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    Department of the Interior

    Department of the Interior
    DOI is the nation’s principal conservation agency. Interior is a large, decentralized agency with over 80,000 employees and 180,000 volunteers located at approximately 2,400 operating locations across the United States, Puerto Rico, U.S. territories, and freely associated states. Its principal mission is to preserve the environmental and cultural values of our nationally-owned public lands and resources and oversees Native American affairs. ...
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    Federal Jobs in Massachusetts

    Federal Jobs in Massachusetts
    Massachusetts has a highly diversified federal workforce that is spread somewhat evenly across federal departments and career sectors. The Department of the Defense employs the most of any department with the Air Force Materiel Command and the Army Research, Development, and Engineering Command employing 1,100 and 700 respectively. The Veterans Health Administration, the Internal Revenue Service, Transportation Security Administration, and the ...
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    10 Tips on Visiting a Recruiter

    Recruiters are well-trained, committed professionals who can answer a lot of your questions about what it's like in the federal government. Recruiters are also very up-front: they face demanding schedules and cannot possibly tell you everything you would like to hear. Therefore, your job is to become a detective - ask plenty of questions! This will ensure that you are given ...
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    Best States for Government Jobs

    Best States for Government Jobs
    The best states for government jobs are in the Southeastern and Pacific regions. Not surprisingly, two states affected by Hurricane Katrina, Louisiana and Mississippi, have also seen some of the largest increases in state and local government employment over the past year. Federal government job growth is not keeping pace with that of state and local governments. The majority of these ...
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    Tampa, FL: Federal Jobs Overview

    Tampa, FL: Federal Jobs Overview
    Tampa is a the center of the Tampa-St. Petersburg, the second-largest metro area in Florida. With over 2.7 million residents, the area continues to grow in economic prominence. The need for additional personnel at the Air Force Reserve Headquarters at the nearby MacDill Air Force Base is fueling the most recent surge in federal jobs in the Tampa area. Advance Your ...
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    Federal Jobs in New Jersey

    Federal Jobs in New Jersey
    Over half of New Jersey's federal workforce is employed by the DoD. Most are involved an defense research activities and that state's top employers are the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command and the U.S. Army Communications Electronics Command, which employ 4,100 and 2,200 respectively. These two elements, more commonly referred to as ARDEC and CECOM are located at Picatinny ...
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    Federal Jobs in Arkansas

    Federal Jobs in Arkansas
    Arkansas employs a relatively small number of federal employees compared to its population. The state's largest federal employer is the U.S. Army Chemical Materials Agency which employs over 1,000 people. Other major federal employers include the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Forest Service, and the Food Safety Inspection Service. Population: 2.8 million Federal Workforce: 13,706 Largest Federal Departments / Agencies ...
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    Department of the Air Force

    Department of the Air Force
    The mission of the United States Air Force is to deliver sovereign options for the defense of the United States of America and its global interests - to fly and fight in Air, Space, and Cyberspace. To achieve that mission, the Air Force has a vision of Global Vigilance, Reach and Power. That vision orbits around three core competencies: Developing Airmen, ...
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    Federal Jobs in Connecticut

    Federal Jobs in Connecticut
    Connecticut is home to a small, but highly educated, federal workforce of over 7,000. The Department of the Navy employs over 1,000 people in the state, but that number is declining due to BRAC closures and downsizing. Connecticut is home to a large number of elderly veterans making the Veterans Health Administration a growing source for federal hiring. Population: 3.5 million ...
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    Chicago Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Chicago, IL-IN-MI metro area. Counties Included: IL - .Cook, DeKalb, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Lake, McHenry, Will; IN - Jasper, Lake, LaPorte, Newton, Porter; WI - Kenosha. 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2007 Salary: $20,254-$25,330 Hourly Rate: $9.70-$12.14 2008 Salary (3% increase): $20,876-$26,108 Salary (3.5% increase): $20,993-$26,255 ...
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    Federal Jobs in Alabama

