Motor Carrier Safety Worker - Federal Salaries of 2016

Pay Rates for " Motor Carrier Safety Worker"

How much does a Motor Carrier Safety Worker in the federal government get paid? $73,399.52* *Based on the 2016 average.
484 EMPLOYEES
$35.53M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Motor Carrier Safety Worker was the 235th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 484 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2016, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration hired the most employees titled Motor Carrier Safety, with an average salary of $72,214.

Government Motor Carrier Safety jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Motor Carrier Safety job is GS-4, 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

This occupation includes positions the duties of which are to administer, supervise, or perform work involved in promoting or enforcing compliance with Federal laws, standards, and regulations related to the safe operation of commercial motor vehicles on the public highways. Included are positions concerned with promoting safe operating practices and enforcing compliance by shippers of hazardous materials; motor carrier accident investigation and prevention; developing regulations and standards; and providing technical assistance to the industry and other jurisdictions involved in motor carrier safety. The work requires: (1) comprehensive knowledge of the laws, standards, and regulations governing motor carrier safety; (2) knowledge of the safety principles and practices applicable to the motor carrier industry; (3) practical knowledge of the competitive and operating practices, policies, organization, equipment, facilities, and recordkeeping systems of motor carriers; and (4) knowledge of investigative techniques used in compliance enforcement and accident investigation.

Administrative and Management positions have a wide range of responsibilities. Management does not refer specifically to supervisors who directly manage organizations or teams. Rather jobs in this category deal with managing systems or processes such as finances, security systems, training programs, or marketing. For employees in this job category, promotions are typically given 2 grade increments at a time until GS-12 is reached.

Agencies that have hired a Motor Carrier Safety Worker

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 486 $72,213.96

Motor Carrier Safety Worker Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Motor Carrier Safety Worker is $73,399.52. The highest paid Motor Carrier Safety Worker made $116,264 in 2016.

Common Motor Carrier Safety Worker Payscales

Payscale Number of Motor Carrier Safety Employees
GS - General Schedule 484

Starting Paygrade: $25,514.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $134,776.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10
Category: Administrative and Management
Occupation Family: 2100 TRANSPORTATION GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade

GS-4 is the starting paygrade for Motor Carrier Safety jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-4 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Commissary ManagementAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Building ManagementAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Wage and Hour InvestigationAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Mathematics TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Budget AnalysisAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15

Average Motor Carrier Safety Pay Trend from 2004 to 2016

In 2004, the average pay for a Motor Carrier Safety Worker was $56,608. Since then, the average pay has increased to $73,400 in 2016.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 2123.

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