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Wisconsin Milwaukee General Schedule Payscale

1,020 federal employees †
$60,498 average yearly pay
+0% salary raise this year

The Milwaukee Locality Area is a General Schedule locality primarily located within Wisconsin. Federal employees who work within the Milwaukee locality area receive a locality adjustment of 20.14%, which is applied to the base General Schedule payscale.

Locality adjustment rates are set yearly by the OPM to account for higher costs of living within Milwaukee, as compared to the Rest of U.S. locality raise (which is applied to all Federal employees not located within any other locality).

The chart below is the 2019 General Schedule pay table, with Milwaukee's 20.14% locality raise applied to the base pay rates. These are the yearly pay rates that are applicable to most salaried federal employees within this region, based on their GS Grade and Step.


GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$22,568$23,324$24,075$24,821$25,572$26,010$26,752$27,501$27,530$28,235
GS-2$25,375$25,979$26,819$27,530$27,842$28,662$29,481$30,301$31,120$31,939
GS-3$27,686$28,609$29,532$30,454$31,377$32,300$33,222$34,145$35,068$35,990
GS-4$31,081$32,117$33,153$34,188$35,224$36,259$37,295$38,331$39,366$40,402
GS-5$34,775$35,934$37,093$38,253$39,412$40,571$41,731$42,890$44,049$45,209
GS-6$38,762$40,053$41,345$42,636$43,928$45,219$46,511$47,803$49,094$50,386
GS-7$43,075$44,511$45,946$47,382$48,818$50,253$51,689$53,125$54,560$55,996
GS-8$47,704$49,295$50,885$52,476$54,067$55,657$57,248$58,839$60,429$62,020
GS-9$52,690$54,446$56,203$57,959$59,716$61,472$63,228$64,985$66,741$68,498
GS-10$58,024$59,958$61,893$63,827$65,761$67,695$69,630$71,564$73,498$75,432
GS-11$63,749$65,874$67,999$70,125$72,250$74,375$76,500$78,626$80,751$82,876
GS-12$76,409$78,956$81,503$84,050$86,597$89,144$91,691$94,238$96,785$99,332
GS-13$90,859$93,888$96,917$99,946$102,974$106,003$109,032$112,061$115,089$118,118
GS-14$107,369$110,948$114,527$118,106$121,685$125,264$128,843$132,422$136,001$139,580
GS-15$126,295$130,504$134,714$138,924$143,134$147,343$151,553$155,763$159,972$164,182
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$22,568$23,324$24,075$24,821$25,572$26,010$26,752$27,501$27,530$28,235
GS-2$25,375$25,979$26,819$27,530$27,842$28,662$29,481$30,301$31,120$31,939
GS-3$27,686$28,609$29,532$30,454$31,377$32,300$33,222$34,145$35,068$35,990
GS-4$31,081$32,117$33,153$34,188$35,224$36,259$37,295$38,331$39,366$40,402
GS-5$34,775$35,934$37,093$38,253$39,412$40,571$41,731$42,890$44,049$45,209
GS-6$38,762$40,053$41,345$42,636$43,928$45,219$46,511$47,803$49,094$50,386
GS-7$43,075$44,511$45,946$47,382$48,818$50,253$51,689$53,125$54,560$55,996
GS-8$47,704$49,295$50,885$52,476$54,067$55,657$57,248$58,839$60,429$62,020
GS-9$52,690$54,446$56,203$57,959$59,716$61,472$63,228$64,985$66,741$68,498
GS-10$58,024$59,958$61,893$63,827$65,761$67,695$69,630$71,564$73,498$75,432
GS-11$63,749$65,874$67,999$70,125$72,250$74,375$76,500$78,626$80,751$82,876
GS-12$76,409$78,956$81,503$84,050$86,597$89,144$91,691$94,238$96,785$99,332
GS-13$90,859$93,888$96,917$99,946$102,974$106,003$109,032$112,061$115,089$118,118
GS-14$107,369$110,948$114,527$118,106$121,685$125,264$128,843$132,422$136,001$139,580
GS-15$126,295$130,504$134,714$138,924$143,134$147,343$151,553$155,763$159,972$164,182
