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Mathematical Statistician - Federal Salaries of 2014

Pay Rates for "Mathematical Statistician"

How much does a Mathematical Statistician in the federal government get paid? $113,438.01* *Based on the 2014 average.
1,378 EMPLOYEES
$156.2M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Mathematical Statistician was the 177th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2014, with 1,378 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2014, the Bureau of the Census hired the most employees titled Mathematical Statistics, with an average salary of $102,347.

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 330 $102,347.17
Food and Drug Administration 327 $121,293.35
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 118 $116,305.23
National Agricultural Statistics Service 112 $97,522.81
National Institutes of Health 106 $138,411.78
Bureau of Labor Statistics 100 $106,701.10
Department of Energy 29 $114,883.38
Veterans Health Administration 25 $96,582.56
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 25 $105,242.48
Environmental Protection Agency 24 $116,648.46
National Institute of Standards and Technology 21 $140,024.90
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 18 $111,543.44
Forest Service 16 $106,761.63
Internal Revenue Service 15 $110,632.73
Institute of Education Sciences 11 $134,444.64
Consumer Product Safety Commission 10 $105,671.40
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 8 $96,562.00
Social Security Administration 7 $118,733.71
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 7 $119,308.43
National Science Foundation 6 $145,480.50
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 6 $133,724.17
Bureau of Economic Analysis 5 $77,004.60
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 4 $154,189.50
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Regulation 4 $124,671.75
Agricultural Marketing Service 4 $113,733.25
Office of Inspector General (Department of Health and Human Services) 3 $95,724.67
Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing 3 $133,914.33
Agricultural Research Service 3 $103,663.67
Employment and Training Administration 3 $103,159.67
Food and Nutrition Service 2 $106,410.00
Food Safety and Inspection Service 2 $119,479.50
Drug Enforcement Administration 2 $116,483.50
Geological Survey 2 $144,076.50
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 2 $87,319.00
Office of Personnel Management 2 $127,761.50
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 2 $125,411.00
U.S. Coast Guard 2 $110,765.50
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 2 $143,223.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $113,346.00
Natural Resources Conservation Service 1 $154,160.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $151,293.00
Administration for Children and Families 1 $138,136.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $131,053.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 1 $106,263.00
Government Printing Office 1 $98,337.00
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 1 $166,127.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $95,785.00
Departmental Offices 1 $157,100.00

Mathematical Statistician Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Mathematical Statistician is $113,438.01. The highest paid Mathematical Statistician made $257,579 in 2014.

Common Mathematical Statistician Payscales

Payscale Number of Mathematical Statistics Employees
GS - General Schedule 1,134
RG - Code For Use By Hhs Only. 91
ZP - Scientific And Engineering Professional 51
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 40
EG - Consultant (other) 14
RF - Code Is For Use By Hhs Only. 8
ES - Senior Executive Service 8
RS - Senior Biomedical Research Service 8
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 6
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 5
SL - Senior Level Positions 3
EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109) 3
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 2
RA - Department Of Agriculture Positions 1
EE - Expert (other) 1
ST - Scientific And Professional 1
PG - Printing Office Grades 1
EH - Advisory Committee Member (5 U.s.c. 3109 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
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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