Tag: Federal Pay

Federal Pay Lagging Behind Private Sector

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Recent data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics indicate that the federal workforce is lagging the private sector for both wages and employment.

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Executive Order Finalizing 2016 Pay Rates Issued

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President Obama has issued an executive order setting 2016 pay rates for federal employees.

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Spending Bill Deal Seals 2016 Federal Pay Raise

Filed in News by on December 16, 2015 Comments

Congress has not taken action on the 2016 federal employee pay raise. What does this mean for your GS pay in 2016?

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President Tells Federal Workers They Can Go Home Early on Christmas Eve

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President Obama has issued an executive order granting federal workers an extra half day off on Christmas Eve.

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Efforts Underway to Guarantee Back Pay for Federal Employees in the Event of a Shutdown

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Three Congressman are introducing legislation that would ensure that federal workers will be guaranteed backpay in the event of a government shutdown.

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What Are the Worst Agencies to Work for in Government?

Filed in News by on December 8, 2015 Comments

Which federal agencies are the least recommended by the federal employees who work for them? A new report provides the answer.

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Are Federal Executives Overpaid? SES Facts and Myths

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Are members of the Senior Executive Service overpaid? The author looks at a number of facts and myths surround the federal pay debate.

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What Will Your GS Salary Be in 2016?

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How much will the 2016 federal employee pay raise impact your paycheck in 2016? FedSmith’s updated GS Pay Calculator will show you your salary next year.

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