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Visual Information Employee - Federal Salaries of 2012

Pay Rates for " Visual Information Employee"

How much does a Visual Information Employee in the federal government get paid? $82,145.32* *Based on the 2012 average.
942 EMPLOYEES
$77.38M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Visual Information Employee was the 174th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2012, with 942 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2012, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Visual Information, with an average salary of $67,067.

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 150 $67,066.70
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 60 $74,444.17
National Park Service 57 $72,525.67
Federal Bureau of Investigation 54 $103,149.35
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 44 $83,508.32
Forest Service 34 $69,180.85
Geological Survey 33 $79,788.52
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 30 $78,217.80
National Institutes of Health 27 $99,177.70
Internal Revenue Service 26 $92,932.46
Bureau of Land Management 15 $78,443.93
U.S. Coast Guard 14 $71,161.86
Natural Resources Conservation Service 14 $64,877.71
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 14 $87,388.07
Food and Drug Administration 13 $98,668.54
Government Printing Office 13 $89,208.85
Department of State 13 $87,875.38
Social Security Administration 13 $80,255.62
Environmental Protection Agency 11 $91,086.09
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 10 $104,343.90
U.S. Secret Service 10 $98,539.50
Bureau of the Census 9 $68,900.56
Bureau of Labor Statistics 9 $80,452.78
Department of Energy 9 $65,576.89
National Gallery of Art 9 $111,542.78
Bureau of Reclamation 8 $68,580.88
Drug Enforcement Administration 8 $99,948.25
National Archives and Records Administration 7 $81,290.14
Federal Emergency Management Agency 7 $75,661.86
Patent and Trademark Office 7 $87,782.71
Departmental Offices 7 $93,579.86
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 6 $81,857.33
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 6 $83,732.33
Office of Communications (Department of Agriculture) 6 $107,498.50
National Institute of Standards and Technology 6 $92,921.50
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 6 $111,293.83
U.S. Mint 5 $86,313.40
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 5 $83,922.80
Office Cong & Intergovernmental Affairs & Gov Policy 5 $106,895.80
Offices, Boards and Divisions 5 $104,032.00
Farm Service Agency 5 $81,413.20
Agricultural Research Service 5 $95,740.20
Broadcasting Board of Governors 5 $100,781.20
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 5 $72,743.40
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management 5 $70,801.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 5 $96,594.20
Federal Trade Commission 4 $69,017.25
Transportation Security Administration 4 $94,399.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 4 $103,669.50
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 4 $77,888.00
Bureau of the Public Debt 4 $84,645.25
Railroad Retirement Board 3 $70,008.67
Securities and Exchange Commission 3 $106,447.00
Economic Research Service 3 $101,281.67
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 3 $65,226.67
Mine Safety and Health Administration 3 $54,025.67
Office of Administration 3 $92,629.67
Office of Secretary of Transportation 3 $67,752.67
Office of Comptroller of Currency 3 $112,522.00
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 3 $84,704.00
Office of Personnel Management 3 $99,914.67
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 2 $104,591.50
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 2 $84,358.50
Small Business Administration 2 $112,811.50
Bureau of Economic Analysis 2 $84,818.50
Public Buildings Service 2 $107,891.50
National Transportation Safety Board 2 $96,827.00
Program Support Center 2 $76,156.50
U.S. International Trade Commission 2 $90,046.00
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 2 $94,835.50
Financial Management Service 2 $91,053.50
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 2 $63,070.00
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 2 $102,387.50
Food and Nutrition Service 2 $94,528.50
Agricultural Marketing Service 2 $84,990.00
Food Safety and Inspection Service 2 $78,386.50
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 2 $64,986.00
National Endowment for the Humanities 2 $77,924.00
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 2 $62,467.00
Agency for International Development 2 $100,852.50
Peace Corps 2 $69,880.50
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 2 $58,339.00
International Trade Administration 1 $63,673.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $94,969.00
Langley Research Center 1 $89,450.00
National Credit Union Administration 1 $88,605.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1 $113,597.00
National Capital Planning Commission 1 $110,178.00
Office of Justice Programs 1 $77,040.00
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 1 $84,855.00
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 1 $94,837.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1 $94,837.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 1 $119,238.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $112,999.00
Office of Public Affairs 1 $126,851.00
Dean for VA Learning University 1 $107,745.00
Farm Credit Administration 1 $107,339.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 1 $72,876.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $59,321.00
Federal Acquisition Service 1 $73,013.00
Wage and Hour Division 1 $89,846.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 1 $89,033.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 1 $115,742.00
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 1 $73,276.00
Indian Affairs 1 $74,628.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $76,372.00
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 1 $79,864.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 1 $94,837.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $75,522.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 1 $103,182.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 1 $75,678.00
Office of Communications and Outreach 1 $97,333.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $126,251.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $62,414.00
Institute of Museum and Library Services 1 $89,033.00
Federal Aviation Administration 1 $95,429.00
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 1 $77,582.00

Visual Information Employee Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Visual Information Employee is $82,145.32. The highest paid Visual Information Employee made $172,867 in 2012.

Common Visual Information Employee Payscales

Payscale Number of Visual Information Employees
GS - General Schedule 871
ZA - Administrative 22
PG - Printing Office Grades 13
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
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 3
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 3
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 3
AP - Admin, Profess, & Scientific Career Path 2
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 2
SL - Senior Level Positions 1
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 1
CU - Credit Union Employees 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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