Tag: Locality Pay

When Might We See Imperial County Get Locality Pay?

July 11, 2019 6:05 PM , Updated July 22, 2019 9:24 AM

What are the chances of Imperial County being added as a new pay locality next year?

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COLAs, Locality Pay and Raises

May 9, 2019 4:06 PM , Updated May 20, 2019 10:07 AM
COLAs, Locality Pay and Raises

Why did federal employees get a smaller raise than the annual COLA? Here is a quick explanation.

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Why Are the New Locality Pay Increases So Small?

April 4, 2019 9:37 AM , Updated April 16, 2019 10:18 AM
Why Are the New Locality Pay Increases So Small?

I was shocked by the small pay increases under the new locality areas. Am I missing something?

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Winners and Losers in Locality Pay Areas

April 1, 2019 11:18 AM , Updated April 12, 2019 8:33 AM
Winners and Losers in Locality Pay Areas

Which areas received the biggest locality pay increases in 2019 and which ones received the smallest increases?

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At Long Last: Revised 2019 Annual Salaries Released

March 28, 2019 5:53 PM , Updated April 10, 2019 7:46 AM
At Long Last: Revised 2019 Annual Salaries Released

FedSmith readers have anxiously been awaiting the finalized salary figures for 2019 that reflect the pay raise. Here is how much your pay will be for the remainder of the year.

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New Pay Systems Proposed for Some Federal Jobs

March 19, 2019 2:33 PM , Updated May 26, 2019 11:28 AM
New Pay Systems Proposed for Some Federal Jobs

The President’s Management Agenda calls for action to establish special occupational pay systems for some federal jobs.

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How Will the Pay Raise Impact Locality Pay?

February 18, 2019 7:26 AM , Updated February 28, 2019 8:47 AM
How Will the Pay Raise Impact Locality Pay?

How will the 2019 pay raise impact locality pay, and what does the Pay Agent have to say about new locality pay areas?

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It’s Official: Federal Employees Are Getting a Raise in 2019

February 15, 2019 3:05 PM , Updated February 25, 2019 12:20 PM
It’s Official: Federal Employees Are Getting a Raise in 2019

Thanks to the spending bill that just became law, federal employees will have a pay raise in 2019, overriding the pay freeze that was previously in place.

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1.9% Retroactive Pay Raise Now Likely

February 14, 2019 7:27 AM , Updated February 15, 2019 3:14 PM
1.9% Retroactive Pay Raise Now Likely

A raise of 1.9% appears more likely than seemed possible a few weeks ago. Here is the latest.

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Pay Freeze Stands for 2019

December 28, 2018 7:20 PM , Updated January 6, 2019 2:05 PM
Pay Freeze Stands for 2019

Because Congress has not overridden the president’s proposed pay freeze, and an Executive Order has been issued freezing pay, no raise is expected in 2019.

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