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    Are Local Governments Hiring?

    Are Local Governments Hiring?
    Hiring conditions in many cities are tough, but not hopeless. As local governments balance their budgets by cutting services, dipping into their rainy day fund or seek new sources of revenue (yes that means tax increases), they are still looking for critical hires in certain areas. What are these critical hires? It varies from city to city, but most will be ...
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    5 Reasons to Get a Local or State Gov't Job

    5 Reasons to Get a Local or State Gov't Job
    Over 8 million Americans are currently employed by local and state government organizations, and another 1.4 million jobs are expected to be created by 2014. Together, these jobs are recognized as one of the largest employers in the entire US economy. If you're serious about finding a government job, you should not overlook opportunities to work in local and state government. ...
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    Ten Fastest Growing State and Local Gov't Jobs

    Ten Fastest Growing State and Local Gov't Jobs
    According to federal statistics, state and local governments are expected to hire nearly 1.4 million new workers over the next ten years. Combine this number with the large number of vacancies that are expected to arise as more baby boomers retire and you realize that states and localities will be very busy with recruiting over the next decade. Most job growth ...
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    Highest Paying State Government Careers

    Highest Paying State Government Careers
    Though many of the highest paying state government jobs are slightly lower-paying than their federal counterparts, there is greater demand for nearly all of them. As noted in other articles, state governments are expected to fill over 1.4 million jobs by 2016. The career fields listed below have the highest average salaries and link to articles listing the highest paying occupations ...
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    Five Steps to a State or Local Gov't Job

    Five Steps to a State or Local Gov't Job
    Frustrated searching for a federal job? It may not all be your fault. Though government spending is still increasing, the growth of new federal government jobs is actually slowing down. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, federal government employment is expected to decrease by 3.7 percent by 2016. Though there will still be several thousands of federal vacancies due to ...
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    Highest Paying State Government Education and Library Sciences Jobs

    Below is a list of the ten highest paying state government education and library sciences jobs with the highest annual salaries. 1) Nursing Instructors - $70,320 2) Postsecondary Teachers (general) - $60,320 3) Instructional Coordinators - $59,060 4) Adult Literacy, Remedial Education, and GED Instructors - $52,000 Advance Your Career Do you want to learn more about careers in state government? ...
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    Indianapolis Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Indianapolis, IN metro area. Counties Included: IN - Bartholomew, Boone, Brown, Grant, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Henry, Jennings, Johnson, Madison, Marion, Montgomery, Morgan, Putnam, Shelby 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $19,349-$24,205 Hourly Rate: $9.27-$11.60 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: $21,754-$27,373 Hourly Rate: $10.42-$13.12 ...
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    Houston Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Houston, TX metro area. Counties Included: TX - Austin, Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, Liberty, Matagorda, Montgomery, San Jacinto, Walker, Waller 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $21,715-$27,165 Hourly Rate: $10.40-$13.02 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: $24,414-$30,720 Hourly Rate: $11.70-$14.72 Percent of ...
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    Detroit Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Detroit - Warren - Flint, MI metro area. Counties Included: MI - Genesee, Lapeer, Lenawee, Livingston, Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, St. Clair, Washtenaw, Wayne 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $20,886-$26,128 Hourly Rate: $10.01-$12.52 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: $23,483-$29,548 Hourly Rate: $11.25-$14.16 Percent ...
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    Hartford Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Hartford, CT metro area. Counties Included: CT - Hartford, Middlesex, New London, Tolland, Windham; MA - Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $21,132-$26,435 Hourly Rate: $10.13-$12.67 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: $23,759-$29,895 Hourly Rate: $11.38-$14.32 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.3% ...
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    Dayton Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Dayton, OH metro area. Counties Included: OH - Champaign, Clark, Darke, Greene, Miami, Montgomery, Preble 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $19,647-$24,578 Hourly Rate: $9.41-$11.78 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: $22,090-$27,925 Hourly Rate: $10.58-$13.32 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.3% h4. GS-3 2008 Salary: ...
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    Columbus Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Columbus, OH metro area. Counties Included: OH - Delaware, Fairfield, Fayette, Franklin, Knox, Licking, Madison, Marion, Morrow, Pickaway, Ross, Union 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $19,739-$24,693 Hourly Rate: $9.46-$11.83 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: $22,193-$27,925 Hourly Rate: $10.63-$13.38 Percent of Federal Workforce: ...
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    Cleveland - Akron Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Cleveland-Akron, OH metro area. Counties Included: OH - Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain, Medina, Portage, Summit 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $19,963-$24,973 Hourly Rate: $9.57-$11.97 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: $22,444-$28,241 Hourly Rate: $10.75-$13.53 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.3% h4. GS-3 2008 ...
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    Cincinnati Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN metro area. Counties Included: IN - Dearborn, Franklin, Ohio; KY - Boone, Bracken, Campbell, Gallatin, Grant, Kenton, Pendleton; OH - Brown, Butler, Clermont, Clinton, Hamilton, Warren. 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $20,075-$25,113 Hourly Rate: $9.62-$12.03 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: ...
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    Buffalo Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY metro area. Counties Included: NY - Cattaraugus, Erie, Niagara. 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $19,666-$24,601 Hourly Rate: $9.42-$11.79 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: $22,111-$27,821 Hourly Rate: $10.59-$13.33 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.3% h4. GS-3 2008 Salary: $24,125-$31,362 Hourly Rate: ...
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    Denver Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Denver-Aurora-Boulder, CO metro area. Counties Included: CO - Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Clear Creek, Denver, Douglas, Elbert, Gilpin, Jefferson, Larimer, Park, Weld. 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $20,631-$25,808 Hourly Rate: $9.89-$12.37 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: $23,195-$29,186 Hourly Rate: $11.11-$13.98 Percent of ...
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    Huntsville Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Huntsville-Decatur, AL metro area. Counties Included: AL - Lawrence, Limestone, Madison, Morgan 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $19,472-$24,358 Hourly Rate: $9.33-$11.67 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: $21,892-$27,547 Hourly Rate: $10.49-$13.20 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.3% h4. GS-3 2008 Salary: $23,887-$31,052 Hourly Rate: ...
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    Sacramento Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Sacramento, CA-NV metro area. Counties Included: CA - El Dorado, Nevada, Placer, Sacramento, Sutter, Yolo, Yuba. NV - Douglas, Carson City. 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2007 Salary: $19,788-$24,748 Hourly Rate: $9.48-$11.86 2008 Salary (3.5% increase): $20,498-$25,636 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2007 Salary Range: $22,249-$27,995 ...
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    Seattle-Tacoma Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Seattle-Tacoma, WA metro area. Counties Included: WA - Island, King, Kitsap, Mason, Pierce, Skagit, Snohomish, Thurston, Whatcom 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2007 Salary: $19,720-$24,662 Hourly Rate: $9.45-$11.82 2008 Salary (3.5% increase): $20,412-$25,528 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2007 Salary Range: $22,172-$27,898 Hourly Rate: $10.62-$13.37 2008 ...
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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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