Procurement Clerk and Technician - Federal Salaries of 2006

Pay Rates for "Procurement Clerk and Technician"

How much does a Procurement Clerk and Technician in the federal government get paid? $41,598.03* *Based on the 2006 average.

Procurement Clerk and Technician was the 217th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2006, with 569 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2006, the Forest Service hired the most employees titled Procurement Clerical And Technician, with an average salary of $40,481.

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 93 $40,481.20
Veterans Health Administration 68 $39,120.76
Government Printing Office 47 $43,980.00
Public Buildings Service 39 $44,447.72
National Institutes of Health 22 $44,839.95
National Park Service 19 $39,897.53
Agricultural Research Service 17 $41,547.59
Federal Supply Service 15 $43,315.13
Bureau of Land Management 14 $41,502.50
Indian Health Service 14 $35,680.93
Rural Housing Service 14 $38,097.57
Department of Energy 13 $42,273.77
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 13 $38,472.46
Bureau of Reclamation 13 $37,833.69
U.S. Coast Guard 10 $40,625.30
Indian Affairs 9 $37,112.67
Natural Resources Conservation Service 9 $40,403.78
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 6 $45,792.33
Small Business Administration 6 $43,854.83
Internal Revenue Service 6 $43,548.17
Environmental Protection Agency 6 $44,478.83
Federal Technology Service 6 $42,106.50
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 5 $43,704.60
Geological Survey 5 $42,878.80
Department of State 5 $42,502.00
Farm Service Agency 5 $41,520.40
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 5 $35,889.40
Department of Housing and Urban Development 4 $46,804.25
Federal Aviation Administration 4 $47,531.75
U.S. Mint 4 $42,170.25
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 3 $52,624.33
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 3 $34,379.67
Agency for International Development 3 $46,854.33
Office of Secretary of Labor 3 $40,919.33
Office of Personnel Management 3 $28,674.00
Patent and Trademark Office 2 $42,781.00
Bureau of the Census 2 $34,965.50
Offices, Boards and Divisions 2 $54,534.00
Program Support Center 2 $39,012.50
Goddard Space Flight Center 2 $41,856.00
Food and Drug Administration 2 $43,392.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 2 $48,091.50
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2 $42,277.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 2 $82,888.00
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 2 $42,625.50
Bureau of the Public Debt 2 $31,447.00
U.S. Secret Service 2 $48,398.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 2 $36,416.50
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 2 $40,967.50
National Cemetery Administration 2 $49,112.00
Departmental Administration 2 $39,133.50
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 2 $41,617.50
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $40,367.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $44,301.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $46,447.00
Office of Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation 1 $45,648.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 1 $47,431.00
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 1 $40,698.00
Millennium Challenge Corporation 1 $51,720.00
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 1 $39,115.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $33,552.00
Maritime Administration 1 $43,493.00
Food and Nutrition Service 1 $47,218.00
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 1 $33,000.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 1 $41,080.00
Financial Management Service 1 $45,225.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 1 $47,888.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 1 $56,928.00
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 1 $36,466.00
Office of Thrift Supervision 1 $61,834.00
Employment and Training Administration 1 $44,003.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 1 $37,457.00
Office of the Director 1 $51,440.00
National Archives and Records Administration 1 $42,898.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 1 $34,329.00
Health Resources and Services Administration 1 $45,648.00

Procurement Clerk and Technician Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Procurement Clerk and Technician is $41,598.03. The highest paid Procurement Clerk and Technician made $125,439 in 2006.

Common Procurement Clerk and Technician Payscales

Payscale Number of Procurement Clerical And Technician Employees
GS - General Schedule 514
PG - Printing Office Grades 47
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 4
MC - Emp Of Millennium Challenge Corporation 1
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 1
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 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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