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$22,159$22,901$23,637$24,371$25,107$25,538$26,266$27,002$27,031$27,715
GS-2$24,914$25,507$26,332$27,031$27,334$28,138$28,942$29,746$30,550$31,353
GS-3$27,184$28,090$28,997$29,904$30,810$31,717$32,624$33,530$34,437$35,341
GS-4$30,517$31,534$32,551$33,567$34,584$35,601$36,617$37,634$38,651$39,667
GS-5$34,143$35,281$36,420$37,559$38,697$39,836$40,975$42,113$43,252$44,391
GS-6$38,059$39,328$40,597$41,866$43,135$44,404$45,673$46,942$48,211$49,480
GS-7$42,293$43,703$45,113$46,524$47,934$49,344$50,754$52,164$53,575$54,985
GS-8$46,838$48,399$49,960$51,521$53,082$54,643$56,204$57,764$59,325$60,886
GS-9$51,733$53,457$55,182$56,907$58,632$60,356$62,081$63,806$65,531$67,256
GS-10$56,970$58,870$60,769$62,668$64,568$66,467$68,367$70,266$72,165$74,065
GS-11$62,591$64,677$66,763$68,849$70,935$73,021$75,107$77,193$79,279$81,365
GS-12$75,022$77,523$80,024$82,525$85,026$87,527$90,028$92,529$95,030$97,531
GS-13$89,210$92,183$95,157$98,130$101,104$104,077$107,051$110,024$112,998$115,971
GS-14$105,419$108,934$112,448$115,962$119,476$122,990$126,504$130,018$133,533$137,047
GS-15$124,002$128,136$132,270$136,403$140,537$144,671$148,804$152,938$157,072$161,206
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$21,716$22,442$23,164$23,883$24,605$25,028$25,742$26,461$26,490$27,160
GS-2$24,416$24,997$25,805$26,490$26,790$27,579$28,367$29,156$29,944$30,733
GS-3$26,640$27,528$28,416$29,304$30,192$31,080$31,968$32,856$33,744$34,631
GS-4$29,906$30,903$31,900$32,897$33,894$34,891$35,888$36,884$37,881$38,878
GS-5$33,459$34,575$35,690$36,805$37,920$39,036$40,151$41,266$42,381$43,496
GS-6$37,298$38,541$39,784$41,027$42,270$43,513$44,756$45,999$47,242$48,485
GS-7$41,447$42,829$44,210$45,592$46,974$48,355$49,737$51,118$52,500$53,882
GS-8$45,901$47,431$48,960$50,490$52,019$53,549$55,079$56,608$58,138$59,667
GS-9$50,698$52,388$54,077$55,766$57,456$59,145$60,835$62,524$64,214$65,903
GS-10$55,830$57,691$59,553$61,414$63,275$65,136$66,997$68,858$70,719$72,580
GS-11$61,339$63,384$65,428$67,473$69,517$71,562$73,607$75,651$77,696$79,740
GS-12$73,521$75,972$78,423$80,873$83,324$85,775$88,225$90,676$93,127$95,577
GS-13$87,426$90,341$93,256$96,171$99,085$102,000$104,915$107,830$110,744$113,659
GS-14$103,311$106,755$110,199$113,643$117,087$120,530$123,974$127,418$130,862$134,306
GS-15$121,523$125,574$129,625$133,677$137,728$141,779$145,830$149,882$153,933$157,984
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$21,448$22,165$22,878$23,588$24,301$24,720$25,425$26,136$26,163$26,823
GS-2$24,115$24,689$25,487$26,163$26,458$27,236$28,015$28,793$29,571$30,349
GS-3$26,311$27,189$28,066$28,944$29,821$30,699$31,576$32,454$33,331$34,209
GS-4$29,538$30,523$31,508$32,493$33,478$34,463$35,448$36,433$37,418$38,403
GS-5$33,047$34,149$35,250$36,352$37,454$38,556$39,658$40,760$41,862$42,964
GS-6$36,838$38,066$39,294$40,522$41,751$42,979$44,207$45,435$46,664$47,892
GS-7$40,936$42,300$43,664$45,028$46,392$47,756$49,120$50,484$51,848$53,212
GS-8$45,335$46,847$48,358$49,870$51,382$52,893$54,405$55,917$57,428$58,940
GS-9$50,073$51,742$53,411$55,079$56,748$58,417$60,086$61,754$63,423$65,092
GS-10$55,142$56,980$58,817$60,655$62,493$64,330$66,168$68,006$69,843$71,681
GS-11$60,583$62,602$64,622$66,641$68,661$70,680$72,700$74,720$76,739$78,759
