Visual Information Employee - Federal Salaries of 2017

Pay Rates for " Visual Information Employee"

How much does a Visual Information Employee in the federal government get paid? $87,356.87* *Based on the 2017 average.
861 EMPLOYEES
$74.86M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Visual Information Employee was the 180th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2017, with 861 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2017, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Visual Information, with an average salary of $70,567.

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 154 $70,567.01
National Park Service 76 $68,311.16
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 61 $85,276.54
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 49 $88,244.65
Federal Bureau of Investigation 42 $109,499.69
Geological Survey 25 $80,788.72
Forest Service 23 $75,761.43
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 23 $87,495.48
National Institutes of Health 21 $109,161.76
Internal Revenue Service 18 $109,338.06
Food and Drug Administration 14 $104,873.07
National Gallery of Art 14 $114,304.50
U.S. Secret Service 12 $111,053.25
Government Printing Office 11 $99,987.55
Farm Service Agency 11 $75,118.09
Social Security Administration 11 $89,061.27
Bureau of Reclamation 10 $71,547.40
Bureau of Land Management 10 $83,006.00
Department of State 10 $97,189.30
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 9 $108,179.33
Natural Resources Conservation Service 9 $67,666.78
Bureau of the Census 8 $78,829.13
Transportation Security Administration 8 $98,878.38
Department of Energy 8 $78,379.88
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 7 $123,954.86
Patent and Trademark Office 7 $103,220.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 7 $83,809.29
Departmental Offices 7 $116,793.57
Bureau of Labor Statistics 6 $95,238.67
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 6 $94,587.83
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 6 $95,551.17
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management 6 $80,381.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 5 $103,037.60
National Archives and Records Administration 5 $99,575.80
Environmental Protection Agency 5 $105,187.80
National Institute of Standards and Technology 5 $88,726.80
Agricultural Research Service 4 $106,544.25
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 4 $90,600.25
Office of Secretary of Transportation 4 $87,320.50
U.S. Mint 4 $43,961.75
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 4 $89,721.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 4 $98,859.25
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 4 $92,583.50
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 4 $68,321.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 4 $112,392.25
Mine Safety and Health Administration 4 $71,766.75
Federal Trade Commission 4 $85,799.75
Office Cong & Intergovernmental Affairs & Gov Policy 4 $97,434.75
Office of Personnel Management 3 $113,754.67
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 3 $101,676.33
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 3 $75,376.67
Food Safety and Inspection Service 3 $89,230.00
Economic Research Service 3 $95,793.67
Agricultural Marketing Service 3 $87,764.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 3 $98,029.00
Office of Communications (Department of Agriculture) 3 $133,321.67
Broadcasting Board of Governors 3 $109,587.33
Offices, Boards and Divisions 3 $90,493.67
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 3 $69,947.67
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 3 $116,910.67
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 3 $0.00
National Telecommunications and Information Administration 2 $100,228.50
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 2 $67,346.00
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 2 $112,175.00
U.S. International Trade Commission 2 $85,074.50
Office of Comptroller of Currency 2 $127,903.50
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 2 $86,364.00
Office of Public Affairs 2 $120,212.50
Office of Administration 2 $93,970.50
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 2 $72,250.00
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 2 $108,121.00
National Endowment for the Arts 2 $78,701.50
National Endowment for the Humanities 2 $88,399.50
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 1 $104,275.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 1 $107,435.00
National Capital Planning Commission 1 $120,074.00
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 1 $94,358.00
Administration for Children and Families 1 $93,008.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $116,068.00
Food and Nutrition Service 1 $101,680.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 1 $103,639.00
Program Support Center 1 $75,377.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 1 $104,275.00
Agency for International Development 1 $85,035.00
Office of Communications and Outreach 1 $103,639.00
Peace Corps 1 $60,264.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $69,999.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 1 $78,167.00
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 1 $103,639.00
Railroad Retirement Board 1 $75,228.00
National Protection and Programs Directorate 1 $94,796.00
Bureau of Economic Analysis 1 $101,366.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $123,634.00
Small Business Administration 1 $123,234.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 1 $78,853.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 1 $95,196.00
Farm Credit Administration 1 $144,602.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 1 $175,893.00
National Science Foundation 1 $68,727.00
National Credit Union Administration 1 $106,121.00
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 1 $0.00
National Transportation Safety Board 1 $95,296.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $90,350.00
Office of Government Ethics 1 $79,720.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $110,595.00
Langley Research Center 1 $76,980.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 1 $123,234.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1 $123,934.00
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 1 $73,983.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 1 $93,008.00
Health Resources and Services Administration 1 $70,943.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 1 $138,160.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $143,394.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 1 $82,027.00

Visual Information Employee Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Visual Information Employee is $87,356.87. The highest paid Visual Information Employee made $196,915 in 2017.

Common Visual Information Employee Payscales

Payscale Number of Visual Information Employees
GS - General Schedule 803
ZA - Administrative 15
PG - Printing Office Grades 11
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 8
CG - Corporate Graded 6
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 4
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 2
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 2
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 2
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 1
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 1
SL - Senior Level Positions 1
CU - Credit Union Employees 1
OR - Employees Of The Ofr, Treasury 1
CM - Fdic Suprv And Mangr Pos Below Exec Lev 1
VH - Professional, Admin., And Managerial 1
CN - Bur Of (cfpb) An Indep Ag Within Frs 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 2018

In 2004, the average pay for a Visual Information Employee was $65,915. Since then, the average pay has increased to $87,625 in 2018.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 1084.

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