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

$229,438.79 AVERAGE PAY
$22.94M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2016, 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 Patricia M. Griffin Medical Officer $268,786 GA
2 Rima F. Khabbaz Medical Officer $268,139 GA
3 Janet S. Wright Medical Officer $266,706 MD
4 Beth P. Bell Medical Officer $264,746 GA
5 Sherif R. Zaki Medical Officer $264,487 GA
6 Deborah L. Birx Medical Officer $264,335 DC
7 Muin J. Khoury Medical Officer $263,100 GA
8 James L. Pirkle Medical Officer $259,696 GA
9 Lyle R. Petersen Medical Officer $259,325 CO
10 John W. Ward Medical Officer $257,364 GA
11 Daniel M. Sosin Medical Officer $257,178 GA
12 Shannon Hader Medical Officer $257,125 GA
13 Christopher R. Braden Medical Officer $255,000 GA
14 Brian R. Edlin Medical Officer $255,000 GA
15 Daniel A. Pollock Medical Officer $253,876 GA
16 D Peter Drotman Medical Officer $251,020 GA
17 William C. Levine Medical Officer $250,144 GA
18 Timothy A. McAfee Medical Officer $248,881 WA
19 Patricia M. Simone Medical Officer $247,984 GA
20 Eugene McCray Medical Officer $245,550 GA
21 David N. Weissman Medical Officer $244,318 WV
22 Vikas Kapil Medical Officer $243,957 GA
23 Peter A. Briss Medical Officer $240,328 GA
24 Terence L. Chorba Medical Officer $240,243 GA
25 Debra Elaine Houry Medical Officer $239,600 GA
26 Mary E. Mortensen Medical Officer $239,256 GA
27 Stephan S. Monroe General Health Science $238,855 GA
28 Stuart M. Berman Medical Officer $238,706 GA
29 Carolyn M. Black General Health Science $238,576 GA
30 Jennifer H. Madans Statistics $238,499 MD
31 Paul A. Schulte General Health Science $235,979 OH
32 Inger Kristina Damon Medical Officer $235,000 GA
33 Ursula E. Bauer General Health Science $234,732 GA
34 Leonard Jack General Health Science $234,163 GA
35 Chesley L. Richards Medical Officer $233,466 GA
36 Nathaniel Schenker General Health Science $233,032 MD
37 Thomas R. Navin Medical Officer $231,444 GA
38 Patrick N. Breysse General Health Science $231,413 GA
39 Gail A. Bolan Medical Officer $231,018 GA
40 Jacqueline M. Katz Microbiology $230,613 GA
41 John J. Howard Medical Officer $229,136 DC
42 Melinda Wharton General Health Science $228,687 GA
43 Barbara E. Mahon Medical Officer $228,163 GA
44 John T. Brooks Medical Officer $227,742 GA
45 Robert V. Tauxe Medical Officer $227,480 GA
46 Louis Michael St. Medical Officer $227,366 GA
47 Robert James Simonds Medical Officer $226,944 GA
48 Elliot G. Raizes Medical Officer $225,990 GA
49 Harold W. Jaffe Medical Officer $225,923 GA
50 Lisa C. Richardson Medical Officer $225,784 GA
51 Sonja A. Rasmussen Medical Officer $225,695 GA
52 Reynolds M. Salerno Emergency Management Specialist $225,360 GA
53 Wayne Duffus Medical Officer $224,899 GA
54 Tedd V. Ellerbrock Medical Officer $224,543 GA
55 Dale L. Morse Medical Officer $223,645 GA
56 Frank Destefano Medical Officer $223,446 GA
57 Coleen A. Boyle General Health Science $222,854 GA
58 Craig N. Shapiro Medical Officer $222,646 DC
59 Eric E. Mast Medical Officer $222,193 GA
60 James A. Mercy Social Science $221,321 GA
61 John Jernigan Medical Officer $220,725 GA
62 Jennifer L. Parker Program Management $220,444 GA
63 Arthur P. Liang Medical Officer $219,028 GA
64 Samuel W. Dooley Medical Officer $218,902 GA
65 Cynthia A. Moore Medical Officer $218,821 GA
66 Lawrence B. Schonberger Medical Officer $218,630 GA
67 Charles G. Helmick Medical Officer $217,626 GA
68 Thomas J. Spira Medical Officer $216,783 GA
69 Eric D. Mintz Medical Officer $216,709 GA
70 Nancy Elizabeth Cornish Medical Officer $216,706 GA
71 Linda L. Boulanger Medical Officer $216,330
72 Sevgi O. Aral General Health Science $215,844 GA
73 Susan Y. Chu General Health Science $215,844 GA
74 Thomas A. Peterman Medical Officer $215,837 GA
75 Jonathan T. Weber Medical Officer $215,796 GA
76 Gilberto F. Chavez Medical Officer $215,290 GA
77 Kevin M. Decock Medical Officer $215,122
78 Robert T. Chen Medical Officer $214,512 GA
79 Richard C. Dicker Medical Officer $214,202 GA
80 Lauri E. Markowitz Medical Officer $214,122 GA
81 Scott D. Holmberg Medical Officer $214,115 GA
82 David M. Bell Medical Officer $214,111 GA
83 Robert W. Pinner Medical Officer $213,786 GA
84 Allsopp Marshalyn Yeargin Medical Officer $213,186 GA
85 Eli W. Warnock Medical Officer $213,186 GA
86 Michael Bell Medical Officer $212,781 GA
87 Allen S. Craig Medical Officer $212,494 GA
88 Ann L. Albright General Health Science $212,063 GA
89 Rita F. Helfand Medical Officer $210,919 GA
90 Jerry D. Thomas Medical Officer $210,601 GA
91 Andrew A. Vernon Medical Officer $209,206 GA
92 Katrin S. Kohl Medical Officer $208,976 GA
93 Benedict I. Truman Medical Officer $208,928 GA
94 Susan I. Gerber Medical Officer $208,339 GA
95 Joseph E. Sniezek Medical Officer $208,284 GA
96 Dana Meaney-Delman Medical Officer $208,284 GA
97 Philip A. Lobue Medical Officer $206,761 GA
98 Denise M. Cardo Medical Officer $206,725 GA
99 Stephen L. Cochi Medical Officer $206,294 GA
100 Hazel D. Dean General Health Science $206,110 GA

Data Sources

The information provided on these pages is sourced from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Enterprise Human Resources Integration (EHRI) dataset. Postal Service data is managed exclusively by the USPS . All information is displayed unmodified and as provided by the source agency.

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