Federal Employee Profile — Michael J. McPhaden

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ST-00 Top 10%

Michael J. McPhaden

Title: Oceanographer

Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

In 2018, Michael J. McPhaden was an Oceanographer at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in Seattle, Washington. As our dataset only goes as far back as 2004, it is likely that has worked in the federal government prior to 2004.

Michael J. McPhaden is a ST-00 under the scientific and professional payscale and is among the highest-paid ten percent of employees in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.


Year Occupation Paygrade Base Salary Bonus Location
2018 Oceanography ST-00 $187,000 $0 Seattle, Washington
2017 Oceanography ST-00 $187,000 $0 Seattle, Washington
2016 Oceanography ST-00 $185,100 $0 Seattle, Washington
2015 Oceanography ST-00 $183,300 $0 Seattle, Washington
2014 Oceanography ST-00 $177,887 $0 Seattle, Washington
2013 Oceanography ST-00 $171,045 $0 Seattle, Washington
2012 Oceanography ST-00 $171,045 $0 Seattle, Washington
2011 Oceanography ST-00 $171,045 $0 Seattle, Washington
2010 Oceanography ST-00 $171,045 $0 Seattle, Washington
2009 Oceanography ST-00 $162,900 $0 Seattle, Washington
2008 Oceanography ST-00 $158,500 $500 Seattle, Washington
2007 Oceanography ST-00 $154,600 $0 Seattle, Washington
2006 Oceanography ST-00 $152,000 $0 Seattle, Washington
2005 Oceanography ST-00 $149,200 $0 Seattle, Washington
2004 Oceanography ST-00 $145,600 $0 Seattle, Washington
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Michael J. McPhaden's 2018 pay is 56% higher than the average Oceanographer across all agencies.
Michael J. McPhaden's 2018 pay is 33% higher than the average pay of a ST employee at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Michael J. McPhaden's pay trend during his or her government career in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration:

Data Sources

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