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- Federal Salaries of 2017

Pay Rates for ""

How much does a in the federal government get paid? $51,768.95* *Based on the 2017 average.

was the 80th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2017, with 3,230 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2017, the Internal Revenue Service hired the most employees titled Management And Program Clerical And Assistance, with an average salary of $51,147.

Government Management And Program Clerical And Assistance jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Management And Program Clerical And Assistance job is GS-1, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-9. 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 involved in supervising or performing clerical and technical work in support of management analysis and program analysis, the purposes of which are to evaluate and improve the efficiency, effectiveness, and productivity of organizations and programs. The work requires a practical knowledge of the purposes, methods, and techniques of management analysis and/or program analysis and the structures, functions, processes, objectives, products, services, resource requirements, and similar features of Government programs and organizations.

Clerical, secretary, and administrative positions fall under this category. No specialized technical background is needed for positions in this category except for stenographers which require a proficiency exam before being hired. Strong organizational and communication skills are the primary requirements for this job category. Military experience can often be applied as relevant experience when calculating starting grade. Employees in the job category receive promotions of 1 grade increase at a time.

Agencies that have hired a

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Internal Revenue Service 861 $51,146.97
Federal Aviation Administration 616 $57,684.70
Veterans Health Administration 438 $48,330.87
Transportation Security Administration 402 $52,276.79
Natural Resources Conservation Service 232 $43,699.75
Federal Bureau of Investigation 115 $28,861.69
Social Security Administration 76 $54,279.33
Office of Personnel Management 35 $51,490.63
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 32 $56,183.44
Environmental Protection Agency 23 $62,499.00
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 21 $59,139.10
National Archives and Records Administration 20 $46,266.15
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 19 $50,409.47
Bureau of the Census 18 $53,004.22
Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner 14 $59,965.21
U.S. Mint 14 $38,173.21
Veterans Benefits Administration 14 $49,396.36
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 14 $51,747.71
Health Resources and Services Administration 13 $46,278.46
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 13 $60,658.31
National Credit Union Administration 13 $77,619.69
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 13 $53,926.62
Bureau of Land Management 13 $50,644.46
Food Safety and Inspection Service 12 $60,284.58
Department of Energy 12 $54,008.17
Geological Survey 10 $55,980.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 9 $50,952.11
Public Buildings Service 8 $51,437.88
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 7 $47,010.14
National Park Service 7 $52,915.43
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 6 $59,411.67
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 6 $52,576.50
Bureau of Labor Statistics 5 $53,029.80
Indian Health Service 5 $51,689.80
Federal Emergency Management Agency 5 $56,779.80
Agricultural Research Service 5 $62,303.20
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 5 $52,578.00
Bureau of Reclamation 4 $54,978.00
Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs 4 $52,334.75
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 4 $50,932.25
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 4 $57,243.25
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 3 $69,391.67
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 3 $64,739.00
Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals 3 $43,259.00
National Institutes of Health 3 $54,813.67
Food and Drug Administration 3 $45,200.67
Office of Secretary of Transportation 3 $60,395.33
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 3 $82,620.33
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 3 $47,529.33
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 2 $56,929.00
Office of Field Policy and Management 2 $61,445.00
Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity 2 $72,201.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 2 $57,925.50
Indian Affairs 2 $49,550.50
Wage and Hour Division 2 $58,428.00
Women's Bureau 2 $56,872.00
Selective Service System 2 $40,685.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 2 $62,563.50
Farm Service Agency 2 $57,019.00
Rural Housing Service 2 $50,343.50
Patent and Trademark Office 2 $58,428.00
Corporation for National and Community Service 1 $64,125.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 1 $64,489.00
Foreign Agricultural Service 1 $65,082.00
Federal Election Commission 1 $59,723.00
Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service 1 $71,643.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 1 $48,869.00
National Capital Planning Commission 1 $49,437.00
Administration for Children and Families 1 $60,813.00
International Trade Administration 1 $58,564.00
Department of State 1 $32,740.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Health and Human Services) 1 $58,630.00
National Protection and Programs Directorate 1 $45,972.00
Surface Transportation Board 1 $52,434.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $56,269.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $52,893.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $64,699.00
Federal Housing Finance Agency 1 $51,769.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 1 $46,535.00
Federal Transit Administration 1 $37,491.00
American Battle Monuments Commission 1 $58,428.00
Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing 1 $63,499.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 1 $48,422.00
Office of Budget and Program Analysis 1 $36,281.00
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 1 $71,467.00
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 1 $38,896.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 1 $46,348.00
Forest Service 1 $58,751.00
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 1 $48,823.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 1 $63,517.00
National Cemetery Administration 1 $45,053.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $69,634.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 1 $49,437.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $38,701.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Office of Resolution Management 1 $52,434.00
Office of the Secretary of Agriculture 1 $37,491.00

Pay Distribution

The average pay for a is $51,768.95. The highest paid made $103,290 in 2017.

Common Payscales

Payscale Number of Management And Program Clerical And Assistance Employees
GS - General Schedule 2,182
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 609
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 402
CU - Credit Union Employees 13
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 7
ZS - Administrative Support 4
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 3
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 3
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 2
IC - Federal Emergency Management Agency Use 2
CG - Corporate Graded 1
EL - Non-executive Positions At Fhfa 1
NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation 1

Starting Paygrade: $19,048.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $57,809.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-9, Step 10
Category: Clerical and Administrative Support

Other Jobs at the GS-1 Paygrade

GS-1 is the starting paygrade for Management and Program Clerical and Assistance jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-1 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Equipment OperatorClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Compliance Inspection and SupportClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Accounting TechnicianClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Claims Assistance and ExaminingClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Range TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9

Average Management And Program Clerical And Assistance Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a was $39,940. Since then, the average pay has increased to $51,769 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 0344.

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