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

$151,906.40 AVERAGE PAY
$15.19M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Economic Research Service in 2010, 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 $179,700 DC
2 Katherine R. Smith Economist $179,700 DC
3 Mary E. Bohman Economist $178,095 DC
4 Laurian June Unnevehr Economist $174,636 DC
5 Ronald F. Bianchi Miscellaneous Administration And Program $174,206 DC
6 John Kort Social Science $168,010 DC
7 Mitchell James Morehart Economist $162,397 DC
8 Sarahelen Thompson Economist $161,670 DC
9 Mary M. Gray Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $161,294 DC
10 Jayachandran N. Variyam Economist $161,198 DC
11 Elise Golan Economist $160,500 DC
12 Margriet F. Caswell Economist $160,198 DC
13 Carol A. Jones Economist $160,132 DC
14 Paul C. Westcott Economist $160,048 DC
15 James Mac Donald Economist $159,750 DC
16 Adrie Sardonia Custer Public Affairs $159,596 DC
17 Chester Edwin Jr. Young Economist $159,596 DC
18 Michael R. Leblanc Economist $159,548 DC
19 Biing Hwan Lin Economist $159,500 DC
20 Barry A. Krissoff Economist $159,279 DC
21 M S. Mark Denbaly Economist $158,750 DC
22 Agapi L. Somwaru Economist $158,435 DC
23 Mary Ahearn Economist $158,250 DC
24 Maurice R. Landes Economist $158,250 DC
25 David M. Smallwood Economist $157,750 DC
26 Marca J. Weinberg Economist $157,500 DC
27 David A. McGranahan Economist $157,250 DC
28 Shahla Shapouri Economist $157,250 DC
29 Patrick J. Sullivan Economist $157,000 DC
30 Ronald G. Trostle Economist $157,000 DC
31 Stephen R. Crutchfield Economist $156,500 DC
32 Cheryl Christensen Bax Economist $156,500 DC
33 Gary S. Lucier Economist $156,500 DC
34 Ronnie Lee Durst Economist $156,250 DC
35 Frederic Lee Hoff Economist $156,199 DC
36 Francis Tuan Economist $156,129 DC
37 Gregory K. Pompelli Economist $156,099 DC
38 Kuo Shiung Huang Economist $156,000 DC
39 Andrew S. Morton Economist $155,500 DC
40 Mathew Donald Shane Economist $155,500 DC
41 Christine O. Donnell Information Technology Management $155,500 DC
42 Suchada V. Langley Economist $155,135 DC
43 Utpal P. Vasavada Economist $155,135 DC
44 Abebayehu Tegene Economist $154,635 DC
45 William M. Liefert Economist $154,165 DC
46 David E. Banker Economist $153,885 DC
47 Allen J. Baker Economist $153,683 DC
48 Frederick R. Kuchler Economist $153,635 DC
49 Donna Hauser Roberts Economist $153,635 DC
50 Marc O. Ribaudo Economist $152,984 DC
51 Roger L. Claassen Economist $152,760 DC
52 Mark C. Nord Social Science $152,734 DC
53 Charles B. Hallahan Operations Research $152,635 DC
54 V Eldon Ball Economist $152,635 DC
55 John Pender Economist $151,410 DC
56 John H. Dyck Economist $151,208 DC
57 Mary Anne Normile Economist $151,208 DC
58 Karl N. Gudmunds Information Technology Management $150,657 DC
59 Vincent E. Breneman Information Technology Management $150,267 DC
60 Catherine R. Greene Economist $150,260 DC
61 Daniel H. Pick Economist $150,208 DC
62 Richard P. Stillman Economist $149,510 DC
63 Edward William Allen Economist $149,010 DC
64 Chong Soon Kim Economist $149,010 DC
65 Mary E. Maher Public Affairs $148,433 DC
66 Mark A. Prell Economist $147,635 DC
67 John T. Wainio Economist $147,433 DC
68 Roric E. Wells Miscellaneous Administration And Program $147,132 DC
69 Timothy Park Economist $147,098 DC
70 Patrice C. Lowstuter Miscellaneous Administration And Program $147,084 DC
71 Joseph Carl Cooper Economist $146,911 DC
72 Thomas A. McDonald Public Affairs $145,433 DC
73 Jorge Fernandez Cornejo Economist $144,385 DC
74 Kenneth H. Mathews Economist $144,385 DC
75 Paul W. Heisey Economist $144,385 DC
76 Keith O. Fuglie Economist $144,259 DC
77 Robert M. Gibbs Economist $143,759 DC
78 Anita Regmi Economist $143,759 DC
79 Joanne F. Guthrie Dietitian And Nutritionist $142,880 DC
80 John B. Cromartie Geography $142,059 DC
81 Peter J. Jr Kostik Information Technology Management $141,415 DC
82 Victor John Oliveira Economist $141,222 DC
83 John C. Hession Economist $140,867 DC
84 Margaret S. Andrews Economist $140,498 DC
85 William D. McBride Economist $139,521 DC
86 Tammy Hall King Information Technology Management $138,867 DC
87 Luanne Lohr Economist $138,800 DC
88 Richard John Reeder Economist $138,771 DC
89 Name Withheld by the OPM Budget Analysis $138,771
90 Sheila Sankaran Public Affairs $138,429 DC
91 James M. Price Economist $138,319 DC
92 Craig D. Osteen Economist $138,021 DC
93 Hazen F. Gale Economist $137,919 DC
94 Ronald D. Sands Economist $137,536 DC
95 Andrew S. Kerns Information Technology Management $137,230 DC
96 Linwood A. Hoffman Economist $136,771 DC
97 Thomas L. Vollrath Economist $136,771 DC
98 Kim Hjort Economist $136,771 DC
99 David R. Kelch Economist $136,771 DC
100 Thomas Jr. Capehart Economist $136,771 DC

Data Sources

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