GS-12$72,615$75,036$77,457$79,878$82,299$84,720$87,141$89,562$91,983$94,404
GS-13$86,349$89,227$92,105$94,983$97,861$100,739$103,617$106,495$109,374$112,252
GS-14$102,037$105,438$108,840$112,241$115,642$119,044$122,445$125,846$129,247$132,649
GS-15$120,025$124,026$128,027$132,029$136,030$140,031$144,032$148,034$152,035$156,036
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$21,236$21,945$22,652$23,354$24,061$24,475$25,173$25,877$25,904$26,565
GS-2$23,876$24,444$25,234$25,904$26,193$26,963$27,733$28,503$29,273$30,043
GS-3$26,050$26,919$27,787$28,655$29,523$30,391$31,259$32,127$32,995$33,863
GS-4$29,245$30,219$31,194$32,168$33,142$34,117$35,091$36,065$37,040$38,014
GS-5$32,720$33,811$34,902$35,993$37,085$38,176$39,267$40,358$41,450$42,541
GS-6$36,473$37,688$38,903$40,119$41,334$42,549$43,764$44,980$46,195$47,410
GS-7$40,531$41,882$43,233$44,584$45,935$47,286$48,637$49,988$51,339$52,690
GS-8$44,886$46,383$47,879$49,375$50,872$52,368$53,864$55,361$56,857$58,353
GS-9$49,577$51,229$52,882$54,534$56,186$57,838$59,491$61,143$62,795$64,447
GS-10$54,596$56,416$58,236$60,056$61,876$63,696$65,516$67,336$69,156$70,976
GS-11$59,983$61,982$63,982$65,981$67,981$69,980$71,980$73,979$75,978$77,978
GS-12$71,896$74,292$76,688$79,084$81,481$83,877$86,273$88,669$91,066$93,462
GS-13$85,494$88,344$91,193$94,043$96,893$99,743$102,592$105,442$108,292$111,142
GS-14$101,027$104,394$107,762$111,129$114,496$117,863$121,230$124,597$127,964$131,331
GS-15$118,837$122,798$126,759$130,720$134,681$138,642$142,603$146,564$150,526$154,487
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$21,025$21,728$22,427$23,123$23,822$24,233$24,924$25,621$25,648$26,300
GS-2$23,640$24,202$24,984$25,648$25,936$26,699$27,462$28,225$28,988$29,751
GS-3$25,793$26,653$27,513$28,372$29,232$30,092$30,952$31,811$32,671$33,531
GS-4$28,956$29,921$30,886$31,850$32,815$33,780$34,745$35,710$36,675$37,640
GS-5$32,396$33,475$34,555$35,634$36,714$37,793$38,873$39,952$41,031$42,111
GS-6$36,111$37,315$38,518$39,722$40,925$42,129$43,332$44,536$45,739$46,942
GS-7$40,129$41,467$42,805$44,143$45,481$46,820$48,158$49,496$50,834$52,172
GS-8$44,442$45,923$47,404$48,885$50,366$51,847$53,328$54,809$56,290$57,771
GS-9$49,086$50,722$52,357$53,993$55,629$57,264$58,900$60,536$62,171$63,807
GS-10$54,056$55,858$57,660$59,462$61,264$63,067$64,869$66,671$68,473$70,275
GS-11$59,389$61,368$63,348$65,327$67,306$69,286$71,265$73,244$75,224$77,203
GS-12$71,184$73,556$75,929$78,301$80,674$83,047$85,419$87,792$90,165$92,537
GS-13$84,647$87,468$90,290$93,111$95,933$98,754$101,575$104,397$107,218$110,040
GS-14$100,027$103,361$106,695$110,029$113,363$116,697$120,031$123,365$126,699$130,033
GS-15$117,661$121,583$125,505$129,427$133,349$137,271$141,193$145,115$149,037$152,960
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$21,025$21,728$22,427$23,123$23,822$24,233$24,924$25,621$25,648$26,300
GS-2$23,640$24,202$24,984$25,648$25,936$26,699$27,462$28,225$28,988$29,751
GS-3$25,793$26,653$27,513$28,372$29,232$30,092$30,952$31,811$32,671$33,531
GS-4$28,956$29,921$30,886$31,850$32,815$33,780$34,745$35,710$36,675$37,640
GS-5$32,396$33,475$34,555$35,634$36,714$37,793$38,873$39,952$41,031$42,111
GS-6$36,111$37,315$38,518$39,722$40,925$42,129$43,332$44,536$45,739$46,942
GS-7$40,129$41,467$42,805$44,143$45,481$46,820$48,158$49,496$50,834$52,172
