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Highest-Paid Employees of the Food and Drug Administration

$267,618.98 AVERAGE PAY
$26.76M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Food and Drug Administration in 2017, based on OPM data (base salary + bonuses).

The majority of these top-earning employees work as Medical Officer. The majority of these top-earning employees work in Maryland.

Some employee names may be withheld by the OPM or individual agencies.
Rank Name Occupation Total Pay Location
1 Rachel E. Sherman Medical Officer $390,000 MD
2 Janet Woodcock Medical Officer $334,680 MD
3 Richard Pazdur Medical Officer $300,000 MD
4 Jeffrey E. Shuren Medical Officer $294,983 MD
5 Preston M. Dunnmon Medical Officer $286,910 MD
6 Celia M. Silverman Medical Officer $286,095 MD
7 Gerald J. Dalpan Medical Officer $285,075 MD
8 Robert Temple Medical Officer $284,725 MD
9 Douglas C. Throckmorton Medical Officer $284,725 MD
10 Kathleen Uhl Medical Officer $283,795 MD
11 William H. Maisel Medical Officer $280,487 MD
12 Sandra L. Kweder Medical Officer $279,518
13 Peter Paris Stein Medical Officer $279,482 MD
14 Garner Shaavhree Y. Buckman Medical Officer $279,425 MD
15 Murray Irving Sheldon Medical Officer $276,890 MD
16 Joel M. Zinberg Medical Officer $275,000 MD
17 Curtis J. Rosebraugh Medical Officer $273,805 MD
18 Steven Kozlowski Medical Officer $273,795 MD
19 Robert T. Oneill Mathematical Statistics $273,345 MA
20 Rosemary Roberts Medical Officer $273,308 MD
21 Lisa M. Lavange Mathematical Statistics $273,089 MD
22 Leslie K. Ball Medical Officer $272,138 MD
23 Gideon M. Blumenthal Medical Officer $270,919 MD
24 Amy E. McKee Medical Officer $270,919 MD
25 Susan McCune Medical Officer $270,329 MD
26 Stephen M. Ostroff Medical Officer $270,000 MD
27 Steven M. Solomon Veterinary Medical Science $269,976 MD
28 Barbara D. Buch Medical Officer $269,529 MD
29 John R. Peters Medical Officer $268,937 MD
30 Amy S. Rosenberg Medical Officer $268,885 MD
31 John J. Whyte Medical Officer $268,634 MD
32 Mitchell R. Zeller General Health Science $268,632 MD
33 Julie G. Beitz Medical Officer $268,325 MD
34 Edward M. Cox Medical Officer $268,325 MD
35 Jay S. Epstein Medical Officer $268,325 MD
36 Charles J. Ganley Medical Officer $268,325 MD
37 Linda M. Katz Medical Officer $268,325 MD
38 Ellis F. Unger Medical Officer $268,325 MD
39 Philip R. Krause Medical Officer $268,134 MD
40 Henry L. Francis Medical Officer $267,462 MD
41 Jonathan P. Jarow Medical Officer $266,548 MD
42 Robert Ball Medical Officer $265,509 MD
43 Renata Albrecht Medical Officer $265,452 MD
44 Sarah K. Yim Medical Officer $265,406 MD
45 Frank F. Weichold Medical Officer $265,302 MD
46 Patricia Y. Love Medical Officer $264,601 MD
47 Sally M. Seymour Medical Officer $263,807 MD
48 Wilson W. Bryan Medical Officer $263,789 MD
49 Ira P. Krefting Medical Officer $263,103 MD
50 Daiva Shetty Medical Officer $262,991 MD
51 Hylton V. Joffe Medical Officer $262,949 MD
52 Paul G. Kluetz Medical Officer $262,646 MD
53 Hai Mary Tran Thanh Medical Officer $262,488 MD
54 Michael David Blum Medical Officer $262,438 MD
55 Christopher John Jankosky Medical Officer $262,434 MD
56 Aron S. Yustein Medical Officer $262,147 MD
57 Keith K. Burkhart Medical Officer $261,667 MD
58 Robert L. Becker Medical Officer $261,567 MD
59 Stephen M. Grant Medical Officer $261,429 MD
60 Judith W. Zander Medical Officer $261,226 MD
61 Curay Jacqueline A. Corrigan Medical Officer $261,112 MD
62 Helen J. Barr Medical Officer $261,096 MD
63 Malvina B. Eydelman Medical Officer $261,096 MD
64 Ginette Y. Michaud General Health Science $260,932 MD
65 Brad G. Leissa Medical Officer $260,766 MD
66 Albert B. Deisseroth Medical Officer $260,675 MD
67 Orieji C. Illoh Medical Officer $260,569 MD
68 Julia A. Beaver Medical Officer $260,378 MD
69 Wiley A. Chambers Medical Officer $260,240 MD
70 Douglas A. Balentine Microbiology $260,100 MD
71 Nicole C. Verdun Medical Officer $260,057 MD
72 Steven N. Luxenberg Medical Officer $260,000 MD
73 Robert M. Nelson Medical Officer $259,695 MD
74 Audrey L. Gassman Medical Officer $259,521 MD
75 Marc R. Theoret Medical Officer $258,903 MD
76 Badrul A. Chowdhury Medical Officer $258,837 MD
77 Gregory Harold Reaman Medical Officer $258,490 MD
78 Lesleyanne Furlong Medical Officer $258,325 MD
79 Donna J. Griebel Medical Officer $258,225 MD
80 Ozlem A. Belen Medical Officer $258,209 MD
81 William Howard Dunn Medical Officer $258,153 MD
82 Debra B. Birnkrant Medical Officer $258,075 MD
83 Vincent J. Devlin Medical Officer $257,952 MD
84 Mark I. Avigan Medical Officer $257,725 MD
85 Patricia Keegan Medical Officer $257,725 MD
86 Jeffery L. Summers Medical Officer $257,224 MD
87 Sharon H. Hertz Medical Officer $256,908 MD
88 Jeffrey S. Murray Medical Officer $256,246 MD
89 Claro Romeo A. De Medical Officer $256,149 MD
90 Ke Liu Medical Officer $255,653 MD
91 Markham C. Luke Medical Officer $255,132 MD
92 Bindi M. Nikhar Medical Officer $254,819 MD
93 Sean Khozin Medical Officer $254,757 MD
94 Basil Golding Medical Officer $254,321 MD
95 Alexander Gorovets Medical Officer $254,279 MD
96 Karen M. Farizo Medical Officer $254,078 MD
97 Virginia E. Maher Medical Officer $254,058 MD
98 William M. Boyd Medical Officer $253,980 MD
99 Eric P. Bastings Medical Officer $253,425 MD
100 Anthony G. Durmowicz Medical Officer $252,938 MD

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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