Highest-Paid Employees of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

$171,596.02 AVERAGE PAY
$17.16M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in 2010, 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 W. Balsiger Miscellaneous Administration And Program $188,182 AK
2 Douglas P. Demaster Fish Biology $188,182 AK
3 William F. Broglie Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 MD
4 Roy E. Crabtree Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 FL
5 Mary M. Glackin Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
6 David M. Kennedy Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 MD
7 Patricia A. Kurkul Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 MA
8 Rebecca J. Lent Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 MD
9 Name Withheld by the OPM Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
10 John E. Jr Oliver Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 MD
11 Charles S. Baker Program Management $179,700 MD
12 Joseph F. Klimavicz Program Management $179,700 MD
13 Usha S. Varanasi Fish Biology $179,700 WA
14 Suzanne Hilding General Engineering $179,700 MD
15 Margaret A. Davidson General Physical Science $179,700 SC
16 Mary E. Kicza General Physical Science $179,700 MD
17 Louisa Nmn Koch General Physical Science $179,700 DC
18 Alexander E. Macdonald General Physical Science $179,700 CO
19 Vickie L. Nadolski General Physical Science $179,700 UT
20 David G. Westerholm General Physical Science $179,700 MD
21 Gary M. Carter Hydrology $179,700 MD
22 Thomas R. Karl Meteorology $179,700 NC
23 Louis W. Uccellini Meteorology $179,700 MD
24 Eddie N. Bernard Oceanography $179,700 WA
25 John L. Hayes Meteorology $179,331 MD
26 Gregory A. Mandt General Physical Science $178,421 MD
27 Kathleen A. Kelly General Physical Science $178,138 MD
28 James M. Turner Miscellaneous Administration And Program $177,366 DC
29 Name Withheld by the OPM Miscellaneous Administration And Program $177,000
30 Chester J. Koblinsky General Physical Science $175,980 MD
31 Maureen E. Wylie Financial Administration And Program $175,766 DC
32 Francis P. Kelly General Physical Science $175,707 AK
33 Mary E. Ward General Attorney $174,108 DC
34 Daniel J. Basta General Physical Science $173,704 MD
35 Dusan S. Zrnic General Physical Science $173,545 OK
36 Paul N. Doremus Miscellaneous Administration And Program $173,037 MD
37 Abigail D. Harper General Physical Science $172,674 MD
38 Susan Solomon Chemistry $172,674 CO
39 Paul A. Sandifer Oceanography $172,674 SC
40 Mark Stefan Paese General Physical Science $172,657 MD
41 Samuel P. Williamson Meteorology $172,646 MD
42 Edward R. Johnson Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,633 MD
43 Jane H. Chalmers General Attorney $172,623 DC
44 Gary K. Davis General Physical Science $172,623 MD
45 Venkatachala Ramaswamy Meteorology $172,258 NJ
46 Gary C. Reisner Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,240 MD
47 Leon Matthew Cammen General Physical Science $171,801 MD
48 Petrus P. Tans Physics $171,545 CO
49 Akkihebbal Ravishankara Physics $171,434 CO
50 Isaac M. Held Meteorology $171,045 NJ
51 Michael J. McPhaden Oceanography $171,045 WA
52 Samuel D. III Rauch Miscellaneous Administration And Program $170,697 MD
53 Michael H. Abreu Miscellaneous Administration And Program $170,289 MD
54 Pedro Juan Restrepo Hydrology $170,231 MD
55 Stephen J. Lord Meteorology $170,203 MD
56 Xavier William Proenza General Physical Science $170,191 TX
57 Alan D. Risenhoover Fish And Wildlife Administration $170,115 MD
58 Mark E. Brown Miscellaneous Administration And Program $170,096 MD
59 Richard A. Feely Oceanography $169,916 WA
60 James Edward Hoke Meteorology $169,635 MD
61 Andrew D. Stern General Physical Science $169,500 MD
62 Robert M. Atlas Oceanography $169,348 FL
63 Craig N. McLean General Physical Science $169,188 MD
64 Alfred Merrill Powell General Physical Science $168,894 MD
65 Patricia A. Montanio Fish And Wildlife Administration $168,261 MD
66 Steven J. Goodman General Physical Science $167,787 MD
67 Deirdre R. Jones General Physical Science $167,787 MD
68 Richard D. Rosen General Physical Science $167,787 MD
69 William Stanley Wilson General Physical Science $167,787 MD
70 Rodney R. Mc Innis Miscellaneous Administration And Program $167,594 CA
71 David B. Caldwell Meteorology $167,416 MD
72 Christopher S. Strager General Physical Science $167,294 NY
73 Harry R. Glahn Meteorology $166,832 MD
74 Leroy E. Spayd General Physical Science $166,200 MD
75 James H. Lecky Fish And Wildlife Administration $166,100 MD
76 William D. Neff Physics $166,073 CO
77 Marie C. Colton General Physical Science $165,858 MI
78 William L. Read Meteorology $165,837 FL
79 Ben K. Kyger Information Technology Management $165,837 MD
80 Edward C. Cyr Fish And Wildlife Administration $165,456 MD
81 Jane Lubchenco Miscellaneous Administration And Program $165,300 DC
82 Thomas J. Bogdan Physics $164,830 CO
83 Jeffrey L. Payne Program Management $164,743 SC
84 Christopher Cartwright Miscellaneous Administration And Program $164,695 MD
85 Zachary G. Goldstein Program Management $164,560 MD
86 Laura Kay Furgione General Physical Science $164,320 MD
87 Steven A. Murawski Fish Biology $164,122 MD
88 Bonnie J. Ponwith Fish Biology $163,468 FL
89 Samuel G. Pooley Fish Biology $163,219 HI
90 Steven E. Koch General Physical Science $163,161 CO
91 David T. Moroney Program Management $162,900 MD
92 Gary C. Matlock General Physical Science $162,900 MD
93 James H. Butler Physics $161,719 CO
94 Hugh R. Johnson Information Technology Management $161,500 MD
95 Mitchell D. Goldberg General Physical Science $161,265 MD
96 Kimberly A. Darling Accounting $161,242 MD
97 David W. Reynolds Meteorology $161,000 CA
98 Margo E. Jackson Miscellaneous Administration And Program $160,898 MD
99 Nancy B. Thompson Fish Biology $160,612 MA
100 Clement D. Lewsey Miscellaneous Administration And Program $160,500 MD

Data Sources

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