Highest-Paid Employees of the Department of State

$184,439.97 AVERAGE PAY
$18.44M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Department of State in 2013, based on OPM data (base salary + bonuses).

The majority of these top-earning employees work in District Of Columbia.

Some employee names may be withheld by the OPM or individual agencies.
Rank Name Occupation Total Pay Location
1 Daniel A. Fody Foreign Affairs $463,893 DC
2 Mary E. McLeod General Attorney $242,595 DC
3 Philip S. Goldberg Miscellaneous Administration And Program $231,520 DC
4 David A. Balton Foreign Affairs $215,640 DC
5 Name Withheld by the OPM Intelligence $215,640
6 Jonathan B. Schwartz General Attorney $215,640 DC
7 Joshua Loudon Dorosin General Attorney $204,326 DC
8 Rosemary A. Dicarlo Foreign Affairs $202,245 NY
9 Elizabeth Wynne M. Teel General Attorney $199,976 DC
10 Name Unknown Foreign Affairs $199,700 DC
11 William H. Woodward Writing And Editing $191,915 DC
12 David J. Pressman General Attorney $183,215 NY
13 Donald R. Reid Security Administration $179,700 DC
14 Thomas Owen Melia Economist $179,700 DC
15 Daniella N. Ballou-Aares Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
16 Robert Orris Jr. Blake Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
17 William J. Burns Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
18 Bathsheba N. Crocker Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
19 James F. Jr Dobbins Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
20 John D. Jr Duncan Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
21 Robert H. Goldberg Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
22 Judith E. Heumann Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
23 Roberta Ann Jacobson Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
24 Michael G. Kozak Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
25 Edward J. Lacey Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
26 Jonathan Ari Margolis Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
27 David Nmn McKean Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
28 Margaret Jane McKelvey Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
29 Victoria Jane Nuland Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
30 Andrew Nmn O.'brien Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
31 Samantha J. Power Foreign Affairs $179,700 NY
32 Lois E. Quam Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
33 Daniel A. Reifsnyder Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
34 Rick A. Ruth Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
35 Maya Davidson Seiden Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
36 Brenda Saunders Sprague Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
37 Richard J. K Stratford Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
38 Mark Edward Walsh Foreign Affairs $179,700 DC
39 Linda S. Taglialatela Human Resources Management $179,700 DC
40 Name Withheld by the OPM Equal Employment Opportunity $179,700 DC
41 Cheryl Ann Benton Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
42 Margaret P. Grafeld Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
43 Masha Nmn Hamilton Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
44 Patrick Francis Kennedy Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
45 Keith Nmn Miller Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
46 Lydia J. Muniz Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
47 David H. Thorne Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
48 Jeremy M. Weinstein Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 NY
49 William R. Brownfield Program Management $179,700 DC
50 Jurg E. Hochuli Program Management $179,700 DC
51 Glen H. Johnson Program Management $179,700 DC
52 Gerard Bolton White Program Management $179,700 DC
53 Catherine Joyce Russell Administrative Officer $179,700 DC
54 Alan K. Evans Financial Administration And Program $179,700 DC
55 Christopher H. Flaggs Financial Administration And Program $179,700 DC
56 James L. Millette Financial Administration And Program $179,700 SC
57 Eric L. Hembree Financial Management $179,700 DC
58 Barbara A. Retzlaff Budget Analysis $179,700 DC
59 Joseph W. Toussaint Civil Engineering $179,700 DC
60 Susan Nmn Biniaz General Attorney $179,700 DC
61 Todd F. Buchwald General Attorney $179,700 DC
62 Dennis James Gallagher General Attorney $179,700 DC
63 Robert K. Harris General Attorney $179,700 DC
64 Newell L. Highsmith General Attorney $179,700 DC
65 Linda Nmn Jacobson General Attorney $179,700 DC
66 Mary Catherine Malin General Attorney $179,700 DC
67 Cathy J. Read Contracting $179,700 DC
68 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $179,700
69 Name Withheld by the OPM Criminal Investigation $179,700
70 Todd D. Stern Foreign Affairs $179,655 DC
71 John Jai-Kak Kim General Attorney $179,655 DC
72 Richard A. Davis Foreign Affairs $179,561 DC
73 Sheryl L. Walter Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,552 DC
74 Jeffrey D. Kovar General Attorney $178,734 DC
75 Margaret Jane Pollack Foreign Affairs $178,372 DC
76 Corey M. Rindner Contracting $178,227 DC
77 James Peter Timbie Foreign Affairs $177,864 DC
78 Lorraine J. Hariton Foreign Affairs $177,000 DC
79 Carolyn L. Willson Foreign Affairs $176,989 DC
80 Janice Lee Jacobs Foreign Affairs $176,871 DC
81 Linda Thomas-Greenfield Foreign Affairs $176,871 DC
82 Thomas More Countryman Program Management $176,871 DC
83 Name Withheld by the OPM Geography $176,584
84 Marc J. Susser Foreign Affairs $175,923 DC
85 Julie Napier Zoller Foreign Affairs $175,800 DC
86 Philippe A. Lussier Management And Program Analysis $175,393 DC
87 Nerissa J. Cook Foreign Affairs $175,237 DC
88 Lee A. Satterfield Foreign Affairs $173,234 DC
89 Name Withheld by the OPM Auditing $173,072
90 Debra L. Cagan Human Resources Management $173,066 DC
91 Name Withheld by the OPM Foreign Affairs $172,997
92 Clifton McClure Johnson General Attorney $172,710 DC
93 Katherine D. McManus General Attorney $172,710 DC
94 Vann Howard Van Diepen Foreign Affairs $172,491 DC
95 Richard D. Sokolsky Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,317 DC
96 Name Withheld by the OPM Information Technology Management $172,199
97 Steven G. Hartman Logistics Management $171,911 DC
98 Joyce A. Barr Program Management $171,607 DC
99 William G. Miner General Engineering $170,808 DC
100 Erich O. Hart General Attorney $170,511 DC

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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