Virginia Beach Locality Area - General Schedule Localities

The VIRGINIA BEACH-NORFOLK, VA-NC GS Locality is one of 53 GS Locality Areas used to determine local cost-of-living pay adjustments for federal government employees. The 2019 Locality Pay Adjustment for this locality is 15.91%, which means that GS employees in this area are paid 15.91% more then the GS Base Pay Table.

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

Before 2019, the Virginia Beach GS Locality area did not exist. For all years before 2019, Virginia Beach was part of the "Rest of U.S." locality area.

Get PDF Pay Chart Download PDF The 2019 Locality Adjustment Rate for the Virginia Beach GS locality is 15.91%. This is the 2019 locality-adjusted GS pay table for Virginia Beach-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 VIRGINIA BEACH-NORFOLK, VA-NC Locality:

Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Virginia Beach, Yorktown, 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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