Average Salary for U.S. Federal Reserve Employees

U.S. Federal Reserve employees bring home $83K annually on average. For the most part, employee paychecks at U.S. Federal Reserve fluctuate depending on how long you've been working; what you do at the company and where you live also matter, but to a lesser degree. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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U.S. Federal Reserve Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist
3 profiles
$75,819
$49K$124K

Economist
2 profiles
$90,319
$55K$150K

Financial Systems Analyst
2 profiles
$71,668
$54K$92K

United States (change)

Financial Analyst
2 profiles
$68,435
$48K$97K

Police Officer
2 profiles
$52,218
$36K$80K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 24
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About This Company

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Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Average pay is $117K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest slice of the U.S. Federal Reserve workforce (40 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, around $77K annually.

Jobs

The highest paychecks go to Information Technology Support Specialists, who earn $98K per year on average, closely trailed by Financial Analysts (approximately $80K) and Financial Systems Analysts ($72K).

Locations

Residents of Washington, DC pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $89K annually; other top-paying cities include St. Louis, Mo. ($73K) and Richmond, Va. (about $65K). By state, District of Columbia offers the highest pay at approximately $84K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Regarding salaries and education, U.S. Federal Reserve pays those with a Master of Arts (MA) the most — around $107K.

Skills

The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Shell Scripting; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $107K annually. One of the more prevalent skills at U.S. Federal Reserve is Data Analysis, with over a third considering it a key competency. Key skills also include Financial Analysis, SQL, and Statistical Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

With an eye toward the future, U.S. Federal Reserve offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. A large number of workers receive health insurance, and most workers get dental coverage. U.S. Federal Reserve also dishes out privileges such as a company cell phone, life insurance, flexible hours, gym membership, and tuition reimbursement.

U.S. Federal Reserve Job Listings

Key Stats for U.S. Federal Reserve

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %
Salary
$68,500 - $139,350
Salary
$57,209 - $118,669

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

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