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Fort Jackson Richland - Payscales for 2016

Fort Jackson is the primary United States government installation in the Richland, South Carolina area. This page lists the pay rates for various civilian government employees based at Fort Jackson.

Civilian government employees are paid either on the General Schedule (GS) payscale, which applies to salaried employees, or the Federal Wage System (FWS), which applies to hourly employees.

Employees paid under the FWS are paid based on their grade and step, as well as their status a worker, leader, or supervisor. Wage tables for all levels of FWS workers in Richland are listed below.

GS: General Schedule (GS) Employees - Fort Jackson  Print

The Rest of U.S. General Schedule locality region applies to government employees who work in Fort Jackson, Richland and surrounding areas. General Schedule employees who work within this region are paid 14.35% more than the GS base pay rates to account for local cost of living.For more information about General Schedule pay, visit the 2016 South Carolina GS payscale page.

GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$20,975$21,676$22,374$23,068$23,765$24,174$24,863$25,558$25,586$26,233
GS-2$23,582$24,144$24,925$25,586$25,876$26,638$27,399$28,161$28,923$29,684
GS-3$25,731$26,589$27,446$28,304$29,162$30,019$30,877$31,734$32,592$33,450
GS-4$28,886$29,849$30,812$31,774$32,737$33,700$34,663$35,626$36,589$37,551
GS-5$32,318$33,395$34,472$35,549$36,626$37,703$38,781$39,858$40,935$42,012
GS-6$36,025$37,225$38,426$39,627$40,828$42,028$43,229$44,430$45,630$46,831
GS-7$40,033$41,367$42,702$44,036$45,371$46,705$48,040$49,374$50,709$52,043
GS-8$44,335$45,812$47,289$48,767$50,244$51,722$53,199$54,676$56,154$57,631
GS-9$48,968$50,600$52,232$53,863$55,495$57,127$58,759$60,391$62,022$63,654
GS-10$53,925$55,723$57,520$59,318$61,116$62,913$64,711$66,508$68,306$70,103
GS-11$59,246$61,221$63,196$65,170$67,145$69,120$71,095$73,070$75,044$77,019
GS-12$71,012$73,380$75,747$78,114$80,481$82,848$85,215$87,582$89,949$92,316
GS-13$84,443$87,258$90,073$92,889$95,704$98,519$101,335$104,150$106,965$109,781
GS-14$99,785$103,112$106,438$109,765$113,091$116,417$119,744$123,070$126,397$129,723
GS-15$117,376$121,289$125,202$129,115$133,028$136,941$140,854$144,767$148,680$152,593
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FWS: Administrative Support Worker, Non-Appropriated Funds  Print

This 2016 FWS payscale applies to Worker-level employees at Fort Jackson who are classified as 'Administrative Support' employees. For information on how long it takes to advance between steps, hover over any pay step.

FWS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5
Grade 1 $8.53 / hour$8.89 / hour$9.24 / hour$9.59 / hour$9.95 / hour
Grade 2 $9.36 / hour$9.80 / hour$10.18 / hour$10.56 / hour$11.00 / hour
Grade 3 $10.16 / hour$10.56 / hour$11.00 / hour$11.39 / hour$11.82 / hour
Grade 4 $10.91 / hour$11.39 / hour$11.84 / hour$12.35 / hour$12.82 / hour
Grade 5 $11.79 / hour$12.32 / hour$12.82 / hour$13.26 / hour$13.77 / hour
Grade 6 $12.53 / hour$13.11 / hour$13.64 / hour$14.19 / hour$14.73 / hour
Grade 7 $13.41 / hour$13.94 / hour$14.52 / hour$15.06 / hour$15.67 / hour
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FWS: Craft and Trade Worker, Non-Appropriated Funds  Print

This 2016 FWS payscale applies to Worker-level employees at Fort Jackson who are classified as 'Craft and Trade' employees. For information on how long it takes to advance between steps, hover over any pay step.

