Telecommunications Processer - Federal Salaries of 2018
Pay Rates for "Telecommunications Processer"How much does a Telecommunications Processer in the federal government get paid? $40,684.64* *Based on the 2018 average.
Telecommunications Processer was the 338th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2018, with 184 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.
In 2018, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Telecommunications Processing, with an average salary of $38,821.
Government Telecommunications Processing jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Telecommunications Processing 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 one grade interval work that involves performing or supervising the operation of equipment in transmitting, receiving, and relaying messages. The work requires knowledge of message-handling procedures and use of computer hardware and software or other equipment to send messages to their proper destinations.
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 Telecommunications Processer
|Agency||Employees Hired||Average Salary|
|Veterans Health Administration||80||$38,821.33|
|National Park Service||25||$51,339.60|
|Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology||11||$49,204.73|
Telecommunications Processer Pay Distribution
The average pay for a Telecommunications Processer is $40,684.64. The highest paid Telecommunications Processer made $71,467 in 2018.
Common Telecommunications Processer Payscales
|Payscale||Number of Telecommunications Processing Employees|
|GS - General Schedule||184|
|Starting Paygrade:||$19,738.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1|
|Maximum Paygrade:||$59,907.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-9, Step 10|
|Category:||Clerical and Administrative Support|
|Occupation Family:||0300 GENERAL ADMINISTRATIVE, CLERICAL, AND OFFICE SERVICES GROUP|
Other Jobs at the GS-1 Paygrade
GS-1 is the starting paygrade for Telecommunications Processing 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|
|Medical Instrument Technician||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Voucher Examining||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Legal Instruments Examining||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Safety Technician||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Physical Science Technician||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
Average Telecommunications Processing Pay Trend from 2004 to 2018
In 2004, the average pay for a Telecommunications Processer was $33,443. Since then, the average pay has increased to $40,685 in 2018.
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