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Laundry Machine Operator - Federal Salaries of 2011

Pay Rates for "Laundry Machine Operator"

How much does a Laundry Machine Operator in the federal government get paid? $41,917.61* *Based on the 2011 average.

Laundry Machine Operator was the 320th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2011, with 259 employed. The most common payscale was the nonsupervisory pay schedules - federal w payscale.

In 2011, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Laundry Machine Operating, with an average salary of $36,601.

Government Laundry Machine Operating jobs are classified under the Federal Wage Schedule, Wage Grade (FWS) payscale. 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 standard is used to grade nonsupervisory jobs when the primary work involves operation of commercial-type laundry washers, extractors, tumblers, or conditioners. This includes loading, unloading, and operating controls of machines to wash, dye, starch, roughdry, or condition items for pressing.

Agencies that have hired a Laundry Machine Operator

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Veterans Health Administration 181 $36,600.93
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 77 $54,522.86
Forest Service 1 $33,633.00

Laundry Machine Operator Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Laundry Machine Operator is $41,917.61. The highest paid Laundry Machine Operator made $76,509 in 2011.

Common Laundry Machine Operator Payscales

Payscale Number of Laundry Machine Operating Employees
WG - Nonsupervisory Pay Schedules - Federal W 172
WS - Supervisory Pay Schedules - Federal Wage 80
WL - Leader Pay Schedule - Federal Wage Syst 7


Average Laundry Machine Operating Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a Laundry Machine Operator was $35,043. Since then, the average pay has increased to $42,951 in 2017.

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 7305.

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