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Highest-Paid Employees of the National Archives and Records Administration

$157,976.33 AVERAGE PAY
$15.8M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the National Archives and Records Administration in 2016, based on OPM data (base salary + bonuses).

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 James E. Springs Miscellaneous Administration And Program $183,363 MD
2 William J. Bosanko Miscellaneous Administration And Program $180,509 MD
3 Debra Steidel Wall Program Management $180,509 DC
4 Micah M. Cheatham Financial Management $180,509 MD
5 Swarnali Haldar Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,995 MD
6 Jay A. Trainer Program Management $178,690 MD
7 John Owen Hamilton Miscellaneous Administration And Program $177,135 DC
8 Gary M. Stern General Attorney $177,135 MD
9 Sheryl J. Shenberger Archivist $175,350 MD
10 Susan K. Donius Archivist $173,594 DC
11 Oliver A. Potts Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,110 DC
12 Pamela S. Wright Miscellaneous Administration And Program $171,448 MD
13 Mark K. Updegrove Program Management $170,400 TX
14 Thomas J. Putnam Program Management $170,400 MA
15 Elaine K. Didier Program Management $170,400 MI
16 Paul M. Sparrow Program Management $170,400 NY
17 David M. Weinberg Program Management $170,400 MD
18 R Duke Blackwood Program Management $170,400 CA
19 Christopher M. Runkel General Attorney $170,400 MD
20 Michael D. Ellzey Program Management $170,340 CA
21 James B. Gardner Miscellaneous Administration And Program $168,700 DC
22 Hung N. Nguyen Information Technology Management $167,650 MD
23 David S. Ferriero Archivist $165,300 DC
24 Laurence N. Brewer Miscellaneous Administration And Program $162,924 MD
25 Mary T. Garner Program Management $162,839 AR
26 Warren L. Finch Program Management $162,716 TX
27 Diane L. Dimkoff Miscellaneous Administration And Program $160,300 MD
28 Vistula S. Chapman-Smith Miscellaneous Administration And Program $160,300 PA
29 James W. Hemphill Miscellaneous Administration And Program $160,300 DC
30 David B. McMillen Miscellaneous Administration And Program $160,300 DC
31 Gregory A. Pannoni Management And Program Analysis $160,300 DC
32 Lawrence S. Post Financial Management $160,300 MD
33 Dorothy B. Fields Computer Engineering $160,300 MD
34 Dyung V. Le Computer Engineering $160,300 MD
35 Alina M. Semo General Attorney $160,300 MD
36 William H. Cunliffe Archivist $160,300 MD
37 Gulam D. Shakir Computer Science $160,300 MD
38 Doris A. Hamburg General Arts And Information $159,761 MD
39 James J. McSweeney Miscellaneous Administration And Program $159,572 GA
40 Sean M. Clayton Human Resources Management $159,167 MD
41 Mark D. Sprouse Miscellaneous Administration And Program $158,271 MD
42 Donald K. Graham Program Management $158,100 MO
43 Kevin A. McCoy Security Administration $157,971 MD
44 Shawn T. Morton Miscellaneous Administration And Program $157,971 DC
45 Stefanie W. Hutchins Program Management $157,971 MD
46 C Stephen Heaps Management And Program Analysis $157,971 MD
47 Ronald C. Noll Architecture $157,971 MD
48 Markus K. Most General Arts And Information $157,971 MD
49 Thomas M. Kee Information Technology Management $157,971 MD
50 Mary E. Winstead Information Technology Management $157,971 MD
51 Robert K. Spangler Information Technology Management $157,971 MD
52 Michael A. McGuire Information Technology Management $157,971 MD
53 Meredith R. Evans Program Management $155,000 GA
54 Susan M. Ashtianie Miscellaneous Administration And Program $154,202 MD
55 Maria Carosa Stanwich Miscellaneous Administration And Program $153,702 DC
56 Sammy M. McClure Program Management $153,702 MD
57 William A. Cira Management And Program Analysis $153,702 DC
58 Stephani L. Abramson General Attorney $153,702 MD
59 John M. Simms General Attorney $153,702 MD
60 Ann I. Seibert General Arts And Information $153,702 MD
61 Martin W. Jacobson Archives Technician $153,702 MD
62 Margaret R. Hawkins Archives Technician $153,702 MD
63 Donald R. Rosen Archives Technician $153,702 MD
64 James L. Atwater Information Technology Management $153,702 MD
65 Lisa I. Haralampus Information Technology Management $153,702 MD
66 Richard H. Hunt Miscellaneous Administration And Program $153,698 DC
67 Scott A. Levins Archives Technician $150,370 MO
68 Richard W. Marcus Records And Information Management $149,782 MD
69 Amy P. Bunk General Attorney $149,682 DC
70 John G. Valceanu Public Affairs $149,632 DC
71 Kathleen M. Williams History $149,432 DC
72 David J. Mengel Miscellaneous Administration And Program $149,432 MD
73 Thomas C. Kuhns Miscellaneous Administration And Program $149,432 MD
74 Leslie L. Johnston Miscellaneous Administration And Program $149,432 MD
75 Sally A. Cummings Miscellaneous Administration And Program $149,432 MD
76 Patrick D. Viscuso Management And Program Analysis $149,432 DC
77 Martin F. McGann Management And Program Analysis $149,432 MD
78 Carla B. Patterson Management And Program Analysis $149,432 MD
79 Jewel L. Butler Auditing $149,432 MD
80 Donna J. Forbes Electrical Engineering $149,432 MD
81 Julie Hunsaker Reaves Archives Technician $149,432 MD
82 Kevin P. McCarthy Computer Science $149,432 MD
83 Phuong T. Ha Information Technology Management $149,432 MD
84 Frank R. Samuels Information Technology Management $149,432 MD
85 Sandra E. Paul-Blanc Information Technology Management $149,432 MD
86 Charles P. Huff Archives Technician $149,095 TX
87 William A. Harris Program Management $146,570 NY
88 Emmalisa S. Hobbs Human Resources Management $145,162 MD
89 Ismael Martinez Equal Employment Opportunity $145,162 MD
90 Marlon A. Andrews Miscellaneous Administration And Program $145,162 MD
91 Kevin J. Phelan Miscellaneous Administration And Program $145,162 MD
92 Charles C. Isleib Miscellaneous Administration And Program $145,162 DC
93 Mary K. Knill Management And Program Analysis $145,162 MD
94 Colleen V. Murphy Accounting $145,162 MD
95 Frank C. Quigley General Engineering $145,162 MD
96 La Verne A. Fields Contracting $145,162 MD
97 Deborah A. Lelansky Archivist $145,162 MD
98 Theodore J. Hull Archives Technician $145,162 MD
99 Thomas J. McAndrew Information Technology Management $145,162 MD
100 Thomas F. Schwartz Program Management $143,959 IA

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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