Offset Photographer - Federal Salaries of 2010

Pay Rates for "Offset Photographer"

How much does an Offset Photographer in the federal government get paid? $67,037.30* *Based on the 2010 average.

Offset Photographer was the 532nd most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2010, with 11 employed. The most common payscale was the supervisory pay schedules - federal wage payscale.

In 2010, the Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System hired the most employees titled Offset Photography, with an average salary of $72,413.

Government Offset Photography jobs are classified under the Federal Wage Schedule, Wage Grade (FWS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Offset Photography job is FWS-7, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is FWS-11. 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 standard is to be used for grading the nonsupervisory work of operating photographic equipment such as precision process cameras, scanners, and contact frames to make line, continuous tone, halftone, and color separation negatives and positives required for the preparation of lithographic printing plates. The offset photographer may also process film using tray development techniques and automatic film processing equipment.

Agencies that have hired an Offset Photographer

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 4 $72,413.00
Federal Bureau of Investigation 3 $64,148.67
National Park Service 2 $61,170.00
Departmental Administration 1 $65,935.00
Government Printing Office 1 $0.00

Offset Photographer Pay Distribution

The average pay for an Offset Photographer is $67,037.30. The highest paid Offset Photographer made $81,579 in 2010.

Common Offset Photographer Payscales

Payscale Number of Offset Photography Employees
WS - Supervisory Pay Schedules - Federal Wage 4
XL - Leader Special Schedule Printing Employe 2
XP - Nonsupervisory Special Schedule Printing 2
WG - Nonsupervisory Pay Schedules - Federal W 2
KA - Kiess Act 1

Starting Paygrade: $10.14 to $22.65 / hour at paygrade FWS-7
Maximum Paygrade: $12.04 to $28.58 / hour at paygrade FWS-11
Occupation Family: PRINTING FAMILY

Other Jobs at the FWS-7 Paygrade

FWS-7 is the starting paygrade for Offset Photography jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the FWS-7 paygrade.

Occupation Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Bowling Equipment RepairingFWS-7FWS-7
Cement FinishingFWS-6FWS-8
Pest ControllingFWS-7FWS-10
Maintenance MechanicFWS-7FWS-10

Average Offset Photography Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for an Offset Photographer was $53,631. Since then, the average pay has increased to $72,482 in 2017.

Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 4414.

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