Portland Locality Area - General Schedule Localities

The PORTLAND-VANCOUVER-SALEM, OR-WA 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 21.95%, which means that GS employees in this area are paid 21.95% more then the GS Base Pay Table.

While the major city in this Locality Area is Portland, Oregon, federal employees located within the surrounding areas may also be considered to be within this pay area. The Portland locality map shows which counties in Oregon are included in the Portland 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 Portland GS locality is 21.95%. This is the 2017 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Portland-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$22,592$23,349$24,100$24,847$25,599$26,038$26,780$27,530$27,559$28,257
GS-2$25,401$26,006$26,847$27,559$27,869$28,689$29,508$30,328$31,147$31,967
GS-3$27,716$28,640$29,564$30,489$31,413$32,337$33,262$34,186$35,111$36,033
GS-4$31,114$32,151$33,187$34,224$35,261$36,297$37,334$38,370$39,407$40,443
GS-5$34,811$35,972$37,133$38,294$39,454$40,615$41,776$42,937$44,098$45,259
GS-6$38,803$40,097$41,391$42,685$43,979$45,273$46,567$47,860$49,154$50,448
GS-7$43,120$44,558$45,996$47,434$48,871$50,309$51,747$53,185$54,623$56,060
GS-8$47,754$49,346$50,937$52,529$54,120$55,712$57,303$58,895$60,486$62,077
GS-9$52,745$54,503$56,262$58,020$59,779$61,537$63,296$65,054$66,813$68,571
GS-10$58,085$60,021$61,958$63,894$65,831$67,768$69,704$71,641$73,577$75,514
GS-11$63,815$65,942$68,069$70,196$72,322$74,449$76,576$78,703$80,830$82,956
GS-12$76,489$79,039$81,589$84,139$86,689$89,239$91,789$94,339$96,889$99,439
GS-13$90,955$93,987$97,019$100,050$103,082$106,114$109,145$112,177$115,209$118,240
GS-14$107,482$111,065$114,648$118,231$121,813$125,396$128,979$132,562$136,145$139,728
GS-15$126,428$130,643$134,857$139,072$143,286$147,501$151,716$155,930$160,145$161,900*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2016 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Portland GS locality is 20.69%. This is the 2016 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Portland-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$22,138$22,878$23,614$24,347$25,083$25,514$26,242$26,975$27,004$27,687
GS-2$24,890$25,482$26,307$27,004$27,311$28,115$28,919$29,722$30,526$31,330
GS-3$27,158$28,063$28,968$29,873$30,778$31,684$32,589$33,494$34,399$35,304
GS-4$30,488$31,504$32,520$33,536$34,552$35,569$36,585$37,601$38,617$39,633
GS-5$34,109$35,246$36,383$37,520$38,657$39,794$40,931$42,068$43,205$44,342
GS-6$38,022$39,289$40,557$41,824$43,091$44,358$45,626$46,893$48,160$49,427
GS-7$42,252$43,661$45,069$46,478$47,886$49,295$50,703$52,112$53,520$54,928
GS-8$46,793$48,352$49,911$51,471$53,030$54,589$56,149$57,708$59,267$60,827
GS-9$51,683$53,405$55,128$56,850$58,572$60,294$62,017$63,739$65,461$67,183
GS-10$56,915$58,812$60,709$62,607$64,504$66,401$68,298$70,196$72,093$73,990
GS-11$62,531$64,615$66,699$68,784$70,868$72,952$75,037$77,121$79,205$81,290
GS-12$74,950$77,448$79,946$82,445$84,943$87,441$89,939$92,438$94,936$97,434
GS-13$89,125$92,096$95,068$98,039$101,010$103,982$106,953$109,924$112,896$115,867
GS-14$105,318$108,829$112,339$115,850$119,361$122,872$126,383$129,894$133,405$136,916
