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2018 Locality Pay Tables

Locality Areas - Part 1

 

Page updated 3/2/2018

 

There are 47 General Schedule (GS) locality pay areas applicable in January 2018. Locality Pay Areas Definitions list the areas within a locality that receive this adjustment. The majority of locations within a specific locality are counties, a few are identifyed by state codes. This page covers parts of the states listed below.

Note: Section 1911 of P.L. 111-84, the Non-Foreign Area Retirement Equity Assurance Act of 2009, phased in locality pay for employees in the non-foreign areas as identified in 5 C.F.R. 591.205. Alaska and Hawaii are separate locality pay areas with separate pay tables. Other non-foreign areas are included as part of the Rest of U.S. locality pay area.

Locality Areas

 

Albany-Schenectady, NY Locality Pay Chart

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Salary Table 2018-AL

  • Incorporating the 1.4% General Schedule increase and a locality payment of 16.5%
  • Total Increase: 1.97%
  • Effective Janaury 2018

Annual Rates by Grade and Step

 

(Hourly Rate Salary Table)

 

Albuquerque-Santa Fe-Las Vegas, NM

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Salary Table 2018-AQ

  • Incorporating the 1.4% General Schedule increase and a locality payment of 15.76%
  • Total Increase: 1.75%
  • Effective Janaury 2017

Annual Rates by Grade and Step  

 

 

 

Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
1

21746

22474

23197

23916

24640

25062

25776

26499

26526

27206

2

24450

25032

25841

26526

26827

27617

28406

29196

29985

30775

3

26677

27566

28455

29344

30233

31122

32011

32900

33789

34678

4

29948

30946

31944

32942

33940

34938

35935

36933

37931

38929

5

33507

34624

35741

36858

37975

39092

40209

41326

42443

43560

6

37349

38593

39838

41082

42326

43571

44815

46060

47304

48549

7

41505

42888

44271

45655

47038

48421

49805

51188

52571

53955

8

45965

47497

49030

50563

52095

53628

55161

56693

58226

59759

9

50769

52461

54154

55846

57539

59231

60923

62616

64308

66001

10

55909

57772

59636

61500

63364

65227

67091

68955

70818

72682

11

61425

63472

65520

67568

69616

71664

73711

75759

77807

79855

12

73623

76077

78532

80986

83440

85894

88348

90802

93256

95710

13

87547

90465

93384

96302

99220

102139

105057

107975

110893

113812

14

103455

106903

110352

113800

117249

120697

124146

127594

131043

134491

15

121690

125747

129803

133859

137915

141972

146028

150084

154140

158196

(Hourly Rate Salary Table)

Atlanta-Athens-Clarke County-Sandy Springs, GA-AL

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Salary Table 2018 ATL

  • Incorporating the 1.4% General Schedule increase and a locality payment of 21.16%
  • Total Increase: 1.79%
  • Effective Janaury 2017

Annual Rates by Grade and Step

 

Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
1

22760

23522

24279

25032

25789

26231

26979

27735

27764

28475

2

25590

26200

27047

27764

28079

28905

29731

30558

31384

32210

3

27921

28852

29782

30713

31643

32574

33504

34435

35365

36296

4

31345

32390

33434

34479

35523

36567

37612

38656

39700

40745

5

35070

36239

37408

38577

39747

40916

42085

43254

44423

45593

6

39091

40394

41696

42998

44301

45603

46906

48208

49511

50813

7

43441

44889

46336

47784

49232

50680

52128

53576

55024

56471

8

48109

49713

51317

52921

54526

56130

57734

59338

60942

62546

9

53137

54909

56680

58451

60223

61994

63765

65537

67308

69079

10

58517

60467

62418

64369

66319

68270

70221

72171

74122

76073

11

64290

66433

68577

70720

72863

75007

77150

79293

81436

83580

12

77058

79626

82195

84764

87332

89901

92469

95038

97606

100175

13

91631

94685

97740

100794

103849

106903

109958

113012

116066

119121

14

108281

111890

115499

119109

122718

126327

129937

133546

137156

140765

15

127367

131612

135858

140103

144349

148594

152840

157085

161331

164200 *

* Rate limited to the rate for level IV of the Executive Schedule (5 U.S.C. 5304 (g)(1)).

(Hourly Rate Salary Table file)

 

Austin-Round Rock,TX

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Salary Table 2018 AU

  • Incorporating the 1.4% General Schedule increase and a locality payment of 16.71%
  • Total Increase: 2.05%
  • Effective Janaury 2018

Annual Rates by Grade and Step

 

Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
1

21485

22204

22918

23629

24343

24761

25467

26180

26208

26871

2

24155

24731

25531

26208

26503

27282

28061

28841

29620

30399

3

26357

27236

28115

28994

29873

30752

31631

32510

33389

34268

4

29589

30574

31560

32546

33532

34517

35503

36489

37475

38460

5

33104

34208

35312

36416

37520

38624

39728

40832

41936

43040

6

36900

38131

39361

40592

41822

43053

44283

45514

46744

47974

7

41006

42373

43740

45108

46475

47842

49210

50577

51944

53311

8

45413

46926

48440

49953

51466

52980

54493

56007

57520

59033

9

50158

51830

53503

55175

56847

58520

60192

61864

63536

65209

10

55237

57078

58920

60761

62603

64445

66286

68128

69969

71811

11

60686

62708

64731

66753

68776

70799

72821

74844

76866

78889

12

72739

75164

77589

80014

82438

84863

87288

89713

92138

94563

13

86495

89378

92261

95144

98027

100910

103793

106676

109559

112442

14

102211

105619

109026

112433

115840

119247

122655

126062

129469

132876

15

120228

124236

128244

132252

136260

140268

144276

148284

152292

156300

(Hourly Rate Salary Table)

 

Boston-Worchester-Providence, MA-RI-NH-CT-ME

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Salary Table 2018 BOS

  • Incorporating the 1.4% General Schedule increase and a locality payment of 27.48
  • Total Increase: 2%
  • Effective Janaury 2018

Annual Rates by Grade and Step

 

 

Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
1

23947

24749

25546

26337

27134

27599

28386

29181

29212

29960

2

26925

27566

28457

29212

29543

30413

31282

32152

33021

33891

3

29378

30357

31336

32315

33294

34273

35252

36231

37210

38189

4

32980

34079

35178

36277

37376

38475

39574

40672

41771

42870

5

36899

38129

39359

40590

41820

43050

44280

45510

46741

47971

6

41130

42501

43871

45241

46612

47982

49353

50723

52093

53464

7

45707

47230

48753

50277

51800

53324

54847

56370

57894

59417

8

50618

52306

53994

55682

57370

59058

60745

62433

64121

65809

9

55909

57773

59636

61500

63364

65228

67091

68955

70819

72683

10

61569

63621

65674

67726

69779

71831

73884

75936

77988

80041

11

67643

69899

72154

74409

76664

78919

81174

83429

85684

87940

12

81077

83780

86482

89185

91888

94590

97293

99995

102698

105400

13

96411

99624

102838

106052

109266

112479

115693

118907

122121

125335

14

113929

117727

121524

125322

129119

132917

136715

140512

144310

148108

15

134011

138478

142945

147411

151878

156345

160812

164200 *

164200 *

164200 *

* Rate limited to the rate for level IV of the Executive Schedule (5 U.S.C. 5304 (g)(1)).

(Hourly Rate Salary Table)

 

Buffalo-Cheektowaga, NY

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Salary Table 2018 BU

  • Incorporating the 1.4% General Schedule increase and a locality payment of 18.18
  • Total Increase: 1.84
  • Effective Janaury 2018

Annual Rates by Grade and Step

Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
1

22388

23138

23882

24623

25367

25802

26538

27281

27310

28010

2

25172

25771

26605

27310

27620

28433

29246

30058

30871

31684

3

27465

28380

29296

30211

31126

32042

32957

33872

34787

35703

4

30833

31860

32888

33915

34942

35970

36997

38024

39052

40079

5

34497

35647

36797

37947

39097

40247

41397

42547

43697

44847

6

38452

39733

41015

42296

43577

44858

46139

47421

48702

49983

7

42731

44155

45579

47003

48428

49852

51276

52700

54124

55549

8

47323

48901

50479

52057

53635

55213

56790

58368

59946

61524

9

52269

54011

55754

57496

59238

60981

62723

64466

66208

67950

10

57560

59479

61398

63317

65236

67154

69073

70992

72911

74830

11

63239

65348

67456

69564

71672

73781

75889

77997

80106

82214

12

75798

78325

80852

83378

85905

88432

90958

93485

96011

98538

13

90133

93138

96143

99147

102152

105156

108161

111165

114170

117174

14

106511

110062

113612

117162

120713

124263

127813

131364

134914

138465

15

125286

129462

133638

137814

141990

146166

150342

154518

158694

162870

(Hourly Rate Salary Table)

 

Charolotte-Concord, NC-SC

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Salary Table 2018 CT

  • Incorporating the 1.4% General Schedule increase and a locality payment of 6.21
  • Total Increase: 1.89%
  • Effective Janaury 2018

Annual Rates by Grade and Step

Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
1

21425

22142

22855

23564

24276

24692

25397

26108

26136

26797

2

24089

24662

25460

26136

26429

27207

27984

28761

29538

30315

3

26284

27160

28037

28914

29790

30667

31544

32420

33297

34173

4

29507

30490

31473

32456

33439

34422

35405

36388

37371

38354

5

33012

34113

35214

36315

37416

38517

39618

40719

41820

42921

6

36799

38026

39253

40480

41707

42934

44161

45388

46615

47842

7

40893

42256

43620

44983

46347

47710

49074

50437

51801

53164

8

45287

46797

48306

49815

51324

52834

54343

55852

57361

58870

9

50020

51687

53355

55023

56690

58358

60026

61693

63361

65029

10

55084

56921

58757

60594

62430

64267

66103

67940

69776

71613

11

60518

62535

64552

66569

68586

70603

72620

74637

76654

78671

12

72538

74956

77374

79793

82211

84629

87047

89466

91884

94302

13

86256

89131

92007

94882

97757

100632

103507

106382

109257

112132

14

101929

105327

108725

112123

115520

118918

122316

125714

129112

132509

15

119897

123894

127890

131887

135884

139881

143878

147875

151872

155868

(Hourly Rate Salary Table)

