- Federal Salaries of 2018

Pay Rates for ""

How much does a in the federal government get paid? $93,078.25* *Based on the 2018 average.
2,530 EMPLOYEES
$233.16M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

was the 98th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2018, with 2,530 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2018, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration hired the most employees titled Safety And Occupational Health Management, with an average salary of $101,792.

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 795 $101,792.24
Veterans Health Administration 376 $78,661.93
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 232 $76,447.09
Forest Service 148 $75,014.66
Department of Energy 88 $110,873.22
National Park Service 67 $83,055.03
Federal Aviation Administration 64 $99,968.61
Bureau of Reclamation 48 $80,649.60
Bureau of Land Management 46 $80,353.96
Transportation Security Administration 45 $83,511.96
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 42 $99,208.31
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 42 $100,265.07
Agricultural Research Service 37 $81,979.03
U.S. Coast Guard 28 $92,294.43
Internal Revenue Service 26 $81,259.73
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 24 $93,520.17
National Institutes of Health 20 $106,643.80
Geological Survey 19 $104,797.84
Public Buildings Service 19 $107,893.37
Environmental Protection Agency 18 $103,260.28
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 17 $84,665.00
Indian Health Service 17 $79,733.41
Indian Affairs 17 $77,265.82
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 16 $105,987.81
John F. Kennedy Space Center 16 $102,735.56
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 14 $119,767.07
Federal Bureau of Investigation 14 $109,598.29
U.S. Mint 13 $168,789.50
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 12 $103,456.25
Food and Drug Administration 12 $110,657.42
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 11 $99,141.64
Federal Emergency Management Agency 11 $96,584.82
National Institute of Standards and Technology 10 $142,054.00
Social Security Administration 9 $102,256.67
Drug Enforcement Administration 9 $118,776.25
Department of State 7 $133,345.43
Langley Research Center 6 $92,614.17
Goddard Space Flight Center 6 $104,187.00
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 6 $91,714.00
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 6 $119,538.83
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 6 $79,846.50
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 5 $79,317.80
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
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 4 $86,547.25
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 4 $142,228.00
Dryden Flight Research Center 4 $127,306.00
Departmental Administration 4 $114,893.25
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 4 $129,933.00
Maritime Administration 4 $80,049.75
Government Printing Office 3 $103,688.00
Headquarters, Nasa 3 $137,430.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 3 $128,435.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 3 $125,512.33
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 3 $144,592.67
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 2 $182,901.00
Federal Trade Commission 2 $120,587.50
International Boundary & Water Commission: U.S. & Mexico 2 $85,400.50
National Transportation Safety Board 2 $144,448.50
U.S. Secret Service 2 $134,426.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 2 $97,305.50
Ous for Science and Technology 2 $101,575.00
National Cemetery Administration 2 $115,616.50
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 2 $98,879.50
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 2 $114,507.00
Patent and Trademark Office 2 $120,356.50
National Science Foundation 2 $142,748.50
Mine Safety and Health Administration 2 $129,928.00
Ames Research Center 2 $151,419.50
Armed Forces Retirement Home 2 $92,715.50
National Gallery of Art 2 $126,709.50
Offices, Boards and Divisions 1 $123,223.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $77,593.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $134,426.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $116,914.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1 $101,116.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 1 $74,574.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $116,914.00
Departmental Offices 1 $127,458.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 1 $134,426.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $124,653.00
National Archives and Records Administration 1 $113,755.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $161,900.00
Office of Personnel Management 1 $94,796.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 1 $126,958.00
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 1 $104,275.00
Food and Nutrition Service 1 $124,084.00
Office of Management (Department of Education) 1 $124,234.00
Farm Service Agency 1 $158,123.00
Presidio Trust 1 $115,195.00
Agency for International Development 1 $123,223.00
Program Support Center 1 $134,426.00

Pay Distribution

The average pay for a is $93,078.25. The highest paid made $230,827 in 2018.

Common Payscales

Payscale Number of Safety And Occupational Health Management Employees
GS - General Schedule 2,235
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 120
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 9
IT - 3
PG - Printing Office Grades 3
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 2
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 2
IC - Federal Emergency Management Agency Use 1
EN - Nat Nuclear Security Admin Exc Srvc Only 1
CG - Corporate Graded 1
CM - Fdic Suprv And Mangr Pos Below Exec Lev 1
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 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
Occupation Family: 0000 MISCELLANEOUS OCCUPATIONS GROUP

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 2018

In 2004, the average pay for a was $73,273. Since then, the average pay has increased to $93,078 in 2018.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 0018.

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