Congress has passed a retro-active 1.4% pay raise for 2019 in addition to a locality increase and 6 new localities.

Highest-Paid Employees of the Economic Research Service

$141,289.91 AVERAGE PAY
$14.13M TOTAL PAY

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

The majority of these top-earning employees work as Economist. 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 Sara Mazie Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,200 DC
2 Katherine R. Smith Economist $172,200 DC
3 Ronald F. Bianchi Miscellaneous Administration And Program $161,079 DC
4 Sarahelen Thompson Economist $158,500 DC
5 John Kort Social Science $158,500 DC
6 Mary E. Bohman Economist $155,569 DC
7 Laurian June Unnevehr Economist $154,600 DC
8 Cheryl Christensen Bax Economist $154,000 DC
9 James Mac Donald Economist $153,500 DC
10 Ronald G. Trostle Economist $153,386 DC
11 Ronnie Lee Durst Economist $152,763 DC
12 Patrick J. Sullivan Economist $152,750 DC
13 Adrie Sardonia Custer Public Affairs $152,750 DC
14 Maurice R. Landes Economist $152,548 DC
15 James D. Johnson Economist $152,500 DC
16 Paul C. Westcott Economist $152,000 DC
17 Stephen R. Crutchfield Economist $151,900 DC
18 Mary Ahearn Economist $151,750 DC
19 William T. Coyle Economist $151,746 DC
20 David M. Smallwood Economist $151,698 DC
21 Paul R. Gibson Information Technology Management $151,500 DC
22 Mitchell James Morehart Economist $151,500 DC
23 Frederic Lee Hoff Economist $151,349 DC
24 Michael R. Leblanc Economist $151,000 DC
25 David A. McGranahan Economist $150,250 DC
26 Agapi L. Somwaru Economist $149,698 DC
27 C L. Beale Statistics $149,139 DC
28 David H. Harrington Economist $149,000 DC
29 Mathew Donald Shane Economist $149,000 DC
30 Chester Edwin Jr. Young Economist $148,071 DC
31 Barry A. Krissoff Economist $147,977 DC
32 Roger P. Jr Strickland Economist $147,071 DC
33 Marca J. Weinberg Economist $146,727 DC
34 Francis Tuan Economist $146,350 DC
35 Robbin A. Shoemaker Economist $145,977 DC
36 Marc O. Ribaudo Economist $145,883 DC
37 Margriet F. Caswell Economist $145,227 DC
38 Elise Golan Economist $145,133 DC
39 Biing Hwan Lin Economist $144,882 DC
40 M S. Mark Denbaly Economist $144,727 DC
41 Shahla Shapouri Economist $144,576 DC
42 Carol A. Jones Economist $144,492 DC
43 Kuo Shiung Huang Economist $143,425 DC
44 Janet E. Perry Economist $143,133 DC
45 Utpal P. Vasavada Economist $141,883 DC
46 Gregory K. Pompelli Economist $141,633 DC
47 Daniel H. Pick Economist $140,883 DC
48 Abebayehu Tegene Economist $140,383 DC
49 David E. Banker Economist $140,383 DC
50 Christine O. Donnell Information Technology Management $140,383 DC
51 Jayachandran N. Variyam Economist $140,295 DC
52 Gary S. Lucier Economist $140,279 DC
53 Frederick R. Kuchler Economist $140,233 DC
54 John H. Dyck Economist $139,989 DC
55 Charles B. Hallahan Operations Research $139,431 DC
56 V Eldon Ball Economist $139,383 DC
57 Allen J. Baker Economist $138,633 DC
58 William M. Liefert Economist $138,383 DC
59 Suchada V. Langley Economist $138,383 DC
60 Karl N. Gudmunds Information Technology Management $138,129 DC
61 L P. Atkinson Statistics $137,538 DC
62 Catherine R. Greene Economist $137,288 DC
63 Roger L. Claassen Economist $137,059 DC
64 Mark C. Nord Social Science $136,435 DC
65 Donna Hauser Roberts Economist $136,068 DC
66 Thomas A. McDonald Public Affairs $136,038 DC
67 Audrey L. Farley Miscellaneous Administration And Program $135,286 DC
68 Richard P. Stillman Economist $135,097 DC
69 Edward William Allen Economist $134,788 DC
70 Mary Anne Normile Economist $134,538 DC
71 Chong Soon Kim Economist $134,538 DC
72 Joyce A. Key Equal Employment Opportunity $132,194 DC
73 Peter J. Jr Kostik Information Technology Management $130,892 DC
74 Tammy Hall King Information Technology Management $130,892 DC
75 Patrice C. Lowstuter Miscellaneous Administration And Program $130,740 DC
76 Margaret S. Andrews Economist $130,706 DC
77 Mark A. Prell Economist $130,694 DC
78 Joseph Carl Cooper Economist $130,694 DC
79 Joanne F. Guthrie Dietitian And Nutritionist $130,483 DC
80 Andrew S. Kerns Information Technology Management $130,436 DC
81 Victor John Oliveira Economist $130,287 DC
82 Vincent E. Breneman Information Technology Management $130,192 DC
83 Anita Regmi Economist $129,879 DC
84 Mary E. Maher Public Affairs $129,392 DC
85 John C. Hession Economist $128,921 DC
86 Craig D. Osteen Economist $128,692 DC
87 Gerald Schluter Economist $128,490 DC
88 Douglas E. Parry Information Technology Management $128,442 DC
89 John B. Cromartie Geography $128,350 DC
90 Robert M. Gibbs Economist $128,350 DC
91 D M. Jolliffe Economist $128,350 DC
92 Jorge Fernandez Cornejo Economist $128,192 DC
93 S G. Daberkow Economist $128,192 DC
94 James M. Price Economist $128,001 DC
95 Thomas L. Vollrath Economist $127,442 DC
96 Nancy J. Cochrane Economist $127,421 DC
97 Joseph W. Levedahl Economist $127,275 DC
98 William D. McBride Economist $126,907 DC
99 Name Withheld by the OPM Budget Analysis $126,675
100 Richard John Reeder Economist $126,425 DC

Data Sources

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