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

$149,860.40 AVERAGE PAY
$14.99M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Economic Research Service in 2011, 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 Mary E. Bohman Economist $181,595 DC
2 Ronald F. Bianchi Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,206 DC
3 Laurian June Unnevehr Economist $174,636 DC
4 John Kort Social Science $168,010 DC
5 Sarahelen Thompson Economist $161,670 DC
6 Barry A. Krissoff Economist $160,742 DC
7 Christine O. Donnell Information Technology Management $159,500 DC
8 Patrick J. Sullivan Economist $158,500 DC
9 David A. McGranahan Economist $158,250 DC
10 Karl N. Gudmunds Information Technology Management $158,000 DC
11 Marca J. Weinberg Economist $158,000 DC
12 Jayachandran N. Variyam Economist $157,614 DC
13 Ronnie Lee Durst Economist $157,500 DC
14 Adrie Sardonia Custer Public Affairs $157,500 DC
15 M S. Mark Denbaly Economist $157,500 DC
16 Gary S. Lucier Economist $157,456 DC
17 Mitchell James Morehart Economist $157,059 DC
18 Paul C. Westcott Economist $157,048 DC
19 Elise Golan Economist $157,000 DC
20 James Mac Donald Economist $157,000 DC
21 Gregory K. Pompelli Economist $156,984 DC
22 David M. Smallwood Economist $156,750 DC
23 Ronald G. Trostle Economist $156,619 DC
24 Marc O. Ribaudo Economist $156,559 DC
25 Mathew Donald Shane Economist $156,548 DC
26 Carol A. Jones Economist $156,500 DC
27 Shahla Shapouri Economist $156,500 DC
28 Stephen R. Crutchfield Economist $156,500 DC
29 Biing Hwan Lin Economist $156,250 DC
30 Mary Ahearn Economist $156,250 DC
31 Daniel H. Pick Economist $156,000 DC
32 Cheryl Christensen Bax Economist $155,849 DC
33 Charles B. Hallahan Operations Research $155,500 DC
34 Maurice R. Landes Economist $155,500 DC
35 Kuo Shiung Huang Economist $155,500 DC
36 Frederick R. Kuchler Economist $155,473 DC
37 John Pender Economist $155,444 DC
38 John H. Dyck Economist $154,834 DC
39 Suchada V. Langley Economist $154,635 DC
40 Abebayehu Tegene Economist $154,435 DC
41 Utpal P. Vasavada Economist $154,135 DC
42 Roric E. Wells Miscellaneous Administration And Program $154,010 DC
43 Scott Lee Chamberlin Information Technology Management $153,776 DC
44 Patrice C. Lowstuter Miscellaneous Administration And Program $153,385 DC
45 V Eldon Ball Economist $152,635 DC
46 Donna Hauser Roberts Economist $152,635 DC
47 William M. Liefert Economist $152,635 DC
48 John T. Wainio Economist $151,558 DC
49 Vincent E. Breneman Information Technology Management $151,510 DC
50 Catherine R. Greene Economist $151,010 DC
51 Mark C. Nord Social Science $150,510 DC
52 Roger L. Claassen Economist $150,354 DC
53 Richard P. Stillman Economist $149,929 DC
54 Mary E. Maher Public Affairs $149,360 DC
55 Edward William Allen Economist $149,110 DC
56 Joseph Carl Cooper Economist $148,807 DC
57 Mark D. Jekanowski Economist $148,510 DC
58 Chong Soon Kim Economist $148,510 DC
59 William D. McBride Economist $147,058 DC
60 Tammy Hall King Information Technology Management $146,933 DC
61 Robert M. Gibbs Economist $146,885 DC
62 Andrew Muhammad Economist $146,877 DC
63 Paul W. Heisey Economist $146,444 DC
64 Mark A. Prell Economist $146,095 DC
65 Timothy Park Economist $145,729 DC
66 John B. Cromartie Geography $145,685 DC
67 Anita Regmi Economist $145,135 DC
68 Kenneth H. Mathews Economist $144,830 DC
69 Jorge Fernandez Cornejo Economist $144,385 DC
70 Erik N. Dohlman Economist $144,001 DC
71 Daniel M. Hellerstein Economist $143,853 DC
72 Patrick N. Canning Economist $143,759 DC
73 Keith O. Fuglie Economist $141,759 DC
74 Lewrene K. Glaser Economist $141,373 DC
75 Victor John Oliveira Economist $140,970 DC
76 John C. Hession Economist $140,539 DC
77 Sheila Sankaran Public Affairs $140,259 DC
78 Craig D. Osteen Economist $140,021 DC
79 Ephraim S. Leibtag Economist $139,571 DC
80 Peter J. Jr Kostik Information Technology Management $139,319 DC
81 Gary Frank Vocke Economist $138,685 DC
82 Linwood A. Hoffman Economist $138,521 DC
83 Thomas L. Vollrath Economist $138,271 DC
84 Joanne F. Guthrie Dietitian And Nutritionist $138,220 DC
85 Nancy J. Cochrane Economist $137,819 DC
86 James M. Price Economist $137,790 DC
87 Andrew S. Kerns Information Technology Management $137,771 DC
88 Thomas Jr. Capehart Economist $137,662 DC
89 Margaret S. Andrews Economist $137,642 DC
90 Ronald D. Sands Economist $137,615 DC
91 Leroy T. Hansen Economist $137,365 DC
92 Richard John Reeder Economist $137,365 DC
93 Joseph W. Levedahl Economist $137,271 DC
94 Luanne Lohr Economist $137,142 DC
95 Kim Hjort Economist $136,771 DC
96 Hazen F. Gale Economist $136,771 DC
97 Kenneth A. Hanson Economist $136,771 DC
98 Stephen L. Haley Economist $136,771 DC
99 Name Withheld by the OPM Budget Analysis $136,771
100 David R. Kelch Economist $136,771 DC

Data Sources

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