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Wisconsin Milwaukee, Wisconsin General Schedule Payscale

Location County Population Gov't Employees GS Locality
Milwaukee Milwaukee County 599,642 3,116 Milwaukee (MIL)

There are approximately 3,116 federal employees under the General Schedule employed in Milwaukee. All federal employees in Milwaukee are paid under the adjusted General Schedule pay table for the Milwaukee GS Locality, which provides for a 20.58% pay increase above the base GS pay rates. Locality Adjustments are used to account for higher costs of living in Milwaukee, and to keep government salaries competitive with comparable private sector jobs.

The yearly base salaries of General Schedule employees in Milwaukee can be determined from the 2019 pay chart below, based on their GS Grade and Step. For more details, learn more about the GS Payscale or use our General Schedule salary calculator.


Note: We have projected the 2020 General Schedule payscale below based on last year's General Schedule base pay increase of 1.4%. We will publish the official General Schedule payscale for 2020 when it becomes available.
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$23,197$23,974$24,747$25,512$26,284$26,735$27,497$28,268$28,298$29,018
GS-2$26,083$26,704$27,567$28,298$28,615$29,456$30,298$31,140$31,981$32,823
GS-3$28,458$29,407$30,356$31,305$32,253$33,202$34,151$35,100$36,049$36,996
GS-4$31,948$33,012$34,076$35,141$36,205$37,270$38,334$39,398$40,463$41,527
GS-5$35,744$36,935$38,126$39,316$40,508$41,699$42,890$44,080$45,272$46,463
GS-6$39,843$41,172$42,500$43,828$45,157$46,486$47,815$49,144$50,472$51,801
GS-7$44,276$45,752$47,228$48,703$50,181$51,656$53,132$54,608$56,084$57,560
GS-8$49,034$50,669$52,303$53,937$55,572$57,206$58,841$60,474$62,108$63,743
GS-9$54,159$55,964$57,769$59,574$61,378$63,183$64,988$66,793$68,598$70,403
GS-10$59,641$61,630$63,617$65,604$67,592$69,579$71,567$73,554$75,542$77,529
GS-11$65,527$67,710$69,895$72,080$74,265$76,450$78,635$80,820$83,005$85,190
GS-12$78,539$81,158$83,775$86,394$89,012$91,631$94,249$96,868$99,486$102,105
GS-13$93,393$96,506$99,618$102,732$105,845$108,957$112,071$115,183$118,296$121,408
GS-14$110,363$114,042$117,721$121,400$125,080$128,759$132,438$136,117$139,796$143,476
GS-15$129,816$134,144$138,472$142,798$147,126$151,452$155,780$160,106$164,434$166,500*
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$22,968$23,737$24,502$25,260$26,025$26,471$27,226$27,988$28,018$28,731
GS-2$25,825$26,440$27,294$28,018$28,333$29,166$29,999$30,832$31,666$32,499
GS-3$28,177$29,116$30,056$30,995$31,934$32,874$33,813$34,752$35,692$36,631
GS-4$31,632$32,686$33,739$34,793$35,847$36,901$37,955$39,009$40,063$41,117
GS-5$35,390$36,570$37,749$38,928$40,107$41,287$42,466$43,645$44,824$46,004
GS-6$39,449$40,764$42,080$43,396$44,711$46,027$47,342$48,658$49,973$51,289
GS-7$43,838$45,299$46,761$48,222$49,684$51,145$52,607$54,068$55,530$56,991
GS-8$48,549$50,167$51,785$53,404$55,022$56,640$58,258$59,876$61,495$63,113
GS-9$53,623$55,410$57,197$58,984$60,771$62,558$64,345$66,132$67,919$69,706
GS-10$59,052$61,020$62,987$64,955$66,923$68,891$70,859$72,827$74,795$76,762
GS-11$64,878$67,041$69,204$71,368$73,531$75,694$77,857$80,021$82,184$84,347
GS-12$77,762$80,355$82,947$85,539$88,132$90,724$93,317$95,909$98,502$101,094
GS-13$92,469$95,551$98,633$101,715$104,797$107,879$110,961$114,043$117,125$120,207
GS-14$109,271$112,914$116,556$120,199$123,842$127,484$131,127$134,770$138,413$142,055
GS-15$128,532$132,816$137,101$141,385$145,669$149,953$154,237$158,522$162,806$166,500*
