Visual Information Employee - Federal Salaries of 2008

Pay Rates for " Visual Information Employee"

How much does a Visual Information Employee in the federal government get paid? $77,307.63* *Based on the 2008 average.
930 EMPLOYEES
$71.82M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Visual Information Employee was the 170th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2008, with 930 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2008, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Visual Information, with an average salary of $65,102.

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 137 $65,102.07
Federal Bureau of Investigation 54 $97,206.41
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 51 $83,786.61
National Park Service 48 $69,096.17
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 45 $75,368.16
Forest Service 40 $63,472.35
National Institutes of Health 32 $88,143.41
Internal Revenue Service 28 $86,238.21
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 27 $72,527.52
Geological Survey 23 $71,039.00
Social Security Administration 19 $71,103.63
Natural Resources Conservation Service 18 $60,592.28
Bureau of Land Management 18 $67,086.78
Department of State 16 $86,423.56
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 15 $77,543.87
Government Printing Office 15 $78,320.00
U.S. Coast Guard 15 $68,141.40
Environmental Protection Agency 12 $86,310.00
Food and Drug Administration 12 $94,205.09
Department of Energy 10 $60,700.70
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 10 $90,765.50
Agricultural Research Service 9 $89,558.89
Bureau of the Census 9 $64,737.89
Offices, Boards and Divisions 9 $68,205.89
Bureau of Labor Statistics 9 $74,905.33
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 8 $97,998.50
Departmental Offices 8 $84,094.00
U.S. Secret Service 8 $85,697.38
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 7 $69,640.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 7 $88,849.86
Office of Communications (Department of Agriculture) 7 $96,081.86
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 7 $79,082.00
Bureau of Reclamation 7 $66,632.14
National Gallery of Art 6 $120,461.33
Office of Citizen Services and Communicatns 6 $96,374.67
Federal Emergency Management Agency 6 $67,109.00
Farm Service Agency 6 $81,121.17
National Institute of Standards and Technology 6 $98,380.50
Broadcasting Board of Governors 5 $87,524.40
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 5 $74,869.20
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 5 $76,592.00
U.S. Mint 5 $83,331.60
Office of Administration 5 $76,752.80
Federal Trade Commission 5 $69,968.60
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 4 $68,338.75
National Archives and Records Administration 4 $83,271.50
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 4 $94,817.00
Office of Personnel Management 4 $82,139.75
Bureau of the Public Debt 4 $75,845.25
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 4 $87,810.50
National Transportation Safety Board 3 $84,097.33
Economic Research Service 3 $92,116.33
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 3 $79,162.33
Patent and Trademark Office 3 $81,133.67
Assistant Secretary for Administration 3 $100,647.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 3 $61,604.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 3 $49,341.00
National Science Foundation 3 $75,605.00
Railroad Retirement Board 3 $63,590.67
Langley Research Center 2 $82,735.50
International Trade Administration 2 $63,923.50
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 2 $93,241.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 2 $95,606.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 2 $61,525.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 2 $85,823.50
Financial Management Service 2 $104,719.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 2 $74,171.00
Office of Justice Programs 2 $68,158.00
Food and Nutrition Service 2 $84,432.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 2 $79,600.00
Food Safety and Inspection Service 2 $61,264.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 2 $111,513.00
Agency for International Development 2 $89,815.50
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 2 $82,762.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 2 $69,419.50
Headquarters, Nasa 2 $101,181.50
Bureau of Economic Analysis 2 $72,627.50
Office of Inspector General (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 1 $89,493.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 1 $65,087.00
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 1 $86,846.00
National Capital Planning Commission 1 $96,791.00
Indian Affairs 1 $70,843.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 1 $95,625.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $99,657.00
Peace Corps 1 $69,050.00
National Credit Union Administration 1 $86,402.00
Office of Thrift Supervision 1 $105,896.00
Farm Credit Administration 1 $96,475.00
Small Business Administration 1 $108,104.00
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 1 $60,875.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 1 $54,588.00
Office of Government Ethics 1 $105,157.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 1 $80,388.00
National Endowment for the Humanities 1 $82,159.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1 $83,720.00
Offices of the Regional Administrators 1 $92,259.00
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars 1 $64,027.00
Institute of Museum and Library Services 1 $72,240.00
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 1 $43,262.00
Federal Acquisition Service 1 $64,901.00
U.S. International Trade Commission 1 $90,698.00
Indian Health Service 1 $118,639.00
1 $60,605.00
Program Support Center 1 $79,068.00
Federal Aviation Administration 1 $91,135.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $74,323.00
Office of Public Affairs 1 $107,854.00
Health Resources and Services Administration 1 $76,742.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $81,794.00
Transportation Security Administration 1 $74,224.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $99,557.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $90,698.00
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 1 $72,090.00
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 1 $76,742.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 1 $86,545.00
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 1 $73,303.00
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 1 $102,323.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $55,315.00
Office of Communications and Outreach 1 $88,372.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 1 $107,824.00

Visual Information Employee Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Visual Information Employee is $77,307.63. The highest paid Visual Information Employee made $169,467 in 2008.

Common Visual Information Employee Payscales

Payscale Number of Visual Information Employees
GS - General Schedule 860
ZA - Administrative 24
PG - Printing Office Grades 15
CG - Corporate Graded 8
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 6
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 3
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 3
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 1
SL - Senior Level Positions 1
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 1
CU - Credit Union Employees 1
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 1
TG - Ofc Of Thrift Supervision Salary Schedul 1
VH - Professional, Admin., And Managerial 1
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 1
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 1
EG - Consultant (other) 1
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 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 2018

In 2004, the average pay for a Visual Information Employee was $65,915. Since then, the average pay has increased to $87,625 in 2018.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 1084.

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