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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 100,416 $110,412
Maryland 61,099 $101,918
California 57,370 $83,464
Texas 46,112 $81,147
Florida 31,167 $79,874
Pennsylvania 26,728 $82,041
New York 25,817 $83,808
Colorado 20,144 $84,061
Illinois 18,022 $83,002
Ohio 16,905 $78,976
Washington 16,645 $79,461
Arizona 15,989 $71,355
North Carolina 15,548 $78,349
Missouri 15,479 $74,957
Georgia 14,506 $81,284
Virginia 14,309 $95,945
Tennessee 13,976 $74,329
Oregon 13,502 $73,538
Massachusetts 12,583 $86,952
Utah 11,879 $71,488
Michigan 11,069 $74,672
Alabama 11,050 $75,026
New Mexico 11,009 $69,465
West Virginia 10,033 $79,302
Minnesota 8,981 $75,787
Wisconsin 8,950 $71,818
Kentucky 8,757 $73,410
Louisiana 8,441 $74,776
Oklahoma 8,115 $71,165
Montana 7,910 $68,225
South Carolina 7,657 $75,019
Indiana 7,342 $73,864
Idaho 7,231 $68,646
Kansas 6,798 $73,433
Arkansas 6,519 $69,449
Mississippi 6,119 $72,221
New Jersey 6,072 $90,243
Nevada 5,807 $73,291
South Dakota 5,016 $67,661
Iowa 4,987 $68,539
Nebraska 4,259 $69,409
Alaska 4,212 $81,440
Wyoming 4,207 $66,585
Connecticut 3,277 $85,301
Hawaii 2,940 $76,125
North Dakota 2,587 $68,573
New Hampshire 2,156 $80,702
Maine 2,042 $72,778
Vermont 2,040 $73,615
Rhode Island 1,757 $85,502
Delaware 1,203 $82,564

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