Tag: Locality Pay

New Locality Pay Areas Proposed

July 10, 2020 11:24 AM
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

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…

December 27, 2019 11:03 AM
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

December 26, 2019 6:43 PM
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

December 24, 2019 3:36 PM

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?

December 23, 2019 2:18 PM
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

November 15, 2019 11:42 AM
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

September 4, 2019 10:37 AM
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

July 25, 2019 4:22 PM
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

July 12, 2019 12:28 PM

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

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