United States Marshal - Federal Salaries of 2016
Pay Rates for "United States Marshal"How much does an United States Marshal in the federal government get paid? $83,089.68* *Based on the 2016 average.
United States Marshal was the 301st most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 297 employed. The most common payscale was the gs emp grades 3-10 paid leo special rate payscale.
In 2016, the U.S. Marshals Service hired the most employees titled United States Marshal, with an average salary of $84,700.
Government United States Marshal jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. 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 covers positions involving a range of law enforcement responsibilities including serving a variety of civil writs and criminal warrants issued by Federal courts; tracing and arresting people wanted under court warrants; seizing and disposing of property under court orders; safeguarding and transporting prisoners; providing for the physical security of court facilities and personnel; providing for the physical security of jurors and key Government witnesses and their families; preventing civil disturbances or restoring order in riot and mob violence situations; and performing other special law enforcement duties as directed by a court order or by the Department of Justice. These positions require ability in locating and identifying wanted people or property, knowledge of court procedure, basic knowledge of business records and practices, knowledge of Federal and State laws that deputies must enforce, as well as relevant court decisions, and ability to deal with people from all levels of society.
Agencies that have hired an United States Marshal
|Agency||Employees Hired||Average Salary|
|U.S. Marshals Service||281||$84,699.79|
United States Marshal Pay Distribution
The average pay for an United States Marshal is $83,089.68.
Common United States Marshal Payscales
|Payscale||Number of United States Marshal Employees|
|GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate||205|
|GS - General Schedule||61|
|SL - Senior Level Positions||31|
|Occupation Family:||0000 MISCELLANEOUS OCCUPATIONS GROUP|
Average United States Marshal Pay Trend from 2004 to 2016
In 2004, the average pay for an United States Marshal was $50,326. Since then, the average pay has increased to $83,090 in 2016.
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