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General Schedule Payscales by State

Most salaried Federal government employees are paid under the General Schedule payscale, where total pay is determined by a base pay rate that is modified by a locality adjustment rate, a cost of living factor that is determined by where the employee lives and works. In this section of the site, you can find locality-adjusted pay tables by state and city.

State Name Federal Employee Count Average Pay
District Of Columbia 102,566 $114,904
Maryland 64,425 $104,649
California 57,776 $87,948
Texas 49,543 $83,129
Florida 33,444 $82,465
Pennsylvania 27,456 $84,849
New York 26,409 $86,819
Colorado 20,051 $88,822
Illinois 18,732 $85,105
Ohio 17,102 $82,180
North Carolina 16,422 $81,225
Washington 16,404 $83,906
Missouri 16,321 $77,804
Georgia 16,036 $83,463
Arizona 15,928 $75,020
Virginia 14,967 $99,398
Tennessee 14,703 $77,268
Massachusetts 12,517 $91,337
Oregon 12,163 $77,275
Utah 12,033 $75,832
Alabama 11,675 $77,009
Michigan 11,254 $77,567
New Mexico 10,740 $73,143
West Virginia 10,614 $81,744
Wisconsin 9,306 $75,591
Minnesota 9,168 $79,689
Oklahoma 8,590 $73,958
Louisiana 8,453 $76,671
Kentucky 8,254 $75,997
South Carolina 8,103 $77,952
Indiana 7,436 $76,707
Kansas 7,077 $75,653
Arkansas 6,590 $72,055
Montana 6,486 $72,987
New Jersey 6,223 $92,657
Mississippi 6,089 $74,081
Nevada 6,008 $76,544
Idaho 5,877 $73,907
Iowa 5,249 $70,990
South Dakota 4,985 $70,278
Nebraska 4,353 $71,722
Alaska 3,646 $86,460
Wyoming 3,437 $70,920
Connecticut 3,417 $88,683
Hawaii 3,086 $79,832
North Dakota 2,609 $71,864
New Hampshire 2,137 $86,712
Maine 2,022 $78,704
Vermont 2,019 $78,092
Rhode Island 1,754 $90,830
Delaware 1,300 $87,010

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Source: http://www.generalschedule.org/states