Tag: Pay Differential

White House Proposals For Civil Service Reform: What They Got Right

By on February 15, 2018 in Human Resources, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
White House Proposals For Civil Service Reform: What They Got Right

The White House’s 2019 budget blueprint offered many proposals for civil service reform. The author provides an analysis of which ones he says are correct.

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The Truth About Federal Pay

By on September 27, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
The Truth About Federal Pay

Are federal employees over or underpaid? The author says that reports on both sides of the argument are generally inaccurate.

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80% Differential in Federal and Private Sector Compensation

By on September 24, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
80% Differential in Federal and Private Sector Compensation

A new study argues federal workers are paid 80% higher than private sector workers with respect to their total compensation package.

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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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When Does the Administrative Workweek Begin?

By on April 9, 2015 in Pay & Benefits, Q&A with 0 Comments

When does the regularly scheduled work week begin? Is it always on a Sunday or is it Monday?

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Night Pay During Travel

By on February 11, 2015 in Pay & Benefits, Q&A with 0 Comments

If a GS employee is on official travel during his or her regularly scheduled duty hours that fall between 6 p.m. and 6 a.m., does the employee continue to receive night pay whether or not she or he performs actual duty?

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Night Differential During Training and Travel

By on February 4, 2015 in Pay & Benefits, Q&A with 0 Comments

I am a night shift employee. If I go away for training out of state and I am there for a week or two and my training class is in the day does this apply?

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Night Differential and Annual Leave

By on January 6, 2015 in Pay & Benefits, Q&A with 0 Comments

Will I be paid night pay if I have annual leave for the whole pay period (80 hours); night tour is my regular shift?

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Night Differential and Change in Shift for FWS Employees

By on December 31, 2014 in Pay & Benefits, Q&A with 0 Comments

Housekeeping aides received night differential pay, but the payroll office disagreed with paying the differential. What are your thoughts?

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