 

Chicago-Naperville, IL-IN-WI

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Salary Table 2018 CHI

  • Incorporating the 1.4% General Schedule increase and a locality payment of 27.47%
  • Total Increase: 1.9%
  • Effective Janaury 2018

Annual Rates by Grade and Step

 

 

Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
1

23945

24747

25544

26335

27132

27597

28384

29179

29210

29958

2

26923

27564

28455

29210

29541

30411

31280

32149

33019

33888

3

29375

30354

31333

32312

33291

34270

35249

36228

37207

38186

4

32978

34077

35175

36274

37373

38472

39571

40669

41768

42867

5

36896

38126

39356

40586

41817

43047

44277

45507

46737

47967

6

41127

42497

43868

45238

46608

47978

49349

50719

52089

53460

7

45703

47226

48750

50273

51796

53319

54843

56366

57889

59412

8

50615

52302

53990

55678

57365

59053

60741

62428

64116

65804

9

55905

57768

59632

61495

63359

65223

67086

68950

70813

72677

10

61564

63616

65669

67721

69773

71826

73878

75930

77982

80035

11

67638

69893

72148

74403

76658

78913

81168

83423

85678

87933

12

81071

83773

86476

89178

91880

94583

97285

99987

102690

105392

13

96403

99617

102830

106044

109257

112471

115684

118898

122111

125325

14

113920

117717

121515

125312

129109

132907

136704

140501

144299

148096

15

134000

138467

142933

147400

151866

156333

160800

164200 *

164200 *

164200 *

* Rate limited to the rate for level IV of the Executive Schedule (5 U.S.C. 5304 (g)(1)).

(Hourly Rate Salary Table)

 

Cincinnati-Wilmington-Maysville, OH-KY-IN

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Salary Table 2018 CIN

  • Incorporating the 1.4% General Schedule increase and a locality payment of 19.87%
  • Total Increase: 1.7%
  • Effective Janaury 2018

Annual Rates by Grade and Step

Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
1

22518

23272

24021

24765

25514

25952

26691

27439

27468

28172

2

25318

25921

26759

27468

27780

28597

29415

30232

31050

31867

3

27624

28545

29465

30386

31306

32227

33148

34068

34989

35909

4

31012

32045

33078

34111

35145

36178

37211

38245

39278

40311

5

34696

35853

37010

38167

39323

40480

41637

42794

43950

45107

6

38675

39963

41252

42541

43829

45118

46406

47695

48984

50272

7

42978

44411

45843

47276

48708

50140

51573

53005

54438

55870

8

47597

49184

50771

52358

53945

55532

57119

58706

60293

61880

9

52571

54324

56076

57829

59581

61334

63086

64839

66591

68344

10

57894

59824

61753

63683

65613

67543

69473

71403

73333

75263

11

63605

65726

67846

69967

72087

74208

76328

78449

80569

82690

12

76237

78779

81320

83861

86402

88944

91485

94026

96567

99109

13

90655

93677

96699

99721

102743

105765

108787

111809

114831

117853

14

107128

110699

114270

117841

121412

124982

128553

132124

135695

139266

15

126011

130211

134411

138612

142812

147012

151212

155413

159613

163813

(Hourly Rate Salary Table)

 

Cleveland-Akron-Canton, OH

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Salary Table 2018 CLE

  • Incorporating the 1% General Schedule increase and a locality payment of 20.08%
  • Total Increase: 1.71%
  • Effective Janaury 2018

Annual Rates by Grade and Step

Grade Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10
1

22557

23312

24063

24809

25559

25997

26738

27488

27516

28221

2

25362

25966

26805

27516

27829

28647

29466

30285

31104

31923

3

27672

28595

29517

30439

31361

32284

33206

34128

35050

35972

4

31066

32101

33136

34171

35206

36241

37276

38312

39347

40382

5

34757

35916

37075

38233

39392

40551

41710

42869

44027

45186

6

38743

40033

41324

42615

43906

45197

46488

47779

49069

50360

7

43053

44488

45923

47358

48793

50228

51663

53098

54533

55968

8

47680

49270

50860

52450

54040

55629

57219

58809

60399

61989

9

52663

54419

56175

57930

59686

61441

63197

64952

66708

68464

10

57995

59928

61862

63795

65728

67661

69595

71528

73461

75395

11

63717

65841

67965

70089

72214

74338

76462

78586

80711

82835

12

76371

78917

81462

84008

86554

89099

91645

94191

96736

99282

13

90814

93841

96869

99896

102923

105950

108977

112005

115032

118059

14

107315

110893

114470

118047

121624

125201

128779

132356

135933

139510

15

126232

130439

134647

138855

143062

147270

151477

155685

159893

164100

(Hourly Rate Salary Table)

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