GS-15$123,883$128,013$132,143$136,273$140,404$144,534$148,664$152,794$156,924$160,300*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2015 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Portland GS locality is 20.35%. This is the 2015 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Portland-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$21,857$22,587$23,314$24,038$24,764$25,190$25,909$26,633$26,661$27,334
GS-2$24,574$25,159$25,973$26,661$26,962$27,755$28,548$29,341$30,134$30,928
GS-3$26,813$27,707$28,601$29,495$30,390$31,284$32,178$33,072$33,966$34,861
GS-4$30,101$31,104$32,108$33,112$34,116$35,119$36,123$37,127$38,130$39,134
GS-5$33,676$34,799$35,922$37,045$38,168$39,291$40,414$41,536$42,659$43,782
GS-6$37,540$38,791$40,043$41,294$42,546$43,798$45,049$46,301$47,553$48,804
GS-7$41,716$43,106$44,496$45,886$47,276$48,666$50,056$51,446$52,836$54,226
GS-8$46,199$47,739$49,280$50,820$52,361$53,901$55,442$56,982$58,523$60,063
GS-9$51,027$52,728$54,428$56,129$57,829$59,530$61,230$62,931$64,632$66,332
GS-10$56,193$58,065$59,938$61,811$63,683$65,556$67,428$69,301$71,174$73,046
GS-11$61,737$63,795$65,853$67,911$69,969$72,027$74,085$76,143$78,201$80,259
GS-12$73,998$76,466$78,933$81,400$83,867$86,334$88,801$91,269$93,736$96,203
GS-13$87,994$90,927$93,860$96,793$99,726$102,659$105,591$108,524$111,457$114,390
GS-14$103,981$107,447$110,913$114,379$117,846$121,312$124,778$128,244$131,710$135,176
GS-15$122,312$126,389$130,467$134,544$138,622$142,699$146,776$150,854$154,931$158,700*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2014 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Portland GS locality is 20.35%. This is the 2014 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Portland-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$21,640$22,363$23,083$23,799$24,519$24,941$25,653$26,370$26,398$27,072
GS-2$24,331$24,910$25,715$26,398$26,692$27,477$28,262$29,046$29,831$30,616
GS-3$26,547$27,431$28,316$29,201$30,085$30,970$31,854$32,739$33,623$34,508
GS-4$29,802$30,795$31,788$32,781$33,774$34,767$35,760$36,752$37,745$38,738
GS-5$33,343$34,455$35,567$36,679$37,791$38,903$40,015$41,127$42,239$43,351
GS-6$37,168$38,406$39,644$40,883$42,121$43,360$44,598$45,837$47,075$48,313
GS-7$41,303$42,680$44,057$45,433$46,810$48,187$49,564$50,941$52,317$53,694
GS-8$45,741$47,266$48,791$50,316$51,841$53,366$54,890$56,415$57,940$59,465
GS-9$50,522$52,205$53,889$55,573$57,257$58,940$60,624$62,308$63,991$65,675
GS-10$55,637$57,491$59,346$61,200$63,055$64,910$66,764$68,619$70,473$72,328
GS-11$61,126$63,163$65,201$67,238$69,276$71,313$73,351$75,388$77,426$79,463
GS-12$73,265$75,707$78,149$80,591$83,033$85,475$87,917$90,359$92,801$95,243
GS-13$87,123$90,027$92,931$95,835$98,739$101,643$104,547$107,451$110,355$113,259
GS-14$102,952$106,383$109,815$113,246$116,677$120,108$123,539$126,970$130,402$133,833
GS-15$121,101$125,138$129,174$133,211$137,247$141,284$145,320$149,357$153,393$155,500*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2013 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Portland GS locality is 20.35%. This is the 2013 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Portland-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$21,426$22,142$22,854$23,563$24,276$24,695$25,399$26,109$26,136$26,801
GS-2$24,090$24,663$25,460$26,136$26,430$27,208$27,985$28,762$29,540$30,317
GS-3$26,284$27,161$28,037$28,913$29,789$30,665$31,541$32,417$33,294$34,170
