Highest-Paid Employees of the Forest Service

$148,484.81 AVERAGE PAY
$14.85M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Forest Service in 2006, based on OPM data (base salary + bonuses).

Some employee names may be withheld by the OPM or individual agencies.
Rank Name Occupation Total Pay Location
1 D N. Bosworth Forestry $165,200 DC
2 Sarah D. Collins Forestry $165,077 DC
3 Hank Kashdan Administrative Officer $164,367 DC
4 E Estill Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $162,400 DC
5 Joel D. Holtrop Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $162,039 DC
6 Valdis E. Mezainis Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $162,039 DC
7 F L. Norbury Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $162,039 DC
8 Rick D. Cables Forestry $162,039 CO
9 Jimmy L. Reaves Forestry $162,039 DC
10 Robin L. Thompson Program Management $161,595 DC
11 Harvey L. Forsgren Forestry $161,595 NM
12 Michael T. Rains Forestry $161,595 PA
13 E Vaughn Stokes General Engineering $161,595 DC
14 Ann M. Bartuska Forestry $161,227 DC
15 Christopher D. Risbrudt Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $160,146 WI
16 K M. Gause Equal Employment Opportunity $159,306 DC
17 I W. Thomas Administrative Officer $159,306 DC
18 P Brouha Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $159,306 DC
19 Richard W. Guldin Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $159,306 VA
20 Robert David Mangold Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $159,306 VA
21 Gloria Manning Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $159,306 DC
22 L R. Payne Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $159,306 DC
23 Bov Bang Eav Forestry $159,306 OR
24 Kathryn P. Maloney Forestry $159,306 PA
25 P J. Roussopoulos Forestry $159,306 NC
26 Arthur Ray Bryant Miscellaneous Administration And Program $157,094 VA
27 L D. Goodman Program Management $156,456 OR
28 Jr M. M Underwood Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $156,012 DC
29 J G. Troyer Forestry $155,779 UT
30 Randy Moore Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $155,375 WI
31 T L. Hanan Accounting $155,296 NM
32 J L. King Accounting $154,190 DC
33 A R. Kimbell Forestry $153,802 MT
34 Kent P. Connaughton Program Management $153,105 DC
35 B Weingardt Forestry $153,105 CA
36 Jacqueline Myers Administrative Officer $152,684 DC
37 Ariel E. Lugo Forestry $152,199
38 Jr. W J. Mattson Entomology $152,000 WI
39 Melvin T. Tyree Plant Physiology $152,000 VT
40 Harold K. Cordell Forestry $152,000 GA
41 R W. Haynes Forestry $152,000 OR
42 Peter A. Bisson Fish Biology $152,000 WA
43 Alton Dennis Lemly Fish Biology $152,000 VA
44 R H. Atalla Chemical Engineering $152,000 WI
45 R M. Rowell Chemistry $152,000 WI
46 Frederick J. Swanson Geology $152,000 OR
47 Dennis E. Bschor Forestry $149,633 AK
48 V A. Jackson Program Management $149,605 CA
49 David A. Cleaves General Engineering $148,978 CO
50 Janette S. Kaiser Rangeland Management $148,401 DC
51 J R. Sedell Forestry $148,309 CA
52 Shepard S. E Yonts Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $144,843 DC
53 George S. Foster Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $143,244 VA
54 Katherine Clement Community Planning $143,000 CA
55 L S. Beck Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $143,000 CA
56 Garland N. Mason Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $143,000 CA
57 F T. Ledig Genetics $143,000 CA
58 Walter C. Shortle Plant Pathology $142,737 NH
59 Thomas C. Brown Economist $142,142 CO
60 J R. Toliver Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $142,142 CO
61 Marcia Patton-Mallory General Engineering $142,142 CO
62 Hao C. Tran General Physical Science $141,300 CA
63 Beth G. Pendleton Program Management $141,300 CA
64 Thomas Tidwell Program Management $141,300 CA
65 Carol Ann Demuth Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $141,300 CA
66 James E. Hubbard Forestry $140,546 DC
67 J R. Bridges Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $140,417 PA
68 R T. McWilliams Economist $139,774 DC
69 J M. Banks Miscellaneous Administration And Program $139,774 VA
70 J A. Caplan Miscellaneous Administration And Program $139,774 DC
71 J B. Golden Miscellaneous Administration And Program $139,774 VA
72 R G. Phillips Miscellaneous Administration And Program $139,774 DC
73 Arthur E. Jeffers Management And Program Analysis $139,774 DC
74 Robert S. Jr Cunningham Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $139,774 DC
75 R L. Hendricks Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $139,774 DC
76 Alexander S. Moad Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $139,774 DC
77 S G. Conard Ecology $139,774 VA
78 Thomas R. Crow Ecology $139,774 DC
79 D R. Darr Forestry $139,774 VA
80 Timothy P. Decoster Forestry $139,774 DC
81 Richard O. Fitzgerald Forestry $139,774 DC
82 Douglas W. Maccleery Forestry $139,774 DC
83 B J. Stokes General Engineering $139,774 VA
84 G P. Contreras Fish Biology $139,774 VA
85 P H. Dunn Program Management $139,370 OR
86 R J. Molina Botany $139,370 OR
87 Charles F. Krebs Forestry $139,370 OR
88 John D. Podgwaite Microbiology $138,780 CT
89 Martin G. Raphael Wildlife Biology $138,644 WA
90 Linda Ann Joyce Rangeland Management $138,497 CO
91 Rita A. Stevens Management And Program Analysis $137,375 CA
92 Arthur L. Gaffrey Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $137,375 CA
93 E B. Handley Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $137,375 CA
94 Richard A. Birdsey Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $136,817 PA
95 Douglas F. Ryan Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $136,689 WA
96 Ronald E. Hooper Contracting $136,409 VA
97 Stephen A. Marshall General Physical Science $136,191 DC
98 Allen M. Solomon General Physical Science $136,191 VA
99 Martha J. Ketelle Management And Program Analysis $136,191 DC
100 Theodore W. Jr Beauvais Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $136,191 DC

Data Sources

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