Highest-Paid Employees of the Agricultural Research Service

$159,443.68 AVERAGE PAY
$15.94M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Agricultural Research Service in 2008, based on OPM data (base salary + bonuses).

Some employee names may be withheld by the OPM or individual agencies.
Rank Name Occupation Total Pay Location
1 Johnie Norton Jenkins Genetics $188,300 MS
2 Richard J. Brenner Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $186,651 MD
3 Robert E. Davis Plant Pathology $178,160 MD
4 Ronald F. Follett Soil Science $175,160 CO
5 George E. Inglett Chemistry $174,781 IL
6 Jitender P. Dubey Microbiology $173,160 MD
7 Rufus L. Chaney Agronomy $173,160 MD
8 Albert J. Clemmens Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $172,903 AZ
9 Melinda L. McClanahan Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,200 MD
10 Antoinette A. Betschart Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $172,200 DC
11 Edgar G. Jr King Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $172,200 MS
12 Joseph Spence Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $172,200 MD
13 Judith B. St John Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $172,200 MD
14 David E. Swayne Veterinary Medical Science $172,000 GA
15 Allison Audrey Yates Dietitian And Nutritionist $171,972 MD
16 James Bradley Administrative Officer $171,360 MD
17 Edward B. Knipling Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $171,360 DC
18 Caird E. Jr Rexroad Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $171,360 DC
19 P R. Young Librarian $171,360 MD
20 Thomas S. Elias Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $170,238 DC
21 Wanda W. Collins Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $169,772 MD
22 Stephen O. Duke Plant Physiology $169,004 MS
23 Lindsay H. Allen Dietitian And Nutritionist $168,621 CA
24 Joseph S. Garbarino Budget Analysis $168,351 DC
25 Thomas J. Sexton Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $167,367 MD
26 Darrell F. Cole Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $166,573 GA
27 Wilbert H. Blackburn Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $165,742 CO
28 A L. Jennings Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $165,742 DC
29 Gerald F. Combs Dietitian And Nutritionist $164,668 ND
30 Andrew C. Hammond Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $164,212 CA
31 Steven M. Kappes Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $164,197 MD
32 James R. Coppedge Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $162,618 TX
33 James A. Joseph Physiology $161,358 MA
34 James N. Seiber Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $160,842 CA
35 Cletus P. Kurtzman Microbiology $160,569 IL
36 Hyun S. Lillehoj Microbiology $160,500 MD
37 Sudhir K. Narang Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $159,250 GA
38 Thomas E. Cleveland Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $158,691 LA
39 Peter K. Bretting Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $158,500 MD
40 Laurence D. Chandler Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $158,500 IL
41 Lewis Franklin Flora Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $158,500 MD
42 Phillip Harry Klesius Microbiology $158,500 AL
43 James A. Lindsay Microbiology $158,500 MD
44 J B. Russell Microbiology $158,500 NY
45 Ronald Fayer Zoology $158,500 MD
46 Kevin J. Hackett Entomology $158,500 MD
47 Kenneth W. Vick Entomology $158,500 MD
48 Jerry L. Hatfield Plant Physiology $158,500 IA
49 Steven C. Huber Plant Physiology $158,500 IL
50 Leon V. Kochian Plant Physiology $158,500 NY
51 Autar K. Mattoo Plant Physiology $158,500 MD
52 Donald R. Ort Plant Physiology $158,500 IL
53 Carroll P. Vance Plant Physiology $158,500 MN
54 Perry B. Cregan Genetics $158,500 MD
55 Cyril G. Gay Veterinary Medical Science $158,500 MD
56 Donald P. Jr Knowles Veterinary Medical Science $158,500 WA
57 Thomas J. Jackson Hydrology $158,500 MD
58 Albert Rango Hydrology $158,500 NM
59 Dariusz M. Swietlik Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $158,415 PA
60 Steven R. Shafer Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $158,412 MD
61 Larry R. Cullumber Contracting $156,000 MD
62 Kenneth Linthicum Entomology $155,600 FL
63 Deborah L. Brennan Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $155,072 MS
64 Dan R. Upchurch Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $154,597 TX
65 Shu I. Tu Chemistry $154,486 PA
66 Harry D. Danforth Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $153,600 IL
67 Steven M. Helmrich Financial Management $153,000 MD
68 Bryan J. Kaphammer Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $152,000 CO
69 Beverly A. Clevidence Dietitian And Nutritionist $150,729 MD
70 H Duane Norman Genetics $150,500 MD
71 Daniel Solaiman Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $150,486 PA
72 Robert A. Moreau Chemistry $150,486 PA
73 Howard Q. Zhang Food Technology $150,486 PA
74 Yakov A. Pachepsky Soil Science $150,071 MD
75 Joseph F. Jr Urban Microbiology $150,000 MD
76 Alanna J. Moshfegh Dietitian And Nutritionist $150,000 MD
77 Mark F. Feldlaufer Entomology $149,750 MD
78 Ellen W. Harris Dietitian And Nutritionist $149,750 MD
79 Robert J. Griesbach Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,500 MD
80 Sarah C. Hake Genetics $149,500 CA
81 Eleanor M. Brown Chemistry $149,486 PA
82 Bruce C. Campbell Entomology $149,275 CA
83 John B. Luchansky Microbiology $149,165 PA
84 Jeffrey M. Van Houten Miscellaneous Administration And Program $149,000 CA
85 T Murtagh Management And Program Analysis $149,000 DC
86 A R. Bennett Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 MD
87 Evert K. Byington Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 MD
88 L C. Gasbarre Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 MD
89 Daniel H. Hwang Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 CA
90 Mark C. Jenkins Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 MD
91 David M. Klurfeld Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 MD
92 Robert L. Matteri Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 CA
93 David R. Nicholson Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 CA
94 Michael E. Schauff Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 MD
95 Paul H. Jr Schwartz Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 MD
96 Mary W. Simmons Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 MD
97 Larry Henry Stanker Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 CA
98 M B. Steinbock Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 MD
99 Mary Elizabeth Torrence Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 MD
100 Patricia D. Millner Microbiology $149,000 MD

Data Sources

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