GS-4$29,507$30,491$31,474$32,457$33,440$34,424$35,407$36,390$37,373$38,357
GS-5$33,013$34,113$35,213$36,313$37,413$38,513$39,613$40,713$41,813$42,913
GS-6$36,799$38,026$39,252$40,479$41,705$42,931$44,158$45,384$46,610$47,837
GS-7$40,894$42,257$43,621$44,984$46,348$47,712$49,075$50,439$51,802$53,166
GS-8$45,289$46,798$48,307$49,816$51,326$52,835$54,344$55,853$57,362$58,872
GS-9$50,021$51,688$53,355$55,022$56,688$58,355$60,022$61,689$63,356$65,023
GS-10$55,085$56,922$58,758$60,595$62,432$64,268$66,105$67,941$69,778$71,614
GS-11$60,520$62,537$64,555$66,572$68,589$70,606$72,623$74,640$76,657$78,674
GS-12$72,540$74,958$77,375$79,793$82,211$84,629$87,047$89,465$91,882$94,300
GS-13$86,260$89,135$92,010$94,885$97,760$100,635$103,511$106,386$109,261$112,136
GS-14$101,933$105,330$108,728$112,125$115,523$118,920$122,318$125,715$129,113$132,510
GS-15$119,902$123,899$127,896$131,893$135,890$139,886$143,883$147,880$151,877$155,500*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2012 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Portland GS locality is 20.35%. This is the 2012 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Portland-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$21,426$22,142$22,854$23,563$24,276$24,695$25,399$26,109$26,136$26,801
GS-2$24,090$24,663$25,460$26,136$26,430$27,208$27,985$28,762$29,540$30,317
GS-3$26,284$27,161$28,037$28,913$29,789$30,665$31,541$32,417$33,294$34,170
GS-4$29,507$30,491$31,474$32,457$33,440$34,424$35,407$36,390$37,373$38,357
GS-5$33,013$34,113$35,213$36,313$37,413$38,513$39,613$40,713$41,813$42,913
GS-6$36,799$38,026$39,252$40,479$41,705$42,931$44,158$45,384$46,610$47,837
GS-7$40,894$42,257$43,621$44,984$46,348$47,712$49,075$50,439$51,802$53,166
GS-8$45,289$46,798$48,307$49,816$51,326$52,835$54,344$55,853$57,362$58,872
GS-9$50,021$51,688$53,355$55,022$56,688$58,355$60,022$61,689$63,356$65,023
GS-10$55,085$56,922$58,758$60,595$62,432$64,268$66,105$67,941$69,778$71,614
GS-11$60,520$62,537$64,555$66,572$68,589$70,606$72,623$74,640$76,657$78,674
GS-12$72,540$74,958$77,375$79,793$82,211$84,629$87,047$89,465$91,882$94,300
GS-13$86,260$89,135$92,010$94,885$97,760$100,635$103,511$106,386$109,261$112,136
GS-14$101,933$105,330$108,728$112,125$115,523$118,920$122,318$125,715$129,113$132,510
GS-15$119,902$123,899$127,896$131,893$135,890$139,886$143,883$147,880$151,877$155,500*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2011 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Portland GS locality is 20.35%. This is the 2011 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Portland-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$21,426$22,142$22,854$23,563$24,276$24,695$25,399$26,109$26,136$26,801
GS-2$24,090$24,663$25,460$26,136$26,430$27,208$27,985$28,762$29,540$30,317
GS-3$26,284$27,161$28,037$28,913$29,789$30,665$31,541$32,417$33,294$34,170
GS-4$29,507$30,491$31,474$32,457$33,440$34,424$35,407$36,390$37,373$38,357
GS-5$33,013$34,113$35,213$36,313$37,413$38,513$39,613$40,713$41,813$42,913
GS-6$36,799$38,026$39,252$40,479$41,705$42,931$44,158$45,384$46,610$47,837
GS-7$40,894$42,257$43,621$44,984$46,348$47,712$49,075$50,439$51,802$53,166
GS-8$45,289$46,798$48,307$49,816$51,326$52,835$54,344$55,853$57,362$58,872
GS-9$50,021$51,688$53,355$55,022$56,688$58,355$60,022$61,689$63,356$65,023
