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Visual Information Employee - Federal Salaries of 2011

Pay Rates for " Visual Information Employee"

How much does a Visual Information Employee in the federal government get paid? $82,497.82* *Based on the 2011 average.
948 EMPLOYEES
$78.21M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Visual Information Employee was the 172nd most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2011, with 948 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2011, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Visual Information, with an average salary of $67,061.

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 149 $67,060.81
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 58 $74,303.17
National Park Service 51 $73,842.76
Federal Bureau of Investigation 50 $105,837.76
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 42 $87,039.60
Forest Service 37 $68,776.24
Geological Survey 34 $79,631.56
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 30 $78,075.77
Internal Revenue Service 28 $94,266.61
National Institutes of Health 28 $100,202.00
Social Security Administration 17 $78,879.29
Government Printing Office 17 $90,835.29
Natural Resources Conservation Service 16 $62,745.44
Bureau of Land Management 15 $77,237.07
U.S. Coast Guard 14 $70,851.14
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 14 $85,688.86
Department of State 14 $89,649.86
Food and Drug Administration 12 $101,806.42
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 11 $101,564.09
Environmental Protection Agency 10 $90,419.60
U.S. Secret Service 10 $93,459.90
Bureau of the Census 10 $68,759.40
Bureau of Labor Statistics 9 $80,385.89
Department of Energy 9 $65,815.11
Offices, Boards and Divisions 8 $87,577.13
Drug Enforcement Administration 8 $99,568.00
Departmental Offices 8 $95,722.88
National Gallery of Art 8 $120,784.38
Agricultural Research Service 7 $96,464.14
Bureau of Reclamation 7 $70,094.71
National Archives and Records Administration 7 $79,646.29
Office Cong & Intergovernmental Affairs & Gov Policy 6 $106,198.83
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 6 $81,774.33
Federal Emergency Management Agency 6 $75,955.17
Farm Service Agency 6 $82,292.67
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 6 $117,790.50
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 5 $71,183.60
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 5 $91,752.20
Federal Trade Commission 5 $70,670.60
Broadcasting Board of Governors 5 $97,653.40
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 5 $74,707.00
Patent and Trademark Office 5 $90,867.20
Office of Communications (Department of Agriculture) 5 $106,942.20
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 4 $82,508.00
Bureau of the Public Debt 4 $83,691.75
U.S. Mint 4 $75,815.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 4 $78,873.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 4 $87,064.50
Transportation Security Administration 4 $94,396.75
National Institute of Standards and Technology 4 $103,010.25
Office of Administration 4 $90,062.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 3 $64,041.67
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 3 $88,669.33
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 3 $63,928.33
Office of Public Affairs 3 $100,470.00
Program Support Center 3 $93,238.33
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 3 $84,620.67
Office of Personnel Management 3 $98,453.00
Railroad Retirement Board 3 $70,008.67
Economic Research Service 3 $100,416.33
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 3 $82,873.67
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 2 $76,250.00
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 2 $104,041.50
Assistant Secretary for Administration 2 $122,750.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 2 $109,409.00
Food and Nutrition Service 2 $91,420.50
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars 2 $62,467.00
Food Safety and Inspection Service 2 $76,899.00
National Transportation Safety Board 2 $96,941.50
National Endowment for the Humanities 2 $77,626.50
U.S. International Trade Commission 2 $88,898.50
Agency for International Development 2 $100,852.50
Office of Secretary of Transportation 2 $79,692.50
Bureau of Economic Analysis 2 $81,349.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 2 $102,442.50
Office of Justice Programs 2 $74,958.00
Financial Management Service 2 $101,445.50
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 2 $121,396.50
Mine Safety and Health Administration 2 $55,168.00
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 2 $100,903.50
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 2 $93,587.50
Agricultural Marketing Service 2 $85,310.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 2 $97,364.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 2 $76,649.50
Peace Corps 2 $67,845.00
Federal Aviation Administration 1 $96,179.00
Indian Health Service 1 $133,264.00
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 1 $77,582.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $109,807.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $89,846.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 1 $103,432.00
Langley Research Center 1 $89,450.00
Wage and Hour Division 1 $90,296.00
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 1 $82,359.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $63,314.00
National Capital Planning Commission 1 $107,210.00
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 1 $71,344.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 1 $115,731.00
Small Business Administration 1 $115,742.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 1 $94,837.00
Dean for VA Learning University 1 $104,910.00
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 1 $77,368.00
Office of Communications and Outreach 1 $97,333.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $57,908.00
Institute of Museum and Library Services 1 $82,609.00
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 1 $94,837.00
Indian Affairs 1 $74,628.00
International Trade Administration 1 $63,673.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $110,307.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 1 $31,615.00
National Credit Union Administration 1 $87,655.00
Farm Credit Administration 1 $107,859.00
National Science Foundation 1 $97,333.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 1 $59,407.00
Public Buildings Service 1 $101,980.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $62,467.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1 $92,341.00
Federal Acquisition Service 1 $70,852.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $122,744.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 1 $70,794.00

Visual Information Employee Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Visual Information Employee is $82,497.82. The highest paid Visual Information Employee made $175,218 in 2011.

Common Visual Information Employee Payscales

Payscale Number of Visual Information Employees
GS - General Schedule 875
ZA - Administrative 21
PG - Printing Office Grades 17
CG - Corporate Graded 6
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 5
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 4
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 4
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 3
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 2
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 2
AP - Admin, Profess, & Scientific Career Path 2
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 2
SL - Senior Level Positions 1
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 1
CU - Credit Union Employees 1
VH - Professional, Admin., And Managerial 1
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 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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