Opm Gs Pay Scale 2022 Dc – This OPM pay scale divides salary into four categories depending on the team member’s position within the government. The table below outlines how the basic schedule OPM employs to calculate its national team member pay scale, based on next year’s its projected 2.6 percent increase across the board. There’s three distinct sections within the government gs level. Certain agencies do not fall into all three categories. For example The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Department of Defense (DOD) is not using the same categories system. However, they do use exactly the same General Schedule OPM uses to determine their employees’ salaries and benefits, they utilize different structures for the government’s gs level.