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$22,568$23,324$24,075$24,821$25,572$26,010$26,752$27,501$27,530$28,235
GS-2$25,375$25,979$26,819$27,530$27,842$28,662$29,481$30,301$31,120$31,939
GS-3$27,686$28,609$29,532$30,454$31,377$32,300$33,222$34,145$35,068$35,990
GS-4$31,081$32,117$33,153$34,188$35,224$36,259$37,295$38,331$39,366$40,402
GS-5$34,775$35,934$37,093$38,253$39,412$40,571$41,731$42,890$44,049$45,209
GS-6$38,762$40,053$41,345$42,636$43,928$45,219$46,511$47,803$49,094$50,386
GS-7$43,075$44,511$45,946$47,382$48,818$50,253$51,689$53,125$54,560$55,996
GS-8$47,704$49,295$50,885$52,476$54,067$55,657$57,248$58,839$60,429$62,020
GS-9$52,690$54,446$56,203$57,959$59,716$61,472$63,228$64,985$66,741$68,498
GS-10$58,024$59,958$61,893$63,827$65,761$67,695$69,630$71,564$73,498$75,432
GS-11$63,749$65,874$67,999$70,125$72,250$74,375$76,500$78,626$80,751$82,876
GS-12$76,409$78,956$81,503$84,050$86,597$89,144$91,691$94,238$96,785$99,332
GS-13$90,859$93,888$96,917$99,946$102,974$106,003$109,032$112,061$115,089$118,118
GS-14$107,369$110,948$114,527$118,106$121,685$125,264$128,843$132,422$136,001$139,580
GS-15$126,295$130,504$134,714$138,924$143,134$147,343$151,553$155,763$159,972$164,182
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$22,159$22,901$23,637$24,371$25,107$25,538$26,266$27,002$27,031$27,715
GS-2$24,914$25,507$26,332$27,031$27,334$28,138$28,942$29,746$30,550$31,353
GS-3$27,184$28,090$28,997$29,904$30,810$31,717$32,624$33,530$34,437$35,341
GS-4$30,517$31,534$32,551$33,567$34,584$35,601$36,617$37,634$38,651$39,667
GS-5$34,143$35,281$36,420$37,559$38,697$39,836$40,975$42,113$43,252$44,391
GS-6$38,059$39,328$40,597$41,866$43,135$44,404$45,673$46,942$48,211$49,480
GS-7$42,293$43,703$45,113$46,524$47,934$49,344$50,754$52,164$53,575$54,985
GS-8$46,838$48,399$49,960$51,521$53,082$54,643$56,204$57,764$59,325$60,886
GS-9$51,733$53,457$55,182$56,907$58,632$60,356$62,081$63,806$65,531$67,256
GS-10$56,970$58,870$60,769$62,668$64,568$66,467$68,367$70,266$72,165$74,065
GS-11$62,591$64,677$66,763$68,849$70,935$73,021$75,107$77,193$79,279$81,365
GS-12$75,022$77,523$80,024$82,525$85,026$87,527$90,028$92,529$95,030$97,531
GS-13$89,210$92,183$95,157$98,130$101,104$104,077$107,051$110,024$112,998$115,971
GS-14$105,419$108,934$112,448$115,962$119,476$122,990$126,504$130,018$133,533$137,047
GS-15$124,002$128,136$132,270$136,403$140,537$144,671$148,804$152,938$157,072$161,206
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$21,716$22,442$23,164$23,883$24,605$25,028$25,742$26,461$26,490$27,160
GS-2$24,416$24,997$25,805$26,490$26,790$27,579$28,367$29,156$29,944$30,733
GS-3$26,640$27,528$28,416$29,304$30,192$31,080$31,968$32,856$33,744$34,631
GS-4$29,906$30,903$31,900$32,897$33,894$34,891$35,888$36,884$37,881$38,878
GS-5$33,459$34,575$35,690$36,805$37,920$39,036$40,151$41,266$42,381$43,496
GS-6$37,298$38,541$39,784$41,027$42,270$43,513$44,756$45,999$47,242$48,485
GS-7$41,447$42,829$44,210$45,592$46,974$48,355$49,737$51,118$52,500$53,882
GS-8$45,901$47,431$48,960$50,490$52,019$53,549$55,079$56,608$58,138$59,667
GS-9$50,698$52,388$54,077$55,766$57,456$59,145$60,835$62,524$64,214$65,903
GS-10$55,830$57,691$59,553$61,414$63,275$65,136$66,997$68,858$70,719$72,580
GS-11$61,339$63,384$65,428$67,473$69,517$71,562$73,607$75,651$77,696$79,740
GS-12$73,521$75,972$78,423$80,873$83,324$85,775$88,225$90,676$93,127$95,577
GS-13$87,426$90,341$93,256$96,171$99,085$102,000$104,915$107,830$110,744$113,659
GS-14$103,311$106,755$110,199$113,643$117,087$120,530$123,974$127,418$130,862$134,306
GS-15$121,523$125,574$129,625$133,677$137,728$141,779$145,830$149,882$153,933$157,984
