Sales Store Clerk - Federal Salaries of 2016

Pay Rates for "Sales Store Clerk"

How much does a Sales Store Clerk in the federal government get paid? $22,026.24* *Based on the 2016 average.
580 EMPLOYEES
$12.78M TOTAL SALARY
VC MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Sales Store Clerk was the 221st most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 580 employed. The most common payscale was the canteen service payscale.

In 2016, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Sales Store Clerical, with an average salary of $21,148.

Government Sales Store Clerical jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Sales Store Clerical 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 all classes of positions the duties of which are to supervise or perform check-out, sales clerk, customer assistance, or other clerical duties that are involved in the retail sale of merchandise or stock items and that require the application of clerical knowledge, procedures, and/or practices that are peculiar to sales store operations.

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 Sales Store Clerk

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Veterans Health Administration 561 $21,148.18
National Archives and Records Administration 19 $28,941.32

Sales Store Clerk Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Sales Store Clerk is $22,026.24. The highest paid Sales Store Clerk made $36,633 in 2016.

Common Sales Store Clerk Payscales

Payscale Number of Sales Store Clerical Employees
VC - Canteen Service 559
GS - General Schedule 21

Starting Paygrade: $18,526.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $56,229.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-9, Step 10
Category: Clerical and Administrative Support
Occupation Family: 2000 SUPPLY GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-1 Paygrade

GS-1 is the starting paygrade for Sales Store Clerical 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
General TelecommunicationClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Communications ClericalClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Mail and FileClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Geodetic TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Biological Science TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9

Average Sales Store Clerical Pay Trend from 2004 to 2016

In 2004, the average pay for a Sales Store Clerk was $17,760. Since then, the average pay has increased to $22,026 in 2016.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 2091.

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