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TRICARE Systems Manual 7950.3-M, April 1, 2015
TRICARE Encounter Data (TED)
Chapter 2
Addendum J
Data Requirements - Pay Plan Code Valid Values
Revision:  C-29, September 20, 2019
Valid Values
Descriptions
999
Other Civilian Pay Plan
AD
Administratively determined not elsewhere specified.
AF
American Family Members
AJ
Administrative judges, Nuclear Regulatory Commission
AL
Administrative Law judges
AS
Non-appropriated fund, administrative support (to be replaced by NF)
BB
Non supervisory negotiated pay employees
BL
Leader negotiated pay employees
BP
Printing and Lithographic negotiated pay employees
BS
Supervisory negotiated pay employees
CA
Board of contract appeals
CC
Commissioned Corps of Public Heath Service
CE
Contract education
CG
Corporate graded Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.
CH
Non-appropriated funds, Childcare
CP
Compensation program Office of the Comptroller of the currency
CS
Skill Based Pay demonstration employees, DLA
CU
Credit Union employees
CY
Contract education Bureau of Indian Affairs
CZ
Canal Area General Schedule type positions
DA
Demonstration administrative Director of Laboratory Programs (Navy)
DB
Demonstration Engineers and Scientists (entire DoD)
DC
Navy Test Program - Clerical
DE
Demonstration Engineers and Scientists Technicians (entire DoD)
DG
Demonstration general Director of Laboratory Programs (Navy)
DH
Demonstration hourly Air Force logistics command
DJ
Demonstration Administrative (entire DoD)
DK
Demonstration General Support (entire DoD)
DN
Defense Nuclear facilities safety board
DP
Demonstration professional Director of Laboratory Programs (Navy)
DR
Demonstration Air Force Scientist and Engineer
DS
Demonstration specialist Director of Laboratory Programs (Navy)
DT
Demonstration technician Director of Laboratory Programs (Navy)
DW
Demonstration salaried Air Force and DLA
DX
Demonstration Supervisory Air Force and DLA
EA
Administrative schedule (excluded) Tennessee Valley Authority
EB
Clerical schedule (excluded) Tennessee Valley Authority
EC
Engineering and Computing schedule (excluded) Tennessee Valley Authority
ED
Expert
EE
Expert (other)
EF
Consultant
EG
Consultant (other)
EH
Advisory committee member
EI
Advisory committee member (other)
EM
Executive schedule Office of the Comptroller of the currency
EO
FDIC executive pay
EP
Defense Intelligence Senior Executive Service
ES
Senior Executive Service (SES)
ET
General Accounting Office Senior Executive Service
EX
Executive pay
FA
Foreign Service Chiefs of mission
FC
Foreign compensation Agency for International Development
FD
Foreign defense
FE
Senior Foreign Service
FO
Foreign Service Officers
FP
Foreign Service personnel
FZ
Consular Agent Department of State
GD
Skill based pay demonstration project managers (DLA)
GG
Grades similar to General Schedule
GH
GG employees converted to performance and management recognition system
GM
Performance Management and Recognition system
GN
Nurse at Warren G. Magnuson Clinical Center
GS
General Schedule
GW
Employment under schedule A paid at GS rate Stay-In-School program
IE
Senior Intelligence Executive Service (SIES) Program
IP
Senior Intelligence Professional Program
JG
Graded tradesmen and craftsmen United States Courts
JL
Leaders of tradesmen and craftsmen United States Courts
JP
Non supervisory lithographers and printers United States Courts
JQ
Lead lithographers and printers United States Courts
JR
Supervisory lithographers and printers United States Courts
JT
Supervisors for tradesmen and craftsmen United States Courts
KA
Kleas Act Government Printing Office
KG
Non-Craft non supervisory Bureau of Engraving and Printing
KL
Non-Craft leader Bureau of Engraving and Printing
KS
Non-Craft supervisory Bureau of Engraving and Printing
LE
United States Secret Service uniformed division Treasury
LG
Liquidation graded FDIC
MA
Milk Marketing Department of Agriculture
MC
Cadet
ME
Enlisted
MO
Officer
MW
Warrant officer
NA
Non appropriated funds, non supervisory, non leader Federal Wage System
NC
Naval Research Lab Administrative Support
ND
Demonstration Scientific and Engineering (Navy Only)
NF
Non-Appropriated Fund, Pay Band
NG
Demonstration General Support (Navy Only)
NH
Business Management and Technical Management Professional, DoD Acquisition Workforce Demonstration Project (entire DoD)
NJ
Technical Management Support, DoD Acquisition Workforce
NK
Administration Support, DoD Acquisition Workforce Demonstration Project (entire DoD)
NL
Non-appropriated funds, Crafts and trades worker
NO
Naval Research Lab Administrative Specialist/Professional
NP
Naval Research Lab Science and Engineering Professional
NR
Naval Research Lab Science and Engineering Technical
NS
Non appropriated funds, supervisory, Federal Wage System
NT
Demonstration Administrative and Technical (Navy Only)
OC
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
PA
Attorneys and law clerks General Accounting Office
PE
Evaluator and evaluator related General Accounting Office
PG
Printing Office grades
PS
Non-appropriated funds, Patron service (to be replaced by NF)
RS
Senior Biomedical Service
SA
Administrative schedule Tennessee Valley Authority
SB
Clerical schedule (excluded) Tennessee Valley Authority
SC