FWS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5
Grade 1 $7.91 / hour$8.25 / hour$8.58 / hour$8.91 / hour$9.24 / hour
Grade 2 $8.52 / hour$8.92 / hour$9.30 / hour$9.60 / hour$9.97 / hour
Grade 3 $9.25 / hour$9.63 / hour$10.02 / hour$10.42 / hour$10.79 / hour
Grade 4 $9.93 / hour$10.37 / hour$10.72 / hour$11.16 / hour$11.56 / hour
Grade 5 $10.53 / hour$11.00 / hour$11.39 / hour$11.87 / hour$12.35 / hour
Grade 6 $11.17 / hour$11.60 / hour$12.06 / hour$12.56 / hour$13.06 / hour
Grade 7 $11.86 / hour$12.35 / hour$12.80 / hour$13.30 / hour$13.83 / hour
Grade 8 $12.51 / hour$13.03 / hour$13.54 / hour$14.09 / hour$14.59 / hour
Grade 9 $13.15 / hour$13.69 / hour$14.24 / hour$14.79 / hour$15.34 / hour
Grade 10 $13.85 / hour$14.43 / hour$15.01 / hour$15.57 / hour$16.15 / hour
Grade 11 $14.52 / hour$15.11 / hour$15.68 / hour$16.30 / hour$16.93 / hour
Grade 12 $15.16 / hour$15.81 / hour$16.42 / hour$17.05 / hour$17.68 / hour
Grade 13 $15.85 / hour$16.51 / hour$17.17 / hour$17.84 / hour$18.50 / hour
Grade 14 $16.55 / hour$17.24 / hour$17.93 / hour$18.62 / hour$19.31 / hour
Grade 15 $17.24 / hour$17.96 / hour$18.68 / hour$19.40 / hour$20.12 / hour
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FWS: Craft and Trade Leader, Non-Appropriated Funds  Print

This 2016 FWS payscale applies to Leader-level employees at Fort Jackson who are classified as 'Craft and Trade' employees. For information on how long it takes to advance between steps, hover over any pay step.

FWS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5
Grade 1 $8.71 / hour$9.06 / hour$9.44 / hour$9.80 / hour$10.15 / hour
Grade 2 $9.41 / hour$9.85 / hour$10.19 / hour$10.60 / hour$11.00 / hour
Grade 3 $10.20 / hour$10.64 / hour$11.08 / hour$11.45 / hour$11.92 / hour
Grade 4 $10.94 / hour$11.36 / hour$11.84 / hour$12.30 / hour$12.75 / hour
Grade 5 $11.56 / hour$12.06 / hour$12.57 / hour$13.06 / hour$13.57 / hour
Grade 6 $12.34 / hour$12.83 / hour$13.33 / hour$13.85 / hour$14.35 / hour
Grade 7 $13.04 / hour$13.55 / hour$14.10 / hour$14.62 / hour$15.19 / hour
Grade 8 $13.75 / hour$14.32 / hour$14.91 / hour$15.47 / hour$16.03 / hour
Grade 9 $14.47 / hour$15.07 / hour$15.67 / hour$16.28 / hour$16.87 / hour
Grade 10 $15.23 / hour$15.86 / hour$16.50 / hour$17.13 / hour$17.77 / hour
Grade 11 $15.97 / hour$16.65 / hour$17.30 / hour$17.98 / hour$18.64 / hour
Grade 12 $16.70 / hour$17.37 / hour$18.06 / hour$18.77 / hour$19.48 / hour
Grade 13 $17.44 / hour$18.16 / hour$18.89 / hour$19.62 / hour$20.34 / hour
Grade 14 $18.20 / hour$18.96 / hour$19.72 / hour$20.48 / hour$21.24 / hour
Grade 15 $18.97 / hour$19.76 / hour$20.55 / hour$21.34 / hour$22.13 / hour
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FWS: Craft and Trade Supervisory, Non-Appropriated Funds  Print

This 2016 FWS payscale applies to Supervisory-level employees at Fort Jackson who are classified as 'Craft and Trade' employees. For information on how long it takes to advance between steps, hover over any pay step.

