- Federal Salaries of 2016

Pay Rates for ""

How much does a in the federal government get paid? $50,965.51* *Based on the 2016 average.

was the 71st most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 3,620 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2016, the Internal Revenue Service hired the most employees titled Management And Program Clerical And Assistance, with an average salary of $49,706.

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 935 $49,705.57
Federal Aviation Administration 684 $55,414.42
Veterans Health Administration 470 $47,747.18
Transportation Security Administration 356 $51,541.89
Natural Resources Conservation Service 231 $41,187.86
Federal Bureau of Investigation 149 $55,516.86
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 144 $48,945.16
Social Security Administration 77 $52,763.49
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 43 $53,717.88
Office of Personnel Management 43 $49,621.65
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 25 $55,447.40
Bureau of the Census 25 $49,896.96
Environmental Protection Agency 25 $62,960.68
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 22 $49,429.00
National Archives and Records Administration 18 $46,025.39
Veterans Benefits Administration 17 $47,529.94
Food Safety and Inspection Service 17 $53,334.88
U.S. Mint 16 $61,402.38
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 16 $47,182.94
Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner 15 $56,625.47
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 15 $55,489.87
Geological Survey 14 $54,339.36
Bureau of Land Management 14 $49,637.43
National Credit Union Administration 14 $72,293.36
Health Resources and Services Administration 13 $41,592.15
Federal Emergency Management Agency 13 $46,491.08
Department of Energy 11 $58,593.73
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 11 $49,014.18
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 10 $49,979.90
Public Buildings Service 10 $49,884.60
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9 $46,902.67
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 8 $52,660.00
Bureau of Labor Statistics 7 $52,567.43
National Park Service 7 $52,715.14
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 6 $49,204.50
Agricultural Research Service 6 $60,196.00
Indian Health Service 5 $49,493.20
Bureau of Reclamation 5 $52,642.20
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 5 $58,902.40
Mine Safety and Health Administration 4 $50,469.50
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 4 $66,227.50
Patent and Trademark Office 4 $58,261.25
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 4 $62,935.75
Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs 4 $49,467.25
National Institutes of Health 4 $61,079.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 4 $51,545.50
Civil Rights 3 $31,521.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 3 $54,923.00
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 3 $77,111.00
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 3 $54,270.00
Office of the Secretary of Agriculture 3 $32,769.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 3 $47,932.67
Farm Service Agency 3 $55,447.33
Corporation for National and Community Service 3 $55,487.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 2 $51,855.50
National Cemetery Administration 2 $41,793.00
Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing 2 $59,533.00
Rural Housing Service 2 $43,924.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 2 $78,813.50
Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity 2 $69,387.00
Office of Field Policy and Management 2 $59,100.50
Department of State 2 $37,285.00
International Trade Administration 2 $59,663.50
Selective Service System 2 $39,123.50
Women's Bureau 2 $55,699.50
Wage and Hour Division 2 $56,790.00
Foreign Agricultural Service 1 $63,347.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 1 $46,362.00
National Capital Planning Commission 1 $46,597.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 1 $43,915.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Health and Human Services) 1 $55,446.00
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 1 $67,679.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 1 $68,651.00
Government Printing Office 1 $56,790.00
Peace Corps 1 $45,451.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $52,043.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $55,121.00
Bureau of Economic Analysis 1 $63,933.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $53,344.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 1 $28,921.00
Federal Election Commission 1 $56,439.00
National Protection and Programs Directorate 1 $43,752.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 1 $45,640.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $68,062.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 1 $48,599.00
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 1 $48,040.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $47,172.00
Small Business Administration 1 $50,210.00
Indian Affairs 1 $51,120.00
Office of Budget and Program Analysis 1 $35,265.00
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 1 $51,604.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Midwest 1 $57,738.00
Surface Transportation Board 1 $49,509.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 1 $56,790.00
Administration for Children and Families 1 $59,439.00
Forest Service 1 $57,688.00
Food and Drug Administration 1 $61,276.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $61,276.00
Office of Emergency Response and Recovery 1 $56,790.00

Pay Distribution

The average pay for a is $50,965.51. The highest paid made $104,433 in 2016.

Common Payscales

Payscale Number of Management And Program Clerical And Assistance Employees
GS - General Schedule 2,539
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 676
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 356
CU - Credit Union Employees 14
IC - Federal Emergency Management Agency Use 8
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 8
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 5
ZS - Administrative Support 4
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 3
NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation 2
CG - Corporate Graded 2
PG - Printing Office Grades 1
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 1
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 1

Starting Paygrade: $19,543.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $59,316.00 / 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 2018

In 2004, the average pay for a was $39,940. Since then, the average pay has increased to $52,070 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 0344.

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