GS-8$44,442$45,923$47,404$48,885$50,366$51,847$53,328$54,809$56,290$57,771
GS-9$49,086$50,722$52,357$53,993$55,629$57,264$58,900$60,536$62,171$63,807
GS-10$54,056$55,858$57,660$59,462$61,264$63,067$64,869$66,671$68,473$70,275
GS-11$59,389$61,368$63,348$65,327$67,306$69,286$71,265$73,244$75,224$77,203
GS-12$71,184$73,556$75,929$78,301$80,674$83,047$85,419$87,792$90,165$92,537
GS-13$84,647$87,468$90,290$93,111$95,933$98,754$101,575$104,397$107,218$110,040
GS-14$100,027$103,361$106,695$110,029$113,363$116,697$120,031$123,365$126,699$130,033
GS-15$117,661$121,583$125,505$129,427$133,349$137,271$141,193$145,115$149,037$152,960
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$21,025$21,728$22,427$23,123$23,822$24,233$24,924$25,621$25,648$26,300
GS-2$23,640$24,202$24,984$25,648$25,936$26,699$27,462$28,225$28,988$29,751
GS-3$25,793$26,653$27,513$28,372$29,232$30,092$30,952$31,811$32,671$33,531
GS-4$28,956$29,921$30,886$31,850$32,815$33,780$34,745$35,710$36,675$37,640
GS-5$32,396$33,475$34,555$35,634$36,714$37,793$38,873$39,952$41,031$42,111
GS-6$36,111$37,315$38,518$39,722$40,925$42,129$43,332$44,536$45,739$46,942
GS-7$40,129$41,467$42,805$44,143$45,481$46,820$48,158$49,496$50,834$52,172
GS-8$44,442$45,923$47,404$48,885$50,366$51,847$53,328$54,809$56,290$57,771
GS-9$49,086$50,722$52,357$53,993$55,629$57,264$58,900$60,536$62,171$63,807
GS-10$54,056$55,858$57,660$59,462$61,264$63,067$64,869$66,671$68,473$70,275
GS-11$59,389$61,368$63,348$65,327$67,306$69,286$71,265$73,244$75,224$77,203
GS-12$71,184$73,556$75,929$78,301$80,674$83,047$85,419$87,792$90,165$92,537
GS-13$84,647$87,468$90,290$93,111$95,933$98,754$101,575$104,397$107,218$110,040
GS-14$100,027$103,361$106,695$110,029$113,363$116,697$120,031$123,365$126,699$130,033
GS-15$117,661$121,583$125,505$129,427$133,349$137,271$141,193$145,115$149,037$152,960
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$21,025$21,728$22,427$23,123$23,822$24,233$24,924$25,621$25,648$26,300
GS-2$23,640$24,202$24,984$25,648$25,936$26,699$27,462$28,225$28,988$29,751
GS-3$25,793$26,653$27,513$28,372$29,232$30,092$30,952$31,811$32,671$33,531
GS-4$28,956$29,921$30,886$31,850$32,815$33,780$34,745$35,710$36,675$37,640
GS-5$32,396$33,475$34,555$35,634$36,714$37,793$38,873$39,952$41,031$42,111
GS-6$36,111$37,315$38,518$39,722$40,925$42,129$43,332$44,536$45,739$46,942
GS-7$40,129$41,467$42,805$44,143$45,481$46,820$48,158$49,496$50,834$52,172
GS-8$44,442$45,923$47,404$48,885$50,366$51,847$53,328$54,809$56,290$57,771
GS-9$49,086$50,722$52,357$53,993$55,629$57,264$58,900$60,536$62,171$63,807
GS-10$54,056$55,858$57,660$59,462$61,264$63,067$64,869$66,671$68,473$70,275
GS-11$59,389$61,368$63,348$65,327$67,306$69,286$71,265$73,244$75,224$77,203
GS-12$71,184$73,556$75,929$78,301$80,674$83,047$85,419$87,792$90,165$92,537
GS-13$84,647$87,468$90,290$93,111$95,933$98,754$101,575$104,397$107,218$110,040
GS-14$100,027$103,361$106,695$110,029$113,363$116,697$120,031$123,365$126,699$130,033
GS-15$117,661$121,583$125,505$129,427$133,349$137,271$141,193$145,115$149,037$152,960
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$20,636$21,325$22,011$22,695$23,381$23,784$24,462$25,145$25,172$25,817
GS-2$23,202$23,754$24,521$25,172$25,454$26,202$26,950$27,698$28,447$29,195
GS-3$25,315$26,158$27,002$27,845$28,689$29,533$30,376$31,220$32,063$32,907