Engineering and Computing schedule Tennessee Valley Authority
SD
Scientific and Programming schedule Tennessee Valley Authority
SE
Aide and Technician schedule Tennessee Valley Authority
SF
Custodial schedule Tennessee Valley Authority
SG
Public Safety schedule Tennessee Valley Authority
SH
Physicians schedule Tennessee Valley Authority
SJ
Scientific and Programming schedule (excluded) Tennessee Valley Authority
SL
Senior Level Positions
SM
Management Schedule Tennessee Valley Authority
SN
Senior Level System Nuclear Regulatory Commission
SP
Park Police Department of the Interior
SR
Statutory rates not elsewhere specified
SS
Senior Staff positions
ST
Scientific and professional
SZ
Canal Area Special category type positions
TA
Construction schedule
TB
Operating and Maintenance (power facilities) Tennessee Valley Authority
TC
Chemical Operators Tennessee Valley Authority
TD
Plant Operators schedule Tennessee Valley Authority
TE
Operating and Maintenance (non-power facilities) Tennessee Valley Authority
TM
Federal Housing Finance board Executive level
TP
Teaching positions DoD schools only
TR
Police Forces U.S. Mint and Bureau of Engraving and Printing
TS
Step System Federal Housing Finance board
VC
Canteen Service Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA)/Veterans Health Administration (VHA)
VG
Clerical and Administrative support Farm Credit
VH
Professional, Administrative, and Managerial Farm Credit
VM
Medical and Dental Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA)/Veterans Health Administration (VHA)
VN
Nurses Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA)/Veterans Health Administration (VHA)
VP
Clinical Podiatrists and Optometrists Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA)/Veterans Health Administration (VHA)
WA
Navigation Lock and Dam Operation and maintenance supervisory USACE
WB
Wage positions under Federal Wage System otherwise not designated
WD
Production facilitating non supervisory Federal Wage System
WE
Currency manufacturing Department of the Treasury
WF
Motion Picture Production
WG
Non supervisory pay schedule Federal Wage System
WI
Printing and Lithographic (D.C.)
WJ
Hopper Dredge Schedule Supervisory Federal Wage System Dept of Army
WK
Hopper Dredge Schedule non supervisory Federal Wage System Dept of Army
WL
Leader pay schedules Federal Wage System
WM
Maritime pay schedules
WN
Production facilitating supervisory Federal Wage System
WO
Navigation Lock and Dam Operation and maintenance leader USACE
WP
Printing and Lithographic (other than D.C.)
WQ
Aircraft Electronic Equipment and Optical Inst. repair supervisory
WR
Aircraft Electronic Equipment and Optical Inst. repair leader
WS
Supervisor Federal Wage System
WT
Apprentices and Shop trainees Federal Wage System
WU
Aircraft Electronic Equipment and Optical Inst. repair non supervisory
WW
Wage type excepted Stay-In-School Federal Wage System
WY
Navigation Lock and Dam Operation and maintenance non supervisory USACE
WZ
Canal Area Wage System type positions
XA
Special Overlap Area Rate Schedule non supervisory Dept of the Interior
XB
Special Overlap Area Rate Schedule leader Dept of the Interior
XC
Special Overlap Area Rate Schedule supervisory Dept of the Interior
XD
Non supervisory production facilitating special schedule printing employees
XF
Floating Plant Schedule non supervisory Dept of Army
XG
Floating Plant Schedule leader Dept of Army
XH
Floating Plant Schedule supervisory Dept of Army
XL
Leader special schedule printing employees
XN
Supervisory production facilitating special schedule printing employees
XP
Non supervisory special schedule printing employees
XS
Supervisory special schedule printing employees
YA
NSPS Standard Career Group - Professional/Analytical Pay Schedule
YB
NSPS Standard Career Group - Technical/Support Pay Schedule
YC
NSPS Standard Career Group - Supervisor/Manager Pay Schedule
YD
NSPS Scientific and Engineering Career Group - Technician/Support Pay Schedule
YE
NSPS Scientific and Engineering Career Group - Technician/Support Pay Schedule
YF
NSPS Scientific and Engineering Career Group - Supervisor/Manager Pay Schedule
YG
NSPS Medical Career Group - Physician/Dentist Pay Schedule
YH
NSPS Medical Career Group - Professional Pay Schedule
YI
NSPS Medical Career Group - Technician Support Pay Schedule
YJ
NSPS Medical Career Group - Supervisor Manager Pay Schedule
YK
NSPS Investigative and Protective Career Group - Investigative Pay Schedule
YL
NSPS Investigative and Protective Career Group - Fire Protection Pay Schedule
YM
NSPS Investigative and Protective Career Group - Police/Security Guard Pay Schedule
YN
NSPS Investigative and Protective Career Group - Supervisor/Manager Pay Schedule
YP
NSPS Standard Career Group - Student Educational Employment Program Pay Schedule
YV
Temporary summer aid employment
YW
Student aid employment Stay-In-School
ZA
Administrative National Institute of Standards and Technology
ZP
Scientific and Engineering Professional National Institute of Standards and Technology
ZS
Administrative Support National Institute of Standards and Technology
ZT
Scientific and Engineering Technician National Institute of Standards and Technology
ZZ
Not applicable (use only with pay basis without compensation when others N/A)
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