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Visual Information Employee - Federal Salaries of 2014

Pay Rates for " Visual Information Employee"

How much does a Visual Information Employee in the federal government get paid? $83,180.10* *Based on the 2014 average.
934 EMPLOYEES
$77.61M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Visual Information Employee was the 219th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2014, with 934 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2014, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Visual Information, with an average salary of $67,561.

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 158 $67,560.65
National Park Service 64 $70,277.86
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 60 $79,010.88
Federal Bureau of Investigation 47 $106,330.43
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 46 $85,364.46
Geological Survey 34 $78,634.91
Forest Service 33 $72,481.09
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 28 $80,055.43
Internal Revenue Service 25 $96,433.68
National Institutes of Health 23 $97,374.61
U.S. Coast Guard 16 $73,290.63
Food and Drug Administration 13 $102,948.08
Department of State 13 $87,840.08
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 12 $97,013.92
Natural Resources Conservation Service 12 $66,107.92
Bureau of Land Management 12 $79,291.25
Bureau of Reclamation 11 $63,751.09
Government Printing Office 11 $93,593.73
Farm Service Agency 11 $67,503.82
U.S. Secret Service 10 $103,362.40
National Gallery of Art 10 $119,391.50
Social Security Administration 10 $85,718.40
Patent and Trademark Office 9 $93,126.89
Bureau of the Census 9 $74,233.33
Environmental Protection Agency 8 $93,871.00
Departmental Offices 8 $98,281.25
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 8 $91,089.88
Federal Emergency Management Agency 8 $73,705.75
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 8 $89,397.25
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 7 $79,996.86
Department of Energy 7 $68,810.29
Drug Enforcement Administration 7 $101,882.71
Bureau of Labor Statistics 7 $87,158.29
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 6 $112,645.50
Transportation Security Administration 6 $94,803.67
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 6 $87,012.50
Office of Communications (Department of Agriculture) 5 $115,696.40
U.S. Mint 5 $80,602.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 5 $90,961.80
Broadcasting Board of Governors 5 $95,999.60
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management 5 $75,835.80
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 5 $105,697.00
Office Cong & Intergovernmental Affairs & Gov Policy 5 $113,413.00
Agricultural Research Service 5 $97,991.80
Office of Comptroller of Currency 4 $117,976.00
Federal Trade Commission 4 $80,053.25
Assistant Secretary for Administration 4 $111,490.75
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 4 $64,572.25
National Archives and Records Administration 4 $85,168.25
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 4 $80,765.50
National Institute of Standards and Technology 4 $90,454.00
National Transportation Safety Board 3 $99,596.67
Office of Secretary of Transportation 3 $76,231.00
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 3 $93,122.67
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 3 $86,907.00
Office of Personnel Management 3 $102,913.00
Food Safety and Inspection Service 3 $77,700.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 3 $67,965.33
Mine Safety and Health Administration 3 $62,732.33
Office of Administration 3 $95,396.33
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 3 $106,909.67
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 2 $91,423.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 2 $67,547.00
Railroad Retirement Board 2 $72,808.50
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 2 $87,147.50
Small Business Administration 2 $115,402.50
Offices, Boards and Divisions 2 $96,329.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 2 $119,185.50
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 2 $80,367.00
U.S. International Trade Commission 2 $93,264.50
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 2 $45,963.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 2 $88,334.50
Economic Research Service 2 $106,104.50
Food and Nutrition Service 2 $94,874.00
Program Support Center 2 $79,270.50
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 2 $66,679.00
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 2 $98,668.50
National Endowment for the Humanities 2 $79,438.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 2 $79,662.00
Agency for International Development 2 $103,557.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $127,512.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 1 $98,916.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 1 $98,305.00
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 1 $78,361.00
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 1 $86,203.00
Office of Communications and Outreach 1 $98,305.00
Langley Research Center 1 $90,344.00
Institute of Museum and Library Services 1 $95,919.00
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 1 $98,305.00
National Capital Planning Commission 1 $110,906.00
Bureau of Economic Analysis 1 $79,990.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $114,304.00
Peace Corps 1 $53,884.00
National Credit Union Administration 1 $80,001.00
Farm Credit Administration 1 $114,241.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $99,216.00
Office of Justice Programs 1 $77,813.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 1 $106,955.00
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 1 $0.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1 $113,904.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1 $95,785.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $64,840.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 1 $118,401.00
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 1 $88,224.00
Office of Public Affairs 1 $138,136.00
Indian Affairs 1 $76,285.00
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 1 $75,621.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 1 $127,512.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 1 $75,710.00
National Science Foundation 1 $42,631.00
Dean for VA Learning University 1 $108,824.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $78,142.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $80,662.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $64,530.00
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 1 $81,562.00

Visual Information Employee Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Visual Information Employee is $83,180.10. The highest paid Visual Information Employee made $181,500 in 2014.

Common Visual Information Employee Payscales

Payscale Number of Visual Information Employees
GS - General Schedule 874
ZA - Administrative 13
PG - Printing Office Grades 11
CG - Corporate Graded 6
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 6
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 5
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 4
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 4
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 3
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 2
SL - Senior Level Positions 1
CU - Credit Union Employees 1
OR - Employees Of The Ofr, Treasury 1
VH - Professional, Admin., And Managerial 1
CN - Bur Of (cfpb) An Indep Ag Within Frs 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 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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