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Visual Information Employee - Federal Salaries of 2006

Pay Rates for " Visual Information Employee"

How much does a Visual Information Employee in the federal government get paid? $71,928.25* *Based on the 2006 average.
944 EMPLOYEES
$67.9M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Visual Information Employee was the 160th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2006, with 944 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2006, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Visual Information, with an average salary of $60,167.

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 116 $60,166.83
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 55 $77,741.80
Federal Bureau of Investigation 53 $87,945.85
National Park Service 48 $66,589.19
Forest Service 47 $60,872.96
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 42 $72,917.69
National Institutes of Health 29 $79,207.59
Internal Revenue Service 29 $79,021.28
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 27 $64,661.48
Geological Survey 23 $64,645.39
Bureau of Land Management 20 $62,317.90
Social Security Administration 19 $64,805.79
Natural Resources Conservation Service 19 $56,847.32
Department of State 17 $84,440.00
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 16 $69,568.69
Department of Energy 15 $63,861.67
U.S. Coast Guard 15 $62,637.53
Food and Drug Administration 13 $83,554.31
Government Printing Office 13 $75,876.62
Environmental Protection Agency 11 $81,914.91
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 11 $86,348.55
U.S. Secret Service 10 $76,919.70
Bureau of Labor Statistics 10 $66,598.20
Office of Communications (Department of Agriculture) 10 $86,591.50
Bureau of the Census 10 $53,983.50
Agricultural Research Service 9 $81,473.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 9 $62,553.56
Drug Enforcement Administration 9 $81,751.22
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 8 $89,676.00
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 8 $62,755.63
Departmental Offices 8 $77,951.88
National Institute of Standards and Technology 7 $91,678.71
Bureau of Reclamation 7 $60,570.14
Securities and Exchange Commission 6 $97,717.50
Office of Citizen Services and Communicatns 6 $87,611.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 6 $75,248.83
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 6 $74,861.67
Farm Service Agency 5 $69,599.20
Economic Research Service 5 $77,530.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 5 $67,871.80
Broadcasting Board of Governors 5 $78,394.00
National Science Foundation 5 $69,758.40
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 5 $68,663.20
National Gallery of Art 5 $113,082.60
Bureau of the Public Debt 5 $65,426.20
Office of Administration 5 $69,741.40
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 4 $60,142.25
Mine Safety and Health Administration 4 $74,656.00
Program Support Center 4 $74,302.25
National Archives and Records Administration 4 $74,874.00
U.S. Mint 4 $82,065.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 4 $73,757.75
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 4 $68,396.75
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 3 $56,220.33
Federal Trade Commission 3 $66,015.67
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 3 $83,797.67
Federal Emergency Management Agency 3 $62,901.33
Langley Research Center 3 $71,270.33
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 3 $92,633.00
Office of Personnel Management 3 $78,765.33
Peace Corps 3 $70,852.00
Railroad Retirement Board 3 $57,221.67
National Transportation Safety Board 3 $73,336.33
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 3 $94,682.67
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 2 $74,803.50
Federal Aviation Administration 2 $81,680.50
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 2 $102,074.00
Financial Management Service 2 $97,160.50
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 2 $74,971.50
Health Resources and Services Administration 2 $69,384.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 2 $86,344.50
Food and Nutrition Service 2 $74,306.50
Agency for International Development 2 $81,366.00
International Trade Administration 2 $74,917.50
Office of Justice Programs 2 $61,510.00
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 2 $85,848.00
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars 2 $46,376.50
Office of Comptroller of Currency 1 $57,872.00
Offices of the Regional Administrators 1 $78,979.00
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 1 $69,303.00
Office of Public Affairs 1 $95,398.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 1 $82,509.00
Federal Supply Service 1 $83,108.00
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 1 $70,558.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 1 $50,839.00
Office of Thrift Supervision 1 $99,817.00
Federal Technology Service 1 $58,902.00
Food Safety and Inspection Service 1 $54,272.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 1 $99,827.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $92,820.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 1 $57,258.00
Indian Health Service 1 $106,641.00
National Endowment for the Humanities 1 $73,720.00
National Capital Planning Commission 1 $88,664.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 1 $78,055.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $70,099.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 1 $71,552.00
Institute of Museum and Library Services 1 $54,272.00
Small Business Administration 1 $100,554.00
Office of Communications and Outreach 1 $82,391.00
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 1 $69,384.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 1 $70,858.00
U.S. International Trade Commission 1 $82,391.00
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 1 $78,055.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $50,075.00
Bureau of Economic Analysis 1 $79,780.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 1 $75,887.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $92,820.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 1 $77,353.00
Patent and Trademark Office 1 $71,552.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $71,552.00
Farm Credit Administration 1 $83,854.00
Indian Affairs 1 $65,834.00
National Credit Union Administration 1 $77,401.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1 $92,820.00
Office of Government Ethics 1 $97,976.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $84,559.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 1 $48,476.00
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 1 $93,270.00
Public Buildings Service 1 $63,650.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $100,547.00
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 1 $37,893.00

Visual Information Employee Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Visual Information Employee is $71,928.25. The highest paid Visual Information Employee made $152,000 in 2006.

Common Visual Information Employee Payscales

Payscale Number of Visual Information Employees
GS - General Schedule 866
ZA - Administrative 19
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 13
PG - Printing Office Grades 13
CG - Corporate Graded 8
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 6
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 4
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 3
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 3
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 2
SL - Senior Level Positions 1
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 1
TG - Ofc Of Thrift Supervision Salary Schedul 1
CU - Credit Union Employees 1
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 1
VH - Professional, Admin., And Managerial 1
EG - Consultant (other) 1

Starting Paygrade: $26,233.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $138,572.00 / 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 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a Visual Information Employee was $65,915. Since then, the average pay has increased to $87,357 in 2017.


Data Sources

The information provided on these pages is sourced from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Enterprise Human Resources Integration (EHRI) dataset. Postal Service data is managed exclusively by the USPS . All information is displayed unmodified and as provided by the source agency.

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The series code of this occupation is 1084.

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