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Converting Federal blue-collar employees to general schedule

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Post Office and Civil Service. Subcommittee on Compensation and Employee Benefits.

Converting Federal blue-collar employees to general schedule

hearing before the Subcommittee on Compensation and Employee Benefits of the Committee on Post Office and Civil Service, House of Representatives, Ninety-sixth Congress, first session, February 12, 1979

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Post Office and Civil Service. Subcommittee on Compensation and Employee Benefits.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Officials and employees -- Salaries, etc

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSerial - House, Committee on Post Office and Civil Service ; no. 96-2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 54 p. ;
    Number of Pages54
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17991590M

    General Schedule Most Federal employees fall under the “General Schedule” or “GS” pay scale. The General Schedule is the pay scale for professional or “white collar” employees, and is comprised of 15 “grades.” The lowest grade is 1, and the highest is . However, current employees applying under VEOA are subject to time-in-grade restrictions like any other General Schedule employee. "Active service" under VEOA means active duty in a uniformed service and includes full- time training duty, annual training duty, full-time National Guard duty, and attendance, while in the active service, at a.

    b, , 56 compensation - wage board employees - conversion to classified positions - rate establishment - environmental differential employees whose postitions are converted from wage grade to general schedule may have environmental differential considered as included in definition of "rate of basic pay" for the purposes of . General Schedule (GS) White-Collar Employees. Federal Wage System (FWS) Blue-Collar Employees. Pay Systems. General Schedule (GS) the agency must convert the hourly rate of pay to an annual rate of pay by multiplying the hourly rate .

    White-collar federal employees on average earn percent less than private-sector workers in comparable jobs, an advisory council announced Friday in the latest report in a Author: Eric Yoder. Almost every working condition found in the private sector can also be found in the federal government. Most white-collar employees work in office buildings, hospitals, or laboratories, while blue-collar employees generally work in factories, warehouses, shipyards, air bases, or construction sites.


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Converting Federal blue-collar employees to general schedule by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Post Office and Civil Service. Subcommittee on Compensation and Employee Benefits. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Fact Sheet - Alert: Paysetting for FWS to GS Movements. This is a reminder that the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) issued interim regulations onthat changed the way pay is set for Federal Wage System (FWS) and other non-General Schedule (GS) employees upon movement to a GS position using the maximum payable rate rule at 5 CFR.

Get this from a library. Converting Federal blue-collar employees to general schedule: hearing before the Subcommittee on Compensation and Employee Benefits of the Committee on Post Office and Civil Service, House of Representatives, Ninety-sixth Congress, first session, Febru [United States.

Converting Federal blue-collar employees to general schedule book. House. Committee on Post Office and Civil Service. Get this from a library. Converting federal blue-collar employees to general schedule: hearing before the Subcommittee on Compensation and Employee Benefits of the Committee on Post Office and Civil Service, House of Representatives; Ninety-sixth Congress, first session; Febru [United States.

Congress. House. Committee on Post Office and Civil Service. that blue-collar federal employees receive the same annual adjustments as their white -collar coworkers.

Although the boundaries of local wage areas are different from General Schedule, the language grants the same annual pay adjustment to all salaried and hourly workers within a given white-collar locality.

of the Federal Wage System that govern blue-collar pay practices and to include fringe benefits in the compensation adjustment process. A CBO companion paper, Compensation Reform for Federal White-Collar Employees; The Administration fs Proposal and Budgetary Options foraddresses similar issues for the General Schedule work force.

Night shift differential and environmental differential are to be included in establishing the rate of basic pay in the wage position for purposes of selecting a rate upon conversion to the General Schedule.

In determining the rate of basic pay in the wage position, the appropriate shift differential is included only for those employees actually assigned to the second or third shift.

The wage schedule for federal blue collar employees at the IRS Service Center in Austin, Texas is a perfect example of how imperfect the current FWS system is. For instance, an electrician covered under the Federal Wage Schedule is typically a grade 10 employee.

The General Schedule (GS) is the predominant pay scale within the United States civil GS includes the majority of white collar personnel (professional, technical, administrative, and clerical) positions.

