Tag: Pay Raise

Obama Proposes Plan for 1% Pay Increase

By on August 30, 2013 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

In a letter issued late Friday, the president has said that he is transmitting an alternate pay plan for an across the board pay increase of 1% for the federal workforce.

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Pay Parity and Your 2013 Pay Raise

By on January 12, 2012 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

The debate over a pay raise for federal employees in 2013 is well underway. Pay parity with the military is a tactic proponents will often use to vie for a larger pay increase for federal employees.

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Your New Salary: How Much Will You Make in 2010?

By on December 27, 2009 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

Why will the 2010 pay raise for some readers be less than 2%? Which geographic area will receive the biggest pay raise in 2010?

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Calculating Your 2010 Pay Rate: How Much Will You See in Your Paycheck?

By on August 9, 2009 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

What will your 2010 pay rate be in actual dollars and cents? That depends in large part on the final action by Congress and the President.

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Pay Parity and Your 2010 Pay Raise

By on April 30, 2009 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

Congress says it approves the idea of pay parity between federal employees and military personnel but doesn’t indicate how much should be approved for a possible pay raise in 2010. Will federal employees be asked to take a lower raise in the midst of rising unemployment and low inflation? Also, federal retirees are on track to go without a COLA increase.

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President Asks Federal Employees to Sacrifice in 2010: Proposes 2% Pay Raise

By on February 27, 2009 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

How much will your pay raise be in 2010? President Obama has proposed 2% for civilians to bring federal pay and benefit practices “more in line with the private sector.”

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NSPS and Your 2009 Pay Raise

By on December 29, 2008 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

We know that the average federal employee will receive a raise of 3.9% in 2008 and federal retirees will get a COLA of as much as 5.8%. What about employees under NSPS? Many NSPS employees in the Washington, DC area will get a higher raise than those under the GS system.

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Pay, COLAs and Your 2009 Paycheck

By on November 5, 2008 in Pay & Benefits, Retirement with 0 Comments

COLA’s and pay raises are of interest to virtually all of our readers. There is also confusion about who gets what increase. Here is a brief explanation of the 2009 COLA and the 2009 federal employee pay raise–and why you do not get both a pay raise and a COLA.

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3.9% Average Pay Raise for Feds in 2009 in Temporary Spending Bill

By on September 30, 2008 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

A temporary government spending bill will fund the federal government into March of next year. It also contains an average pay raise for federal employees of 3.9% that will be effective in January.

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Projecting Your 2009 Federal Pay Increase

By on May 21, 2008 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

The 2009 federal pay raise will be influenced by a number of factors. Here are some of the events that will influence the amount of next year’s average federal pay raise.

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