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Visual Information Employee - Federal Salaries of 2015

Pay Rates for " Visual Information Employee"

How much does a Visual Information Employee in the federal government get paid? $84,200.96* *Based on the 2015 average.
903 EMPLOYEES
$75.95M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Visual Information Employee was the 179th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2015, with 903 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2015, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Visual Information, with an average salary of $68,213.

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 153 $68,213.19
National Park Service 75 $67,296.09
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 62 $80,118.82
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 44 $87,032.73
Federal Bureau of Investigation 44 $107,985.16
Geological Survey 32 $80,873.31
Forest Service 28 $73,717.54
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 26 $83,262.15
Internal Revenue Service 26 $99,497.15
National Institutes of Health 22 $101,374.36
U.S. Coast Guard 15 $77,236.07
Food and Drug Administration 14 $102,342.21
Bureau of Land Management 13 $77,975.38
National Gallery of Art 12 $113,254.58
Natural Resources Conservation Service 12 $67,555.75
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 11 $101,568.45
Bureau of Reclamation 11 $67,032.09
Farm Service Agency 11 $69,587.55
U.S. Secret Service 10 $106,754.50
Government Printing Office 9 $97,779.67
Social Security Administration 9 $89,651.00
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 8 $90,780.38
Patent and Trademark Office 8 $98,187.38
Department of Energy 8 $70,503.88
Environmental Protection Agency 8 $95,506.13
Bureau of the Census 7 $73,841.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 7 $104,551.14
Bureau of Labor Statistics 7 $89,305.14
Federal Emergency Management Agency 7 $78,759.57
Departmental Offices 7 $105,555.29
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 7 $88,452.14
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 6 $85,483.67
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 6 $89,395.50
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 6 $121,175.50
National Archives and Records Administration 5 $91,078.80
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 5 $109,390.00
Broadcasting Board of Governors 5 $99,899.60
Office of Communications (Department of Agriculture) 5 $117,463.00
U.S. Mint 5 $76,143.40
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 5 $92,989.40
Mine Safety and Health Administration 4 $62,246.25
Federal Trade Commission 4 $83,694.75
Agricultural Research Service 4 $99,820.25
Economic Research Service 4 $84,044.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 4 $84,545.50
Office Cong & Intergovernmental Affairs & Gov Policy 4 $120,506.00
Transportation Security Administration 4 $104,226.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 4 $114,324.25
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management 4 $75,856.25
Office of Secretary of Transportation 4 $82,036.25
National Institute of Standards and Technology 4 $93,260.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 3 $61,487.00
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 3 $65,659.67
Office of Personnel Management 3 $106,968.67
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 3 $109,137.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 3 $78,365.00
Food Safety and Inspection Service 3 $79,503.33
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 3 $69,236.33
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 3 $86,048.33
Office of Administration 3 $96,435.67
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 3 $94,957.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 3 $111,380.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 2 $100,081.50
National Endowment for the Humanities 2 $81,298.50
Program Support Center 2 $82,274.00
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 2 $100,802.50
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 2 $95,364.50
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 2 $66,623.00
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 2 $90,005.50
Small Business Administration 2 $116,555.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 2 $130,526.00
U.S. International Trade Commission 2 $71,176.50
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 2 $70,333.00
Food and Nutrition Service 2 $98,323.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 2 $91,216.50
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 2 $68,922.50
National Science Foundation 1 $52,668.00
Dean for VA Learning University 1 $112,803.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 1 $99,296.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $84,017.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $64,418.00
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 1 $87,576.00
Office of Communications and Outreach 1 $99,296.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $132,368.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 1 $99,905.00
Institute of Museum and Library Services 1 $99,905.00
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 1 $99,296.00
Langley Research Center 1 $91,255.00
Agency for International Development 1 $108,987.00
Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer 1 $52,668.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $118,669.00
National Capital Planning Commission 1 $115,041.00
Bureau of Economic Analysis 1 $84,675.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 1 $118,469.00
Farm Credit Administration 1 $117,637.00
Peace Corps 1 $54,923.00
National Telecommunications and Information Administration 1 $110,107.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 1 $89,110.00
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 1 $0.00
Railroad Retirement Board 1 $70,591.00
National Credit Union Administration 1 $92,715.00
Administration for Children and Families 1 $86,564.00
National Transportation Safety Board 1 $90,110.00
Office of Justice Programs 1 $80,716.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 1 $93,851.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $103,232.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 1 $76,467.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 1 $108,034.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1 $118,069.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $84,017.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $65,489.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 1 $129,290.00
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 1 $84,817.00

Visual Information Employee Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Visual Information Employee is $84,200.96. The highest paid Visual Information Employee made $202,103 in 2015.

Common Visual Information Employee Payscales

Payscale Number of Visual Information Employees
GS - General Schedule 848
ZA - Administrative 15
PG - Printing Office Grades 9
CG - Corporate Graded 6
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 5
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 4
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 3
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 3
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 2
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 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

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The series code of this occupation is 1084.

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