As of September71 percent of federal civilian employees were paid under the GG pay rates are identical to published GS pay rates. Pay Retention - Placement of a GS non-special rate employee into a lower-graded FWS position (geographic conversion) A GS-7, s employee with an official worksite in San Francisco, CA (locality rate of $52,), is involuntarily placed in a WG-5 position in Charlotte, NC.

The employee is not entitled to grade retention. (a) General. An agency must set an employee's payable rate of basic pay upon promotion following the rules in this section, consistent with 5 U.S.C. (b).The promotion rule in 5 U.S.C.

(b) and the implementing rules in this section apply only to a GS employee who is promoted from one GS grade to a higher GS grade. Consistent with §any general pay. Portability of Benefits Reference Guide, May 1, SECTION 1: INTRODUCTION 6 SECTION 1: INTRODUCTION PURPOSE. This guide provides a summary of laws and regulations applicable to employee movementFile Size: 1MB.

Federal Employees: You be the Judge In the case of a conversion or movement to the General Schedule (GS) pay system, the supplemental rules in paragraph (d) of this section must be followed to determine a virtual GS grade and rate (as of the date before the employee’s conversion or movement out of NSPS) that will be used in apply GS.

sectionpermits employees in CSRS and Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS) to use prior NAF service to qualify for an immediate retirement.

Credit for NAF service under this law will not result in higher CSRS or FERS annuity benefits. A chronology of portability laws is provided at page 4 of this Handbook, followed on page 5 by.

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Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the title of the book). Details *. 4/8/88OPR: Admin/Personnel1. Purpose. This chapter provides policies and procedures for setting salary rates for employees who occupy positions classified and paid under the General Schedule References.A.

PLCivil Service Reform Act of B. Basic FPM ChapterPay Under the General Schedule.C. FPM Supplement (1) Book I, The General. Before the FWS, blue collar Federal workers were paid according to local prevailing private sector rates since the Civil War.

Up untileach Federal agency had authority to determine local prevailing rates and establish wage area boundaries for its employees. As a consequence, blue collar Federal workers at the same. Answer: The current General Schedule (GS) job classification process is both time-consuming and complex.

AcqDemo is designed to create a simplified classification process so that managers can readily use it to classify positions. The AcqDemo classification system is also simplified to reflect the changes from the current GS system to a more generic broadbanding system. I had a friend who was a PS-6 Accounting Technician, who went to another Federal Agency.

Her time was credited as GS-5, eligible to apply for (and got) a GS-7 job. A Mail Handler is a different skillset (blue collar), more equivalent to WG jobs in the Competitive Service than to GS (white collar).

EAS jobs are more closely aligned to GS jobs. Main Federal Pay Schedules and Systems. General Schedule. The General Schedule is the federal government’s main pay system that sets the pay rates for employees in most white-collar positions not at the senior executive or other senior levels.

The General Schedule is composed of 15 grades, or salary levels. the General Schedule (GS) a separate pay system covering most white-collar civilian Federal employees, surveys of non-Federal employers (including State and local governments) determine the pay for GS employees.

There are a number of other differences between the GS and FWS in terms of occupational coverage, geographic coverage, pay. Most of BPA’s workforce falls under the General Schedule (GS) pay scale, which compensates professional, administrative, and clerical occupations commonly referred to as “white collar” or “annual” jobs.

This pay system is composed of 15 grades (GS-1 to GS). Each grade includes ten steps (Steps 1 to 10) for which employees advance based on satisfactory job. * Excludes Federal Wage System (blue collar) employees from coverage under NSPS. * Mandates that all employees with a performance rating above "unacceptable" (rating of 1 on a scale of )) or who do not have a current performance rating receive no less than 60 percent of the annual government-wide General Schedule pay increase.General Schedule (GS) How it Works.

General Schedule (GS) base pay varies from the GS-1 level at $19, per annum to $, per annum at step 10 of the GS grade, not including locality pay adjustments. The Senior Executive Service salary tops out at $, per annum. The average annual salary for full-time non-postal employees has.