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$21,448$22,165$22,878$23,588$24,301$24,720$25,425$26,136$26,163$26,823
GS-2$24,115$24,689$25,487$26,163$26,458$27,236$28,015$28,793$29,571$30,349
GS-3$26,311$27,189$28,066$28,944$29,821$30,699$31,576$32,454$33,331$34,209
GS-4$29,538$30,523$31,508$32,493$33,478$34,463$35,448$36,433$37,418$38,403
GS-5$33,047$34,149$35,250$36,352$37,454$38,556$39,658$40,760$41,862$42,964
GS-6$36,838$38,066$39,294$40,522$41,751$42,979$44,207$45,435$46,664$47,892
GS-7$40,936$42,300$43,664$45,028$46,392$47,756$49,120$50,484$51,848$53,212
GS-8$45,335$46,847$48,358$49,870$51,382$52,893$54,405$55,917$57,428$58,940
GS-9$50,073$51,742$53,411$55,079$56,748$58,417$60,086$61,754$63,423$65,092
GS-10$55,142$56,980$58,817$60,655$62,493$64,330$66,168$68,006$69,843$71,681
GS-11$60,583$62,602$64,622$66,641$68,661$70,680$72,700$74,720$76,739$78,759
GS-12$72,615$75,036$77,457$79,878$82,299$84,720$87,141$89,562$91,983$94,404
GS-13$86,349$89,227$92,105$94,983$97,861$100,739$103,617$106,495$109,374$112,252
GS-14$102,037$105,438$108,840$112,241$115,642$119,044$122,445$125,846$129,247$132,649
GS-15$120,025$124,026$128,027$132,029$136,030$140,031$144,032$148,034$152,035$156,036
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$21,236$21,945$22,652$23,354$24,061$24,475$25,173$25,877$25,904$26,565
GS-2$23,876$24,444$25,234$25,904$26,193$26,963$27,733$28,503$29,273$30,043
GS-3$26,050$26,919$27,787$28,655$29,523$30,391$31,259$32,127$32,995$33,863
GS-4$29,245$30,219$31,194$32,168$33,142$34,117$35,091$36,065$37,040$38,014
GS-5$32,720$33,811$34,902$35,993$37,085$38,176$39,267$40,358$41,450$42,541
GS-6$36,473$37,688$38,903$40,119$41,334$42,549$43,764$44,980$46,195$47,410
GS-7$40,531$41,882$43,233$44,584$45,935$47,286$48,637$49,988$51,339$52,690
GS-8$44,886$46,383$47,879$49,375$50,872$52,368$53,864$55,361$56,857$58,353
GS-9$49,577$51,229$52,882$54,534$56,186$57,838$59,491$61,143$62,795$64,447
GS-10$54,596$56,416$58,236$60,056$61,876$63,696$65,516$67,336$69,156$70,976
GS-11$59,983$61,982$63,982$65,981$67,981$69,980$71,980$73,979$75,978$77,978
GS-12$71,896$74,292$76,688$79,084$81,481$83,877$86,273$88,669$91,066$93,462
GS-13$85,494$88,344$91,193$94,043$96,893$99,743$102,592$105,442$108,292$111,142
GS-14$101,027$104,394$107,762$111,129$114,496$117,863$121,230$124,597$127,964$131,331
GS-15$118,837$122,798$126,759$130,720$134,681$138,642$142,603$146,564$150,526$154,487
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$21,025$21,728$22,427$23,123$23,822$24,233$24,924$25,621$25,648$26,300
GS-2$23,640$24,202$24,984$25,648$25,936$26,699$27,462$28,225$28,988$29,751
GS-3$25,793$26,653$27,513$28,372$29,232$30,092$30,952$31,811$32,671$33,531
GS-4$28,956$29,921$30,886$31,850$32,815$33,780$34,745$35,710$36,675$37,640
GS-5$32,396$33,475$34,555$35,634$36,714$37,793$38,873$39,952$41,031$42,111
GS-6$36,111$37,315$38,518$39,722$40,925$42,129$43,332$44,536$45,739$46,942
GS-7$40,129$41,467$42,805$44,143$45,481$46,820$48,158$49,496$50,834$52,172
GS-8$44,442$45,923$47,404$48,885$50,366$51,847$53,328$54,809$56,290$57,771
GS-9$49,086$50,722$52,357$53,993$55,629$57,264$58,900$60,536$62,171$63,807
GS-10$54,056$55,858$57,660$59,462$61,264$63,067$64,869$66,671$68,473$70,275
GS-11$59,389$61,368$63,348$65,327$67,306$69,286$71,265$73,244$75,224$77,203
GS-12$71,184$73,556$75,929$78,301$80,674$83,047$85,419$87,792$90,165$92,537
GS-13$84,647$87,468$90,290$93,111$95,933$98,754$101,575$104,397$107,218$110,040
GS-14$100,027$103,361$106,695$110,029$113,363$116,697$120,031$123,365$126,699$130,033
GS-15$117,661$121,583$125,505$129,427$133,349$137,271$141,193$145,115$149,037$152,960
