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

$152,382.12 AVERAGE PAY
$15.24M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Economic Research Service in 2016, 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 $185,100 DC
2 Jayachandran N. Variyam Economist $184,152 DC
3 Gregory K. Pompelli Social Science $183,058 DC
4 Marca J. Weinberg Economist $182,364 DC
5 Gopinath Munisamy Economist $180,995 DC
6 Tony D. Williams Miscellaneous Administration And Program $173,731 DC
7 Jeffrey Willard Hopkins Economist $163,300 DC
8 Roger L. Claassen Economist $162,950 DC
9 Donald James Mac Economist $162,650 DC
10 M S. Mark Denbaly Economist $162,550 DC
11 Utpal Priyakant Vasavada Economist $162,300 DC
12 Mary E. Maher Public Affairs $162,300 DC
13 Donnell Christine O Information Technology Management $161,700 DC
14 Ronnie Lee Durst Economist $161,300 DC
15 Maurice R. Landes Economist $161,300 DC
16 V Eldon Ball Economist $161,100 DC
17 John H. Dyck Economist $161,050 DC
18 Biing Hwan Lin Economist $160,900 DC
19 Frederick R. Kuchler Economist $160,900 DC
20 Abebayehu Tegene Economist $160,800 DC
21 Loretta Marie Lynch Economist $160,750 DC
22 Robert M. Gibbs Economist $160,721 DC
23 John Pender Social Science $160,700 DC
24 Catherine R. Greene Economist $160,550 DC
25 Jeffrey M. Gillespie Economist $160,300 DC
26 Charles B. Hallahan Operations Research $160,300 DC
27 Daniel H. Pick Economist $160,300 DC
28 Marc O. Ribaudo Economist $160,300 DC
29 Joseph Carl Cooper Economist $160,300 DC
30 Karl N. Gudmunds Information Technology Management $160,300 DC
31 David M. Smallwood Economist $160,300 DC
32 David A. McGranahan Economist $160,300 DC
33 William M. Liefert Economist $160,300 DC
34 William D. McBride Economist $159,271 DC
35 Tammy Hall King Information Technology Management $159,021 DC
36 Mark D. Jekanowski Economist $158,971 DC
37 Mark A. Prell Economist $158,871 DC
38 Keith O. Fuglie Economist $158,471 DC
39 John B. Cromartie Geography $158,471 DC
40 Vincent E. Breneman Information Technology Management $157,971 DC
41 Timothy Park Economist $157,971 DC
42 Andrew Muhammad Economist $155,702 DC
43 Lewrene K. Glaser Economist $155,452 DC
44 Jean C. Buzby Economist $154,702 DC
45 Linda Calvin Economist $154,452 DC
46 Hazen F. Gale Economist $154,452 DC
47 Daniel M. Hellerstein Economist $154,002 DC
48 Patrick N. Canning Economist $153,702 DC
49 David E. Schimmelpfennig Economist $153,702 DC
50 Ronald D. Sands Economist $153,702 DC
51 Paul W. Heisey Economist $151,082 DC
52 Steven S. Zahniser Economist $150,432 DC
53 Suzanne D. Thornsbury Economist $150,432 DC
54 Ploeg Michele Ver Economist $150,232 DC
55 Angela M. Pompey Information Technology Management $150,132 DC
56 Joanne F. Guthrie Dietitian And Nutritionist $150,082 DC
57 Nancy E. McNiff Public Affairs $149,932 DC
58 Ephraim S. Leibtag Economist $149,932 DC
59 Nigel D. Key Economist $149,432 DC
60 Sandra A. Hoffmann Economist $145,462 DC
61 Itzel C. Sclopis Miscellaneous Administration And Program $145,412 DC
62 Henry C. Norcom Equal Employment Opportunity $145,162 DC
63 Cynthia J. Nickerson Economist $143,642 DC
64 Andrew S. Kerns Information Technology Management $143,555 DC
65 Linwood A. Hoffman Economist $143,505 DC
66 Kathleen Marie Kassel Social Science $143,455 DC
67 Karen S. Hamrick Economist $142,705 DC
68 Stephen A. Macdonald Economist $142,405 DC
69 Nancy Ann Thomas Budget Analysis $142,155 DC
70 John A. Kirlin Economist $142,005 DC
71 Michael E. Ollinger Economist $141,955 DC
72 Mark S. Ash Economist $141,905 DC
73 Thomas Capehart Economist $141,905 DC
74 Timothy R. Wojan Economist $141,892 DC
75 Pheny Z. Weidman Statistics $141,805 DC
76 Robert W. Dubman Economist $141,805 DC
77 Victor John Oliveira Economist $141,755 DC
78 Keithly G. Jones Economist $141,642 DC
79 Nancy J. Cochrane Economist $141,555 DC
80 Leroy T. Hansen Economist $141,555 DC
81 Stephen Wayne Martinez Economist $141,555 DC
82 Kim Hjort Economist $141,555 DC
83 Ralph M. Seeley Economist $141,555 DC
84 Carlos A. Arnade Economist $141,555 DC
85 William F. Hahn Economist $141,555 DC
86 Leslie A. Meyer Economist $141,555 DC
87 Nathan W. Childs Economist $141,555 DC
88 Constance B. Newman Economist $141,042 DC
89 James M. Hansen Economist $140,892 DC
90 Tony L. Stephenson Information Technology Management $138,976 DC
91 Valencia Wallace Information Technology Management $138,976 DC
92 Thomas A. Majchrowicz Economist $138,476 DC
93 Mildred M. Haley Economist $138,426 DC
94 Katherine L. Ralston Economist $138,376 DC
95 Osta Hisham Said El Economist $138,176 DC
96 Glenn D. Schaible Economist $138,176 DC
97 Carolyn C. Rogers Social Science $137,926 DC
98 Alia M. Shabazz Management And Program Analysis $137,926 DC
99 Lavonne Luquis Shelton Public Affairs $136,931 CO
100 David Nulph Information Technology Management $135,296 DC

Data Sources

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