Congress has passed a retro-active 1.4% pay raise for 2019 in addition to a locality increase and 6 new localities.

Highest-Paid Employees of the Headquarters, Nasa

$183,216.37 AVERAGE PAY
$18.32M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Headquarters, Nasa 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 Robert M. Lightfoot Miscellaneous Administration And Program $240,100 DC
2 Krista Corrallo Paquin Miscellaneous Administration And Program $240,100 DC
3 William H. Gerstenmaier General Engineering $240,100 DC
4 Stephen G. Jurczyk General Engineering $240,100 DC
5 Jaiwon Shin General Engineering $240,100 DC
6 Thomas Hansueli Zurbuchen General Physical Science $237,700 DC
7 Stephen T. Shih Equal Employment Opportunity $187,000 DC
8 Albert Condes Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 DC
9 Glenn A. Delgado Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 DC
10 Robert Gibbs Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 DC
11 Mark V. Glorioso Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 MS
12 Jay M. Henn Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 DC
13 Joseph Simon Mahaley Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 DC
14 Daniel J. Tenney Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 DC
15 Calvin F. Williams Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 DC
16 Andrew J. Hunter Accounting $187,000 DC
17 Dennis J. Andrucyk General Engineering $187,000 DC
18 William C. Hill General Engineering $187,000 DC
19 Alan H. Phillips General Engineering $187,000 OH
20 Ralph R. Roe General Engineering $187,000 VA
21 Terrence W. Wilcutt General Engineering $187,000 TX
22 Sumara M. Thompson-King General Attorney $187,000 DC
23 William P. McNally Contracting $187,000 DC
24 Marcus A. Watkins General Physical Science $187,000 CA
25 Renee P. Wynn Information Technology Management $187,000 DC
26 James L. Morrison Miscellaneous Administration And Program $185,200 DC
27 Elizabeth Brownlee Kolmstetter Miscellaneous Administration And Program $185,100 DC
28 James D. Polk Medical Officer $185,100 DC
29 Badri A. Younes General Engineering $184,964 DC
30 Paul K. Martin Miscellaneous Administration And Program $184,200 DC
31 Vincent Joel Michaud Medical Officer $182,663 DC
32 Karen C. Feldstein Miscellaneous Administration And Program $182,300 DC
33 Terry D. Jackson Miscellaneous Administration And Program $182,300 DC
34 Roosevelt Young Johnson Miscellaneous Administration And Program $182,300 DC
35 Mary Denise Kerwin Miscellaneous Administration And Program $182,300 DC
36 Roy A. Maizel Miscellaneous Administration And Program $182,300 DC
37 Lisa Michelle Ziehmann Financial Administration And Program $182,300 DC
38 Harold M. Bell General Engineering $182,300 DC
39 John P. McManamen General Engineering $182,300 NM
40 Robert A. Pearce General Engineering $182,300 DC
41 Gregory L. Robinson General Engineering $182,300 DC
42 Dawn M. Schaible General Engineering $182,300 VA
43 Thomas D. Whitmeyer General Engineering $182,300 DC
44 Edward Jason Steptoe General Attorney $182,300 DC
45 Monica Y. Manning Contracting $182,300 DC
46 Gale J. Allen General Physical Science $182,300 DC
47 Jen-Chow Duh General Physical Science $182,300 CA
48 James L. Reuter General Engineering $180,400 DC
49 Richard Neal Reback Equal Employment Opportunity $179,700 DC
50 Jennifer Rae Wang Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
51 Rocca Francis P. La General Attorney $179,600 DC
52 Jane C. Datta Miscellaneous Administration And Program $177,401 DC
53 Thomas E. Cremins Miscellaneous Administration And Program $177,400 DC
54 Leah R. Hollander Miscellaneous Administration And Program $177,400 DC
55 Robert N. Jacobs Miscellaneous Administration And Program $177,400 DC
56 Altonell L. Mumford Miscellaneous Administration And Program $177,400 DC
57 Carrie L. Sorrels Miscellaneous Administration And Program $177,400 DC
58 David C. Tupper Miscellaneous Administration And Program $177,400 DC
59 Gregory D. Blaney General Engineering $177,400 WV
60 John A. Cavolowsky General Engineering $177,400 DC
61 Sandra Elizabeth Connelly General Engineering $177,400 DC
62 Jay Dryer General Engineering $177,400 DC
63 Franciscus J. Groen General Engineering $177,400 DC
64 Deirdre Healey General Engineering $177,400 DC
65 Scott E. Robinson General Engineering $177,400 DC
66 Eric P. Smith General Engineering $177,400 DC
67 Edgar G. Waggoner General Engineering $177,400 DC
68 James Gerard Watzin General Engineering $177,400 DC
69 Courtney Hopkins Bailey General Attorney $177,400 DC
70 Scott W. Barber General Attorney $177,400 DC
71 David G. Barrett General Attorney $177,400 DC
72 Steven W. Clarke General Physical Science $177,400 DC
73 Michael Harris Freilich General Physical Science $177,400 DC
74 James Lauer Green General Physical Science $177,400 DC
75 Paul L. Hertz General Physical Science $177,400 DC
76 Victor Thompson Information Technology Management $177,400 DC
77 Rebecca Lynn Lee Miscellaneous Administration And Program $176,715 DC
78 Ross William Weiland Miscellaneous Administration And Program $176,600 DC
79 Douglas A. Comstock Financial Administration And Program $175,000 DC
80 Charles E. Lombard Miscellaneous Administration And Program $174,953 DC
81 Joseph Gerald McIntyre Miscellaneous Administration And Program $173,600 DC
82 Terrance C. Alfred Accounting $173,600 DC
83 Jeffrey M. Cullen Contracting $173,600 DC
84 Olivette Mechella Hooks Logistics Management $173,317 DC
85 Douglas A. Terrier General Physical Science $173,124 TX
86 Nancy J. Balkus Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,100 DC
87 Kevin Buford Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,100 DC
88 Kristen J. Erickson Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,100 DC
89 Leigh Anne C. Giraldi Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,100 DC
90 Cristina Guidi Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,100 DC
91 Michael Anthony Hecker Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,100 DC
92 Margaret Kieffer Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,100 DC
93 Joseph Kroener Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,100 DC
94 Patricia Diane Rausch Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,100 DC
95 Sue M. Romans Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,100 DC
96 Darrell Dean Slone Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,100 DC
97 Alotta E. Taylor Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,100 DC
98 Raynor L. Taylor Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,100 DC
99 Danny V. Woods Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,100 DC
100 Robert T. Carver Financial Administration And Program $172,100 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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