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$21,025$21,728$22,427$23,123$23,822$24,233$24,924$25,621$25,648$26,300
GS-2$23,640$24,202$24,984$25,648$25,936$26,699$27,462$28,225$28,988$29,751
GS-3$25,793$26,653$27,513$28,372$29,232$30,092$30,952$31,811$32,671$33,531
GS-4$28,956$29,921$30,886$31,850$32,815$33,780$34,745$35,710$36,675$37,640
GS-5$32,396$33,475$34,555$35,634$36,714$37,793$38,873$39,952$41,031$42,111
GS-6$36,111$37,315$38,518$39,722$40,925$42,129$43,332$44,536$45,739$46,942
GS-7$40,129$41,467$42,805$44,143$45,481$46,820$48,158$49,496$50,834$52,172
GS-8$44,442$45,923$47,404$48,885$50,366$51,847$53,328$54,809$56,290$57,771
GS-9$49,086$50,722$52,357$53,993$55,629$57,264$58,900$60,536$62,171$63,807
GS-10$54,056$55,858$57,660$59,462$61,264$63,067$64,869$66,671$68,473$70,275
GS-11$59,389$61,368$63,348$65,327$67,306$69,286$71,265$73,244$75,224$77,203
GS-12$71,184$73,556$75,929$78,301$80,674$83,047$85,419$87,792$90,165$92,537
GS-13$84,647$87,468$90,290$93,111$95,933$98,754$101,575$104,397$107,218$110,040
GS-14$100,027$103,361$106,695$110,029$113,363$116,697$120,031$123,365$126,699$130,033
GS-15$117,661$121,583$125,505$129,427$133,349$137,271$141,193$145,115$149,037$152,960
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$21,025$21,728$22,427$23,123$23,822$24,233$24,924$25,621$25,648$26,300
GS-2$23,640$24,202$24,984$25,648$25,936$26,699$27,462$28,225$28,988$29,751
GS-3$25,793$26,653$27,513$28,372$29,232$30,092$30,952$31,811$32,671$33,531
GS-4$28,956$29,921$30,886$31,850$32,815$33,780$34,745$35,710$36,675$37,640
GS-5$32,396$33,475$34,555$35,634$36,714$37,793$38,873$39,952$41,031$42,111
GS-6$36,111$37,315$38,518$39,722$40,925$42,129$43,332$44,536$45,739$46,942
GS-7$40,129$41,467$42,805$44,143$45,481$46,820$48,158$49,496$50,834$52,172
GS-8$44,442$45,923$47,404$48,885$50,366$51,847$53,328$54,809$56,290$57,771
GS-9$49,086$50,722$52,357$53,993$55,629$57,264$58,900$60,536$62,171$63,807
GS-10$54,056$55,858$57,660$59,462$61,264$63,067$64,869$66,671$68,473$70,275
GS-11$59,389$61,368$63,348$65,327$67,306$69,286$71,265$73,244$75,224$77,203
GS-12$71,184$73,556$75,929$78,301$80,674$83,047$85,419$87,792$90,165$92,537
GS-13$84,647$87,468$90,290$93,111$95,933$98,754$101,575$104,397$107,218$110,040
GS-14$100,027$103,361$106,695$110,029$113,363$116,697$120,031$123,365$126,699$130,033
GS-15$117,661$121,583$125,505$129,427$133,349$137,271$141,193$145,115$149,037$152,960
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$21,025$21,728$22,427$23,123$23,822$24,233$24,924$25,621$25,648$26,300
GS-2$23,640$24,202$24,984$25,648$25,936$26,699$27,462$28,225$28,988$29,751
GS-3$25,793$26,653$27,513$28,372$29,232$30,092$30,952$31,811$32,671$33,531
GS-4$28,956$29,921$30,886$31,850$32,815$33,780$34,745$35,710$36,675$37,640
GS-5$32,396$33,475$34,555$35,634$36,714$37,793$38,873$39,952$41,031$42,111
GS-6$36,111$37,315$38,518$39,722$40,925$42,129$43,332$44,536$45,739$46,942
GS-7$40,129$41,467$42,805$44,143$45,481$46,820$48,158$49,496$50,834$52,172
GS-8$44,442$45,923$47,404$48,885$50,366$51,847$53,328$54,809$56,290$57,771
GS-9$49,086$50,722$52,357$53,993$55,629$57,264$58,900$60,536$62,171$63,807
GS-10$54,056$55,858$57,660$59,462$61,264$63,067$64,869$66,671$68,473$70,275
GS-11$59,389$61,368$63,348$65,327$67,306$69,286$71,265$73,244$75,224$77,203
GS-12$71,184$73,556$75,929$78,301$80,674$83,047$85,419$87,792$90,165$92,537
GS-13$84,647$87,468$90,290$93,111$95,933$98,754$101,575$104,397$107,218$110,040
GS-14$100,027$103,361$106,695$110,029$113,363$116,697$120,031$123,365$126,699$130,033
GS-15$117,661$121,583$125,505$129,427$133,349$137,271$141,193$145,115$149,037$152,960
