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Pittsburgh Locality Area - General Schedule Localities

The PITTSBURGH-NEW CASTLE-WEIRTON, PA-OH-WV 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 17.86%, which means that GS employees in this area are paid 17.86% more then the GS Base Pay Table.

While the major city in this Locality Area is Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, federal employees located within the surrounding areas may also be considered to be within this pay area. The Pittsburgh locality map shows which counties in Pennsylvania are included in the Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh GS locality is 17.86%. This is the 2017 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Pittsburgh-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$21,835$22,565$23,291$24,014$24,740$25,164$25,882$26,607$26,635$27,309
GS-2$24,549$25,134$25,947$26,635$26,935$27,727$28,519$29,311$30,103$30,895
GS-3$26,786$27,679$28,573$29,466$30,360$31,253$32,146$33,040$33,933$34,824
GS-4$30,071$31,073$32,074$33,076$34,078$35,080$36,082$37,083$38,085$39,087
GS-5$33,643$34,765$35,887$37,009$38,131$39,253$40,375$41,497$42,619$43,741
GS-6$37,502$38,752$40,003$41,253$42,504$43,754$45,005$46,255$47,506$48,756
GS-7$41,674$43,064$44,453$45,843$47,232$48,622$50,012$51,401$52,791$54,180
GS-8$46,153$47,691$49,229$50,767$52,305$53,843$55,381$56,919$58,457$59,995
GS-9$50,976$52,675$54,375$56,074$57,774$59,473$61,173$62,872$64,572$66,271
GS-10$56,137$58,008$59,880$61,752$63,623$65,495$67,366$69,238$71,110$72,981
GS-11$61,675$63,730$65,786$67,841$69,897$71,952$74,008$76,063$78,119$80,174
GS-12$73,924$76,389$78,853$81,318$83,782$86,246$88,711$91,175$93,640$96,104
GS-13$87,905$90,835$93,765$96,695$99,625$102,555$105,485$108,415$111,345$114,275
GS-14$103,877$107,340$110,803$114,265$117,728$121,191$124,653$128,116$131,579$135,042
GS-15$122,188$126,261$130,334$134,408$138,481$142,554$146,627$150,701$154,774$158,847

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2016 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Pittsburgh GS locality is 16.68%. This is the 2016 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Pittsburgh-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$21,403$22,118$22,830$23,538$24,250$24,666$25,370$26,079$26,107$26,768
GS-2$24,063$24,636$25,433$26,107$26,404$27,181$27,958$28,735$29,512$30,289
GS-3$26,255$27,130$28,006$28,881$29,756$30,631$31,506$32,381$33,256$34,131
GS-4$29,475$30,457$31,439$32,422$33,404$34,387$35,369$36,352$37,334$38,317
GS-5$32,976$34,075$35,174$36,273$37,373$38,472$39,571$40,670$41,769$42,868
GS-6$36,759$37,984$39,209$40,434$41,659$42,885$44,110$45,335$46,560$47,785
GS-7$40,849$42,210$43,572$44,933$46,295$47,657$49,018$50,380$51,742$53,103
GS-8$45,238$46,746$48,253$49,761$51,268$52,776$54,283$55,791$57,298$58,806
GS-9$49,966$51,631$53,296$54,961$56,626$58,291$59,956$61,621$63,286$64,951
GS-10$55,024$56,858$58,692$60,527$62,361$64,195$66,029$67,863$69,698$71,532
GS-11$60,453$62,468$64,483$66,498$68,513$70,528$72,543$74,559$76,574$78,589
GS-12$72,459$74,875$77,290$79,705$82,121$84,536$86,951$89,366$91,782$94,197
GS-13$86,164$89,036$91,909$94,781$97,654$100,527$103,399$106,272$109,145$112,017
GS-14$101,818$105,213$108,607$112,001$115,395$118,790$122,184$125,578$128,972$132,366
GS-15$119,767$123,760$127,753$131,746$135,739$139,731$143,724$147,717$151,710$155,702

