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Inventory Manager - Federal Salaries of 2012

Pay Rates for "Inventory Manager"

How much does an Inventory Manager in the federal government get paid? $63,860.68* *Based on the 2012 average.

Inventory Manager was the 137th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2012, with 1,459 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2012, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Inventory Management, with an average salary of $58,480.

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 837 $58,480.07
U.S. Coast Guard 67 $68,920.64
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 62 $64,179.98
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 49 $70,057.61
Federal Emergency Management Agency 48 $71,298.83
National Institutes of Health 45 $77,830.73
Federal Acquisition Service 44 $76,879.80
Federal Bureau of Investigation 31 $69,852.06
Indian Health Service 29 $54,117.90
U.S. Secret Service 19 $67,251.47
U.S. Mint 18 $74,114.78
Social Security Administration 16 $80,706.06
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 16 $74,560.31
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 15 $57,132.53
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 12 $73,928.83
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 10 $66,531.20
Department of Energy 10 $81,483.00
Department of State 10 $81,943.70
Office of Personnel Management 9 $62,289.11
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 8 $77,746.75
Drug Enforcement Administration 8 $71,019.00
Maritime Administration 8 $70,245.63
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 7 $100,693.29
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 7 $71,904.57
Assistant Secretary for Administration 6 $98,916.83
Government Printing Office 5 $65,984.20
Bureau of the Public Debt 4 $69,021.00
Internal Revenue Service 4 $55,555.25
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 4 $76,936.25
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 3 $77,150.33
Environmental Protection Agency 3 $80,852.00
Program Support Center 3 $64,090.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 3 $61,882.33
Federal Aviation Administration 2 $65,801.00
Bureau of Land Management 2 $53,141.00
Departmental Offices 2 $70,968.00
Geological Survey 2 $63,792.50
National Labor Relations Board 2 $74,736.50
Ames Research Center 2 $103,323.50
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 2 $80,510.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 2 $87,922.00
Office of the Director 2 $70,003.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 2 $107,061.50
Office of Justice Programs 2 $76,740.00
Executive Office for Immigration Review 2 $64,395.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 1 $61,104.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 1 $78,039.00
Bureau of Reclamation 1 $58,516.00
Food and Nutrition Service 1 $105,782.00
National Park Service 1 $50,620.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 1 $68,888.00
Langley Research Center 1 $68,809.00
National Institute of Standards and Technology 1 $51,349.00
Peace Corps 1 $73,146.00
National Technical Information Service 1 $74,958.00
National Protection and Programs Directorate 1 $105,211.00
Bureau of the Census 1 $49,029.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 1 $59,896.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $73,524.00
Financial Management Service 1 $89,846.00

Inventory Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for an Inventory Manager is $63,860.68.

Common Inventory Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Inventory Management Employees
GS - General Schedule 1,384
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 56
ZA - Administrative 9
PG - Printing Office Grades 5
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 2
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 1
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 1
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 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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