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Mathematical Statistician - Federal Salaries of 2009

Pay Rates for "Mathematical Statistician"

How much does a Mathematical Statistician in the federal government get paid? $107,222.05* *Based on the 2009 average.

Mathematical Statistician was the 145th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2009, with 1,378 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2009, the Bureau of the Census hired the most employees titled Mathematical Statistics, with an average salary of $96,105.

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
Bureau of the Census 360 $96,104.60
Food and Drug Administration 271 $114,514.71
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 117 $111,810.07
National Agricultural Statistics Service 115 $89,783.63
Bureau of Labor Statistics 102 $102,156.30
National Institutes of Health 97 $135,643.42
Department of Energy 37 $105,597.92
Environmental Protection Agency 35 $109,256.74
National Institute of Standards and Technology 24 $138,854.96
Forest Service 23 $103,948.61
Veterans Health Administration 21 $95,050.86
Internal Revenue Service 20 $102,329.70
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 20 $100,716.80
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 16 $109,659.19
Institute of Education Sciences 11 $133,632.73
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 10 $122,490.90
Consumer Product Safety Commission 8 $100,443.88
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 8 $113,559.88
Bureau of Economic Analysis 8 $52,050.50
Social Security Administration 7 $112,236.14
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 7 $107,437.57
National Science Foundation 6 $150,817.00
Agricultural Research Service 5 $97,720.20
Agricultural Marketing Service 4 $105,150.00
Employment and Training Administration 4 $105,172.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 4 $114,673.75
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 4 $149,582.25
Food Safety and Inspection Service 3 $99,158.33
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 3 $153,500.00
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Regulation 3 $113,215.67
Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing 3 $123,907.67
Geological Survey 3 $134,099.00
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 2 $120,194.50
Drug Enforcement Administration 2 $103,385.50
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $133,543.00
Office of Personnel Management 1 $133,543.00
Food and Nutrition Service 1 $113,257.00
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 1 $162,900.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 1 $88,941.00
Administration for Children and Families 1 $133,543.00
Agency for International Development 1 $131,118.00
U.S. Coast Guard 1 $133,543.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 1 $133,543.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $123,269.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1 $134,793.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $134,423.00
Departmental Offices 1 $145,497.00
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 1 $103,710.00
Government Printing Office 1 $93,340.00

Mathematical Statistician Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Mathematical Statistician is $107,222.05. The highest paid Mathematical Statistician made $243,519 in 2009.

Common Mathematical Statistician Payscales

Payscale Number of Mathematical Statistics Employees
GS - General Schedule 1,124
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 127
ZP - Scientific And Engineering Professional 52
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 18
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 10
RS - Senior Biomedical Research Service 7
ES - Senior Executive Service 7
EG - Consultant (other) 6
EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109) 5
SL - Senior Level Positions 4
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 4
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 4
AP - Admin, Profess, & Scientific Career Path 3
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 2
EH - Advisory Committee Member (5 U.s.c. 3109 2
EE - Expert (other) 1
PG - Printing Office Grades 1
ST - Scientific And Professional 1

Starting Paygrade: $32,716.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-6, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $138,572.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10
Category: Professional and Scientific

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

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 1529.

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