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Procurement Clerk and Technician - Federal Salaries of 2004

Pay Rates for "Procurement Clerk and Technician"

How much does a Procurement Clerk and Technician in the federal government get paid? $38,182.75* *Based on the 2004 average.

Procurement Clerk and Technician was the 211th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2004, with 663 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2004, the Forest Service hired the most employees titled Procurement Clerical And Technician, with an average salary of $37,536.

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.

Job Description

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

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Forest Service 94 $37,535.94
Veterans Health Administration 76 $35,957.82
Government Printing Office 58 $40,009.19
Public Buildings Service 44 $40,487.39
National Institutes of Health 26 $41,078.15
National Park Service 22 $36,077.41
Bureau of Reclamation 17 $34,110.06
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 17 $33,758.00
Agricultural Research Service 17 $35,709.24
Federal Supply Service 17 $41,162.47
Department of Energy 16 $40,143.88
Indian Health Service 16 $33,840.07
Bureau of Land Management 16 $34,743.25
Small Business Administration 14 $42,231.79
Indian Affairs 11 $33,646.55
Rural Housing Service 11 $36,418.36
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 10 $37,985.10
Internal Revenue Service 10 $40,624.30
U.S. Coast Guard 9 $39,005.78
Environmental Protection Agency 8 $41,528.38
Geological Survey 8 $38,645.50
Farm Service Agency 7 $38,581.29
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 6 $37,451.00
Natural Resources Conservation Service 6 $34,819.33
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 5 $40,322.80
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 5 $41,268.80
Federal Technology Service 5 $40,245.40
Goddard Space Flight Center 5 $40,264.20
U.S. Mint 4 $38,241.75
Agency for International Development 4 $42,806.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 4 $45,012.50
Department of State 4 $37,504.75
Federal Aviation Administration 4 $42,324.00
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 3 $28,620.33
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 3 $35,518.33
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 3 $41,400.00
Food and Drug Administration 3 $38,058.33
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3 $39,018.00
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 3 $40,381.67
Financial Management Service 3 $40,110.00
Bureau of the Public Debt 3 $29,693.00
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 3 $47,738.67
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 2 $38,198.00
Peace Corps 2 $47,352.00
Patent and Trademark Office 2 $36,610.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 2 $28,480.00
Bureau of the Census 2 $32,932.50
Office of Comptroller of Currency 2 $48,393.50
Employment and Training Administration 2 $40,099.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 2 $32,744.50
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 2 $43,477.00
U.S. Secret Service 2 $44,548.50
Program Support Center 2 $35,307.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 2 $42,939.50
Office of Senior Coordinator for Rocky Mountains 2 $42,326.50
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 2 $30,682.50
National Science Foundation 2 $47,690.00
Departmental Administration 2 $34,769.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 2 $44,104.00
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 1 $37,944.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 1 $35,323.00
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 1 $31,788.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 1 $41,268.00
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 1 $39,539.00
Office of the Director 1 $48,254.00
Maritime Administration 1 $39,131.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $42,160.00
Office of Thrift Supervision 1 $56,220.00
Transportation Security Administration 1 $42,066.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 1 $31,809.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 1 $43,028.00
John F. Kennedy Space Center 1 $40,788.00
National Cemetery Administration 1 $41,502.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 1 $43,656.00
National Archives and Records Administration 1 $39,996.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $36,918.00
Broadcasting Board of Governors 1 $50,178.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $37,275.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 1 $34,184.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $27,597.00
Office of Personnel Management 1 $39,050.00
Food and Nutrition Service 1 $43,376.00
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 1 $37,450.00
Office of Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation 1 $42,993.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 1 $41,063.00

Procurement Clerk and Technician Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Procurement Clerk and Technician is $38,182.75. The highest paid Procurement Clerk and Technician made $58,069 in 2004.

Common Procurement Clerk and Technician Payscales

Payscale Number of Procurement Clerical And Technician Employees
GS - General Schedule 592
PG - Printing Office Grades 58
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 3
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 3
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 2
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 2
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 1
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 1
TG - Ofc Of Thrift Supervision Salary Schedul 1

Starting Paygrade: $19,048.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $57,809.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-9, Step 10
Category: Clerical and Administrative Support

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
Editorial AssistanceClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Human Resources AssistanceClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Irrigation System OperationTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Mail and FileClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Diagnostic Radiologic TechnologistTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9

Average Procurement Clerical And Technician Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a Procurement Clerk and Technician was $38,183. Since then, the average pay has increased to $47,969 in 2017.

Data Sources

The information provided on these pages is sourced from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Enterprise Human Resources Integration (EHRI) dataset. Postal Service data is managed exclusively by the USPS . All information is displayed unmodified and as provided by the source agency.

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The series code of this occupation is 1106.

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