New York City Locality Area - General Schedule Localities

The NEW YORK-NEWARK, NY-NJ-CT-PA GS Locality is one of 34 GS Locality Areas used to determine local cost-of-living pay adjustments for federal government employees. The 2017 Locality Pay Adjustment for this locality is 31.22%, which means that GS employees in this area are paid 31.22% more then the GS Base Pay Table.

While the major city in this Locality Area is New York City, New York, federal employees located within the surrounding areas may also be considered to be within this pay area. The New York City locality map shows which counties in New York are included in the New York City Locality Area. Keep in mind that areas in other states may also be covered by this locality.

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2017 Locality Adjustment Rate for the New York City GS locality is 31.22%. This is the 2017 locality-adjusted GS pay table for New York City-area workers. Use the tabs to view different years.

GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$24,310$25,123$25,932$26,736$27,544$28,017$28,816$29,623$29,654$30,405
GS-2$27,332$27,983$28,888$29,654$29,988$30,870$31,751$32,633$33,515$34,397
GS-3$29,822$30,817$31,812$32,806$33,801$34,796$35,790$36,785$37,780$38,772
GS-4$33,479$34,595$35,710$36,826$37,941$39,056$40,172$41,287$42,402$43,518
GS-5$37,457$38,706$39,955$41,204$42,454$43,703$44,952$46,201$47,450$48,700
GS-6$41,753$43,145$44,537$45,930$47,322$48,714$50,106$51,499$52,891$54,283
GS-7$46,398$47,945$49,492$51,039$52,586$54,133$55,681$57,228$58,775$60,322
GS-8$51,384$53,097$54,809$56,522$58,234$59,947$61,659$63,371$65,084$66,796
GS-9$56,754$58,646$60,538$62,431$64,323$66,215$68,107$69,999$71,892$73,784
GS-10$62,500$64,584$66,668$68,751$70,835$72,919$75,003$77,087$79,170$81,254
GS-11$68,666$70,955$73,243$75,532$77,820$80,108$82,397$84,685$86,974$89,262
GS-12$82,304$85,048$87,791$90,535$93,279$96,023$98,767$101,510$104,254$106,998
GS-13$97,869$101,131$104,393$107,656$110,918$114,180$117,442$120,704$123,966$127,228
GS-14$115,652$119,507$123,363$127,218$131,073$134,928$138,784$142,639$146,494$150,349
GS-15$136,038$140,573$145,108$149,643$154,178$158,713$161,900*$161,900*$161,900*$161,900*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2016 Locality Adjustment Rate for the New York City GS locality is 29.2%. This is the 2016 locality-adjusted GS pay table for New York City-area workers. Use the tabs to view different years.

GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$23,699$24,491$25,279$26,064$26,852$27,313$28,092$28,877$28,909$29,640
GS-2$26,645$27,279$28,162$28,909$29,237$30,097$30,958$31,818$32,679$33,539
GS-3$29,073$30,042$31,011$31,980$32,949$33,918$34,887$35,856$36,825$37,794
GS-4$32,637$33,725$34,813$35,901$36,989$38,077$39,164$40,252$41,340$42,428
GS-5$36,515$37,732$38,949$40,166$41,383$42,600$43,817$45,034$46,251$47,468
GS-6$40,703$42,060$43,416$44,773$46,130$47,486$48,843$50,199$51,556$52,913
GS-7$45,232$46,739$48,247$49,755$51,263$52,770$54,278$55,786$57,294$58,802
GS-8$50,092$51,761$53,431$55,100$56,769$58,438$60,108$61,777$63,446$65,116
GS-9$55,327$57,171$59,015$60,858$62,702$64,546$66,389$68,233$70,077$71,920
GS-10$60,928$62,959$64,990$67,021$69,052$71,083$73,114$75,145$77,176$79,207
GS-11$66,940$69,171$71,402$73,634$75,865$78,096$80,328$82,559$84,790$87,021
GS-12$80,234$82,909$85,583$88,258$90,932$93,607$96,281$98,956$101,630$104,304
GS-13$95,409$98,590$101,771$104,952$108,133$111,314$114,494$117,675$120,856$124,037
GS-14$112,744$116,502$120,261$124,019$127,778$131,536$135,294$139,053$142,811$146,570
GS-15$132,619$137,040$141,461$145,882$150,304$154,725$159,146$160,300*$160,300*$160,300*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2015 Locality Adjustment Rate for the New York City GS locality is 28.72%. This is the 2015 locality-adjusted GS pay table for New York City-area workers. Use the tabs to view different years.

GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$23,377$24,158$24,936$25,709$26,487$26,942$27,711$28,486$28,515$29,235
GS-2$26,283$26,909$27,779$28,515$28,837$29,685$30,534$31,382$32,230$33,078
GS-3$28,678$29,634$30,590$31,547$32,503$33,459$34,416$35,372$36,329$37,285
GS-4$32,194$33,268$34,341$35,415$36,488$37,562$38,635$39,709$40,782$41,856
GS-5$36,018$37,219$38,420$39,621$40,822$42,023$43,224$44,425$45,626$46,827
GS-6$40,150$41,489$42,828$44,166$45,505$46,844$48,182$49,521$50,860$52,199
GS-7$44,617$46,104$47,590$49,077$50,564$52,051$53,537$55,024$56,511$57,997
GS-8$49,412$51,059$52,707$54,355$56,002$57,650$59,297$60,945$62,593$64,240
GS-9$54,576$56,395$58,214$60,032$61,851$63,670$65,489$67,308$69,127$70,945
GS-10$60,101$62,104$64,106$66,109$68,112$70,115$72,118$74,121$76,124$78,127
GS-11$66,031$68,232$70,433$72,634$74,835$77,036$79,237$81,439$83,640$85,841
GS-12$79,145$81,784$84,422$87,061$89,700$92,339$94,977$97,616$100,255$102,894
GS-13$94,114$97,251$100,387$103,524$106,661$109,798$112,935$116,072$119,209$122,346
GS-14$111,213$114,920$118,627$122,334$126,041$129,748$133,456$137,163$140,870$144,577
GS-15$130,818$135,179$139,540$143,901$148,262$152,623$156,984$158,700*$158,700*$158,700*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2014 Locality Adjustment Rate for the New York City GS locality is 28.72%. This is the 2014 locality-adjusted GS pay table for New York City-area workers. Use the tabs to view different years.

GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$23,145$23,919$24,688$25,454$26,224$26,676$27,437$28,204$28,233$28,954
GS-2$26,023$26,642$27,504$28,233$28,549$29,388$30,227$31,067$31,906$32,745
GS-3$28,393$29,339$30,285$31,231$32,177$33,124$34,070$35,016$35,962$36,908
GS-4$31,875$32,937$33,999$35,061$36,123$37,185$38,247$39,309$40,370$41,432
GS-5$35,662$36,851$38,041$39,230$40,419$41,609$42,798$43,987$45,177$46,366
GS-6$39,753$41,077$42,402$43,726$45,051$46,375$47,700$49,024$50,349$51,673
GS-7$44,175$45,648$47,121$48,593$50,066$51,538$53,011$54,483$55,956$57,428
GS-8$48,923$50,553$52,184$53,815$55,446$57,077$58,708$60,339$61,970$63,601
GS-9$54,035$55,836$57,637$59,438$61,239$63,039$64,840$66,641$68,442$70,243
GS-10$59,506$61,490$63,473$65,457$67,440$69,424$71,407$73,391$75,375$77,358
GS-11$65,377$67,556$69,735$71,915$74,094$76,273$78,452$80,631$82,811$84,990
GS-12$78,361$80,973$83,584$86,196$88,808$91,420$94,031$96,643$99,255$101,866
GS-13$93,182$96,288$99,394$102,500$105,606$108,712$111,818$114,924$118,030$121,136
GS-14$110,112$113,782$117,452$121,122$124,791$128,461$132,131$135,801$139,471$143,141
GS-15$129,523$133,840$138,158$142,475$146,792$151,110$155,427$155,500*$155,500*$155,500*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2013 Locality Adjustment Rate for the New York City GS locality is 28.72%. This is the 2013 locality-adjusted GS pay table for New York City-area workers. Use the tabs to view different years.

GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$22,916$23,682$24,444$25,202$25,964$26,412$27,165$27,925$27,954$28,665
GS-2$25,766$26,379$27,231$27,954$28,268$29,100$29,931$30,763$31,594$32,426
GS-3$28,112$29,050$29,987$30,924$31,861$32,798$33,735$34,672$35,609$36,546
GS-4$31,560$32,611$33,663$34,714$35,766$36,818$37,869$38,921$39,973$41,024
GS-5$35,309$36,486$37,662$38,839$40,015$41,192$42,368$43,545$44,721$45,898
GS-6$39,359$40,670$41,982$43,294$44,605$45,917$47,229$48,540$49,852$51,164
GS-7$43,738$45,196$46,655$48,113$49,571$51,030$52,488$53,947$55,405$56,863
GS-8$48,439$50,053$51,667$53,281$54,895$56,509$58,124$59,738$61,352$62,966
GS-9$53,500$55,283$57,065$58,848$60,631$62,414$64,197$65,979$67,762$69,545
GS-10$58,916$60,881$62,845$64,809$66,774$68,738$70,702$72,666$74,631$76,595
GS-11$64,729$66,887$69,044$71,201$73,359$75,516$77,674$79,831$81,988$84,146
GS-12$77,585$80,171$82,757$85,343$87,929$90,515$93,101$95,687$98,273$100,859
GS-13$92,259$95,334$98,409$101,484$104,559$107,634$110,709$113,785$116,860$119,935
GS-14$109,022$112,656$116,290$119,923$123,557$127,191$130,825$134,458$138,092$141,726
GS-15$128,241$132,516$136,791$141,066$145,340$149,615$153,890$155,500*$155,500*$155,500*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2012 Locality Adjustment Rate for the New York City GS locality is 28.72%. This is the 2012 locality-adjusted GS pay table for New York City-area workers. Use the tabs to view different years.

GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$22,916$23,682$24,444$25,202$25,964$26,412$27,165$27,925$27,954$28,665
GS-2$25,766$26,379$27,231$27,954$28,268$29,100$29,931$30,763$31,594$32,426
GS-3$28,112$29,050$29,987$30,924$31,861$32,798$33,735$34,672$35,609$36,546
GS-4$31,560$32,611$33,663$34,714$35,766$36,818$37,869$38,921$39,973$41,024
GS-5$35,309$36,486$37,662$38,839$40,015$41,192$42,368$43,545$44,721$45,898
GS-6$39,359$40,670$41,982$43,294$44,605$45,917$47,229$48,540$49,852$51,164
GS-7$43,738$45,196$46,655$48,113$49,571$51,030$52,488$53,947$55,405$56,863
GS-8$48,439$50,053$51,667$53,281$54,895$56,509$58,124$59,738$61,352$62,966
GS-9$53,500$55,283$57,065$58,848$60,631$62,414$64,197$65,979$67,762$69,545
GS-10$58,916$60,881$62,845$64,809$66,774$68,738$70,702$72,666$74,631$76,595
GS-11$64,729$66,887$69,044$71,201$73,359$75,516$77,674$79,831$81,988$84,146
GS-12$77,585$80,171$82,757$85,343$87,929$90,515$93,101$95,687$98,273$100,859
GS-13$92,259$95,334$98,409$101,484$104,559$107,634$110,709$113,785$116,860$119,935
GS-14$109,022$112,656$116,290$119,923$123,557$127,191$130,825$134,458$138,092$141,726
GS-15$128,241$132,516$136,791$141,066$145,340$149,615$153,890$155,500*$155,500*$155,500*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2011 Locality Adjustment Rate for the New York City GS locality is 28.72%. This is the 2011 locality-adjusted GS pay table for New York City-area workers. Use the tabs to view different years.

GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$22,916$23,682$24,444$25,202$25,964$26,412$27,165$27,925$27,954$28,665
GS-2$25,766$26,379$27,231$27,954$28,268$29,100$29,931$30,763$31,594$32,426
GS-3$28,112$29,050$29,987$30,924$31,861$32,798$33,735$34,672$35,609$36,546
GS-4$31,560$32,611$33,663$34,714$35,766$36,818$37,869$38,921$39,973$41,024
GS-5$35,309$36,486$37,662$38,839$40,015$41,192$42,368$43,545$44,721$45,898
GS-6$39,359$40,670$41,982$43,294$44,605$45,917$47,229$48,540$49,852$51,164
GS-7$43,738$45,196$46,655$48,113$49,571$51,030$52,488$53,947$55,405$56,863
GS-8$48,439$50,053$51,667$53,281$54,895$56,509$58,124$59,738$61,352$62,966
GS-9$53,500$55,283$57,065$58,848$60,631$62,414$64,197$65,979$67,762$69,545
GS-10$58,916$60,881$62,845$64,809$66,774$68,738$70,702$72,666$74,631$76,595
GS-11$64,729$66,887$69,044$71,201$73,359$75,516$77,674$79,831$81,988$84,146
GS-12$77,585$80,171$82,757$85,343$87,929$90,515$93,101$95,687$98,273$100,859
GS-13$92,259$95,334$98,409$101,484$104,559$107,634$110,709$113,785$116,860$119,935
GS-14$109,022$112,656$116,290$119,923$123,557$127,191$130,825$134,458$138,092$141,726
GS-15$128,241$132,516$136,791$141,066$145,340$149,615$153,890$155,500*$155,500*$155,500*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2010 Locality Adjustment Rate for the New York City GS locality is 28.72%. This is the 2010 locality-adjusted GS pay table for New York City-area workers. Use the tabs to view different years.

GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$22,916$23,682$24,444$25,202$25,964$26,412$27,165$27,925$27,954$28,665
GS-2$25,766$26,379$27,231$27,954$28,268$29,100$29,931$30,763$31,594$32,426
GS-3$28,112$29,050$29,987$30,924$31,861$32,798$33,735$34,672$35,609$36,546
GS-4$31,560$32,611$33,663$34,714$35,766$36,818$37,869$38,921$39,973$41,024
GS-5$35,309$36,486$37,662$38,839$40,015$41,192$42,368$43,545$44,721$45,898
GS-6$39,359$40,670$41,982$43,294$44,605$45,917$47,229$48,540$49,852$51,164
GS-7$43,738$45,196$46,655$48,113$49,571$51,030$52,488$53,947$55,405$56,863
GS-8$48,439$50,053$51,667$53,281$54,895$56,509$58,124$59,738$61,352$62,966
GS-9$53,500$55,283$57,065$58,848$60,631$62,414$64,197$65,979$67,762$69,545
GS-10$58,916$60,881$62,845$64,809$66,774$68,738$70,702$72,666$74,631$76,595
GS-11$64,729$66,887$69,044$71,201$73,359$75,516$77,674$79,831$81,988$84,146
GS-12$77,585$80,171$82,757$85,343$87,929$90,515$93,101$95,687$98,273$100,859
GS-13$92,259$95,334$98,409$101,484$104,559$107,634$110,709$113,785$116,860$119,935
GS-14$109,022$112,656$116,290$119,923$123,557$127,191$130,825$134,458$138,092$141,726
GS-15$128,241$132,516$136,791$141,066$145,340$149,615$153,890$155,500*$155,500*$155,500*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2009 Locality Adjustment Rate for the New York City GS locality is 27.96%. This is the 2009 locality-adjusted GS pay table for New York City-area workers. Use the tabs to view different years.

GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$22,444$23,194$23,940$24,683$25,429$25,868$26,605$27,349$27,378$28,080
GS-2$25,235$25,835$26,669$27,378$27,684$28,498$29,312$30,126$30,939$31,753
GS-3$27,533$28,451$29,368$30,286$31,203$32,121$33,038$33,955$34,873$35,790
GS-4$30,910$31,940$32,970$34,000$35,030$36,060$37,090$38,121$39,151$40,181
GS-5$34,582$35,735$36,888$38,041$39,194$40,347$41,500$42,653$43,806$44,959
GS-6$38,548$39,833$41,117$42,402$43,687$44,972$46,256$47,541$48,826$50,110
GS-7$42,837$44,265$45,693$47,121$48,549$49,977$51,405$52,833$54,261$55,689
GS-8$47,441$49,023$50,604$52,186$53,768$55,349$56,931$58,512$60,094$61,675
GS-9$52,398$54,145$55,892$57,638$59,385$61,132$62,878$64,625$66,372$68,118
GS-10$57,704$59,627$61,550$63,473$65,397$67,320$69,243$71,166$73,089$75,013
GS-11$63,397$65,509$67,622$69,734$71,847$73,960$76,072$78,185$80,297$82,410
GS-12$75,986$78,519$81,051$83,583$86,116$88,648$91,180$93,713$96,245$98,777
GS-13$90,359$93,371$96,383$99,395$102,408$105,420$108,432$111,444$114,456$117,469
GS-14$106,776$110,336$113,896$117,456$121,016$124,575$128,135$131,695$135,255$138,815
GS-15$125,600$129,787$133,974$138,161$142,348$146,535$150,722$153,200*$153,200*$153,200*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2008 Locality Adjustment Rate for the New York City GS locality is 25.46%. This is the 2008 locality-adjusted GS pay table for New York City-area workers. Use the tabs to view different years.

GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$21,386$22,100$22,811$23,519$24,230$24,648$25,350$26,059$26,087$26,753
GS-2$24,044$24,617$25,412$26,087$26,378$27,153$27,929$28,704$29,479$30,255
GS-3$26,235$27,109$27,984$28,858$29,733$30,607$31,482$32,356$33,231$34,105
GS-4$29,452$30,434$31,416$32,399$33,381$34,363$35,346$36,328$37,311$38,293
GS-5$32,951$34,049$35,146$36,244$37,342$38,440$39,537$40,635$41,733$42,831
GS-6$36,730$37,954$39,179$40,403$41,628$42,852$44,077$45,301$46,526$47,750
GS-7$40,817$42,177$43,537$44,897$46,257$47,617$48,977$50,337$51,697$53,057
GS-8$45,203$46,710$48,217$49,724$51,230$52,737$54,244$55,751$57,257$58,764
GS-9$49,927$51,592$53,257$54,921$56,586$58,251$59,916$61,581$63,246$64,910
GS-10$54,982$56,815$58,648$60,481$62,313$64,146$65,979$67,812$69,645$71,478
GS-11$60,406$62,420$64,434$66,447$68,461$70,475$72,488$74,502$76,516$78,529
GS-12$72,402$74,816$77,229$79,643$82,057$84,471$86,885$89,299$91,713$94,126
GS-13$86,097$88,967$91,838$94,708$97,579$100,450$103,320$106,191$109,061$111,932
GS-14$101,739$105,130$108,522$111,913$115,304$118,695$122,086$125,478$128,869$132,260
GS-15$119,676$123,666$127,656$131,645$135,635$139,624$143,614$147,604$149,000*$149,000*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2007 Locality Adjustment Rate for the New York City GS locality is 24.57%. This is the 2007 locality-adjusted GS pay table for New York City-area workers. Use the tabs to view different years.

GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$20,716$21,407$22,097$22,783$23,471$23,876$24,556$25,243$25,270$25,908
GS-2$23,292$23,845$24,616$25,270$25,552$26,303$27,054$27,805$28,556$29,308
GS-3$25,414$26,261$27,108$27,955$28,802$29,649$30,496$31,343$32,190$33,037
GS-4$28,529$29,479$30,430$31,380$32,331$33,281$34,232$35,182$36,133$37,083
GS-5$31,919$32,982$34,046$35,110$36,174$37,238$38,302$39,365$40,429$41,493
GS-6$35,580$36,766$37,951$39,137$40,323$41,509$42,695$43,881$45,067$46,253
GS-7$39,539$40,856$42,174$43,492$44,810$46,128$47,446$48,764$50,082$51,400
GS-8$43,788$45,248$46,708$48,167$49,627$51,087$52,547$54,007$55,467$56,927
GS-9$48,363$49,975$51,587$53,199$54,811$56,423$58,035$59,647$61,259$62,870
GS-10$53,260$55,035$56,810$58,585$60,360$62,136$63,911$65,686$67,461$69,236
GS-11$58,516$60,466$62,417$64,368$66,319$68,269$70,220$72,171$74,122$76,072
GS-12$70,134$72,472$74,811$77,149$79,487$81,825$84,163$86,501$88,840$91,178
GS-13$83,401$86,181$88,962$91,742$94,522$97,303$100,083$102,864$105,644$108,424
GS-14$98,554$101,838$105,123$108,408$111,693$114,978$118,263$121,548$124,833$128,118
GS-15$115,929$119,793$123,657$127,521$131,385$135,249$139,114$142,978$145,400*$145,400*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2006 Locality Adjustment Rate for the New York City GS locality is 22.97%. This is the 2006 locality-adjusted GS pay table for New York City-area workers. Use the tabs to view different years.

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The boundaries of General Schedule localities are demarcated by the General Services Administration (GSA), and locality adjustment rates for these localities are designed to reflect the varying cost-of-living across different areas of the country.


Cities in the NEW YORK-NEWARK, NY-NJ-CT-PA Locality:

New York, Yonkers, Fort Hamilton, West Point, and other areas within the region.

Government facilities in the NEW YORK-NEWARK, NY-NJ-CT-PA Locality:

VA Medical Center, Fort Drum, Fort Hamilton, Fort Hamilton, West Point U.S. Military Academy, and other government installations in the area.

* GS scale pay is capped at $155,500 / year, which is the Senior Executive Service's Level 4 pay for the current year (5 U.S.C. 5304 (g)(1)).


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