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Mathematical Statistician - Federal Salaries of 2017

Pay Rates for "Mathematical Statistician"

How much does a Mathematical Statistician in the federal government get paid? $119,686.70* *Based on the 2017 average.
1,423 EMPLOYEES
$170.31M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Mathematical Statistician was the 138th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2017, with 1,423 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2017, the Food and Drug Administration hired the most employees titled Mathematical Statistics, with an average salary of $126,640.

Government Mathematical Statistics jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Mathematical Statistics job is GS-6, 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

Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) professions fall under this job category. Due to the growing focus of them STEM fields, individuals in this job category tend to advance more quickly than employees in the other job categories. Jobs in this category are being added quickly and many organizations have trouble finding qualified individuals. Individuals in this job category typically recieve pormotions of 2 grade increases at a time until they reach GS-12.

Agencies that have hired a Mathematical Statistician

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Food and Drug Administration 380 $126,640.40
Bureau of the Census 358 $107,117.59
National Agricultural Statistics Service 110 $108,429.91
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 105 $121,634.48
Bureau of Labor Statistics 98 $115,748.45
National Institutes of Health 90 $148,495.03
Department of Energy 29 $117,361.93
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 27 $108,090.78
National Institute of Standards and Technology 26 $143,012.31
Veterans Health Administration 21 $106,574.10
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 20 $120,327.55
Forest Service 16 $114,463.25
Environmental Protection Agency 15 $126,669.53
Internal Revenue Service 15 $124,064.20
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 13 $106,813.23
Institute of Education Sciences 12 $139,314.92
Consumer Product Safety Commission 11 $114,980.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 7 $135,112.00
Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing 5 $127,132.80
National Science Foundation 5 $168,186.60
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Regulation 4 $132,229.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 4 $122,585.25
Bureau of Economic Analysis 4 $92,879.25
Office of Inspector General (Department of Health and Human Services) 4 $120,106.50
Agricultural Research Service 3 $110,170.67
Office of Personnel Management 3 $141,800.00
Social Security Administration 3 $134,887.33
Office of Secretary of Transportation 3 $135,950.67
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 2 $99,700.00
Employment and Training Administration 2 $116,334.50
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 2 $136,792.50
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 2 $151,876.00
Departmental Offices 2 $151,226.00
Risk Management Agency 2 $93,209.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 2 $127,824.50
Geological Survey 2 $160,011.50
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 1 $79,810.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 1 $114,255.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $141,894.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $94,796.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $137,202.00
Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity 1 $145,629.00
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 1 $500.00
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 1 $169,466.00
Health Resources and Services Administration 1 $95,246.00
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $172,100.00
Natural Resources Conservation Service 1 $161,900.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $129,358.00
Food and Nutrition Service 1 $124,234.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 1 $107,435.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 1 $93,023.00
Economic Research Service 1 $130,692.00

Mathematical Statistician Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Mathematical Statistician is $119,686.70. The highest paid Mathematical Statistician made $273,345 in 2017.

Common Mathematical Statistician Payscales

Payscale Number of Mathematical Statistics Employees
GS - General Schedule 1,162
RG - Code For Use By Hhs Only. 128
ZP - Scientific And Engineering Professional 57
RF - Code Is For Use By Hhs Only. 23
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 20
ES - Senior Executive Service 7
RS - Senior Biomedical Research Service 6
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 5
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 3
ST - Scientific And Professional 3
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 3
SL - Senior Level Positions 3
RA - Department Of Agriculture Positions 1
EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109) 1
CN - Bur Of (cfpb) An Indep Ag Within Frs 1

Starting Paygrade: $32,264.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-6, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $136,659.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10
Category: Professional and Scientific
Occupation Family: 1500 MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-6 Paygrade

GS-6 is the starting paygrade for Mathematical Statistics jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-6 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Fire Protection EngineeringProfessional and ScientificGS-6GS-15
Equal Employment OpportunityAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Physical Science TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Occupational TherapistProfessional and ScientificGS-6GS-15
Survey TechnicalTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9

Average Mathematical Statistics Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a Mathematical Statistician was $90,908. Since then, the average pay has increased to $119,687 in 2017.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 1529.

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