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2015 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Pittsburgh GS locality is 16.37%. This is the 2015 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Pittsburgh-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$21,134$21,840$22,543$23,243$23,945$24,357$25,052$25,753$25,779$26,430
GS-2$23,762$24,327$25,114$25,779$26,070$26,837$27,604$28,371$29,138$29,905
GS-3$25,926$26,791$27,655$28,520$29,385$30,249$31,114$31,978$32,843$33,708
GS-4$29,105$30,076$31,046$32,017$32,987$33,958$34,928$35,899$36,870$37,840
GS-5$32,563$33,648$34,734$35,820$36,906$37,991$39,077$40,163$41,249$42,334
GS-6$36,298$37,508$38,719$39,929$41,139$42,349$43,560$44,770$45,980$47,190
GS-7$40,336$41,680$43,024$44,368$45,712$47,057$48,401$49,745$51,089$52,433
GS-8$44,671$46,160$47,650$49,140$50,629$52,119$53,608$55,098$56,587$58,077
GS-9$49,340$50,984$52,628$54,273$55,917$57,561$59,206$60,850$62,494$64,138
GS-10$54,334$56,145$57,956$59,766$61,577$63,388$65,199$67,009$68,820$70,631
GS-11$59,695$61,685$63,675$65,665$67,655$69,645$71,635$73,625$75,615$77,605
GS-12$71,551$73,937$76,322$78,708$81,094$83,479$85,865$88,250$90,636$93,022
GS-13$85,084$87,920$90,756$93,592$96,428$99,264$102,100$104,935$107,771$110,607
GS-14$100,543$103,894$107,245$110,597$113,948$117,300$120,651$124,003$127,354$130,706
GS-15$118,267$122,209$126,152$130,095$134,037$137,980$141,923$145,865$149,808$153,750

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2014 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Pittsburgh GS locality is 16.37%. This is the 2014 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Pittsburgh-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$20,924$21,624$22,320$23,012$23,708$24,117$24,804$25,498$25,525$26,176
GS-2$23,527$24,086$24,865$25,525$25,810$26,568$27,327$28,086$28,845$29,603
GS-3$25,669$26,524$27,380$28,235$29,090$29,945$30,801$31,656$32,511$33,367
GS-4$28,817$29,777$30,737$31,697$32,657$33,617$34,577$35,537$36,497$37,457
GS-5$32,240$33,316$34,391$35,466$36,541$37,617$38,692$39,767$40,842$41,918
GS-6$35,939$37,136$38,333$39,531$40,728$41,926$43,123$44,321$45,518$46,716
GS-7$39,937$41,268$42,600$43,931$45,262$46,593$47,925$49,256$50,587$51,918
GS-8$44,229$45,703$47,178$48,652$50,126$51,601$53,075$54,550$56,024$57,498
GS-9$48,851$50,479$52,107$53,735$55,363$56,991$58,619$60,247$61,875$63,503
GS-10$53,797$55,590$57,383$59,176$60,970$62,763$64,556$66,350$68,143$69,936
GS-11$59,104$61,074$63,045$65,015$66,985$68,955$70,925$72,895$74,865$76,836
GS-12$70,843$73,204$75,565$77,926$80,287$82,648$85,009$87,371$89,732$92,093
GS-13$84,241$87,049$89,857$92,665$95,473$98,281$101,089$103,897$106,705$109,513
GS-14$99,548$102,865$106,183$109,501$112,818$116,136$119,454$122,772$126,089$129,407
GS-15$117,096$120,999$124,902$128,805$132,708$136,611$140,514$144,417$148,321$152,224

