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Why Are Current Federal Employees Not Getting the Same Raise as Federal Retirees?

By on December 13, 2017 in Pay & Benefits, Q&A with 0 Comments
Why Are Current Federal Employees Not Getting the Same Raise as Federal Retirees?

Federal retirees will get a higher pay raise next year than what is proposed for current federal employees. I feel this is unfair; why is this the case?

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Lawmakers Pushing Pay Parity for Federal Employees

By on December 5, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Lawmakers Pushing Pay Parity for Federal Employees

A group of House lawmakers have asked President Trump to increase the 2018 federal employee pay raise to match the military’s pay raise.

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1.9 Percent Raise for Federal Employees Moving Forward

By on November 22, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
1.9 Percent Raise for Federal Employees Moving Forward

Congress is again punting on taking a role in determining the 2018 federal employee pay raise. Here is the latest on the raise issue.

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President Proposes 1.9% Average 2018 Federal Employee Raise

By on August 31, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
President Proposes 1.9% Average 2018 Federal Employee Raise

President Trump has issued a letter announcing the alternative federal pay raise for 2018 will average 1.9%.

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Federal Employee Pay Raise Process Moving Ahead

By on August 13, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Federal Employee Pay Raise Process Moving Ahead

The 2018 federal employee pay raise is following the usual tortuous path. Probable result: an average pay raise of 1.9% in January.

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Will 2018 COLA Exceed Federal Employee Raise?

By on July 22, 2017 in Pay & Benefits, Retirement with 0 Comments
Will 2018 COLA Exceed Federal Employee Raise?

Current federal employees are likely to receive a smaller pay increase in 2018 than federal retirees.

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Tentative Agreement Announced to Give Postal Employees a Pay Raise

By on June 2, 2017 in Agency News, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Tentative Agreement Announced to Give Postal Employees a Pay Raise

The National Association of Letter Carriers recently announced a tentative agreement that would give pay raises and COLAs to a number of Postal employees.

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Federal Employee Pay and Benefits for 2018

By on May 24, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
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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Dueling Statistics on Federal Employee Pay

By on May 18, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Dueling Statistics on Federal Employee Pay

A House committee held a hearing on federal employee compensation. Interest groups are out in force. Here is a summary of competing arguments.

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Pay Parity For Federal Employees and Military?

By on May 2, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Pay Parity For Federal Employees and Military?

Will military and federal civilians receive the same pay raise in 2018? Here is how pay raises compare for the past 10 years.

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