Tag: Federal Pay

Gender, Age and Salary in the Federal Workforce

Filed in Headlines, News by on June 27, 2016 Comments

How has the average federal employee changed in the past 5 years? Is there a difference in average salary for men and women? Is the workforce getting older or younger? Here is a summary.

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Another Step Toward a 1.6% Raise in 2017

Filed in News by on June 19, 2016 Comments

A 1.6% annual federal pay raise for 2017 is continuing to work its way through Congress. Here is the latest information.

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Average Fed Salary in DC Tops $112,000. Lowest State: About $66,000

Filed in News by on June 12, 2016 Comments

Is there a difference between the states in the average salary paid to federal employees there? The wide differential may surprise some. DC comes out on top with an average salary now above $112,000 but California has 8.19% of the federal workforce within its borders and an average of $83,306.

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1.6% Pay Raise for 2017 Advancing in Congress

Filed in News by on May 25, 2016 Comments

A 2017 pay raise of 1.6% is working its way through Congress. This would be the highest raise federal employees have had since 2010.

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Search Options For Locating Individual Federal Employee Salaries

Filed in News by on May 24, 2016 Comments

The latest available federal employee salary data are now available for searching on FedsDataCenter.com. What are options for locating salaries for federal employees by location, occupation, amount of salaries, bonus payments, etc.? Here is a guide on how to use this database.

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Fear Not: New FLSA Rules Aren’t Applicable to Federal Employees

Filed in News by on May 23, 2016 Comments

The author reminds federal workers that the new rules regarding salary based coverage under the Fair Labor Standards Act do not apply to them. However, he explains what the new rules are and what they could mean for the federal workforce.

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2017 Pay: Will No Congressional Pay Raise Impact Federal Employees?

Filed in News by on May 19, 2016 Comments

Congress has not had a pay raise since 2009 and is unlikely to have one in 2017. Should Congress receive a pay raise? Will this impact any federal employee pay raise in 2017? Take the survey within the article and express your opinion.

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Which Federal Employees Are Impacted by OPM’s Recent Revised Pay Setting Guidance?

Filed in News by on April 26, 2016 Comments

The U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) recently updated its fact sheet on setting employee’s pay when moving from a nonappropriated fund (NAFI) position to a General Schedule (GS) position. What exactly does this mean and which federal employees are impacted?

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