Check out our powerful new 2019 GS Pay Calculator. How is the GS pay raise determined?

Virginia Virginia Beach General Schedule Payscale

The Virginia Beach Locality Area is a General Schedule locality primarily located within Virginia. Federal employees who work within the Virginia Beach locality area receive a locality adjustment of 15.91%, 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 Virginia Beach, 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 Virginia Beach's 15.91% 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.


Note: We have projected the 2020 General Schedule payscale below based on last year's General Schedule base pay increase of 1.4%. We will publish the official General Schedule payscale for 2020 when it becomes available.
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$22,299$23,045$23,788$24,524$25,266$25,700$26,432$27,173$27,202$27,894
GS-2$25,072$25,669$26,499$27,202$27,507$28,316$29,125$29,934$30,743$31,552
GS-3$27,356$28,268$29,180$30,093$31,004$31,916$32,828$33,740$34,652$35,564
GS-4$30,710$31,734$32,756$33,780$34,803$35,827$36,849$37,872$38,896$39,918
GS-5$34,359$35,504$36,650$37,794$38,939$40,084$41,229$42,373$43,518$44,664
GS-6$38,300$39,577$40,854$42,131$43,408$44,686$45,963$47,240$48,518$49,795
GS-7$42,561$43,980$45,398$46,817$48,237$49,656$51,075$52,493$53,912$55,331
GS-8$47,135$48,707$50,277$51,848$53,419$54,990$56,562$58,132$59,703$61,275
GS-9$52,061$53,796$55,531$57,266$59,001$60,736$62,471$64,206$65,941$67,676
GS-10$57,331$59,243$61,153$63,063$64,975$66,885$68,795$70,705$72,616$74,527
GS-11$62,989$65,088$67,188$69,289$71,389$73,489$75,590$77,690$79,790$81,890
GS-12$75,497$78,014$80,531$83,048$85,565$88,082$90,599$93,116$95,633$98,150
GS-13$89,776$92,769$95,760$98,753$101,746$104,737$107,730$110,722$113,715$116,706
GS-14$106,089$109,625$113,162$116,698$120,236$123,772$127,309$130,845$134,381$137,919
GS-15$124,789$128,949$133,109$137,268$141,428$145,586$149,746$153,905$158,065$162,224
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$22,079$22,818$23,553$24,282$25,017$25,446$26,171$26,904$26,933$27,618
GS-2$24,824$25,416$26,237$26,933$27,235$28,036$28,837$29,638$30,439$31,240
GS-3$27,086$27,989$28,892$29,795$30,698$31,601$32,503$33,406$34,309$35,212
GS-4$30,407$31,420$32,433$33,446$34,459$35,472$36,485$37,498$38,511$39,524
GS-5$34,020$35,153$36,287$37,420$38,554$39,688$40,821$41,955$43,088$44,222
GS-6$37,921$39,186$40,450$41,715$42,979$44,244$45,509$46,773$48,038$49,302
GS-7$42,140$43,545$44,950$46,355$47,760$49,164$50,569$51,974$53,379$54,784
GS-8$46,669$48,224$49,780$51,335$52,891$54,446$56,002$57,557$59,113$60,668
GS-9$51,546$53,264$54,982$56,700$58,417$60,135$61,853$63,571$65,289$67,006
GS-10$56,765$58,656$60,548$62,440$64,331$66,223$68,115$70,006$71,898$73,789
GS-11$62,365$64,445$66,524$68,604$70,683$72,763$74,842$76,921$79,001$81,080
GS-12$74,750$77,242$79,734$82,227$84,719$87,211$89,703$92,195$94,687$97,179
GS-13$88,888$91,851$94,813$97,776$100,739$103,701$106,664$109,627$112,589$115,552
GS-14$105,039$108,540$112,042$115,544$119,045$122,547$126,049$129,550$133,052$136,554
GS-15$123,554$127,673$131,791$135,909$140,027$144,146$148,264$152,382$156,501$160,619

* The 2019 General Schedule payscale is capped at a maximum salary of $166,500 per year, which is Level 4 of the Senior Executive Service payscale.


Some of the largest cities and military installations covered by the Virginia Beach locality area include Naval Air Station Ocean, Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story, Naval Support Activity Northwest Annex, Newport News, Joint Bases Langley-Eustis, Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City and Naval Weapons Station Yorktown.

** This Document Provided By GeneralSchedule.org **
Source: http://www.generalschedule.org/localities/virginia-beach