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Inventory Manager - Federal Salaries of 2013

Pay Rates for "Inventory Manager"

How much does an Inventory Manager in the federal government get paid? $63,752.45* *Based on the 2013 average.

Inventory Manager was the 139th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2013, with 1,442 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2013, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Inventory Management, with an average salary of $58,713.

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 855 $58,713.04
U.S. Coast Guard 64 $70,639.61
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 53 $64,747.62
Federal Emergency Management Agency 52 $70,358.58
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 49 $70,868.59
National Institutes of Health 45 $76,421.87
Federal Bureau of Investigation 33 $69,124.97
Indian Health Service 30 $53,097.17
Federal Acquisition Service 22 $71,294.14
U.S. Mint 20 $75,340.25
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 19 $79,276.42
U.S. Secret Service 18 $67,500.39
Department of State 15 $77,580.20
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 12 $59,274.33
Social Security Administration 11 $82,485.18
Department of Energy 11 $81,562.00
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 10 $76,849.50
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 10 $69,064.00
Office of Personnel Management 9 $65,935.89
Maritime Administration 9 $70,598.00
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 7 $71,260.86
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 6 $94,687.50
Drug Enforcement Administration 6 $71,502.67
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 6 $74,217.83
Internal Revenue Service 5 $56,874.80
Assistant Secretary for Administration 5 $100,713.80
Bureau of the Public Debt 4 $69,964.75
Government Printing Office 4 $68,165.25
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 4 $63,557.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 3 $79,907.33
Environmental Protection Agency 3 $80,026.67
Program Support Center 3 $64,833.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 3 $85,481.33
Geological Survey 2 $67,939.50
National Labor Relations Board 2 $75,984.50
Ames Research Center 2 $103,173.50
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 2 $82,811.00
Office of the Director 2 $71,835.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 2 $58,693.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 2 $106,537.50
Office of Justice Programs 2 $79,084.00
Executive Office for Immigration Review 2 $66,994.50
Federal Aviation Administration 2 $65,801.00
Bureau of Reclamation 1 $58,516.00
National Protection and Programs Directorate 1 $108,717.00
National Park Service 1 $52,506.00
Food and Nutrition Service 1 $106,839.00
Langley Research Center 1 $71,102.00
National Institute of Standards and Technology 1 $53,339.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 1 $85,336.00
National Technical Information Service 1 $74,958.00
Peace Corps 1 $71,946.00
Bureau of the Census 1 $50,611.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 1 $62,801.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 1 $61,657.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $73,524.00
Broadcasting Board of Governors 1 $122,744.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 1 $34,728.00
Bureau of Land Management 1 $51,825.00

Inventory Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for an Inventory Manager is $63,752.45.

Common Inventory Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Inventory Management Employees
GS - General Schedule 1,375
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 48
ZA - Administrative 8
PG - Printing Office Grades 4
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 2
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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