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.
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 $35,926.
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.
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
|Agency||Employees Hired||Average Salary|
|Bureau of the Census||696||$35,926.01|
|National Agricultural Statistics Service||55||$48,743.69|
|Veterans Health Administration||18||$52,866.94|
|Federal Bureau of Investigation||16||$56,010.38|
|Bureau of Labor Statistics||14||$54,283.29|
|Centers for Disease Control and Prevention||10||$54,304.40|
|Internal Revenue Service||6||$62,022.33|
|National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration||5||$60,072.00|
|Bureau of Economic Analysis||4||$50,450.50|
|U.S. International Trade Commission||2||$56,990.00|
|Natural Resources Conservation Service||2||$52,043.00|
|Equal Employment Opportunity Commission||1||$63,138.00|
|Social Security Administration||1||$49,223.00|
|Rural Housing Service||1||$56,790.00|
|Drug Enforcement Administration||1||$62,696.00|
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:||$19,543.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1|
|Maximum Paygrade:||$59,316.00 / 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|
|Messenger||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Medical Instrument Technician||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Miscellaneous Clerk and Assistant||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Communications Clerical||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Therapeutic Radiologic Technologist||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
Average Statistical Assistant Pay Trend from 2004 to 2018
In 2004, the average pay for a Statistical Assistant was $33,985. Since then, the average pay has increased to $40,033 in 2018.
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