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$20,636$21,325$22,011$22,695$23,381$23,784$24,462$25,145$25,172$25,817
GS-2$23,202$23,754$24,521$25,172$25,454$26,202$26,950$27,698$28,447$29,195
GS-3$25,315$26,158$27,002$27,845$28,689$29,533$30,376$31,220$32,063$32,907
GS-4$28,420$29,367$30,314$31,261$32,208$33,155$34,102$35,049$35,996$36,943
GS-5$31,796$32,856$33,916$34,976$36,036$37,096$38,156$39,216$40,276$41,336
GS-6$35,442$36,623$37,804$38,986$40,167$41,348$42,529$43,711$44,892$46,073
GS-7$39,386$40,699$42,012$43,325$44,638$45,951$47,264$48,577$49,889$51,202
GS-8$43,619$45,073$46,527$47,981$49,435$50,890$52,344$53,798$55,252$56,706
GS-9$48,176$49,782$51,388$52,994$54,600$56,206$57,812$59,418$61,024$62,630
GS-10$53,054$54,823$56,591$58,359$60,127$61,896$63,664$65,432$67,201$68,969
GS-11$58,289$60,231$62,173$64,116$66,058$68,001$69,943$71,885$73,828$75,770
GS-12$69,864$72,192$74,521$76,849$79,177$81,506$83,834$86,162$88,490$90,819
GS-13$83,079$85,848$88,618$91,387$94,156$96,926$99,695$102,465$105,234$108,004
GS-14$98,173$101,446$104,719$107,992$111,265$114,538$117,811$121,084$124,357$127,630
GS-15$115,481$119,330$123,180$127,029$130,879$134,728$138,578$142,427$146,277$150,126
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$19,796$20,456$21,115$21,770$22,428$22,815$23,465$24,121$24,147$24,764
GS-2$22,256$22,786$23,522$24,147$24,416$25,134$25,852$26,569$27,287$28,005
GS-3$24,284$25,093$25,903$26,712$27,522$28,331$29,141$29,950$30,759$31,569
GS-4$27,262$28,171$29,080$29,989$30,899$31,808$32,717$33,627$34,536$35,445
GS-5$30,500$31,517$32,533$33,549$34,565$35,581$36,597$37,613$38,629$39,646
GS-6$33,998$35,132$36,265$37,399$38,532$39,665$40,799$41,932$43,066$44,199
GS-7$37,782$39,041$40,299$41,558$42,817$44,076$45,335$46,594$47,853$49,111
GS-8$41,842$43,236$44,631$46,026$47,421$48,815$50,210$51,605$52,999$54,394
GS-9$46,214$47,755$49,296$50,837$52,378$53,919$55,460$57,001$58,542$60,083
GS-10$50,893$52,589$54,286$55,983$57,679$59,376$61,073$62,769$64,466$66,163
GS-11$55,914$57,778$59,642$61,506$63,370$65,234$67,098$68,961$70,825$72,689
GS-12$67,017$69,252$71,486$73,720$75,955$78,189$80,424$82,658$84,892$87,127
GS-13$79,694$82,351$85,008$87,665$90,322$92,979$95,637$98,294$100,951$103,608
GS-14$94,173$97,312$100,451$103,590$106,729$109,868$113,007$116,146$119,285$122,424
GS-15$110,776$114,469$118,162$121,855$125,548$129,241$132,934$136,627$140,320$144,013
GS Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
GS-1$19,214$19,856$20,496$21,131$21,770$22,146$22,776$23,413$23,438$24,030
GS-2$21,604$22,117$22,832$23,438$23,700$24,396$25,093$25,790$26,486$27,183
GS-3$23,571$24,357$25,143$25,928$26,714$27,500$28,285$29,071$29,857$30,642
GS-4$26,461$27,343$28,224$29,106$29,987$30,869$31,750$32,632$33,514$34,395
GS-5$29,605$30,592$31,578$32,565$33,552$34,538$35,525$36,512$37,499$38,485
GS-6$33,001$34,100$35,200$36,300$37,400$38,500$39,600$40,700$41,800$42,900
GS-7$36,672$37,895$39,117$40,340$41,562$42,784$44,007$45,229$46,452$47,674
GS-8$40,613$41,968$43,322$44,676$46,030$47,384$48,738$50,092$51,446$52,801
GS-9$44,857$46,352$47,847$49,343$50,838$52,333$53,828$55,323$56,818$58,313
GS-10$49,399$51,046$52,692$54,338$55,985$57,631$59,278$60,924$62,571$64,217
GS-11$54,274$56,083$57,892$59,702$61,511$63,321$65,130$66,939$68,749$70,558
GS-12$65,050$67,219$69,388$71,556$73,725$75,894$78,062$80,231$82,400$84,568
GS-13$77,355$79,934$82,513$85,092$87,671$90,249$92,828$95,407$97,986$100,565
GS-14$91,409$94,456$97,503$100,550$103,597$106,643$109,690$112,737$115,784$118,831
GS-15$107,525$111,109$114,693$118,277$121,861$125,445$129,029$132,613$136,197$139,781

