Highest-Paid Employees of the Forest Service

$155,536.43 AVERAGE PAY
$15.55M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Forest Service in 2008, 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 A R. Kimbell Forestry $209,700 DC
2 Randy Moore Forestry $185,642 CA
3 Hank Kashdan Administrative Officer $172,200 DC
4 Ann M. Bartuska Forestry $172,200 DC
5 Sarah D. Collins Forestry $172,200 DC
6 Michael T. Rains Forestry $172,200 PA
7 Valdis E. Mezainis Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $171,360 DC
8 Robin L. Thompson Program Management $171,272 DC
9 Joel D. Holtrop Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $170,238 DC
10 Rick D. Cables Forestry $170,238 CO
11 Jimmy L. Reaves Forestry $170,238 NC
12 E Vaughn Stokes Miscellaneous Administration And Program $169,772 VA
13 Harvey L. Forsgren Forestry $169,772 UT
14 Richard W. Guldin Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $169,008 VA
15 Jacqueline Myers Administrative Officer $168,498 DC
16 Christopher D. Risbrudt Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $168,249 WI
17 Robert David Mangold Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $167,922 VA
18 Gloria Manning Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $167,367 DC
19 Bov Bang Eav Forestry $167,367 OR
20 Kathryn P. Maloney Forestry $165,726 PA
21 Kent P. Connaughton Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $165,063 WI
22 J L. King Accounting $162,411 NM
23 Ariel E. Lugo Forestry $162,349
24 Harold K. Cordell Forestry $161,500 GA
25 David A. Cleaves Forestry $160,653 DC
26 Dennis E. Bschor Forestry $159,793 AK
27 Thomas W. Jeffries Microbiology $159,000 WI
28 Jr. W J. Mattson Entomology $158,500 WI
29 Melvin T. Tyree Plant Physiology $158,500 VT
30 Peter A. Bisson Fish Biology $158,500 WA
31 Alton Dennis Lemly Fish Biology $158,500 VA
32 Frederick J. Swanson Geology $158,500 OR
33 Arthur Ray Bryant Miscellaneous Administration And Program $157,992 VA
34 Martin G. Raphael Wildlife Biology $157,413 WA
35 Janette S. Kaiser Rangeland Management $156,924 DC
36 Andrzej Bytnerowicz Ecology $156,210 CA
37 Thomas Tidwell Forestry $155,665 MT
38 Timothy P. Decoster Miscellaneous Administration And Program $155,121 DC
39 Theodore W. Jr Beauvais Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $154,150 DC
40 R T. McWilliams Economist $154,000 DC
41 R L. Hendricks Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $154,000 DC
42 George Kulick Civil Engineering $154,000 CA
43 Thomas R. Crow Ecology $153,500 VA
44 John E. Phipps Program Management $153,442 DC
45 George S. Foster General Engineering $152,971 CO
46 Hao C. Tran General Physical Science $152,500 CA
47 Garland N. Mason Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $152,500 CA
48 S G. Conard Ecology $152,000 VA
49 Aurelia S. Federighi General Arts And Information $151,571 DC
50 E B. Handley Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $151,500 CA
51 Marilyn A. Buford Forestry $151,500 VA
52 Mary Ellen Dix Entomology $151,000 VA
53 Douglas W. Maccleery Forestry $151,000 DC
54 Ronald Richard Wester Contracting $150,571 VA
55 Carol Ann Demuth Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $150,500 CA
56 Arthur L. Gaffrey Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $150,500 CA
57 R L. Vaught Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $150,441 CO
58 Donna M. Carmical Financial Administration And Program $150,227 NM
59 James E. Hubbard Forestry $150,091 DC
60 B J. Stokes General Engineering $149,150 VA
61 Larry C. Yarger Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,071 VA
62 Katherine Clement Community Planning $149,000 CA
63 Thomas C. Brown Economist $149,000 CO
64 Beth G. Pendleton Program Management $149,000 CA
65 Arthur E. Jeffers Management And Program Analysis $149,000 DC
66 Martha J. Ketelle Management And Program Analysis $149,000 DC
67 Robert S. Jr Cunningham Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 DC
68 Alison Hill Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 CO
69 William J. Lange Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 DC
70 Alexander S. Moad Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $149,000 DC
71 John D. Podgwaite Microbiology $149,000 CT
72 Richard O. Fitzgerald Forestry $149,000 DC
73 Marcia Patton-Mallory General Engineering $149,000 CO
74 Thomas C. Jr Harbour Forestry $148,825 DC
75 E D. McArthur Genetics $148,771 UT
76 Eurial E. Turner Miscellaneous Administration And Program $148,571 DC
77 Elizabeth Mayhew Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $148,571 DC
78 Richard W. Sowa General Engineering $148,513 VA
79 J C. Twiss Miscellaneous Administration And Program $148,079 VA
80 Robert L. Doudrick Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $147,646 VA
81 James M. Pena Program Management $147,493 CA
82 Charles L. Jr Myers Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $147,428 DC
83 P H. Dunn Program Management $147,225 OR
84 Charles F. Krebs Forestry $147,225 OR
85 Allen M. Solomon General Physical Science $147,071 VA
86 Richard A. Birdsey Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $146,415 PA
87 A J. Koschmann Civil Engineering $146,355 NM
88 Linda Ann Joyce Rangeland Management $146,241 CO
89 Linda L. Langner Economist $146,071 VA
90 Jan M. Engert Miscellaneous Administration And Program $146,071 DC
91 Paul Johnson Miscellaneous Administration And Program $146,071 VA
92 Douglas W. Crandall Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $146,071 DC
93 Jerilyn M. Levi Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $146,071 DC
94 Stephen A. Marshall General Physical Science $146,071 DC
95 Ronald E. Hooper Contracting $145,673 VA
96 C L. Beaty Administrative Officer $145,355 UT
97 William Paul Levere Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $145,355 UT
98 Jody Noiron Program Management $144,885 CA
99 Sharon T. Friedman General Physical Science $144,794 CO
100 Constance I. Millar Genetics $144,778 CA

Data Sources

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