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Visual Information Employee - Federal Salaries of 2009

Pay Rates for " Visual Information Employee"

How much does a Visual Information Employee in the federal government get paid? $80,538.24* *Based on the 2009 average.
950 EMPLOYEES
$76.51M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Visual Information Employee was the 169th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2009, with 950 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2009, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Visual Information, with an average salary of $66,222.

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 148 $66,221.81
Federal Bureau of Investigation 56 $101,244.14
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 49 $86,949.61
National Park Service 49 $72,745.82
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 47 $79,430.91
Forest Service 39 $67,300.51
National Institutes of Health 30 $93,556.00
Internal Revenue Service 29 $89,948.10
Geological Survey 29 $75,262.38
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 27 $77,027.56
Social Security Administration 19 $76,100.84
Natural Resources Conservation Service 18 $61,564.89
Bureau of Land Management 17 $70,646.35
Department of State 16 $88,304.13
U.S. Coast Guard 15 $69,117.80
Government Printing Office 15 $86,789.33
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 14 $83,107.00
Food and Drug Administration 13 $94,370.31
Environmental Protection Agency 13 $89,076.85
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 11 $98,597.45
Department of Energy 10 $60,635.50
Bureau of the Census 10 $70,475.20
Agricultural Research Service 9 $94,802.78
Offices, Boards and Divisions 9 $72,189.67
Bureau of Labor Statistics 9 $79,144.56
U.S. Secret Service 9 $84,554.78
Departmental Offices 8 $87,860.50
Drug Enforcement Administration 8 $94,263.25
Office of Communications (Department of Agriculture) 8 $99,677.25
Bureau of Reclamation 7 $70,534.29
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 7 $72,397.86
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 7 $105,019.57
Office of Citizen Services and Communicatns 6 $102,391.67
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 6 $78,675.83
Federal Emergency Management Agency 6 $72,648.17
National Archives and Records Administration 6 $75,492.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 6 $81,586.67
National Gallery of Art 6 $125,235.17
Broadcasting Board of Governors 5 $93,965.80
Farm Service Agency 5 $84,144.60
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 5 $77,084.60
National Institute of Standards and Technology 5 $97,071.00
Office of Administration 5 $83,500.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 5 $82,542.20
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 4 $73,262.00
Patent and Trademark Office 4 $86,111.00
Federal Trade Commission 4 $72,677.25
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 4 $78,338.25
Office of Personnel Management 4 $88,697.75
Bureau of the Public Debt 4 $79,361.50
Railroad Retirement Board 3 $67,377.33
Financial Management Service 3 $100,508.67
U.S. Mint 3 $79,013.67
Transportation Security Administration 3 $87,775.33
Assistant Secretary for Administration 3 $106,895.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 3 $66,506.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 3 $85,228.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 3 $55,415.67
Economic Research Service 3 $98,387.67
Peace Corps 2 $70,521.50
Food Safety and Inspection Service 2 $72,786.00
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 2 $99,144.00
Agency for International Development 2 $95,654.00
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars 2 $56,895.50
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 2 $72,886.50
National Transportation Safety Board 2 $90,911.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 2 $69,062.50
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 2 $97,569.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 2 $116,425.50
Bureau of Economic Analysis 2 $76,328.00
Program Support Center 2 $103,427.50
Office of Justice Programs 2 $73,336.00
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 2 $87,732.50
Mine Safety and Health Administration 2 $82,526.00
Headquarters, Nasa 2 $106,019.50
Agricultural Marketing Service 2 $80,673.50
Langley Research Center 2 $85,640.00
Food and Nutrition Service 2 $90,185.50
Office of Public Affairs 1 $116,007.00
Indian Affairs 1 $74,079.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 1 $72,885.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $86,281.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 1 $65,553.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 1 $99,018.00
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 1 $78,973.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $107,670.00
Office of Thrift Supervision 1 $110,661.00
Health Resources and Services Administration 1 $80,409.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 1 $90,154.00
National Science Foundation 1 $92,590.00
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 1 $65,206.00
Indian Health Service 1 $127,693.00
Office of Communications and Outreach 1 $95,026.00
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 1 $76,099.00
National Endowment for the Humanities 1 $87,717.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 1 $95,620.00
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 1 $90,154.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 1 $111,723.00
Institute of Museum and Library Services 1 $77,973.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $77,251.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $107,718.00
National Capital Planning Commission 1 $104,314.00
International Trade Administration 1 $60,490.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 1 $98,643.00
Farm Credit Administration 1 $98,846.00
Small Business Administration 1 $113,007.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 1 $56,633.00
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 1 $82,845.00
Offices of the Regional Administrators 1 $97,020.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 1 $86,698.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1 $90,154.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $59,767.00
Federal Acquisition Service 1 $69,730.00
U.S. International Trade Commission 1 $95,026.00
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 1 $45,332.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 1 $97,620.00
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 1 $107,211.00
Federal Aviation Administration 1 $95,348.00

Visual Information Employee Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Visual Information Employee is $80,538.24. The highest paid Visual Information Employee made $169,334 in 2009.

Common Visual Information Employee Payscales

Payscale Number of Visual Information Employees
GS - General Schedule 878
ZA - Administrative 22
PG - Printing Office Grades 15
CG - Corporate Graded 7
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 5
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 5
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 3
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 3
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 2
AP - Admin, Profess, & Scientific Career Path 2
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 1
SL - Senior Level Positions 1
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 1
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 1
VH - Professional, Admin., And Managerial 1
TG - Ofc Of Thrift Supervision Salary Schedul 1
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 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

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The series code of this occupation is 1084.

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