Highest-Paid Employees of the Federal Railroad Administration

$131,102.62 AVERAGE PAY
$13.11M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Federal Railroad Administration in 2006, 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 Seth M. Lindsey General Attorney $162,100 DC
2 Mark E. Yachmetz Program Management $162,100 DC
3 Grady C. Jr Cothen Railroad Safety $159,565 DC
4 Margaret Bridge Reid Program Management $159,497 DC
5 Michael J. Logue Program Management $156,426 DC
6 Michael T. Haley General Attorney $155,681 DC
7 Jo E. Strang Program Management $154,239 DC
8 John G. Jr Leeds Program Management $153,791 DC
9 Edward W. Pritchard Railroad Safety $153,791 DC
10 Joseph H. Boardman Program Management $152,000 DC
11 Jane H. Bachner Transportation Specialist $151,178 DC
12 Clifford C. Eby Program Management $149,000 DC
13 Steven R. Ditmeyer Miscellaneous Administration And Program $146,775 DC
14 Mark H. Tessler General Attorney $143,244 DC
15 Mark H. McKeon Transportation Specialist $142,737 MA
16 Richard M. McCord Transportation Specialist $142,274 IL
17 Robert C. Lauby General Engineering $139,774 DC
18 Joseph R. Pomponio Transportation Specialist $139,774 DC
19 William R. Fashouer General Attorney $139,774 DC
20 Raphael Kedar Transportation Specialist $139,774 DC
21 Neil Elliot Moyer Transportation Specialist $139,774 DC
22 John A. Kern General Attorney $139,774 DC
23 Claire L. Orth General Engineering $139,774 DC
24 Douglas H. Taylor Railroad Safety $139,774 DC
25 John F. Jr Cikota Transportation Industry Analysis $139,774 DC
26 G. Joseph King General Attorney $139,774 DC
27 William O. Gelston Economist $139,774 DC
28 Russell Mark Schnabel Miscellaneous Administration And Program $139,774 DC
29 Robert E. Jr Martin Economist $139,774 DC
30 Peter M. Montague Economist $139,774 DC
31 Richard U. Cogswell Electronics Engineering $139,774 DC
32 Mark J. Weihofen Economist $139,774 DC
33 Billie A. Stultz General Attorney $139,774 DC
34 Gerald K. Schoenauer Accounting $139,774 DC
35 Theodore D. Bundy Railroad Safety $139,275 KY
36 Lewis F. Ii Dennin Transportation Specialist $136,920 GA
37 Laurence H. Hasvold Transportation Specialist $136,726 IL
38 Douglas L. Jr Allen Miscellaneous Administration And Program $136,191 DC
39 John N. Paolella Transportation Specialist $136,191 DC
40 Arnel B. Rivera Information Technology Management $136,191 DC
41 Darrell J. Tisor Transportation Specialist $133,850 MO
42 Alvin L. Settje Transportation Specialist $133,070 CA
43 Magdy A. El-Sibaie General Engineering $132,607 DC
44 Thomas J. Herrmann General Attorney $132,607 DC
45 Donald A. Jr Stadtler Budget Analysis $132,607 DC
46 William J. Tito Human Resources Management $132,607 DC
47 David R. Myers Transportation Specialist $129,616 PA
48 Michael Deemilio Transportation Specialist $129,616 PA
49 Illona M. Williams Contracting $129,023 DC
50 Olga K. Cataldi Electronics Engineering $129,023 DC
51 Christena Nielsen Transportation Specialist $129,023 DC
52 Eric N. Kutch Transportation Specialist $126,987 MO
53 Jonathan Lee Kaplan General Attorney $125,439 DC
54 Gordon A. Davids Civil Engineering $125,439 DC
55 Alan H. Nagler General Attorney $125,439 DC
56 Gareth W. Rosenau General Attorney $125,439 DC
57 Ronald R. Newman Railroad Safety $125,439 DC
58 Scott Alexander Bernard Information Technology Management $125,439 DC
59 Carl Martin Ruiz Program Management $125,439 DC
60 Ronald E. Ries Transportation Specialist $125,439 DC
61 William J. Fagan Transportation Specialist $121,856 DC
62 Daniel L. Alpert General Attorney $121,856 DC
63 Mark W. Hartong Electronics Engineering $121,856 DC
64 David W. Brooks Transportation Specialist $121,503 WA
65 Leslie L. Fiorenzo Transportation Specialist $121,346 MA
66 David L. Blackmore Transportation Specialist $119,378 IL
67 Ronald G. Jr Lutton Transportation Specialist $119,374 PA
68 Alexander A. Della-Valle Management And Program Analysis $118,828 DC
69 Robert L. Carpenter Contracting $118,828 DC
70 Charles L. Bielitz Mechanical Engineering $118,828 DC
71 Gene O. Cox Railroad Safety $118,828 DC
72 George L. Scerbo Railroad Safety $118,828 DC
73 Thomas A. Phemister Railroad Safety $118,828 DC
74 Raymond V. Kasey Railroad Safety $118,828 DC
75 Yan H. Tse General Engineering $118,828 DC
76 James A. Bush Railroad Safety $118,828 DC
77 Lydia G. Leeds Management And Program Analysis $118,828 DC
78 Thomas S. Ellis Information Technology Management $118,828 DC
79 Frank D. Roskind Economist $118,828 DC
80 Thomas G. Raslear Psychology $118,828 DC
81 Mahmood A. Fateh General Engineering $118,828 DC
82 Leonard W. III Allen Electronics Engineering $118,828 DC
83 Gary J. Connors Operations Research $118,828 DC
84 Joel P. Palley Economist $118,828 DC
85 James M. Jones Railroad Safety $118,828 DC
86 Albert R. Taber Railroad Safety $118,828 DC
87 James A. Smailes General Engineering $118,828 DC
88 Albert S. Kaye Transportation Specialist $118,828 DC
89 Manuel A. Galdo Electronics Engineering $118,828 DC
90 Barbara A. Pelletier Miscellaneous Administration And Program $118,828 DC
91 Elizabeth A. Sorrells General Attorney $118,272 DC
92 Thomas A. McFarlin Railroad Safety $118,272 DC
93 Sung H. Lee General Engineering $118,272 DC
94 William S. Schoonover Railroad Safety $118,272 DC
95 Michael L. Calhoun Transportation Specialist $118,184 CA
96 Bonnie J. Murphy Transportation Specialist $117,155 TX
97 Ralph L. Elston Transportation Specialist $117,155 TX
98 Leon E. Smith Transportation Specialist $116,401 GA
99 Brian L. Hontz Transportation Specialist $116,313 PA
100 James E. Wilson Railroad Safety $115,781 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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