Mathematical Statistician - Federal Salaries of 2016

Pay Rates for "Mathematical Statistician"

How much does a Mathematical Statistician in the federal government get paid? $116,016.65* *Based on the 2016 average.
1,415 EMPLOYEES
$164.16M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Mathematical Statistician was the 140th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 1,415 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2016, the Food and Drug Administration hired the most employees titled Mathematical Statistics, with an average salary of $121,072.

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 355 $121,072.02
Bureau of the Census 333 $103,962.99
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 118 $117,687.17
National Agricultural Statistics Service 106 $101,271.23
National Institutes of Health 103 $143,898.37
Bureau of Labor Statistics 102 $108,275.26
Department of Energy 32 $111,796.19
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 26 $105,913.00
National Institute of Standards and Technology 24 $140,297.71
Environmental Protection Agency 22 $117,881.68
Veterans Health Administration 19 $97,500.11
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 18 $115,520.67
Forest Service 15 $109,354.60
Internal Revenue Service 15 $114,313.00
Institute of Education Sciences 13 $130,876.85
Consumer Product Safety Commission 11 $106,414.55
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 9 $106,591.44
Social Security Administration 6 $123,331.50
Office of Secretary of Transportation 5 $130,716.80
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 5 $135,710.00
National Science Foundation 5 $150,356.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 4 $115,119.50
Office of Inspector General (Department of Health and Human Services) 4 $108,034.25
Bureau of Economic Analysis 4 $79,598.00
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Regulation 4 $127,029.00
Agricultural Research Service 3 $104,705.00
Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing 3 $136,501.33
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 3 $134,288.67
Office of Personnel Management 2 $128,790.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 2 $119,164.00
Employment and Training Administration 2 $104,141.50
U.S. Coast Guard 2 $111,878.50
Geological Survey 2 $150,889.50
Departmental Offices 2 $142,472.50
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 2 $90,541.00
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 2 $171,711.50
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 2 $145,152.50
Veterans Benefits Administration 1 $100,405.00
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 1 $167,788.00
Natural Resources Conservation Service 1 $155,705.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $135,945.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 1 $110,902.00
Food and Nutrition Service 1 $118,069.00
Government Printing Office 1 $99,296.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $118,057.00

Mathematical Statistician Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Mathematical Statistician is $116,016.65. The highest paid Mathematical Statistician made $267,986 in 2016.

Common Mathematical Statistician Payscales

Payscale Number of Mathematical Statistics Employees
GS - General Schedule 1,150
RG - Code For Use By Hhs Only. 130
ZP - Scientific And Engineering Professional 57
RF - Code Is For Use By Hhs Only. 21
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 17
ES - Senior Executive Service 9
RS - Senior Biomedical Research Service 8
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 5
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 4
ST - Scientific And Professional 4
SL - Senior Level Positions 3
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 2
PG - Printing Office Grades 1
RA - Department Of Agriculture Positions 1
EE - Expert (other) 1
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 1
EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109) 1

Starting Paygrade: $31,819.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-6, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $134,776.00 / 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
Electronics TechnicalTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Equal Employment OpportunityAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Transportation Industry AnalysisAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Health Aid and TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Audiovisual ProductionAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15

Average Mathematical Statistics Pay Trend from 2004 to 2016

In 2004, the average pay for a Mathematical Statistician was $90,908. Since then, the average pay has increased to $116,017 in 2016.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 1529.

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