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- Federal Salaries of 2017

Pay Rates for ""

How much does a in the federal government get paid? $92,400.42* *Based on the 2017 average.

was the 96th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2017, with 2,501 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2017, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration hired the most employees titled Safety And Occupational Health Management, with an average salary of $101,563.

Government Safety And Occupational Health Management jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Safety And Occupational Health Management job is GS-4, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-15. 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 the management, administration, or operation of a safety and occupational health program or performance of administrative work concerned with safety and occupational health activities and includes the development, implementation, and evaluation of related program functions. The primary objective of this work is the elimination or minimization of human injury and property and productivity losses, caused by harmful contact incidents, through the design of effective management policies, programs, or practices. Safety and occupational health management work requires application of the knowledge of: (a) the principles, standards, and techniques of safety and occupational health management; and (b) pertinent elements of engineering, physical science, ergonomics, psychology, industrial hygiene, physiology, sociology, and other scientific and technological fields which contribute to the achievement of comprehensive safety and occupational health objectives.

Administrative and Management positions have a wide range of responsibilities. Management does not refer specifically to supervisors who directly manage organizations or teams. Rather jobs in this category deal with managing systems or processes such as finances, security systems, training programs, or marketing. For employees in this job category, promotions are typically given 2 grade increments at a time until GS-12 is reached.

Agencies that have hired a

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 798 $101,562.65
Veterans Health Administration 376 $78,268.44
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 233 $76,313.29
Forest Service 145 $75,098.86
Department of Energy 89 $110,803.47
National Park Service 65 $82,479.69
Federal Aviation Administration 64 $99,968.61
Bureau of Reclamation 48 $80,815.15
Bureau of Land Management 46 $80,080.91
Transportation Security Administration 45 $83,403.89
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 42 $99,145.10
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 42 $100,217.45
Agricultural Research Service 38 $81,480.58
Internal Revenue Service 25 $81,309.04
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 23 $94,361.91
National Institutes of Health 20 $106,643.80
Geological Survey 20 $105,356.35
Public Buildings Service 19 $107,893.37
Environmental Protection Agency 18 $103,260.28
Indian Health Service 18 $79,094.67
Indian Affairs 17 $77,097.12
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 16 $105,987.81
John F. Kennedy Space Center 16 $102,735.56
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 16 $85,166.25
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 14 $119,767.07
Federal Bureau of Investigation 14 $64,223.08
Food and Drug Administration 13 $106,514.92
U.S. Mint 12 $31,680.18
Federal Emergency Management Agency 12 $93,576.67
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 11 $102,443.64
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 11 $99,141.64
National Institute of Standards and Technology 10 $140,019.60
Social Security Administration 9 $102,256.67
Drug Enforcement Administration 9 $118,776.25
Department of State 7 $133,345.43
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 6 $79,846.50
Langley Research Center 6 $92,614.17
Goddard Space Flight Center 6 $103,744.00
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 6 $91,714.00
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 5 $79,317.80
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 5 $117,308.20
Food Safety and Inspection Service 5 $112,604.40
Bureau of the Census 5 $96,981.40
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 4 $116,423.75
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 4 $141,294.50
Dryden Flight Research Center 4 $127,306.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 4 $86,547.25
Maritime Administration 4 $80,049.75
Departmental Administration 4 $114,893.25
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 4 $129,933.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 3 $144,592.67
Office of Secretary of Transportation 3 $125,512.33
Government Printing Office 3 $102,521.33
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 3 $128,435.00
Headquarters, Nasa 3 $137,430.00
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 2 $114,507.00
National Science Foundation 2 $142,748.50
Armed Forces Retirement Home 2 $91,512.50
Ames Research Center 2 $151,419.50
National Gallery of Art 2 $126,709.50
Mine Safety and Health Administration 2 $129,928.00
National Transportation Safety Board 2 $144,448.50
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 2 $182,151.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 2 $97,305.50
Federal Trade Commission 2 $118,720.00
National Cemetery Administration 2 $115,616.50
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 2 $85,400.50
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 2 $98,879.50
Patent and Trademark Office 2 $120,356.50
Ous for Science and Technology 2 $101,575.00
U.S. Secret Service 2 $134,426.00
Office of Personnel Management 1 $94,796.00
Presidio Trust 1 $115,195.00
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 1 $104,275.00
Program Support Center 1 $134,426.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 1 $74,574.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $77,593.00
Departmental Offices 1 $127,458.00
Farm Service Agency 1 $158,123.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $161,900.00
Food and Nutrition Service 1 $124,084.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $124,653.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $116,914.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 1 $126,958.00
Agency for International Development 1 $123,223.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1 $101,116.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $116,914.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $134,426.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 1 $134,426.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 1 $123,223.00
National Archives and Records Administration 1 $113,755.00
Office of Management (Department of Education) 1 $124,234.00

Pay Distribution

The average pay for a is $92,400.42. The highest paid made $230,827 in 2017.

Common Payscales

Payscale Number of Safety And Occupational Health Management Employees
GS - General Schedule 2,203
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 122
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 64
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 45
ZA - Administrative 27
ES - Senior Executive Service 15
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 10
PG - Printing Office Grades 3
IT - 3
IC - Federal Emergency Management Agency Use 2
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 2
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 2
EN - Nat Nuclear Security Admin Exc Srvc Only 1
CG - Corporate Graded 1
CM - Fdic Suprv And Mangr Pos Below Exec Lev 1

Starting Paygrade: $26,233.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $138,572.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10
Category: Administrative and Management

Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade

GS-4 is the starting paygrade for Safety and Occupational Health Management jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-4 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Rehabilitation Therapy AssistantTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Forestry TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Human Resources ManagementAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Clerk-TypistClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Miscellaneous Administration and ProgramAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15

Average Safety And Occupational Health Management Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a was $73,273. Since then, the average pay has increased to $92,400 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 0018.

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