PAY & BENEFITS - ALL ARTICLES
A 4.6 percent average pay raise for federal employees next year moved closer to reality last week, as the Senate Appropriations Committee approved the increase just one day after the full House voted for it.
Twelve developments in federal pay and benefits this week.
The Bush administration on Tuesday urged lawmakers to kill a measure giving federal workers a 4.6 percent average pay raise next year.
Agencies can offer recruitment and relocation bonuses and retention allowances to wage-grade employees under a new rule published by the Office of Personnel Management in the Federal Register Friday.