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Law Enforcement (LEO) Payscale in Nevada for 2018

The Law Enforcement (LEO) payscale is the federal government payscale used to determine the salaries of over 70% of federal civilian employees.

Like the General Schedule (GS) Payscale, under the LEO payscale an employee's base pay depends on two factors - the LEO Paygrade of their job, and the Paygrade Step they have achieved (depending on seniority or performance). This base pay is then modified based on a "Locality Pay Adjustment", which adjusts the LEO payscale based on cost-of-living in different areas within the United States.

Nevada has one or more Locality Pay Adjustment areas with special locality pay adjustment rates. This page lists the locality-adjusted yearly LEO pay scales for each area, with starting pay for a LEO-1 broken down by county in the interactive map.

SACRAMENTO-ROSEVILLE, CA-NV

The SACRAMENTO-ROSEVILLE, CA-NV General Schedule locality region applies to government employees who work in Sacramento and surrounding areas. General Schedule employees who work within this region are paid 24.86% more than the GS base pay rates to account for local cost of living.

LEO Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
LEO-3$34,528$35,486$36,445$37,404$38,363$39,322$40,281$41,240$42,199$43,158
LEO-4$38,760$39,837$40,913$41,989$43,065$44,142$45,218$46,294$47,371$48,447
LEO-5$44,575$45,780$46,985$48,190$49,395$50,600$51,804$53,009$54,214$55,419
LEO-6$46,996$48,338$49,681$51,023$52,365$53,707$55,050$56,392$57,734$59,076
LEO-7$50,736$52,228$53,720$55,212$56,704$58,196$59,688$61,180$62,672$64,164
LEO-8$52,884$54,538$56,191$57,844$59,497$61,150$62,803$64,456$66,110$67,763
LEO-9$56,585$58,411$60,236$62,062$63,887$65,713$67,538$69,363$71,189$73,014
LEO-10$62,314$64,324$66,334$68,345$70,355$72,365$74,375$76,386$78,396$80,406

The Sacramento locality pay rates also apply to federal workers in the following major cities: and other areas within the region.

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LAS VEGAS-HENDERSON, NV-AZ

The LAS VEGAS-HENDERSON, NV-AZ General Schedule locality region applies to government employees who work in Las Vegas and surrounding areas. General Schedule employees who work within this region are paid 16.49% more than the GS base pay rates to account for local cost of living.

LEO Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
LEO-3$32,213$33,108$34,002$34,897$35,792$36,686$37,581$38,475$39,370$40,265
LEO-4$36,162$37,166$38,170$39,174$40,179$41,183$42,187$43,191$44,195$45,199
LEO-5$41,587$42,711$43,835$44,959$46,083$47,208$48,332$49,456$50,580$51,704
LEO-6$43,846$45,098$46,350$47,602$48,855$50,107$51,359$52,612$53,864$55,116
LEO-7$47,335$48,727$50,119$51,511$52,903$54,295$55,687$57,079$58,471$59,863
LEO-8$49,339$50,882$52,424$53,966$55,509$57,051$58,593$60,136$61,678$63,220
LEO-9$52,792$54,495$56,198$57,901$59,604$61,308$63,011$64,714$66,417$68,120
LEO-10$58,137$60,012$61,888$63,763$65,639$67,514$69,390$71,265$73,141$75,016

The Las Vegas locality pay rates also apply to federal workers in the following major cities: Henderson, Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, Indian Springs, and other areas within the region.

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Rest of Nevada Locality Adjustment: 15.37%

Any federal employees in Nevada who do not live in an area for which a specific Locality Pay Adjustment has been set will receive the generic "Rest of the United States" locality pay adjustment of 15.37% (shown in the table below).

LEO Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
LEO-3$31,903$32,789$33,675$34,561$35,447$36,333$37,220$38,106$38,992$39,878
LEO-4$35,814$36,809$37,803$38,798$39,792$40,787$41,781$42,776$43,770$44,765
LEO-5$41,187$42,300$43,414$44,527$45,640$46,754$47,867$48,980$50,094$51,207
LEO-6$43,424$44,664$45,905$47,145$48,385$49,625$50,865$52,106$53,346$54,586
LEO-7$46,879$48,258$49,637$51,015$52,394$53,773$55,151$56,530$57,909$59,287
LEO-8$48,865$50,392$51,920$53,447$54,975$56,502$58,030$59,557$61,085$62,612
LEO-9$52,285$53,971$55,658$57,345$59,031$60,718$62,405$64,091$65,778$67,465
LEO-10$57,578$59,435$61,293$63,150$65,008$66,865$68,722$70,580$72,437$74,295

The Rest of U.S. locality pay rates also apply to federal workers in the following major cities: Fallon, Reno, Hawthorne, and other areas within the region.

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* For some high-paygrade workers, pay under the GS scale may be capped at $164,200 the SES (Senior Executive Scale)'s Level 4 pay for the current year (5 U.S.C. 5304 (g)(1)).

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Source: www.federalpay.org/leo/2018/nevada