GS-10$55,085$56,922$58,758$60,595$62,432$64,268$66,105$67,941$69,778$71,614
GS-11$60,520$62,537$64,555$66,572$68,589$70,606$72,623$74,640$76,657$78,674
GS-12$72,540$74,958$77,375$79,793$82,211$84,629$87,047$89,465$91,882$94,300
GS-13$86,260$89,135$92,010$94,885$97,760$100,635$103,511$106,386$109,261$112,136
GS-14$101,933$105,330$108,728$112,125$115,523$118,920$122,318$125,715$129,113$132,510
GS-15$119,902$123,899$127,896$131,893$135,890$139,886$143,883$147,880$151,877$155,500*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2010 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Portland GS locality is 20.35%. This is the 2010 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Portland-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$21,426$22,142$22,854$23,563$24,276$24,695$25,399$26,109$26,136$26,801
GS-2$24,090$24,663$25,460$26,136$26,430$27,208$27,985$28,762$29,540$30,317
GS-3$26,284$27,161$28,037$28,913$29,789$30,665$31,541$32,417$33,294$34,170
GS-4$29,507$30,491$31,474$32,457$33,440$34,424$35,407$36,390$37,373$38,357
GS-5$33,013$34,113$35,213$36,313$37,413$38,513$39,613$40,713$41,813$42,913
GS-6$36,799$38,026$39,252$40,479$41,705$42,931$44,158$45,384$46,610$47,837
GS-7$40,894$42,257$43,621$44,984$46,348$47,712$49,075$50,439$51,802$53,166
GS-8$45,289$46,798$48,307$49,816$51,326$52,835$54,344$55,853$57,362$58,872
GS-9$50,021$51,688$53,355$55,022$56,688$58,355$60,022$61,689$63,356$65,023
GS-10$55,085$56,922$58,758$60,595$62,432$64,268$66,105$67,941$69,778$71,614
GS-11$60,520$62,537$64,555$66,572$68,589$70,606$72,623$74,640$76,657$78,674
GS-12$72,540$74,958$77,375$79,793$82,211$84,629$87,047$89,465$91,882$94,300
GS-13$86,260$89,135$92,010$94,885$97,760$100,635$103,511$106,386$109,261$112,136
GS-14$101,933$105,330$108,728$112,125$115,523$118,920$122,318$125,715$129,113$132,510
GS-15$119,902$123,899$127,896$131,893$135,890$139,886$143,883$147,880$151,877$155,500*

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2009 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Portland GS locality is 19.71%. This is the 2009 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Portland-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$20,997$21,699$22,397$23,092$23,790$24,201$24,890$25,586$25,613$26,269
GS-2$23,608$24,169$24,950$25,613$25,899$26,661$27,422$28,183$28,945$29,706
GS-3$25,758$26,616$27,475$28,333$29,191$30,050$30,908$31,766$32,625$33,483
GS-4$28,917$29,881$30,844$31,808$32,772$33,735$34,699$35,663$36,626$37,590
GS-5$32,353$33,431$34,510$35,589$36,667$37,746$38,824$39,903$40,982$42,060
GS-6$36,063$37,265$38,466$39,668$40,870$42,072$43,274$44,476$45,678$46,880
GS-7$40,075$41,411$42,747$44,083$45,419$46,755$48,091$49,427$50,763$52,099
GS-8$44,382$45,862$47,342$48,821$50,301$51,781$53,260$54,740$56,219$57,699
GS-9$49,020$50,654$52,288$53,922$55,556$57,190$58,824$60,458$62,092$63,726
GS-10$53,983$55,782$57,582$59,381$61,180$62,979$64,779$66,578$68,377$70,176
GS-11$59,309$61,286$63,262$65,238$67,215$69,191$71,168$73,144$75,120$77,097
GS-12$71,087$73,456$75,826$78,195$80,564$82,933$85,302$87,671$90,040$92,409
GS-13$84,533$87,351$90,169$92,987$95,805$98,623$101,441$104,259$107,077$109,895
GS-14$99,892$103,222$106,553$109,883$113,213$116,544$119,874$123,204$126,535$129,865
GS-15$117,503$121,419$125,336$129,253$133,170$137,087$141,004$144,921$148,838$152,755

