Tag: Federal Pay

Legislation Introduced to Pay DHS Employees During a Shutdown

Filed in News by on February 24, 2015 Comments

Legislation has been introduced to ensure that all Department of Homeland Security employees receive retroactive pay if there is a shutdown, regardless of furlough status.

Continue Reading »

Locating the Salary of a Federal Employee

Filed in News by on February 22, 2015 Comments

The fiscal year 2014 individual federal employee salary information is now online. Here is how to sort through this large database. Note that this article describes the main database of federal employees and not the database of Postal Service employees which is also available at FedsDataCenter.com.

Continue Reading »

What is the Salary of a Postal Service Employee?

Filed in News by on February 19, 2015 Comments

How much does an individual Postal Service employee make each year or per hour? You can quickly find out using the searchable database of Postal employee salaries at FedsDataCenter.com. This article will show you how.

Continue Reading »

Pay Raises, Inflation and the Federal Workforce

Filed in News by on February 8, 2015 Comments

The president has recommended a 1.3% pay raise for 2016. Does the rate of inflation make a difference in the annual pay raise? How have federal pay raises under President Obama compared to previous administrations?

Continue Reading »

Legislation Introduced to Roll Back Increased Pension Contributions

Filed in News by on February 5, 2015 Comments

Legislation has been introduced that would lower the pension contribution amounts for new federal employees.

Continue Reading »

A Closer Look at Obama’s 2016 Budget

Filed in News by on February 2, 2015 Comments

The White House released the president’s 2016 budget proposal on Monday. Here are some of the highlights that will be of most interest to federal employees.

Continue Reading »

1.3% Federal Pay Raise Proposed for 2016

Filed in News by on February 1, 2015 Comments

President Obama will propose a 1.3% pay raise for federal employees in 2016.

Continue Reading »

Bill Would Give Federal Workers 6 Weeks of Paid Parental Leave

Filed in Headline Archives by on January 26, 2015 Comments

Democrats in Congress have reintroduced legislation that would give federal workers six weeks of paid parental leave.

Continue Reading »

Free Email Updates

Sign up for our free email updates to get our latest news sent directly to your inbox
  • Our top stories sent each business day
  • More news from your FedSmith.com authors
  • The day's closing prices for the TSP funds
  • Videos for the federal workforce