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.
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 $21,752.
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.
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||559||$21,751.96|
|National Archives and Records Administration||21||$29,327.48|
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:||$19,048.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1|
|Maximum Paygrade:||$57,809.00 / 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 Telecommunication||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Communications Clerical||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Mail and File||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Geodetic Technician||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Biological Science Technician||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
Average Sales Store Clerical Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017
In 2004, the average pay for a Sales Store Clerk was $17,760. Since then, the average pay has increased to $30,145 in 2017.
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