GS-4$28,420$29,367$30,314$31,261$32,208$33,155$34,102$35,049$35,996$36,943
GS-5$31,796$32,856$33,916$34,976$36,036$37,096$38,156$39,216$40,276$41,336
GS-6$35,442$36,623$37,804$38,986$40,167$41,348$42,529$43,711$44,892$46,073
GS-7$39,386$40,699$42,012$43,325$44,638$45,951$47,264$48,577$49,889$51,202
GS-8$43,619$45,073$46,527$47,981$49,435$50,890$52,344$53,798$55,252$56,706
GS-9$48,176$49,782$51,388$52,994$54,600$56,206$57,812$59,418$61,024$62,630
GS-10$53,054$54,823$56,591$58,359$60,127$61,896$63,664$65,432$67,201$68,969
GS-11$58,289$60,231$62,173$64,116$66,058$68,001$69,943$71,885$73,828$75,770
GS-12$69,864$72,192$74,521$76,849$79,177$81,506$83,834$86,162$88,490$90,819
GS-13$83,079$85,848$88,618$91,387$94,156$96,926$99,695$102,465$105,234$108,004
GS-14$98,173$101,446$104,719$107,992$111,265$114,538$117,811$121,084$124,357$127,630
GS-15$115,481$119,330$123,180$127,029$130,879$134,728$138,578$142,427$146,277$150,126
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$19,796$20,456$21,115$21,770$22,428$22,815$23,465$24,121$24,147$24,764
GS-2$22,256$22,786$23,522$24,147$24,416$25,134$25,852$26,569$27,287$28,005
GS-3$24,284$25,093$25,903$26,712$27,522$28,331$29,141$29,950$30,759$31,569
GS-4$27,262$28,171$29,080$29,989$30,899$31,808$32,717$33,627$34,536$35,445
GS-5$30,500$31,517$32,533$33,549$34,565$35,581$36,597$37,613$38,629$39,646
GS-6$33,998$35,132$36,265$37,399$38,532$39,665$40,799$41,932$43,066$44,199
GS-7$37,782$39,041$40,299$41,558$42,817$44,076$45,335$46,594$47,853$49,111
GS-8$41,842$43,236$44,631$46,026$47,421$48,815$50,210$51,605$52,999$54,394
GS-9$46,214$47,755$49,296$50,837$52,378$53,919$55,460$57,001$58,542$60,083
GS-10$50,893$52,589$54,286$55,983$57,679$59,376$61,073$62,769$64,466$66,163
GS-11$55,914$57,778$59,642$61,506$63,370$65,234$67,098$68,961$70,825$72,689
GS-12$67,017$69,252$71,486$73,720$75,955$78,189$80,424$82,658$84,892$87,127
GS-13$79,694$82,351$85,008$87,665$90,322$92,979$95,637$98,294$100,951$103,608
GS-14$94,173$97,312$100,451$103,590$106,729$109,868$113,007$116,146$119,285$122,424
GS-15$110,776$114,469$118,162$121,855$125,548$129,241$132,934$136,627$140,320$144,013
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$19,214$19,856$20,496$21,131$21,770$22,146$22,776$23,413$23,438$24,030
GS-2$21,604$22,117$22,832$23,438$23,700$24,396$25,093$25,790$26,486$27,183
GS-3$23,571$24,357$25,143$25,928$26,714$27,500$28,285$29,071$29,857$30,642
GS-4$26,461$27,343$28,224$29,106$29,987$30,869$31,750$32,632$33,514$34,395
GS-5$29,605$30,592$31,578$32,565$33,552$34,538$35,525$36,512$37,499$38,485
GS-6$33,001$34,100$35,200$36,300$37,400$38,500$39,600$40,700$41,800$42,900
GS-7$36,672$37,895$39,117$40,340$41,562$42,784$44,007$45,229$46,452$47,674
GS-8$40,613$41,968$43,322$44,676$46,030$47,384$48,738$50,092$51,446$52,801
GS-9$44,857$46,352$47,847$49,343$50,838$52,333$53,828$55,323$56,818$58,313
GS-10$49,399$51,046$52,692$54,338$55,985$57,631$59,278$60,924$62,571$64,217
GS-11$54,274$56,083$57,892$59,702$61,511$63,321$65,130$66,939$68,749$70,558
GS-12$65,050$67,219$69,388$71,556$73,725$75,894$78,062$80,231$82,400$84,568
GS-13$77,355$79,934$82,513$85,092$87,671$90,249$92,828$95,407$97,986$100,565
GS-14$91,409$94,456$97,503$100,550$103,597$106,643$109,690$112,737$115,784$118,831
GS-15$107,525$111,109$114,693$118,277$121,861$125,445$129,029$132,613$136,197$139,781

