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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 104,811 $99,756
Maryland 63,836 $91,506
California 58,011 $76,513
Texas 44,793 $74,206
Florida 30,225 $73,036
New York 27,082 $76,649
Pennsylvania 26,945 $74,874
Colorado 20,478 $75,697
Arizona 19,870 $66,088
Illinois 18,718 $75,509
Washington 16,688 $72,726
Ohio 16,608 $71,499
Virginia 15,893 $87,990
Georgia 14,764 $75,113
North Carolina 14,478 $70,979
Missouri 13,883 $70,008
Tennessee 13,555 $69,324
Oregon 13,508 $67,729
Massachusetts 12,621 $79,071
New Mexico 11,220 $64,162
Alabama 11,194 $68,674
Michigan 11,114 $68,357
Utah 10,563 $66,500
West Virginia 9,647 $73,078
Kentucky 9,347 $67,561
Minnesota 9,005 $69,769
Wisconsin 8,741 $66,105
Louisiana 8,170 $69,187
Indiana 8,069 $67,600
Oklahoma 7,908 $65,871
Montana 7,579 $63,549
South Carolina 7,274 $69,149
Idaho 6,960 $64,511
Arkansas 6,444 $63,975
Kansas 6,426 $66,818
Mississippi 6,222 $67,188
New Jersey 6,007 $81,063
Nevada 5,539 $67,663
Iowa 5,034 $63,642
South Dakota 4,996 $63,290
Nebraska 4,323 $64,477
Alaska 4,146 $74,288
Wyoming 4,122 $62,076
Connecticut 3,140 $76,151
Hawaii 2,737 $70,246
North Dakota 2,694 $63,819
Maine 2,127 $67,078
New Hampshire 2,122 $73,528
Vermont 2,110 $68,424
Rhode Island 1,735 $73,445
Delaware 1,139 $75,190

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