Statistical Assistant - Federal Salaries of 2016

Pay Rates for "Statistical Assistant"

How much does a Statistical Assistant in the federal government get paid? $38,908.10* *Based on the 2016 average.
854 EMPLOYEES
$33.23M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Statistical Assistant was the 185th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 854 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2016, the Bureau of the Census hired the most employees titled Statistical Assistant, with an average salary of $35,744.

Government Statistical Assistant jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Statistical Assistant 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 which require primarily the application of knowledge of statistical methods, procedures, and techniques, to the collection, processing, compilation, computation, analysis, editing, and presentation of statistical data. The work does not require the application of professional knowledge of statistics or other disciplines.

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 Statistical Assistant

Statistical Assistant Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Statistical Assistant is $38,908.10. The highest paid Statistical Assistant made $76,492 in 2016.

Common Statistical Assistant Payscales

Payscale Number of Statistical Assistant Employees
GS - General Schedule 790
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 55
ZT - Scientific And Engineering Technician 9

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: 1500 MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-1 Paygrade

GS-1 is the starting paygrade for Statistical Assistant 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
MessengerClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Medical Instrument TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Miscellaneous Clerk and AssistantClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Communications ClericalClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Therapeutic Radiologic TechnologistTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9

Average Statistical Assistant Pay Trend from 2004 to 2016

In 2004, the average pay for a Statistical Assistant was $33,985. Since then, the average pay has increased to $38,908 in 2016.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 1531.

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