In fiscal year 1926 the United States Indian Service reported a total of 5,002 employees. The combined salaries of these staff members equaled $6,198,312.00.
Indian Service staff Salaries
2,557 School Teachers and Staff $2,915,820
1,884 Indian Agency Staff $2,190,485
371 Miscellaneous Field Staff $ 722,485
190 Indian Office Washington, D.C. $ 369,800
Source: Annual Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, 1926