The Department of Health & Human Services (HHS), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) works in partnership with the entire health care community to improve quality and efficiency in an

evolving health care system and provides leadership in the broader health care marketplace.

CMS' effectiveness depends on the capabilities of a dedicated, professional staff that is committed to supporting these objectives. A career with CMS offers the opportunity to get involved on important national health care issues and be part of a dynamic, fast-paced, and highly visible organization. For more information on CMS, please visit: http://www.cms.gov/.

Join CMS for an incredible opportunity. The CMS Pathways – Summer Internship Program provides students enrolled in a variety of educational institutions with paid opportunities to work and learn about careers in CMS while still in school. We are looking for dedicated interns to participate in the CMS Pathways - Summer Internship Program to assist in improving health care and ensuring coverage for all Americans while gaining experience in business, accounting, statistics, mathematics, and/or general administration.

These positions maybe located in any organizational component within CMS. For more information about organizational components in CMS, please visit: http://www.cms.gov/.

Additional selection may be made from this announcement for similar positions within CMS in the same geographical location.

All CMS Pathway employees are hired at the step 1 of the grade in which they are selected.


GS-05 pay scale

Baltimore, MD and Washington, D.C.: $35,265.00 to $45,844.00

Philadelphia, PA: $34,452.00 to 44,904.00

Chicago, IL: $35,452.00 to $46,087.00

Dallas, TX: $34,208.00 to $44,470.00

Denver, CO: $34,742.00 to $55,948.00


GS-07 pay scale

Baltimore, MD and Washington, D.C.: $43,684.00 to $56,790.00

Philadelphia, PA: $42,788.00 to $55,625.00

Chicago, IL: $43,915.00 to $57,090.00

Dallas, TX: $42,375.00 to $55,088.00

Denver, CO: $43,037.00 to $45,164.00