Procurement Clerk and Technician - Federal Salaries of 2007

Pay Rates for "Procurement Clerk and Technician"

How much does a Procurement Clerk and Technician in the federal government get paid? $42,565.83* *Based on the 2007 average.

Procurement Clerk and Technician was the 222nd most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2007, with 548 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2007, the Forest Service hired the most employees titled Procurement Clerical And Technician, with an average salary of $41,487.

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 89 $41,487.35
Veterans Health Administration 83 $41,623.40
Government Printing Office 41 $44,515.05
Public Buildings Service 31 $45,087.77
National Institutes of Health 24 $45,098.13
Federal Acquisition Service 21 $45,027.76
Bureau of Reclamation 16 $38,888.25
National Park Service 16 $39,704.69
Rural Housing Service 14 $39,707.93
Bureau of Land Management 13 $44,003.92
Indian Health Service 13 $37,334.46
U.S. Coast Guard 13 $40,935.46
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 13 $40,104.31
Agricultural Research Service 12 $40,256.25
Department of Energy 12 $43,481.08
Indian Affairs 9 $38,381.56
Farm Service Agency 7 $42,230.14
Natural Resources Conservation Service 7 $38,352.43
Geological Survey 7 $43,065.71
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 7 $47,959.00
Environmental Protection Agency 6 $45,656.17
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 6 $44,131.00
Small Business Administration 5 $45,433.20
Department of State 5 $45,330.50
Federal Aviation Administration 4 $51,659.25
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 4 $39,997.50
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 4 $36,804.00
Bureau of the Public Debt 3 $31,747.67
Internal Revenue Service 3 $48,556.67
Agency for International Development 3 $48,096.33
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 2 $44,289.00
Office of Secretary of Labor 2 $43,784.50
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 2 $34,361.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 2 $36,461.50
Patent and Trademark Office 2 $43,914.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 2 $39,137.00
Bureau of the Census 2 $37,038.00
Program Support Center 2 $40,565.50
Offices, Boards and Divisions 2 $55,979.00
Food and Drug Administration 2 $41,404.50
Goddard Space Flight Center 2 $43,789.50
National Cemetery Administration 2 $50,887.50
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 2 $49,622.00
U.S. Mint 2 $40,902.50
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 2 $45,939.00
Departmental Administration 2 $39,924.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 2 $42,306.50
Economic Research Service 2 $54,194.00
Office of the Chief Procurement Officer 2 $47,964.50
Millennium Challenge Corporation 1 $55,395.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 1 $64,018.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 1 $49,040.00
Office of Thrift Supervision 1 $63,998.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 1 $31,919.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $35,450.00
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 1 $38,472.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 1 $41,823.00
Employment and Training Administration 1 $46,423.00
Office of the Director 1 $54,194.00
Office of Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation 1 $46,478.00
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 1 $42,273.00
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 1 $42,903.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $49,183.00
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 1 $41,405.00
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 1 $46,052.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 1 $42,659.00
Broadcasting Board of Governors 1 $48,635.00
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 1 $58,268.00

Procurement Clerk and Technician Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Procurement Clerk and Technician is $42,565.83. The highest paid Procurement Clerk and Technician made $98,041 in 2007.

Common Procurement Clerk and Technician Payscales

Payscale Number of Procurement Clerical And Technician Employees
GS - General Schedule 498
PG - Printing Office Grades 41
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 4
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 1
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 1
MC - Emp Of Millennium Challenge Corporation 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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