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2013 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Pittsburgh GS locality is 16.37%. This is the 2013 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Pittsburgh-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$20,717$21,410$22,099$22,784$23,473$23,878$24,559$25,245$25,272$25,914
GS-2$23,294$23,848$24,618$25,272$25,556$26,308$27,060$27,811$28,563$29,315
GS-3$25,415$26,262$27,110$27,957$28,804$29,651$30,498$31,345$32,193$33,040
GS-4$28,532$29,482$30,433$31,384$32,335$33,285$34,236$35,187$36,138$37,088
GS-5$31,921$32,985$34,049$35,112$36,176$37,240$38,303$39,367$40,430$41,494
GS-6$35,582$36,768$37,954$39,140$40,326$41,512$42,697$43,883$45,069$46,255
GS-7$39,541$40,860$42,178$43,497$44,815$46,134$47,452$48,771$50,089$51,408
GS-8$43,791$45,250$46,710$48,169$49,628$51,088$52,547$54,006$55,465$56,925
GS-9$48,367$49,979$51,590$53,202$54,814$56,425$58,037$59,649$61,261$62,872
GS-10$53,264$55,040$56,815$58,591$60,367$62,143$63,919$65,694$67,470$69,246
GS-11$58,519$60,469$62,420$64,370$66,320$68,271$70,221$72,172$74,122$76,072
GS-12$70,141$72,479$74,817$77,154$79,492$81,830$84,168$86,506$88,844$91,182
GS-13$83,407$86,187$88,967$91,747$94,527$97,307$100,088$102,868$105,648$108,428
GS-14$98,562$101,847$105,132$108,417$111,702$114,988$118,273$121,558$124,843$128,128
GS-15$115,937$119,802$123,666$127,531$131,396$135,260$139,125$142,990$146,854$150,719

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2012 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Pittsburgh GS locality is 16.37%. This is the 2012 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Pittsburgh-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$20,717$21,410$22,099$22,784$23,473$23,878$24,559$25,245$25,272$25,914
GS-2$23,294$23,848$24,618$25,272$25,556$26,308$27,060$27,811$28,563$29,315
GS-3$25,415$26,262$27,110$27,957$28,804$29,651$30,498$31,345$32,193$33,040
GS-4$28,532$29,482$30,433$31,384$32,335$33,285$34,236$35,187$36,138$37,088
GS-5$31,921$32,985$34,049$35,112$36,176$37,240$38,303$39,367$40,430$41,494
GS-6$35,582$36,768$37,954$39,140$40,326$41,512$42,697$43,883$45,069$46,255
GS-7$39,541$40,860$42,178$43,497$44,815$46,134$47,452$48,771$50,089$51,408
GS-8$43,791$45,250$46,710$48,169$49,628$51,088$52,547$54,006$55,465$56,925
GS-9$48,367$49,979$51,590$53,202$54,814$56,425$58,037$59,649$61,261$62,872
GS-10$53,264$55,040$56,815$58,591$60,367$62,143$63,919$65,694$67,470$69,246
GS-11$58,519$60,469$62,420$64,370$66,320$68,271$70,221$72,172$74,122$76,072
GS-12$70,141$72,479$74,817$77,154$79,492$81,830$84,168$86,506$88,844$91,182
GS-13$83,407$86,187$88,967$91,747$94,527$97,307$100,088$102,868$105,648$108,428
GS-14$98,562$101,847$105,132$108,417$111,702$114,988$118,273$121,558$124,843$128,128
GS-15$115,937$119,802$123,666$127,531$131,396$135,260$139,125$142,990$146,854$150,719

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2011 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Pittsburgh GS locality is 16.37%. This is the 2011 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Pittsburgh-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$20,717$21,410$22,099$22,784$23,473$23,878$24,559$25,245$25,272$25,914
GS-2$23,294$23,848$24,618$25,272$25,556$26,308$27,060$27,811$28,563$29,315
GS-3$25,415$26,262$27,110$27,957$28,804$29,651$30,498$31,345$32,193$33,040
GS-4$28,532$29,482$30,433$31,384$32,335$33,285$34,236$35,187$36,138$37,088
GS-5$31,921$32,985$34,049$35,112$36,176$37,240$38,303$39,367$40,430$41,494
GS-6$35,582$36,768$37,954$39,140$40,326$41,512$42,697$43,883$45,069$46,255
GS-7$39,541$40,860$42,178$43,497$44,815$46,134$47,452$48,771$50,089$51,408
GS-8$43,791$45,250$46,710$48,169$49,628$51,088$52,547$54,006$55,465$56,925
GS-9$48,367$49,979$51,590$53,202$54,814$56,425$58,037$59,649$61,261$62,872
GS-10$53,264$55,040$56,815$58,591$60,367$62,143$63,919$65,694$67,470$69,246
GS-11$58,519$60,469$62,420$64,370$66,320$68,271$70,221$72,172$74,122$76,072
GS-12$70,141$72,479$74,817$77,154$79,492$81,830$84,168$86,506$88,844$91,182
GS-13$83,407$86,187$88,967$91,747$94,527$97,307$100,088$102,868$105,648$108,428
GS-14$98,562$101,847$105,132$108,417$111,702$114,988$118,273$121,558$124,843$128,128
GS-15$115,937$119,802$123,666$127,531$131,396$135,260$139,125$142,990$146,854$150,719