FWS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5
Grade 1 $10.48 / hour$10.91 / hour$11.35 / hour$11.78 / hour$12.20 / hour
Grade 2 $11.16 / hour$11.64 / hour$12.10 / hour$12.55 / hour$13.02 / hour
Grade 3 $11.86 / hour$12.37 / hour$12.83 / hour$13.35 / hour$13.85 / hour
Grade 4 $12.48 / hour$13.00 / hour$13.52 / hour$14.02 / hour$14.57 / hour
Grade 5 $13.10 / hour$13.61 / hour$14.21 / hour$14.70 / hour$15.23 / hour
Grade 6 $13.68 / hour$14.28 / hour$14.82 / hour$15.41 / hour$16.00 / hour
Grade 7 $14.34 / hour$14.92 / hour$15.51 / hour$16.15 / hour$16.73 / hour
Grade 8 $15.01 / hour$15.64 / hour$16.26 / hour$16.85 / hour$17.51 / hour
Grade 9 $15.80 / hour$16.43 / hour$17.12 / hour$17.76 / hour$18.43 / hour
Grade 10 $16.61 / hour$17.31 / hour$18.01 / hour$18.69 / hour$19.38 / hour
Grade 11 $17.36 / hour$18.13 / hour$18.89 / hour$19.59 / hour$20.34 / hour
Grade 12 $18.19 / hour$18.95 / hour$19.75 / hour$20.48 / hour$21.25 / hour
Grade 13 $19.02 / hour$19.81 / hour$20.60 / hour$21.40 / hour$22.19 / hour
Grade 14 $19.86 / hour$20.69 / hour$21.52 / hour$22.35 / hour$23.17 / hour
Grade 15 $20.69 / hour$21.55 / hour$22.41 / hour$23.27 / hour$24.14 / hour
Grade 16 $21.55 / hour$22.45 / hour$23.35 / hour$24.25 / hour$25.14 / hour
Grade 17 $22.42 / hour$23.35 / hour$24.28 / hour$25.22 / hour$26.15 / hour
Grade 18 $23.28 / hour$24.25 / hour$25.22 / hour$26.19 / hour$27.16 / hour
Grade 19 $24.13 / hour$25.14 / hour$26.15 / hour$27.16 / hour$28.16 / hour
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FWS: Patron Services Leader, Non-Appropriated Funds  Print

This 2016 FWS payscale applies to Leader-level employees at Fort Jackson who are classified as 'Patron Services' employees. For information on how long it takes to advance between steps, hover over any pay step.

FWS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5
Grade 1 $7.87 / hour$8.21 / hour$8.53 / hour$8.87 / hour$9.22 / hour
Grade 2 $8.49 / hour$8.85 / hour$9.21 / hour$9.55 / hour$9.92 / hour
Grade 3 $9.16 / hour$9.53 / hour$9.92 / hour$10.31 / hour$10.69 / hour
Grade 4 $9.93 / hour$10.34 / hour$10.75 / hour$11.17 / hour$11.58 / hour
Grade 5 $10.60 / hour$11.03 / hour$11.48 / hour$11.91 / hour$12.36 / hour
Grade 6 $11.30 / hour$11.76 / hour$12.22 / hour$12.71 / hour$13.17 / hour
Grade 7 $11.92 / hour$12.42 / hour$12.92 / hour$13.41 / hour$13.91 / hour

Fort Jackson is a government installation in South Carolina primarily managed by the Department of Defense. Civilian government employees at this location may be paid under the Federal Wage System or General Schedule payscales shown on this page.

Since this is a DoD installation, servicemembers from the military may operate at this location as well. Military servicemembers are paid under the Military Basic Pay Scale.


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