Tag: Locality Pay

New Locality Pay Areas Proposed

By on July 10, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
New Locality Pay Areas Proposed

OPM is proposing to add Des Moines, IA and Imperial County, CA to the locality pay area system.

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26.71% Federal Employee Pay Disparity Says FSC

By on May 19, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
26.71% Federal Employee Pay Disparity Says FSC

The Federal Salary Council has made recommendations for locality pay areas and a pay raise for federal employees in 2021.

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The Winners in 2020 Locality Pay Are…

By on December 27, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
The Winners in 2020 Locality Pay Are…

Which locality pay areas will receive the biggest raise in 2020 and which will get the lowest? Here are all of the locality pay rates for 2020.

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The 2020 Pay Raise is Now Official

By on December 26, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
The 2020 Pay Raise is Now Official

President Trump has signed an Executive Order implementing the 2020 pay raise.

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No New Locality Pay Areas in 2020

By on December 24, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
No New Locality Pay Areas in 2020

A new President’s Pay Agent report does not add locality pay areas in 2020 and finds the Salary Council’s method of comparing pay with private sector “lacks credibility”.

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2020 Pay Raise Unfair to Retirees?

By on December 23, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
2020 Pay Raise Unfair to Retirees?

Which group comes out ahead in determining a COLA or the annual federal pay raise?

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80% Disparity for Fed Benefits Says Report

By on November 15, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
80% Disparity for Fed Benefits Says Report

A report describing an 80% advantage in compensation for federal workers has received little notice. Here is a summary.

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Congressman Seeking Big Locality Pay Bump for Modesto, CA

By on September 4, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Congressman Seeking Big Locality Pay Bump for Modesto, CA

One Congressman is pushing to expand the current boundaries of the highest paying locality area in the country.

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Pay Raise, a COLA and Locality Pay

By on July 25, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Pay Raise, a COLA and Locality Pay

What are the differences in a COLA, pay raise and locality pay? Who is impacted by each of these?

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Salary Council Recommends New Locality Pay Areas

By on July 12, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Salary Council Recommends New Locality Pay Areas

The Federal Salary Council recommends new locality pay areas, but not all Council members agree on measuring pay disparity.

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