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2010 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Pittsburgh GS locality is 16.37%. This is the 2010 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Pittsburgh-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$20,717$21,410$22,099$22,784$23,473$23,878$24,559$25,245$25,272$25,914
GS-2$23,294$23,848$24,618$25,272$25,556$26,308$27,060$27,811$28,563$29,315
GS-3$25,415$26,262$27,110$27,957$28,804$29,651$30,498$31,345$32,193$33,040
GS-4$28,532$29,482$30,433$31,384$32,335$33,285$34,236$35,187$36,138$37,088
GS-5$31,921$32,985$34,049$35,112$36,176$37,240$38,303$39,367$40,430$41,494
GS-6$35,582$36,768$37,954$39,140$40,326$41,512$42,697$43,883$45,069$46,255
GS-7$39,541$40,860$42,178$43,497$44,815$46,134$47,452$48,771$50,089$51,408
GS-8$43,791$45,250$46,710$48,169$49,628$51,088$52,547$54,006$55,465$56,925
GS-9$48,367$49,979$51,590$53,202$54,814$56,425$58,037$59,649$61,261$62,872
GS-10$53,264$55,040$56,815$58,591$60,367$62,143$63,919$65,694$67,470$69,246
GS-11$58,519$60,469$62,420$64,370$66,320$68,271$70,221$72,172$74,122$76,072
GS-12$70,141$72,479$74,817$77,154$79,492$81,830$84,168$86,506$88,844$91,182
GS-13$83,407$86,187$88,967$91,747$94,527$97,307$100,088$102,868$105,648$108,428
GS-14$98,562$101,847$105,132$108,417$111,702$114,988$118,273$121,558$124,843$128,128
GS-15$115,937$119,802$123,666$127,531$131,396$135,260$139,125$142,990$146,854$150,719

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2009 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Pittsburgh GS locality is 15.86%. This is the 2009 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Pittsburgh-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$20,322$21,001$21,676$22,349$23,025$23,422$24,090$24,763$24,789$25,424
GS-2$22,849$23,392$24,148$24,789$25,066$25,803$26,540$27,277$28,014$28,751
GS-3$24,930$25,760$26,591$27,422$28,252$29,083$29,914$30,745$31,575$32,406
GS-4$27,987$28,920$29,852$30,785$31,718$32,651$33,583$34,516$35,449$36,381
GS-5$31,312$32,356$33,400$34,444$35,488$36,532$37,576$38,620$39,664$40,707
GS-6$34,903$36,066$37,229$38,393$39,556$40,719$41,882$43,045$44,209$45,372
GS-7$38,786$40,079$41,372$42,665$43,958$45,251$46,544$47,837$49,130$50,423
GS-8$42,955$44,387$45,819$47,251$48,683$50,115$51,547$52,979$54,411$55,843
GS-9$47,444$49,025$50,606$52,188$53,769$55,351$56,932$58,514$60,095$61,677
GS-10$52,247$53,988$55,730$57,471$59,213$60,954$62,695$64,437$66,178$67,919
GS-11$57,402$59,315$61,227$63,140$65,053$66,966$68,879$70,792$72,704$74,617
GS-12$68,801$71,094$73,387$75,680$77,973$80,265$82,558$84,851$87,144$89,437
GS-13$81,815$84,542$87,269$89,997$92,724$95,451$98,179$100,906$103,633$106,361
GS-14$96,679$99,903$103,126$106,349$109,572$112,796$116,019$119,242$122,465$125,688
GS-15$113,724$117,514$121,305$125,096$128,887$132,678$136,469$140,260$144,051$147,842