    Federal Jobs in Alabama
    Alabama's federal workforce is rooted in DoD and NASA-related activities. NASA's George C. Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville employs nearly 2,500 people making the agency the third largest federal employer in the state. Population: 4.6 million Federal Workforce: 36,448 Largest Federal Departments / Agencies (number of employees in parentheses): Department of Defense (22,236), Department of Veterans Affairs (4,449), National Aeronautics ...
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    Federal Jobs in Indiana

    Federal Jobs in Indiana
    The Department of Defense employs nearly half of Indiana's federal workers. Most of these workers are employed at the Defense Finance and Accounting Service and the Naval Sea Systems Command. Other major federal employers include the Veterans Health Administration and the Bureau of the Census. Population: 6.3 million Federal Workforce: 20,910 Largest Federal Departments / Agencies (number of employees in parentheses): ...
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    Los Angeles, CA: Federal Jobs Overview

    Los Angeles, CA: Federal Jobs Overview
    Los Angeles is the largest city in the state of California by population and the second most populous city in the United States. The Greater Los Angeles Area, encompassing five counties, has an estimated population of over 17.7 million people. The city is one of the world's centers of culture, technology, and international trade, and is home to world-renowned institutions in ...
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    Department of Housing and Urban Development

    Department of Housing and Urban Development
    HUD's mission is to increase homeownership, support community development and increase access to affordable housing free from discrimination. To fulfill this mission, HUD will embrace high standards of ethics, management and accountability and forge new partnerships that leverage resources and improve HUD's ability to be effective on the community level. Number of Employees: 9,415 Career Fields: ● Administration / Program Management ...
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    Federal Jobs in Tennessee

    Federal Jobs in Tennessee
    Most of Tennessee's federal employees work for either the VA or DoD. The Veterans Health Administration is the largest federal agency in the state, with 6,700 employees. The Internal Revenue Service is the second largest with nearly 3,700, and the Army Corps of Engineers is the largest DoD agency with over 1,200 federal employees in the Volunteer State. Population: 6 million ...
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    Federal Jobs in South Carolina

    Federal Jobs in South Carolina
    With a large population of current and former military personnel, the DoD and VA dominate federal employment in South Carolina. The Veterans Health Administration is the largest single federal agency in the state, employing nearly 3,000. The largest DoD agency is the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, or SPAWAR, which has a large field facility in Charleston. The DOJ's Bureau ...
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    Highest Paying State Government Social Sciences Jobs

    Below is a list of the state government social sciences jobs with the highest annual salaries. 1) Clinical Psychologists and Counselors - $65,570 2) Psychologists (general) - $63,910 3) Urban and Regional Planners - $57,490 4) Economists - $56,700 Advance Your Career Do you want to learn more about careers in state government? Learn more here. 5) Survey Researchers - $56,070 ...
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    Department of the Treasury

    Department of the Treasury
    The Department of the Treasury is the primary federal agency responsible for the economic and financial prosperity and security of the United States, and as such is responsible for a wide range of activities including advising the President on economic and financial issues, promoting the President’s growth agenda, and enhancing corporate governance in financial institutions. In the international arena, the Department ...
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    Federal Jobs in Louisiana

    Federal Jobs in Louisiana
    Louisiana has seen large demographic and social changes as a result of Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. The state's federal workforce has also been in flux during this period with the Federal Emergency Management Agency becoming the state's second largest federal employer behind the Veterans Health Administration. FEMA employs nearly 1,500 in the state followed closely by the U.S. Army Corps ...
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    Federal Economist Careers

    Federal Economist Careers
    Economist positions require application of a professional knowledge of economics in the performance of duties that include: research into economic phenomena, analysis of economic data, and the preparation of interpretive reports; advice and consultation on economic matters to governmental officials and private organizations or citizens; and the performance of other professional work in economics including supervision and the direction of economists ...
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