Procurement Clerk and Technician - Federal Salaries of 2016
Pay Rates for "Procurement Clerk and Technician"How much does a Procurement Clerk and Technician in the federal government get paid? $46,932.84* *Based on the 2016 average.
Procurement Clerk and Technician was the 227th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 530 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.
In 2016, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Procurement Clerical And Technician, with an average salary of $45,887.
Government Procurement Clerical And Technician jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Procurement Clerical And Technician job is GS-1, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-9. 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.
This occupation includes positions that involve performing or supervising clerical and technical work that supports the procurement of supplies, services, and/or construction. Procurement clerks and technicians prepare, control, and review procurement documents and reports; verify or abstract information contained in documents and reports; contact vendors to get status of orders and expedite delivery; maintain various procurement files; resolve a variety of shipment, payment, or other discrepancies; or perform other similar work in support of procurement programs and operations. The work requires a practical knowledge of procurement procedures, operations, regulations, and programs.
Clerical, secretary, and administrative positions fall under this category. No specialized technical background is needed for positions in this category except for stenographers which require a proficiency exam before being hired. Strong organizational and communication skills are the primary requirements for this job category. Military experience can often be applied as relevant experience when calculating starting grade. Employees in the job category receive promotions of 1 grade increase at a time.
Agencies that have hired a Procurement Clerk and Technician
Procurement Clerk and Technician Pay Distribution
The average pay for a Procurement Clerk and Technician is $46,932.84. The highest paid Procurement Clerk and Technician made $98,273 in 2016.
Common Procurement Clerk and Technician Payscales
|Payscale||Number of Procurement Clerical And Technician Employees|
|GS - General Schedule||496|
|PG - Printing Office Grades||25|
|FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan||3|
|NU - Nnsa Technician And Admin Support||2|
|AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E||2|
|NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only||1|
|MC - Emp Of Millennium Challenge Corporation||1|
|Starting Paygrade:||$18,785.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1|
|Maximum Paygrade:||$57,015.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-9, Step 10|
|Category:||Clerical and Administrative Support|
|Occupation Family:||1100 BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY GROUP|
Other Jobs at the GS-1 Paygrade
GS-1 is the starting paygrade for Procurement Clerical and Technician jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-1 paygrade.
|Occupation||Occupation Category||Starting Paygrade||Maximum Paygrade|
|Office Drafting||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Human Resources Assistance||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Irrigation System Operation||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Mail and File||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
Average Procurement Clerical And Technician Pay Trend from 2004 to 2016
In 2004, the average pay for a Procurement Clerk and Technician was $38,183. Since then, the average pay has increased to $46,933 in 2016.
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