Delaware General Schedule Payscales
Federal employees in Delaware are paid an adjusted base salary based on which of the two General Schedule localities that cover Delaware in which they work. Localities that cover parts of Delaware include Philadelphia and Rest of U.S..
This table lists all of the major cities and military installations within Delaware where Federal employees work. Each city lists the GS Locality in which it is located, and the current Locality Adjustment applicable to that locality. Click on any city or locality to see the adjusted pay tables for that region.
|City / Base||Locality Type||Federal Employee Count †||GS Locality Name||Locality Adjustment|
|Dover Air Force Base||Air Force||152||Philadelphia||26.95%|
† Employee count includes only Non-DoD Employees in the GS Pay Scale. However, these rates apply to all General Schedule (GS) employees, including those in the Department of Defense (DoD).
Delaware Federal Employment Statistics
This section provides statistics on Federal government employees in Delaware, 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 Delaware.
Common Occupations in Delaware
|Occupation||Number Employed||Avg. Salary||Avg. Bonus|
|Medical Support Assistance||110||$48,117.00||$172.00|
This table lists the top one occupations held by the approximately 110 federal employees working in Delaware, Delaware, as well as average yearly compensation for Delaware based federal employees of that occupation.
Federal Agencies in Delaware
|Agency||Delaware Employees||Avg. Salary||Avg. Bonus|
|Veterans Health Administration||110||$48,117.00||$172.00|
There are one Federal agency with a significant workforce in Delaware. General Schedule employees at all of the agencies listed below will be paid according to the locality-adjusted GS payscale listed on this page.
There are approximately 110 federal employees on the General Schedule payscale located within Delaware. The average federal employee in Delaware earns $48,117 per year, and the average yearly bonus is $172.
Based on data provided by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), the most common job title for federal employees based in Delaware is Medical Support Assistance. The Federal agency with the largest number of employees in Delaware is the Veterans Health Administration, which has total of 110 employees in the area.
The bar graph to the left shows the distribution of employees in Delaware 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.