Click here to skip navigation
An official website of the United States Government.
Skip Navigation

In This Section

Pay & Leave Salaries & Wages

Salary Table No. 2019-SL/ST

Rates of Basic Pay for Employees in Senior-Level (SL) and Scientific or Professional (ST) Positions
Rates Frozen at 2018 Levels

Effective January 2019

Structure of the SL/ST Pay System Minimum Maximum
Agencies with a Certified SL/ST Performance Appraisal System $126,148 $189,600
Agencies without a Certified SL/ST Performance Appraisal System $126,148 $174,500

Section 738 of division E of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018 (Public Law 115-141, March 23, 2018), continued the freeze on the payable pay rates for certain senior political officials at 2013 levels through January 5, 2019, or the date of enactment of new appropriations legislation. For more information, please see Compensation Policy Memorandum 2018-08 at https://chcoc.gov/content/continued-pay-freeze-certain-senior-political-officials-2. We will issue separate guidance regarding whether this pay freeze will be continued or terminated.

Control Panel