Tag: Federal Pay

2013 Salary Data: Federal Salaries Increase Despite Pay Freeze

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on May 12, 2014

Which federal agencies have the highest and lowest federal employee salaries? Which racial and ethnic groups have the highest and lowest federal employee salaries? Which occupational categories have the highest and lowest salaries in the federal workforce? New data from OPM reveal answers to these questions.

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Federal Jobs With Highest Average Salary and Highest Bonuses

Filed in News by on May 7, 2014

Which federal jobs have the highest average salary and the highest bonus payments? Here are the listings.

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How to Locate the Salary of a Postal Service Employee

Filed in News by on May 1, 2014

How do you locate the latest salary of an individual Postal Service employee? This article provides a basic overview of the process.

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AFGE Asks OMB to Forgo Collection of Back Retirement Taxes from New Federal Employees

Filed in News by on April 29, 2014

The American Federation of Government Employees is asking the Office of Management and Budget to forgo collecting back retirement taxes from new federal employees to avoid placing an undue financial burden on them.

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Bill Introduced to Stop Bonuses for Some Federal Employees

Filed in News by on April 29, 2014

U.S. Senators Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) and Claire McCaskill (D-MO) have introduced legislation that would prohibit bonuses from being paid to federal workers who are not in good standing with their agency or the law.

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The Heat Is Turned Up on Federal Pay

Filed in News by on April 22, 2014

The author offers some analysis on the debate over whether federal employees are paid too much or too little and says that neither side is going to concede to the other. He says that salary surveys are a waste and must be done differently for there to be any real conclusion on the debate.

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How Many Federal Employees Are In the Highest Paid Groups?

Filed in News by on April 20, 2014

How many federal employees are there in groupings of the highest pay levels for federal employees? Which agencies pay the highest average salaries?

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Comparing Salaries for Men and Women in Government

Filed in News by on April 12, 2014

OPM has issued a report on gender pay equality in the government based on a requirement imposed on the agency by the president. Here is a summary of the report. The result: More women are in professional positions than there used to be and the gender pay gap has gone down significantly.

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