Locality Pay

OPM publishes final rule on locality pay

The Office of Personnel Management has published final regulations on the locality pay program for General Schedule employees.

No locality pay increase for 2012

Federal employees will receive no increase in locality pay next year, according to the report from the president’s Pay Agent released on May 16.

No locality pay hike for 2012

Civilian federal workers will see no increase in locality pay next year, and there will be no new geographic pay areas, according to the report from the president's Pay Agent released on May 16.

OPM Issues Guidance on Pay Freeze, Exemptions List

The Office of Personnel Management on Dec. 30 issued guidance to help agencies manage the two-year, across-the-board pay freeze ordered by President Obama late last month. The OPM guidance also includes a list of freeze exemptions.