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2008 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Pittsburgh GS locality is 14.54%. This is the 2008 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Pittsburgh-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$19,524$20,176$20,826$21,472$22,121$22,503$23,144$23,791$23,816$24,425
GS-2$21,952$22,474$23,200$23,816$24,082$24,790$25,498$26,206$26,913$27,621
GS-3$23,951$24,750$25,548$26,346$27,145$27,943$28,742$29,540$30,338$31,137
GS-4$26,888$27,785$28,682$29,579$30,476$31,373$32,269$33,166$34,063$34,960
GS-5$30,083$31,085$32,087$33,089$34,092$35,094$36,096$37,098$38,101$39,103
GS-6$33,533$34,651$35,769$36,886$38,004$39,122$40,240$41,358$42,476$43,594
GS-7$37,264$38,506$39,748$40,989$42,231$43,473$44,714$45,956$47,197$48,439
GS-8$41,269$42,644$44,020$45,396$46,771$48,147$49,523$50,898$52,274$53,649
GS-9$45,581$47,101$48,621$50,141$51,661$53,181$54,701$56,221$57,741$59,261
GS-10$50,196$51,869$53,543$55,216$56,890$58,563$60,237$61,910$63,583$65,257
GS-11$55,149$56,987$58,825$60,664$62,502$64,341$66,179$68,017$69,856$71,694
GS-12$66,100$68,304$70,507$72,711$74,915$77,119$79,322$81,526$83,730$85,934
GS-13$78,603$81,224$83,844$86,465$89,086$91,706$94,327$96,948$99,568$102,189
GS-14$92,884$95,980$99,076$102,172$105,268$108,364$111,460$114,556$117,652$120,748
GS-15$109,260$112,902$116,544$120,187$123,829$127,472$131,114$134,756$138,399$142,041

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2007 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Pittsburgh GS locality is 14.16%. This is the 2007 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Pittsburgh-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$18,985$19,618$20,251$20,879$21,510$21,881$22,504$23,133$23,158$23,743
GS-2$21,346$21,853$22,559$23,158$23,416$24,105$24,793$25,482$26,170$26,858
GS-3$23,290$24,066$24,842$25,619$26,395$27,171$27,948$28,724$29,500$30,276
GS-4$26,145$27,016$27,887$28,758$29,629$30,500$31,371$32,242$33,113$33,984
GS-5$29,251$30,226$31,201$32,176$33,151$34,126$35,101$36,076$37,051$38,026
GS-6$32,606$33,693$34,780$35,867$36,954$38,040$39,127$40,214$41,301$42,388
GS-7$36,234$37,442$38,650$39,858$41,066$42,273$43,481$44,689$45,897$47,105
GS-8$40,128$41,466$42,804$44,142$45,480$46,818$48,156$49,494$50,832$52,170
GS-9$44,321$45,799$47,276$48,753$50,230$51,708$53,185$54,662$56,139$57,617
GS-10$48,809$50,436$52,063$53,689$55,316$56,943$58,570$60,197$61,823$63,450
GS-11$53,626$55,413$57,201$58,989$60,777$62,564$64,352$66,140$67,927$69,715
GS-12$64,273$66,416$68,559$70,702$72,844$74,987$77,130$79,273$81,415$83,558
GS-13$76,431$78,979$81,527$84,075$86,623$89,172$91,720$94,268$96,816$99,364
GS-14$90,318$93,328$96,338$99,349$102,359$105,370$108,380$111,390$114,401$117,411
GS-15$106,241$109,782$113,323$116,864$120,406$123,947$127,488$131,029$134,571$138,112

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2006 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Pittsburgh GS locality is 13.81%. This is the 2006 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Pittsburgh-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 PITTSBURGH-NEW CASTLE-WEIRTON, PA-OH-WV Locality:

Pittsburgh, and other areas within the region.

Government facilities in the PITTSBURGH-NEW CASTLE-WEIRTON, PA-OH-WV Locality:

Pittsburgh IAP Air Reserve Station, 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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