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Federal Employee Pay and Benefits for 2018

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Federal Employee Pay and Benefits for 2018

The 2018 federal budget is shaping up to be one that could reflect major changes in the federal pay and benefits package for employees.

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Federal Employees: Overpaid or Underpaid?

By on April 26, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Federal Employees: Overpaid or Underpaid?

Federal benefits are generally better than benefits offered in the private sector. This accounts for much of the disparity between federal and private sector compensation according to the CBO.

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1.9% Pay Raise Proposed for Federal Employees

By on March 20, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
1.9% Pay Raise Proposed for Federal Employees

A 2018 federal employee pay raise of 1.9% is to be proposed according to new reports.

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2018 Federal Employee Pay Raise and COLAs

By on March 13, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
2018 Federal Employee Pay Raise and COLAs

There is often confusion about the federal employee pay system. Here are some of the common misconceptions and an explanation.

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President Issues Order Finalizing 2017 Federal Employee Pay Raise

By on December 28, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
President Issues Order Finalizing 2017 Federal Employee Pay Raise

An executive order finalizing the 2017 GS pay raise for federal employees has been published.

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Pay Agent Shoots Down Large Expansion of Locality Pay

By on December 18, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Pay Agent Shoots Down Large Expansion of Locality Pay

A large proposed expansion of locality pay has been denied for 2016. Here are the details and who is impacted.

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Calculating Your 2017 GS Salary With Pay Calculator for Federal Employees

By on December 13, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Calculating Your 2017 GS Salary With Pay Calculator for Federal Employees

How much will you make in salary in 2017? The 2017 GS pay calculator provides the information quickly for your grade, step and locality pay area.

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‘Revised’ 2017 Locality Pay Rates Issued for Federal Employees

By on December 12, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
‘Revised’ 2017 Locality Pay Rates Issued for Federal Employees

The revised locality pay rates for various areas of the United States are now out. San Francisco and Washington, DC areas will enjoy the biggest gains.

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President Issues 2.1% Pay Raise Plan for Federal Employees

By on December 9, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
President Issues 2.1% Pay Raise Plan for Federal Employees

President Obama has issued a surprising last minute pay raise plan for federal employees effective in January 2017.

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Federal Employee Locality Pay Update: Holding Off Burlington and Virginia Beach

By on December 7, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Federal Employee Locality Pay Update: Holding Off Burlington and Virginia Beach

Will Burlington, VT and Virginia Beach, VA areas be added as locality pay areas in 2017? They will be added but not in 2017.

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