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Workforce Development Personnel - Federal Salaries of 2016

Pay Rates for "Workforce Development Personnel"

How much does a Workforce Development Personnel in the federal government get paid? $105,081.91* *Based on the 2016 average.

Workforce Development Personnel was the 327th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 235 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2016, the Employment and Training Administration hired the most employees titled Workforce Development, with an average salary of $103,396.

Government Workforce Development jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Workforce Development 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 covers positions that involve specialized administrative and technical work concerned with the implementation, promotion, coordination, monitoring, and evaluation of federally funded programs for the development and utilization of the workforce. Some positions in this occupation are involved in programs that deal with the identification of and communication with disadvantaged persons requiring employment assistance, the provision of necessary assistance and support through counseling, education, training, and their placement into suitable, stable employment. These positions require specialized knowledge and application of workforce development methods, practices, techniques, and principles. These positions do not require full professional knowledge in one or more of the social or behavioral sciences or regular application of the theories, principles, and practices of these disciplines.

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 Workforce Development Personnel

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Employment and Training Administration 218 $103,396.26
Forest Service 10 $96,122.40
Indian Health Service 4 $95,476.50
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 1 $140,051.00
Indian Affairs 1 $89,110.00

Workforce Development Personnel Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Workforce Development Personnel is $105,081.91. The highest paid Workforce Development Personnel made $185,091 in 2016.

Common Workforce Development Personnel Payscales

Payscale Number of Workforce Development Employees
GS - General Schedule 232
ES - Senior Executive Service 3

Starting Paygrade: $25,871.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $136,659.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10
Category: Administrative and Management

Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade

GS-4 is the starting paygrade for Workforce Development 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
Equal Opportunity ComplianceAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Office DraftingTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Industrial Property ManagementAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Grants ManagementAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Meteorological TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9

Average Workforce Development Pay Trend from 2004 to 2016

In 2004, the average pay for a Workforce Development Personnel was $80,599. Since then, the average pay has increased to $105,082 in 2016.

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 0142.

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