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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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    Boston Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Boston - Worcester - Manchester, MA-NH-ME-RI metro area. Counties Included: MA - Barnstable, Bristol, Essex, Middlesex, Norfolk, Plymouth, Suffolk, Worcester; NH - Belknap, Hillsborough, Merrimack, Rockingham, Strafford; RI - Bristol, Kent, Newport, Providence, Washington; ME - York. 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2007 Salary: $20,117-$25,159 Hourly Rate: $9.64-$12.06 ...
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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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    Washington - Baltimore Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Baltimore - Washington, DC-MD-PA-VA-WV metro area. Counties Included: District of Columbia; MD - Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Calvert, Carroll, Charles, Frederick, Harford, Howard, Montgomery, Prince George's, Queen Anne's, St. Mary's, Washington, Baltimore City; PA - Adams, York; VA - Arlington, Clarke, Culpeper, Fairfax, Fauquier, Frederick, King George, Loudoun, Prince William, ...
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    Federal Jobs in California

    Federal Jobs in California
    California is the largest state in the U.S. and is the location for over 150,000 federal jobs. The state is ethnically diverse and its economy is rooted in the financial services, agriculture and the defense services industry. Population: 36.5 million Federal Workforce: 151,101 Largest Federal Departments (number of employees in parentheses): Department of Defense (54,926), Department of Veterans Affairs (20,662), Department ...
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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 Colorado

    Federal Jobs in Colorado
    Nearly one-third of Colorado's federal employees work for the Defense Department, mostly for the Department of the Air Force. The Air Force Space Command and the U.S. Air Force Academy, both in Colorado Springs, are the state's largest defense-related federal employers. Four DOI agencies: the National Park Service, the U.S. Geological Survey, the Bureau of Reclamation, and the Bureau of Land ...
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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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    Federal Jobs in Delaware

    Federal Jobs in Delaware
    Nearly half of Delaware's relatively small federal workforce is employed by the Department of the Air Force as part of the Air Mobility Command. The Veterans Health Administration and the USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service also employ significant numbers of federal workers. Population: 0.8 million Federal Workforce: 3,179 Largest Federal Departments / Agencies (number of employees in parentheses): Department of ...
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    Federal Jobs in Maryland

    Federal Jobs in Maryland
    Southern Maryland borders Washington, DC, and as a result the state has the fourth highest number of federal workers behind California, Texas, and neighboring Virginia. Maryland's largest federal agency is the National Institutes of Health which employs 17,000 employees at its headquarters in Bethesda. The Food and Drug Administration and the Naval Air Systems Command are also major federal employers in ...
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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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    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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    Federal Jobs in Michigan

    Federal Jobs in Michigan
    Over one-third of Michigan's federal workforce is employed by the Department of Defense by tank and automotive related agencies. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armament Command (TACOM) and its research and development element (TARDEC) combine to employ over 5,000 at their facilities in Warren. The Veterans Health Administration, Internal Revenue Service, Transportation Security Administration, and the Bureau of Customs and Border ...
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    Federal Jobs in Minnesota

    Federal Jobs in Minnesota
    Despite a relatively minimal number of Defense Department employees, Minnesota does have a high number of military veterans making the Veterans Health Administration the state's largest federal employer with over 4,000 employees. The Transportation Security Administration, Bureau of Prisons, Forest Service, and the Army National Guard are also significant federal employers in the state, each employing over 500. Population: 5.2 million ...
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    Federal Jobs in Pennsylvania

    Federal Jobs in Pennsylvania
    Pennsylvania's aging population has increased demand for new hires at the Veterans Health Administration and the Social Security Administration which employ 9,000 and 4,000 respectively. Defense-related employment makes up over one-third of the state's federal workforce with the Defense Logistics Agency, the Naval Supply Systems Command, and the U.S. Army Communications and Electronics Command each employing over 4,000 Pennsylvanians. Population: 12.5 ...
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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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    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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    Federal Jobs in Oklahoma

    Federal Jobs in Oklahoma
    The DoD represents nearly two-thirds of federal employment in Oklahoma, mostly at the Air Force Materiel Command which employs nearly 13,000 in the state. These employees work primarily at the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center. Another significant federal employer is the Federal Aviation Administration which employs over 3,500, mostly at its training academy, also in Oklahoma City. The state's large Native ...
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    Federal Jobs in Oregon

    Federal Jobs in Oregon
    Oregon's federal workforce is represented by large USDA, DOI, and DOE segments. The largest single federal employer is the USDA's Forest Service, which employs nearly 4,800 in the state. Much of Oregon's eastern half is desert and mostly owned by the federal government making the DOI's Bureau of Land Management a large presence in the state. The majority of Oregon's minimal ...
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    Federal Jobs in Rhode Island

    Federal Jobs in Rhode Island
    Rhode Island's federal workforce is dominated by the Department of Defense, and the Department of the Navy in particular. The Naval Sea Systems Command employs nearly 2,500 in Newport. The Veterans Health Administration is also a large federal presence, employing nearly 1,000 in the state. Population: 1.1 million Federal Workforce: 6,502 Largest Federal Departments / Agencies (number of employees in parentheses): ...
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