Service Levels

Which service level should you purchase?

It depends on the type of government job you are applying for (not your current level).

OPM 2014 Salary Table

Find your level according to the chart below. The easiest type of service level to determine is by the GS level. If the announcement is for a position not using the GS scale, then use the salary levels as your guide. We also look at the type of position you are applying for as an additional criteria that affects the complexity of the resume and application.

Service levels and Grade Level Salaries quoted here are based on Washington, DC Locality Pay for the 2014 General Schedule Salaries.

Service Level GS Level Salary Level Type of Positions
Entry Level GS-5 through 7 $27K to $44K Administrative, Technical
Mid Level GS-9 through 12 $42K – $79K Analyst, Specialist
Senior and Management Level GS-13 and 14 $72K to $111K + IT, Senior Specialist, Management
Executive Level GS-15 $100K to $130K GS 15 positions for Director-level, or SME
Not included in the above SES, ALJ, SEC positions

Please see their individual webpages for pricing

EFFECTIVE JANUARY 2014

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 17981 18582 19180 19775 20373 20724 21315 21911 21934 22494
2 20217 20698 21367 21934 22179 22831 23483 24135 24787 25439
3 22058 22793 23528 24263 24998 25733 26468 27203 27938 28673
4 24763 25588 26413 27238 28063 28888 29713 30538 31363 32188
5 27705 28629 29553 30477 31401 32325 33249 34173 35097 36021
6 30883 31912 32941 33970 34999 36028 37057 38086 39115 40144
7 34319 35463 36607 37751 38895 40039 41183 42327 43471 44615
8 38007 39274 40541 41808 43075 44342 45609 46876 48143 49410
9 41979 43378 44777 46176 47575 48974 50373 51772 53171 54570
10 46229 47770 49311 50852 52393 53934 55475 57016 58557 60098
11 50790 52483 54176 55869 57562 59255 60948 62641 64334 66027
12 60877 62906 64935 66964 68993 71022 73051 75080 77109 79138
13 72391 74804 77217 79630 82043 84456 86869 89282 91695 94108
14 85544 88395 91246 94097 96948 99799 102650 105501 108352 111203
15 100624 103978 107332 110686 114040 117394 120748 124102 127456 130810