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Highest-Paid Employees of the Federal Railroad Administration

$155,661.66 AVERAGE PAY
$15.57M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Federal Railroad Administration in 2017, 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 Paul Nissenbaum Program Management $187,000 DC
2 Robert C. Lauby Program Management $187,000 DC
3 Rebecca A. Pennington Financial Management $182,789 DC
4 Ronald Louis Batory Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
5 Reber H. Hall Program Management $179,700 DC
6 Juan D. Reyes General Attorney $179,700 DC
7 Jamie P. Rennert Program Management $176,665 DC
8 Tamela Lynn Riggs Program Management $176,204 DC
9 Thomas J. Herrmann Railroad Safety $168,315 DC
10 John Karl Alexy Program Management $166,155 DC
11 Mark W. Hartong Electronics Engineering $164,416 DC
12 Michael W. Lestingi Program Management $163,629 DC
13 Barr Barbara Hope Klein Transportation Specialist $163,452 DC
14 Lucinda K. Henriksen Transportation Specialist $163,125 DC
15 Daniel L. Alpert General Attorney $163,125 DC
16 Leslie L. Fiorenzo Transportation Specialist $163,100 MA
17 Douglas H. Taylor Railroad Safety $163,100 DC
18 David L. Blackmore Transportation Specialist $163,100 IN
19 Rosalyn G. Millman Management And Program Analysis $162,900 DC
20 Kebo C. Mendley Management And Program Analysis $162,900 DC
21 Gary A. Carr General Engineering $162,816 DC
22 Robert J. Adduci General Engineering $162,800 MA
23 Charles N. Nurse Contracting $162,600 DC
24 Alan H. Nagler General Attorney $162,550 DC
25 Arnel B. Rivera Information Technology Management $162,500 DC
26 John K. Kesler General Engineering $162,500 DC
27 Hussam S. Al-Ibrahim General Engineering $162,500 DC
28 John A. Kern General Attorney $162,300 DC
29 Robert J. Castiglione Railroad Safety $162,211 TX
30 Richard U. Cogswell Electronics Engineering $162,200 DC
31 Colleen A. Brennan General Attorney $161,900 DC
32 Ronald E. Ries Transportation Specialist $161,900 DC
33 Patricia V. Sun General Attorney $161,900 DC
34 Felicia Bell Young Transportation Specialist $161,900 DC
35 Elizabeth A. Sorrells General Attorney $161,900 DC
36 Calvin R. Gibson Program Management $161,900 DC
37 Gary G. Fairbanks Railroad Safety $161,900 DC
38 Maryam Allahyar Program Management $160,500 DC
39 Miriam Kloeppel Operations Research $159,323 DC
40 Marlys A. Osterhues Environmental Protection Specialist $159,123 DC
41 David A. Valenstein Transportation Specialist $158,873 DC
42 Timothy Barkley Miscellaneous Administration And Program $158,837 DC
43 Roberta J. Stewart General Attorney $158,523 DC
44 Jennifer S. Moody Financial Administration And Program $158,123 DC
45 Mark S. Daniels Transportation Specialist $157,430 WA
46 Eric N. Kutch Transportation Specialist $155,788 MO
47 Linda Lee Martin General Attorney $155,251 DC
48 Gerald M. Powers Miscellaneous Administration And Program $155,230 DC
49 Larry W. Woolverton Transportation Specialist $154,730 DC
50 Leonard R. Evans Transportation Specialist $154,730 DC
51 Tiwalade T. Bello Accounting $154,345 DC
52 Michael E. Jones Psychology $154,330 DC
53 Jason E. Schlosberg General Attorney $153,730 DC
54 Rebecca Ellen Behravesh General Attorney $153,730 DC
55 Beth F. Nachreiner Transportation Specialist $153,730 DC
56 Thomas Stephen O.'connor Economist $153,730 DC
57 Rebecca Reyes-Alicea Transportation Specialist $153,015 NY
58 David L. Kannenberg Transportation Specialist $151,323 PA
59 John T. Seguin General Attorney $150,858 DC
60 Zebediah G. Schorr General Attorney $150,858 DC
61 Vence L. Haggard Transportation Specialist $149,799 TX
62 Michael S. Masci General Attorney $149,737 DC
63 Carolyn R. Hayward-Williams Railroad Safety $149,337 DC
64 Jonathan Scott Keene Budget Analysis $149,337 DC
65 James M. Jordan Transportation Specialist $147,060 CA
66 Victor A. Angelo Financial Administration And Program $146,629 DC
67 Ali Tajaddini General Engineering $146,629 DC
68 Robert L. Portsche Railroad Safety $146,529 DC
69 Dennis R. Yachechak Railroad Safety $146,529 DC
70 William Patrick Dyer Community Planning $146,468 DC
71 Rhonda Maria Dews Equal Opportunity Compliance $146,379 DC
72 Paul E. Weber Railroad Safety $146,129 DC
73 Manuel A. Galdo Electronics Engineering $146,129 DC
74 Robert E. Brogan Management And Program Analysis $146,129 DC
75 Monique F. Stewart General Engineering $146,129 DC
76 Kevin R. Blackwell Railroad Safety $146,129 DC
77 Yu-Hua David Mao Mechanical Engineering $146,079 DC
78 Harold T. Blankenship Mechanical Engineering $146,079 DC
79 Jeffrey E. Gordon General Engineering $145,889 MA
80 Michael J. Turnbull Transportation Specialist $145,860 IL
81 Cameron D. Stuart General Engineering $145,629 DC
82 Brian F. Gilleran General Engineering $145,629 DC
83 Patrick P. Sullivan Railroad Safety $145,629 DC
84 Alice M. Alexander Management And Program Analysis $145,629 DC
85 Steven J. Fender Transportation Specialist $145,303 MO
86 Melvin Smith Transportation Specialist $145,262 TX
87 David Matthew Cox Management And Program Analysis $145,245 DC
88 Mark A. Maday Railroad Safety $144,945 DC
89 Marc R. Fuller Economist $144,945 DC
90 Carmen J. Patriarca Transportation Specialist $143,318 GA
91 Richard F. Kiester Railroad Safety $142,794 DC
92 Amy Lou Houser Management And Program Analysis $142,644 DC
93 Peter P. Lapre Transportation Specialist $142,639 NY
94 Karen L. McClure Economist $142,544 DC
95 Steven Ross Zuiderveen Railroad Safety $142,494 DC
96 Arthur L. Clouse Railroad Safety $142,494 DC
97 Han-Lin Lee Operations Research $142,394 DC
98 Francisco Gonzalez Mechanical Engineering $142,394 DC
99 Sean Crain Electronics Engineering $142,394 DC
100 Ullah Kifayat Economist $142,394 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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