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Optical Instrument Repairman - Federal Salaries of 2006

Pay Rates for "Optical Instrument Repairman"

How much does an Optical Instrument Repairman in the federal government get paid? $50,756.00* *Based on the 2006 average.
1 EMPLOYEES
$50,756 TOTAL SALARY
WG MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Optical Instrument Repairman was the 632nd most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2006, with 1 employed. The most common payscale was the nonsupervisory pay schedules - federal w payscale.

In 2006, the National Archives and Records Administration hired the most employees titled Optical Instrument Repairing, with an average salary of $50,756.

Government Optical Instrument Repairing jobs are classified under the Federal Wage Schedule, Wage Grade (FWS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Optical Instrument Repairing job is FWS-8, 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 covers nonsupervisory work involved in troubleshooting, overhauling, modifying, maintaining, and testing optical instruments such as binoculars, telescopes, cameras, sextants, gun sights, periscopes, and cinetheodolites. These jobs primarily require knowledge and application of optical principles, procedures, and materials and, in addition, knowledge of mechanical and electrical methods of mounting and controlling optical systems.

Agencies that have hired an Optical Instrument Repairman

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
National Archives and Records Administration 1 $50,756.00

Optical Instrument Repairman Pay Distribution

The average pay for an Optical Instrument Repairman is $50,756.00. The highest paid Optical Instrument Repairman made $50,756 in 2006.

Common Optical Instrument Repairman Payscales

Payscale Number of Optical Instrument Repairing Employees
WG - Nonsupervisory Pay Schedules - Federal W 1

Starting Paygrade: $10.62 to $23.66 / hour at paygrade FWS-8
Maximum Paygrade: $12.04 to $28.58 / hour at paygrade FWS-11
Occupation Family: INSTRUMENT WORK FAMILY

Other Jobs at the FWS-8 Paygrade

FWS-8 is the starting paygrade for Optical Instrument Repairing jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the FWS-8 paygrade.

Occupation Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Railroad RepairingFWS-5FWS-8
Pest ControllingFWS-7FWS-10
ElectricianFWS-8FWS-11
Marine Machinery MechanicFWS-8FWS-10
Fabric WorkingFWS-1FWS-9

Average Optical Instrument Repairing Pay Trend from 2004 to 2006

In 2004, the average pay for an Optical Instrument Repairman was $48,617. Since then, the average pay has increased to $50,756 in 2006.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 3306.

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