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Statistician - Federal Salaries of 2004

Pay Rates for "Statistician"

How much does a Statistician in the federal government get paid? $79,512.53* *Based on the 2004 average.
2,904 EMPLOYEES
$230.11M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Statistician was the 87th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2004, with 2,904 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2004, the Bureau of the Census hired the most employees titled Statistician, with an average salary of $73,738.

Government Statistician jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Statistician job is GS-6, 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

Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) professions fall under this job category. Due to the growing focus of them STEM fields, individuals in this job category tend to advance more quickly than employees in the other job categories. Jobs in this category are being added quickly and many organizations have trouble finding qualified individuals. Individuals in this job category typically recieve pormotions of 2 grade increases at a time until they reach GS-12.

Agencies that have hired a Statistician

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Bureau of the Census 1,336 $73,738.23
National Agricultural Statistics Service 513 $74,981.97
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 211 $84,990.74
Veterans Health Administration 61 $77,462.93
Institute of Education Sciences 60 $101,035.25
Environmental Protection Agency 57 $95,103.32
National Institutes of Health 56 $91,735.57
Bureau of Labor Statistics 55 $86,525.15
Internal Revenue Service 48 $92,222.29
Food and Drug Administration 44 $101,010.10
Department of Energy 38 $90,750.13
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 36 $90,068.50
Office of Justice Programs 32 $82,668.13
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 26 $77,871.23
Geological Survey 25 $79,210.32
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 18 $95,082.94
Forest Service 16 $64,437.25
Agricultural Research Service 15 $86,841.33
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 14 $101,561.71
Health Resources and Services Administration 14 $94,215.00
National Science Foundation 13 $119,127.69
Social Security Administration 12 $94,100.83
Administration for Children and Families 11 $97,418.18
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 11 $97,205.27
Agricultural Marketing Service 10 $55,164.50
Risk Management Agency 10 $80,869.50
Indian Health Service 10 $82,887.89
Offices, Boards and Divisions 9 $58,475.67
Office of Personnel Management 7 $80,417.00
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 7 $76,884.29
Federal Bureau of Investigation 7 $88,151.43
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 6 $107,875.50
Consumer Product Safety Commission 6 $100,995.33
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 5 $87,156.40
U.S. International Trade Commission 5 $85,874.20
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 4 $112,798.75
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 4 $107,224.25
Rural Housing Service 4 $77,817.25
Economic Research Service 4 $101,108.25
Administration for Community Living 3 $96,955.33
Transportation Security Administration 3 $117,849.67
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 3 $102,581.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 3 $76,915.67
Federal Aviation Administration 3 $95,170.67
National Center for Veterans Analysis and Statistics 3 $103,348.33
Office of Management and Budget 3 $126,172.00
Bureau of Economic Analysis 3 $97,716.67
Employment Standards Administration 3 $100,871.33
Office of the Director 3 $63,214.33
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 2 $66,701.00
Natural Resources Conservation Service 2 $109,715.50
Food and Nutrition Service 2 $80,241.00
Patent and Trademark Office 2 $83,685.00
National Institute of Standards and Technology 2 $104,691.50
Drug Enforcement Administration 2 $94,523.50
Employment and Training Administration 2 $86,525.50
Veterans Benefits Administration 2 $96,694.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 2 $100,737.50
Railroad Retirement Board 2 $105,792.00
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Service 2 $96,572.00
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 2 $74,822.50
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 2 $119,611.50
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $86,531.00
Office of National Drug Control Policy 1 $113,597.00
Office of the Deputy Secretary of Education 1 $110,775.00
Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing 1 $110,775.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 1 $104,706.00
Office for Civil Rights 1 $99,413.00
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 1 $60,638.00
Selective Service System 1 $76,916.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Education) 1 $93,742.00
Corporation for National and Community Service 1 $85,210.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1 $102,253.00
Federal Student Aid 1 $88,935.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $91,338.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Transportation) 1 $110,256.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1 $105,094.00
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $86,531.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $130,305.00
Rural Business-Cooperative Service 1 $65,769.00
Public Buildings Service 1 $63,036.00
Council of Economic Advisers 1 $121,692.00
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Regulation 1 $92,090.00
International Trade Administration 1 $110,775.00
U.S. Coast Guard 1 $84,127.00
John F. Kennedy Space Center 1 $113,134.00
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 1 $66,786.00
U.S. Secret Service 1 $120,280.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $72,108.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Labor) 1 $105,094.00

Statistician Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Statistician is $79,512.53. The highest paid Statistician made $175,679 in 2004.

Common Statistician Payscales

Payscale Number of Statistician Employees
GS - General Schedule 2,504
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 143
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 94
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 32
ES - Senior Executive Service 30
EG - Consultant (other) 27
ZP - Scientific And Engineering Professional 15
MA - Milk Marketing 10
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 9
EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109) 8
GH - Gg Employees Converted To The Former Per 5
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 4
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 3
CG - Corporate Graded 3
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 3
RS - Senior Biomedical Research Service 2
EE - Expert (other) 2
ST - Scientific And Professional 2
SL - Senior Level Positions 2
NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation 1
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 1
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 1
CM - Fdic Suprv And Mangr Pos Below Exec Lev 1
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 1
EX - Executive Pay 1

Starting Paygrade: $32,264.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-6, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $136,659.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10
Category: Professional and Scientific
Occupation Family: 1500 MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-6 Paygrade

GS-6 is the starting paygrade for Statistics jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-6 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Quality AssuranceAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Education ServicesProfessional and ScientificGS-6GS-15
Educational TherapistProfessional and ScientificGS-6GS-15
Respiratory TherapistTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
PsychologyProfessional and ScientificGS-6GS-15

Average Statistician Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a Statistician was $79,513. Since then, the average pay has increased to $104,440 in 2017.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 1530.

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