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Title 5Chapter ISubchapter BPart 532Subpart B → §532.213

Title 5: Administrative Personnel
Subpart B—Prevailing Rate Determinations

§532.213   Industries included in regular appropriated fund wage surveys.

(a) The lead agency must include the industries in the following North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes in all regular appropriated fund wage surveys:

2017 NAICS codes 2017 NAICS industry titles
311 through 339 (except 323)All manufacturing classes except printing and related support activities (NAICS 323).
481Air transportation.
482Rail transportation.
484Truck transportation.
485 (except 4853)Transit and ground passenger transportation except taxi and limousine service (NAICS 4853).
487 (except 4872)Scenic and sightseeing transportation except scenic and sightseeing transportation, water (NAICS 4872).
488 (except 4883 and 4884)Support activities for transportation except support activities for water transportation (NAICS 4883) and support activities for road transportation (NAICS 4884).
492Couriers and messengers.
493Warehousing and storage.
515Broadcasting (except Internet).
5621Waste collection.
5622Waste Treatment and Disposal.
423Merchant wholesalers, durable goods.
424Merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods.

(b) A lead agency may add other industry classes to a regular survey in an area where these industries account for significant proportions of local private employment of the kinds and levels found in local Federal employment.

(c) Specifically excluded from all wage surveys for regular wage schedules are food service and laundry establishments and industries having peculiar employment conditions that directly affect the wage rates paid and that are the basis for special wage surveys.

[55 FR 46142, Nov. 1, 1990, as amended at 71 FR 35373, June 20, 2006; 73 FR 45853, Aug. 7, 2008; 78 FR 58153, Sept. 23, 2013; 84 FR 36813, July 30, 2019]

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