Statistician - Federal Salaries of 2009
Pay Rates for "Statistician"How much does a Statistician in the federal government get paid? $92,146.18* *Based on the 2009 average.
Statistician was the 80th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2009, with 3,154 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.
In 2009, the Bureau of the Census hired the most employees titled Statistics, with an average salary of $83,393.
Government Statistics jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Statistics 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.
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
Statistician Pay Distribution
The average pay for a Statistician is $92,146.18. The highest paid Statistician made $212,400 in 2009.
Common Statistician Payscales
|Payscale||Number of Statistics Employees|
|GS - General Schedule||2,761|
|GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule||138|
|AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E||51|
|GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns||50|
|ZP - Scientific And Engineering Professional||40|
|ES - Senior Executive Service||28|
|EG - Consultant (other)||18|
|IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos||13|
|EI - Advisory Committee Member (other)||13|
|EH - Advisory Committee Member (5 U.s.c. 3109||8|
|EF - Consultant (5 U.s.c. 3109)||6|
|FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan||6|
|AP - Admin, Profess, & Scientific Career Path||5|
|CG - Corporate Graded||3|
|SL - Senior Level Positions||2|
|ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109)||2|
|ST - Scientific And Professional||2|
|GH - Gg Employees Converted To The Former Per||2|
|CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos||1|
|EE - Expert (other)||1|
|SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec||1|
|NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation||1|
|SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez||1|
|FG - Similar To The General Schedule||1|
|Starting Paygrade:||$36,070.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-6, Step 1|
|Maximum Paygrade:||$152,771.00 / 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|
|Agricultural Commodity Grading||Administrative and Management||GS-4||GS-15|
|Education and Training Technician||Administrative and Management||GS-4||GS-15|
|Respiratory Therapist||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Educational Therapist||Professional and Scientific||GS-6||GS-15|
|Geography||Professional and Scientific||GS-6||GS-15|
Average Statistics Pay Trend from 2004 to 2021
In 2004, the average pay for a Statistician was $79,513. Since then, the average pay has increased to $116,334 in 2021.
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