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Visual Information Employee - Federal Salaries of 2016

Pay Rates for " Visual Information Employee"

How much does a Visual Information Employee in the federal government get paid? $84,787.63* *Based on the 2016 average.
910 EMPLOYEES
$77.07M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Visual Information Employee was the 179th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 910 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2016, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Visual Information, with an average salary of $68,213.

Government Visual Information jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Visual Information job is GS-4, 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

This occupation includes positions which supervise or perform work involved in communicating information through visual means. Work in this occupation includes the design and display of such visual materials as photographs, illustrations, diagrams, graphs, objects, models, slides, and charts used in books, magazines, pamphlets, exhibits, live or video recorded speeches or lectures, and other means of communicating. The work requires knowledge of and ability to apply the principles of visual design; knowledge of the technical characteristics associated with various methods of visual display; and the ability to present subject matter information in a visual form that will convey the intended message to, or have the desired effect on, the intended audience.

Administrative and Management positions have a wide range of responsibilities. Management does not refer specifically to supervisors who directly manage organizations or teams. Rather jobs in this category deal with managing systems or processes such as finances, security systems, training programs, or marketing. For employees in this job category, promotions are typically given 2 grade increments at a time until GS-12 is reached.

Agencies that have hired a Visual Information Employee

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Veterans Health Administration 153 $68,213.19
National Park Service 75 $67,296.09
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 62 $80,118.82
Federal Bureau of Investigation 44 $107,985.16
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 44 $87,032.73
Geological Survey 32 $80,873.31
Forest Service 28 $73,717.54
Internal Revenue Service 26 $99,497.15
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 26 $83,262.15
National Institutes of Health 22 $101,374.36
U.S. Coast Guard 15 $77,236.07
Food and Drug Administration 14 $102,342.21
Bureau of Land Management 13 $77,975.38
National Gallery of Art 12 $113,254.58
Natural Resources Conservation Service 12 $67,555.75
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 11 $101,568.45
Bureau of Reclamation 11 $67,032.09
Farm Service Agency 11 $69,587.55
U.S. Secret Service 10 $106,754.50
Government Printing Office 9 $97,779.67
Social Security Administration 9 $89,651.00
Department of Energy 8 $70,503.88
Environmental Protection Agency 8 $95,506.13
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 8 $90,780.38
Patent and Trademark Office 8 $98,187.38
Drug Enforcement Administration 7 $104,551.14
Bureau of Labor Statistics 7 $89,305.14
Bureau of the Census 7 $73,841.00
Departmental Offices 7 $105,555.29
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 7 $88,452.14
Federal Emergency Management Agency 7 $78,759.57
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 6 $89,395.50
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 6 $85,483.67
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 6 $121,175.50
Broadcasting Board of Governors 5 $99,899.60
Office of Communications (Department of Agriculture) 5 $117,463.00
National Archives and Records Administration 5 $91,078.80
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 5 $109,390.00
U.S. Mint 5 $76,143.40
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 5 $92,989.40
Federal Trade Commission 4 $83,694.75
Office Cong & Intergovernmental Affairs & Gov Policy 4 $120,506.00
Agricultural Research Service 4 $99,820.25
Economic Research Service 4 $84,044.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 4 $84,545.50
National Institute of Standards and Technology 4 $93,260.00
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management 4 $75,856.25
Office of Secretary of Transportation 4 $82,036.25
Transportation Security Administration 4 $104,226.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 4 $114,324.25
Mine Safety and Health Administration 4 $62,246.25
Office of Administration 3 $96,435.67
Agricultural Marketing Service 3 $78,365.00
Food Safety and Inspection Service 3 $79,503.33
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 3 $94,957.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 3 $111,380.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 3 $61,487.00
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 3 $65,659.67
Office of Personnel Management 3 $106,968.67
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 3 $109,137.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 3 $69,236.33
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 3 $86,048.33
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 2 $100,802.50
U.S. International Trade Commission 2 $71,176.50
Food and Nutrition Service 2 $98,323.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 2 $68,922.50
National Endowment for the Humanities 2 $81,298.50
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 2 $70,333.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 2 $91,216.50
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 2 $95,364.50
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 2 $66,623.00
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 2 $90,005.50
Offices, Boards and Divisions 2 $100,081.50
Small Business Administration 2 $116,555.00
Program Support Center 2 $82,274.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 2 $130,526.00
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 1 $87,576.00
Office of Justice Programs 1 $80,716.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 1 $118,469.00
Institute of Museum and Library Services 1 $99,905.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 1 $76,467.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 1 $89,110.00
National Science Foundation 1 $52,668.00
Agency for International Development 1 $108,987.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $84,017.00
Administration for Children and Families 1 $86,564.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $84,017.00
Bureau of Economic Analysis 1 $84,675.00
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 1 $84,817.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 1 $93,851.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $132,368.00
National Telecommunications and Information Administration 1 $110,107.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 1 $99,296.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 1 $108,034.00
Langley Research Center 1 $91,255.00
National Credit Union Administration 1 $92,715.00
Office of Communications and Outreach 1 $99,296.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $65,489.00
National Capital Planning Commission 1 $115,041.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1 $118,069.00
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 1 $99,296.00
Peace Corps 1 $54,923.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 1 $129,290.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $118,669.00
Railroad Retirement Board 1 $70,591.00
Dean for VA Learning University 1 $112,803.00
Farm Credit Administration 1 $117,637.00
National Transportation Safety Board 1 $90,110.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $64,418.00
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 1 $0.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $103,232.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 1 $99,905.00
Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer 1 $52,668.00

Visual Information Employee Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Visual Information Employee is $84,787.63. The highest paid Visual Information Employee made $194,743 in 2016.

Common Visual Information Employee Payscales

Payscale Number of Visual Information Employees
GS - General Schedule 846
ZA - Administrative 17
PG - Printing Office Grades 11
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 9
CG - Corporate Graded 7
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 4
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 3
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 2
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 2
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 2
OR - Employees Of The Ofr, Treasury 2
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 1
SL - Senior Level Positions 1
CN - Bur Of (cfpb) An Indep Ag Within Frs 1
CU - Credit Union Employees 1
VH - Professional, Admin., And Managerial 1

Starting Paygrade: $25,871.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $136,659.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10
Category: Administrative and Management
Occupation Family: 1000 INFORMATION AND ARTS GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade

GS-4 is the starting paygrade for Visual Information jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-4 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Cartographic TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
DispatchingClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Civilian PayClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Hospital Housekeeping ManagementAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Equal Opportunity ComplianceAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15

Average Visual Information Pay Trend from 2004 to 2016

In 2004, the average pay for a Visual Information Employee was $65,915. Since then, the average pay has increased to $84,788 in 2016.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 1084.

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