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2008 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Portland GS locality is 18.17%. This is the 2008 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Portland-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$20,143$20,816$21,486$22,152$22,822$23,216$23,877$24,545$24,571$25,199
GS-2$22,647$23,186$23,935$24,571$24,845$25,576$26,306$27,036$27,766$28,497
GS-3$24,711$25,534$26,358$27,181$28,005$28,829$29,652$30,476$31,300$32,123
GS-4$27,740$28,666$29,591$30,516$31,441$32,367$33,292$34,217$35,143$36,068
GS-5$31,036$32,070$33,104$34,138$35,172$36,206$37,240$38,274$39,308$40,342
GS-6$34,595$35,749$36,902$38,055$39,209$40,362$41,515$42,669$43,822$44,976
GS-7$38,445$39,726$41,007$42,288$43,569$44,850$46,131$47,412$48,693$49,974
GS-8$42,577$43,996$45,415$46,834$48,254$49,673$51,092$52,511$53,930$55,350
GS-9$47,026$48,594$50,162$51,730$53,298$54,866$56,434$58,003$59,571$61,139
GS-10$51,787$53,513$55,240$56,966$58,693$60,419$62,146$63,872$65,599$67,325
GS-11$56,896$58,793$60,690$62,586$64,483$66,380$68,276$70,173$72,070$73,966
GS-12$68,195$70,468$72,742$75,015$77,289$79,563$81,836$84,110$86,383$88,657
GS-13$81,094$83,798$86,502$89,205$91,909$94,613$97,317$100,020$102,724$105,428
GS-14$95,828$99,022$102,216$105,410$108,604$111,798$114,992$118,187$121,381$124,575
GS-15$112,722$116,480$120,238$123,996$127,754$131,511$135,269$139,027$142,785$146,543

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2007 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Portland GS locality is 17.63%. This is the 2007 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Portland-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$19,562$20,215$20,866$21,513$22,164$22,546$23,188$23,837$23,862$24,465
GS-2$21,994$22,517$23,245$23,862$24,128$24,838$25,547$26,256$26,966$27,675
GS-3$23,998$24,798$25,597$26,397$27,197$27,997$28,797$29,597$30,397$31,197
GS-4$26,940$27,837$28,735$29,632$30,530$31,427$32,325$33,222$34,120$35,017
GS-5$30,140$31,145$32,149$33,154$34,159$35,163$36,168$37,172$38,177$39,181
GS-6$33,597$34,717$35,837$36,957$38,077$39,197$40,317$41,436$42,556$43,676
GS-7$37,336$38,580$39,825$41,069$42,314$43,558$44,803$46,047$47,292$48,536
GS-8$41,348$42,727$44,105$45,484$46,863$48,241$49,620$50,998$52,377$53,756
GS-9$45,669$47,191$48,713$50,235$51,757$53,279$54,801$56,324$57,846$59,368
GS-10$50,293$51,969$53,645$55,321$56,998$58,674$60,350$62,026$63,703$65,379
GS-11$55,256$57,098$58,940$60,782$62,624$64,466$66,308$68,150$69,992$71,834
GS-12$66,227$68,435$70,643$72,851$75,059$77,266$79,474$81,682$83,890$86,098
GS-13$78,754$81,380$84,005$86,631$89,256$91,882$94,507$97,133$99,758$102,384
GS-14$93,063$96,165$99,267$102,369$105,471$108,572$111,674$114,776$117,878$120,980
GS-15$109,470$113,119$116,768$120,417$124,066$127,714$131,363$135,012$138,661$142,310

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2006 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Portland GS locality is 17.16%. This is the 2006 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Portland-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 PORTLAND-VANCOUVER-SALEM, OR-WA Locality:

Gresham, Portland, Salem, and other areas within the region.

* 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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