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Visual Information Employee - Federal Salaries of 2010

Pay Rates for " Visual Information Employee"

How much does a Visual Information Employee in the federal government get paid? $82,050.07* *Based on the 2010 average.
956 EMPLOYEES
$78.44M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Visual Information Employee was the 172nd most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2010, with 956 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2010, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Visual Information, with an average salary of $67,022.

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 146 $67,022.10
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 54 $74,956.11
Federal Bureau of Investigation 53 $105,706.11
National Park Service 51 $73,592.00
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 43 $85,786.30
Forest Service 38 $67,598.92
Geological Survey 36 $77,485.81
Internal Revenue Service 30 $92,351.83
National Institutes of Health 29 $98,640.00
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 27 $80,152.56
Natural Resources Conservation Service 19 $57,086.84
Government Printing Office 17 $88,613.53
Social Security Administration 17 $75,492.24
Bureau of Land Management 16 $73,123.00
Department of State 15 $91,582.27
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 14 $86,811.64
U.S. Coast Guard 14 $70,003.50
Food and Drug Administration 11 $100,011.09
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 11 $99,878.45
Department of Energy 11 $63,149.27
Environmental Protection Agency 11 $91,616.09
Offices, Boards and Divisions 10 $79,919.70
Bureau of the Census 9 $68,585.00
Bureau of Labor Statistics 9 $81,938.00
U.S. Secret Service 9 $91,422.67
Departmental Offices 9 $94,863.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 8 $97,537.63
Agricultural Research Service 8 $97,354.25
Office of Communications (Department of Agriculture) 7 $103,105.86
Bureau of Reclamation 7 $67,930.43
National Archives and Records Administration 7 $75,083.00
National Gallery of Art 7 $120,758.14
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 7 $109,038.57
Office of Citizen Services and Communicatns 6 $106,505.00
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 6 $81,135.00
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 6 $71,286.67
Farm Service Agency 6 $87,372.83
Broadcasting Board of Governors 5 $96,208.80
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 5 $86,032.40
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 5 $78,701.60
National Institute of Standards and Technology 5 $101,133.40
Office of Administration 5 $88,024.00
Federal Trade Commission 5 $66,982.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 5 $88,508.40
Federal Emergency Management Agency 5 $76,580.40
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 4 $80,385.25
Office of Personnel Management 4 $94,046.75
Patent and Trademark Office 4 $91,924.50
Transportation Security Administration 4 $93,412.50
Bureau of the Public Debt 4 $82,645.50
U.S. Mint 4 $76,683.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 4 $83,809.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 4 $77,073.50
Railroad Retirement Board 3 $69,431.33
Program Support Center 3 $92,665.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 3 $126,487.67
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 3 $68,979.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 3 $87,598.33
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 3 $59,697.67
Financial Management Service 3 $103,790.67
Economic Research Service 3 $101,804.67
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 2 $102,794.00
Food and Nutrition Service 2 $91,976.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 2 $107,282.50
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 2 $101,104.00
National Transportation Safety Board 2 $94,429.00
U.S. International Trade Commission 2 $86,102.50
Office of Secretary of Transportation 2 $76,156.50
Food Safety and Inspection Service 2 $74,572.00
Agency for International Development 2 $99,539.50
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 2 $75,132.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 2 $121,746.50
Bureau of Economic Analysis 2 $79,218.50
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 2 $90,032.50
Office of Justice Programs 2 $75,264.00
Headquarters, Nasa 2 $111,824.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 2 $82,758.50
Institute of Museum and Library Services 1 $82,359.00
Small Business Administration 1 $115,742.00
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 1 $94,837.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $61,539.00
International Trade Administration 1 $63,673.00
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars 1 $51,630.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $110,307.00
Indian Affairs 1 $74,628.00
National Credit Union Administration 1 $75,620.00
Federal Aviation Administration 1 $95,429.00
Farm Credit Administration 1 $106,132.00
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 1 $82,359.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 1 $31,315.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 1 $59,407.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $89,846.00
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 1 $74,872.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Transportation) 1 $74,882.00
National Science Foundation 1 $94,837.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1 $92,341.00
Public Buildings Service 1 $100,904.00
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 1 $112,774.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $51,630.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 1 $71,260.00
Federal Acquisition Service 1 $71,000.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 1 $75,163.00
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 1 $78,282.00
Office of Public Affairs 1 $115,742.00
Health Resources and Services Administration 1 $84,855.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 1 $116,231.00
Langley Research Center 1 $89,450.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 1 $69,171.00
Indian Health Service 1 $133,264.00
Office of Thrift Supervision 1 $113,981.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 1 $116,851.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $109,807.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 1 $102,970.00
Department of Veterans Affairs 1 $104,910.00
National Capital Planning Commission 1 $106,839.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 1 $94,837.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $79,133.00
National Endowment for the Humanities 1 $93,871.00
Peace Corps 1 $67,815.00
Office of Communications and Outreach 1 $97,833.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 1 $103,182.00

Visual Information Employee Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Visual Information Employee is $82,050.07. The highest paid Visual Information Employee made $169,983 in 2010.

Common Visual Information Employee Payscales

Payscale Number of Visual Information Employees
GS - General Schedule 880
ZA - Administrative 22
PG - Printing Office Grades 17
CG - Corporate Graded 7
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 5
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 5
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 4
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 3
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 2
AP - Admin, Profess, & Scientific Career Path 2
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 2
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 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

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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