56,876.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 2 $53,655.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 2 $80,509.50
Office of the Director 2 $60,321.50
Program Support Center 2 $50,868.50
National Labor Relations Board 2 $66,155.00
Goddard Space Flight Center 2 $86,223.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 2 $73,070.50
Geological Survey 1 $58,206.00
Bureau of the Census 1 $53,199.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $68,045.00
Office of Administration 1 $62,546.00
Health Resources and Services Administration 1 $48,503.00
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 1 $89,045.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 1 $80,893.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 1 $40,641.00
Office of Thrift Supervision 1 $71,223.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $51,751.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 1 $72,683.00
Bureau of Reclamation 1 $45,140.00

Inventory Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for an Inventory Manager is $59,735.92. The highest paid Inventory Manager made $123,376 in 2008.

Common Inventory Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Inventory Management Employees
GS - General Schedule 1,183
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 85
ZA - Administrative 10
PG - Printing Office Grades 5
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 5
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 2
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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