Procurement Clerk and Technician - Federal Salaries of 2005

Pay Rates for "Procurement Clerk and Technician"

How much does a Procurement Clerk and Technician in the federal government get paid? $39,748.49* *Based on the 2005 average.

Procurement Clerk and Technician was the 215th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2005, with 622 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2005, the Forest Service hired the most employees titled Procurement Clerical And Technician, with an average salary of $38,676.

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 90 $38,675.77
Veterans Health Administration 68 $38,062.01
Government Printing Office 57 $42,146.68
Public Buildings Service 44 $41,843.52
National Institutes of Health 25 $42,663.36
National Park Service 22 $38,290.73
Federal Supply Service 18 $40,866.56
Agricultural Research Service 17 $39,538.12
Indian Health Service 16 $33,616.44
Rural Housing Service 15 $36,092.20
Department of Energy 15 $40,902.47
Bureau of Land Management 14 $39,717.71
Indian Affairs 14 $34,249.64
Bureau of Reclamation 14 $34,998.00
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 12 $36,654.33
U.S. Coast Guard 10 $39,159.40
Geological Survey 9 $37,455.56
Small Business Administration 8 $42,943.63
Internal Revenue Service 8 $42,167.88
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 8 $41,179.13
Natural Resources Conservation Service 7 $37,020.14
Farm Service Agency 7 $39,993.57
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 6 $39,416.33
Environmental Protection Agency 6 $42,257.83
Department of State 5 $41,375.50
Federal Technology Service 5 $40,091.80
Federal Aviation Administration 4 $45,184.75
U.S. Mint 4 $39,595.75
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 4 $42,227.50
Bureau of the Public Debt 3 $31,994.33
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 3 $52,467.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 3 $32,516.33
Food and Drug Administration 3 $38,680.67
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3 $41,138.33
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 3 $41,866.67
Agency for International Development 3 $44,906.33
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 3 $34,980.33
Offices, Boards and Divisions 3 $48,890.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 2 $45,015.50
Goddard Space Flight Center 2 $39,400.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 2 $44,540.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 2 $46,505.50
Office of Senior Coordinator for Rocky Mountains 2 $43,907.50
Office of Personnel Management 2 $32,625.50
Financial Management Service 2 $44,697.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 2 $55,553.00
National Cemetery Administration 2 $48,324.00
Departmental Administration 2 $37,126.50
Employment and Training Administration 2 $41,575.50
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 2 $39,439.00
Program Support Center 2 $37,149.50
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 2 $41,951.50
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 2 $44,906.00
Patent and Trademark Office 2 $39,940.50
U.S. Secret Service 2 $46,198.50
Bureau of the Census 2 $34,005.50
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $38,632.00
Office of the Director 1 $49,728.00
Peace Corps 1 $39,133.00
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 1 $35,452.00
Office of Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation 1 $44,395.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $45,156.00
Transportation Security Administration 1 $43,623.00
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 1 $39,347.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $32,438.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 1 $45,878.00
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 1 $36,633.00
Food and Nutrition Service 1 $45,727.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 1 $45,250.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 1 $38,997.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 1 $42,546.00
Broadcasting Board of Governors 1 $52,036.00
Maritime Administration 1 $40,682.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 1 $45,173.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 1 $34,829.00
Office of Thrift Supervision 1 $58,750.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $36,633.00
National Science Foundation 1 $42,543.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 1 $33,624.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $29,575.00
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 1 $35,302.00
National Archives and Records Administration 1 $41,474.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $52,673.00

Procurement Clerk and Technician Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Procurement Clerk and Technician is $39,748.49. The highest paid Procurement Clerk and Technician made $58,750 in 2005.

Common Procurement Clerk and Technician Payscales

Payscale Number of Procurement Clerical And Technician Employees
GS - General Schedule 554
PG - Printing Office Grades 57
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 4
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 2
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 1
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 1
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 1
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 1
TG - Ofc Of Thrift Supervision Salary Schedul 1

Starting Paygrade: $19,543.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $59,316.00 / 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 2018

In 2004, the average pay for a Procurement Clerk and Technician was $38,183. Since then, the average pay has increased to $48,087 in 2018.

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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