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Salaries for General Schedule, Special Rate, Executive Service and Senior Executive Service positions are available on OPM's web site at General Service positions receive the locality pay rate for Washington, DC. Salaries for Excepted Service positions are available on the Excepted Service Pay Scale page .


As an NSF employee, you may be eligible to take advantage of the many civil service benefits offered to Federal employees. Many of the benefits are cost shared by the Government, keeping your cost down. Our benefits are comparable to and often better than those of many employers in private industry. Our fringe benefits program offers:

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