* The 2019 General Schedule payscale is capped at a maximum salary of $164,200 per year, which is Level 4 of the Senior Executive Service payscale.

Milwaukee Pay Locality Federal Employment Statistics

This section provides statistics on Federal government employees in the Milwaukee pay area, including most common occupations, agencies with the most local employees, and the average paygrade and salary rates of general schedule employees in the area. All data in this section is derived from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM)'s most recent available listings of federal employees in the Milwaukee pay area.

Common Occupations in Milwaukee Locality

Occupation Number Employed Avg. Salary Avg. Bonus
Veterans Claims Examining 408 $69,141.00 $133.00
Medical Support Assistance 212 $41,496.00 $4.00
Nursing Assistant 168 $37,236.00 $12.00
Social Insurance Administration 120 $76,379.00 $235.00
Social Work 112 $78,237.00 $45.00

This table lists the top five occupations held by the approximately 1,020 federal employees working in the Milwaukee Locality, across all agencies, as well as average yearly compensation for Milwaukee Locality based federal employees of that occupation.

Federal Agencies in Milwaukee Locality

Agency Milwaukee Locality Employees Avg. Salary Avg. Bonus
Veterans Health Administration 492 $52,323.00 $20.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 408 $69,141.00 $133.00
Social Security Administration 120 $76,379.00 $235.00

There are three Federal agencies with a significant workforce in the Milwaukee Locality. General Schedule employees at all of the agencies listed below will be paid according to the locality-adjusted GS payscale listed on this page.


Distribution of GS Employees in Milwaukee Locality

There are approximately 1,020 federal employees on the General Schedule payscale located within the Milwaukee pay area. The average federal employee in the Milwaukee lcality earns $60,498 per year, and the average yearly bonus is $86.

Based on data provided by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), the most common job title for federal employees based in the Milwaukee locality is Veterans Claims Examining. The Federal agency with the largest number of employees in the Milwaukee locality is the Veterans Health Administration, which has total of 492 employees in the area.

The bar graph to the left shows the distribution of employees in the Milwaukee pay area by paygrade, from GS-1 to GS-15. To learn more about how paygrades are determined and how they affect a federal employee's salary, see how to calculate GS Pay.


The primary city to which the Milwaukee locality area applies is Milwaukee.

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