Highest-Paid Employees of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

$224,482.85 AVERAGE PAY
$22.45M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2015, based on OPM data (base salary + bonuses).

The majority of these top-earning employees work as Medical Officer. The majority of these top-earning employees work in Georgia.

Some employee names may be withheld by the OPM or individual agencies.
Rank Name Occupation Total Pay Location
1 Sherif R. Zaki Medical Officer $263,165 GA
2 Janet S. Wright Medical Officer $262,166 MD
3 Patricia M. Griffin Medical Officer $260,722 GA
4 Muin J. Khoury Medical Officer $260,495 GA
5 Rima F. Khabbaz Medical Officer $258,198 GA
6 Lyle R. Petersen Medical Officer $258,037 CO
7 Kevin L. Russell Medical Officer $255,000
8 Daniel M. Sosin Medical Officer $253,604 GA
9 Daniel A. Pollock Medical Officer $252,656 GA
10 Beth P. Bell Medical Officer $252,500 GA
11 James L. Pirkle Medical Officer $252,500 GA
12 Deborah L. Birx Medical Officer $252,108 DC
13 Shannon Hader Medical Officer $250,000 GA
14 William C. Levine Medical Officer $245,638 GA
15 John W. Ward Medical Officer $245,321 GA
16 Timothy A. McAfee Medical Officer $244,443 WA
17 D Peter Drotman Medical Officer $242,956 GA
18 Vikas Kapil Medical Officer $242,635 GA
19 Laurence Slutsker Medical Officer $241,202 GA
20 Patricia M. Simone Medical Officer $239,866 GA
21 Eugene McCray Medical Officer $238,746 GA
22 Terence L. Chorba Medical Officer $235,567 GA
23 Jonathan E. Kaplan Medical Officer $235,546 GA
24 David N. Weissman Medical Officer $235,260 WV
25 Richard A. Goodman Medical Officer $234,914 GA
26 Stuart M. Berman Medical Officer $234,166 GA
27 Janet L. Collins General Health Science $232,857 GA
28 Stephan S. Monroe General Health Science $230,000 GA
29 Debra Elaine Houry Medical Officer $230,000 GA
30 Carolyn M. Black General Health Science $229,731 GA
31 Jennifer H. Madans Statistics $229,657 MD
32 Leonard Jr. Jack General Health Science $229,572 GA
33 Chesley L. Jr. Richards Medical Officer $228,888 GA
34 Mary E. Mortensen Medical Officer $228,650 GA
35 Ursula E. Bauer General Health Science $228,228 GA
36 Barbara E. Mahon Medical Officer $227,545 GA
37 Paul A. Schulte General Health Science $227,231 OH
38 Thomas R. Navin Medical Officer $226,802 GA
39 Nathaniel Schenker General Health Science $226,575 MD
40 Michael St. Louis Medical Officer $226,146 GA
41 Patr Breysse General Health Science $225,000 GA
42 Elliot G. Raizes Medical Officer $224,952 GA
43 Robert V. Tauxe Medical Officer $222,838 GA
44 Robert James Simonds Medical Officer $222,506 GA
45 Dale L. Morse Medical Officer $222,459 GA
46 Gail A. Bolan Medical Officer $221,972 GA
47 Harold W. Jaffe Medical Officer $221,493 GA
48 Lisa C. Richardson Medical Officer $221,176 GA
49 John J. Howard Medical Officer $220,641 DC
50 Wayne Duffus Medical Officer $220,359 GA
51 Stefan Z. Wiktor Medical Officer $220,026
52 James A. Mercy Social Science $219,481 GA
53 Frank Destefano Medical Officer $218,838 GA
54 Barbara A. Bowman General Health Science $218,633 GA
55 Coleen A. Boyle General Health Science $218,484 GA
56 Arthur P. Liang Medical Officer $217,876 GA
57 Cynthia A. Moore Medical Officer $217,499 GA
58 Charles G. Helmick Medical Officer $216,474 GA
59 Lawrence B. Schonberger Medical Officer $216,465 GA
60 Jonathan T. Weber Medical Officer $215,428 GA
61 Kevin M. Decock Medical Officer $215,122
62 Tedd V. Ellerbrock Medical Officer $214,768 GA
63 Thomas J. Spira Medical Officer $214,637 GA
64 Rita F. Helfand Medical Officer $214,597 GA
65 Eric E. Mast Medical Officer $214,583 GA
66 Samuel W. Dooley Medical Officer $214,003 GA
67 Gilberto F. Chavez Medical Officer $213,968 GA
68 Sevgi O. Aral General Health Science $213,707 GA
69 Susan Y. Chu General Health Science $213,707 GA
70 Lauri E. Markowitz Medical Officer $213,084 GA
71 John T. Brooks Medical Officer $213,031 GA
72 Robert T. Chen Medical Officer $213,003 GA
73 Nancy Elizabeth Cornish Medical Officer $212,966 GA
74 Eric D. Mintz Medical Officer $212,791 GA
75 Robert W. Pinner Medical Officer $212,668 GA
76 Douglas N. Shaffer Medical Officer $212,605 DC
77 Scott D. Holmberg Medical Officer $211,995 GA
78 Harold S. Margolis Medical Officer $211,936
79 Marshal Yeargin Allsopp Medical Officer $211,864 GA
80 Rana A. Hajjeh Medical Officer $211,615 GA
81 Thomas A. Peterman Medical Officer $211,219 GA
82 Richard C. Dicker Medical Officer $210,342 GA
83 David M. Bell Medical Officer $210,222 GA
84 Jill S. Huppert Medical Officer $208,778 GA
85 Eli W. Warnock Medical Officer $208,612 GA
86 Michael Bell Medical Officer $208,241 GA
87 Jacqueline M. Katz Microbiology $207,572 GA
88 Jerry D. Thomas Medical Officer $207,501 GA
89 Dana Meaney-Delman Medical Officer $206,916 GA
90 Denise M. Cardo Medical Officer $206,403 GA
91 Ann L. Albright General Health Science $206,187 GA
92 Philip A. Lobue Medical Officer $205,439 GA
93 Stephen L. Cochi Medical Officer $205,040 GA
94 Andrew A. Vernon Medical Officer $204,734 GA
95 Lewis C. Chosewood Medical Officer $203,969 GA
96 Katrin S. Kohl Medical Officer $203,912 GA
97 Nicolette T. Pesik Medical Officer $203,838 GA
98 Joseph E. Sniezek Medical Officer $203,778 GA
99 Thomas M. Shinnick Microbiology $203,700 GA
100 Stuart T. Nichol Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $203,339 GA

Data Sources

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