* The 2019 General Schedule payscale is capped at a maximum salary of $166,500 per year, which is Level 4 of the Senior Executive Service payscale.

Milwaukee Federal Employment Statistics

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

Common Occupations in Milwaukee

Occupation Number Employed Avg. Salary Avg. Bonus
Veterans Claims Examining 393 $69,674.00 $134.00
Medical Support Assistance 212 $41,570.00 $4.00
Nursing Assistant 166 $37,358.00 $15.00
Social Insurance Administration 120 $76,497.00 $235.00
Social Work 113 $78,316.00 $49.00

This table lists the top five occupations held by the approximately 1,004 federal employees working in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, as well as average yearly compensation for Milwaukee based federal employees of that occupation.

Federal Agencies in Milwaukee

Agency Milwaukee Employees Avg. Salary Avg. Bonus
Veterans Health Administration 491 $52,415.00 $23.00
Veterans Benefits Administration 393 $69,674.00 $134.00
Social Security Administration 120 $76,497.00 $235.00

There are three Federal agencies with a significant workforce in Milwaukee. 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 Milwaukee

There are approximately 1,004 federal employees on the General Schedule payscale located within Milwaukee. The average federal employee in Milwaukee earns $60,683 per year, and the average yearly bonus is $87.

Based on data provided by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), the most common job title for federal employees based in Milwaukee is Veterans Claims Examining. The Federal agency with the largest number of employees in Milwaukee is the Veterans Health Administration, which has total of 491 employees in the area.

The bar graph to the left shows the distribution of employees in Milwaukee 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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