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Kansas Government Pay Charts Kansas General Schedule Payscales

964 federal employees †
$57,001 average yearly pay
+5% salary raise this year

Federal employees in Kansas are paid an adjusted base salary based on which of the two General Schedule localities that cover Kansas in which they work. Localities that cover parts of Kansas include Kansas City and Rest of U.S..

This table lists all of the major cities and military installations within Kansas 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
Kansas City   Civilian 351 Kansas City 18.65%
Leavenworth   Civilian 1,020 Kansas City 18.65%
Olathe   Civilian 12 Kansas City 18.65%
Overland Park   Civilian 84 Kansas City 18.65%
Fort Riley   Army Unknown Rest of U.S. 16.82%
Topeka   Civilian 1,589 Kansas City 18.65%
McConnell Air Force Base   Air Force 822 Rest of U.S. 16.82%
Fort Leavenworth   Army 1 Kansas City 18.65%

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).

Kansas Federal Employment Statistics

This section provides statistics on Federal government employees in Kansas, 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 Kansas.

Common Occupations in Kansas

Occupation Number Employed Avg. Salary Avg. Bonus
Contact Representative 296 $51,519.00 $0.00
Medical Support Assistance 229 $44,161.00 $13.00
Financial Clerical And Assistance 208 $47,448.00 $0.00
Human Resources Management 130 $70,687.00 $39.00
Contracting 101 $84,031.00 $0.00

This table lists the top five occupations held by the approximately 964 federal employees working in Kansas, Kansas, as well as average yearly compensation for Kansas based federal employees of that occupation.

Federal Agencies in Kansas

Agency Kansas Employees Avg. Salary Avg. Bonus
Veterans Health Administration 964 $57,001.00 $11.00

There are one Federal agency with a significant workforce in Kansas. General Schedule employees at all of the agencies listed below will be paid according to the locality-adjusted GS payscale listed on this page.

Distribution of GS Employees in Kansas

There are approximately 964 federal employees on the General Schedule payscale located within Kansas. The average federal employee in Kansas earns $57,001 per year, and the average yearly bonus is $11.

Based on data provided by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), the most common job title for federal employees based in Kansas is Contact Representative. The Federal agency with the largest number of employees in Kansas is the Veterans Health Administration, which has total of 964 employees in the area.

The bar graph to the left shows the distribution of employees in Kansas 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.

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