2014 GS Pay Table With 1% Pay Raise

President Obama issued an executive order to implement a 1 percent across the board pay increase for federal employees under the General Schedule in 2014. This is the first increase in three years and was not struck down by Congress in their latest budget deal. The 2014 GS Pay table is show below and takes […]

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2014 Military Pay Tables – Basic Pay Chart and Housing Allowance

Congress has reached an agreement to increase 2014 military basic pay for armed services personnel by 1 percent, effective January 1, 2014. This is lower than the 1.8 percent raise originally proposed. The tables below show the 2014 pay tables (pending final updates of DFAS pay tables) by pay grade and years or experience. The […]

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2013-2014 Budget Deal Includes Back Pay Plus Pay Raise for Government Workers

A short term deal has been reached and the 2013 government shutdown is now over. Government workers for the most part come out ahead in the recently passed budget deal which provides up to 3 weeks of back pay and benefits for furloughed federal workers. It also provides fora 1 percent raise by January 2014 for […]

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2014 GS and Military Pay Raise Updates

In the latest budget deal, Congress has passed a defense bill that will limit the 2014 Military Pay raise to 1 percent, versus the 1.8 percent proposed by house armed services committee.  The change means the average enlisted member will receive a monthly pay increase of $26 instead of $47. You can see the latest 2014 […]

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2013 General (GS), Foreign Service Schedule and Senior Executive Service Pay Charts

2013 pay adjustments for the General Schedule (GS), Foreign Service Schedule, SES and other Government wide pay systems are effective the first day of the first applicable pay period beginning after March 27, 2013 (April 7, 2013). These tables are shown below.

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2013 Military Pay Charts and BAH Tables

Here are the final 2013 Military Pay charts and Basic Housing Allowance tables for your information.

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The US Government Stopping Pension and the Federal Thrift Savings Plan Matching Contributions

The Treasury Department announced it is suspending contributions to the Federal Thrift Savings Plan in an effort to conserve cash while the U.S. government waits for Congress to raise the national debt limit. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said in a letter to congressional leaders that because of the statutory debt limit, he is “unable to […]

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2013 TRICARE Pharmacy Copays

Tricare has announced that due to the The Fiscal Year 2013 National Defense Authorization Act copays on brand name and non-formulary medications that are not filled at military clinics or hospitals will increase in 2013. There is no increase to copays for generic medications. Increases will be effective sometime in February, depending on when system […]

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Latest Fiscal Cliff Deal Lifts Federal Employees GS Pay Freeze in 2013

The fiscal cliff deal being hashed out in Congress and brokered by Vice President Joe Biden, Senate leaders Harry Reid (Democrat) and Mitch McConnell (Republican) contains provisions to lift the three year federal employee pay freeze by March 27th, 2013. This supports the Presidents executive order to provide a 0.5% pay raise for federal employees. Under the proposed deal […]

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2013 Reserve Guard Pay Charts For Drill Pay – Enlisted and Officer Tables

Armed Service members will be getting a 1.7 percent pay raise for 2013 based on the recently passed National Defense Authorization act. The increase represents a 0.1% raise over 2012 level. Reserve guard members who are not on active duty receive part-time pay, or drill pay, depending on the number of drills they perform each […]

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