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Highest-Paid Employees of the National Institutes of Health

$244,803.93 AVERAGE PAY
$24.48M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the National Institutes of Health in 2007, based on OPM data (base salary + bonuses).

The majority of these top-earning employees work as Medical Officer. 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 Anthony S. Fauci Medical Officer $335,000 MD
2 Elizabeth G. Nabel Medical Officer $310,000 MD
3 Paul A. Sieving Medical Officer $310,000 MD
4 Roderic I. Pettigrew Medical Officer $305,000 MD
5 Francis S. Collins Medical Officer $300,000 MD
6 John I. Gallin Medical Officer $300,000 MD
7 Stephen I. Katz Medical Officer $300,000 MD
8 Lawrence A. Tabak Dental Officer $300,000 MD
9 Richard J. Hodes Medical Officer $290,000 MD
10 Thomas R. Insel Medical Officer $285,000 MD
11 Griffin P. Rodgers Medical Officer $285,000 MD
12 Nora D. Volkow Medical Officer $280,000 MD
13 Raynard S. Kington General Health Science $270,000 MD
14 Duane F. Alexander Medical Officer $270,000 MD
15 Michael M. Gottesman Medical Officer $265,000 MD
16 Story C. Landis Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $260,000 MD
17 Ting Kai Li Medical Officer $260,000 MD
18 Jeremy M. Berg General Health Science $255,000 MD
19 Barbara M. Alving Medical Officer $255,000 MD
20 Eric D. Green Medical Officer $252,500 MD
21 Markus A. Heilig Medical Officer $252,000 MD
22 Harvey J. Alter Medical Officer $250,000 MD
23 Leighton Chan Medical Officer $250,000 MD
24 Daniel L. Kastner Medical Officer $250,000 MD
25 King F. Kwong Medical Officer $250,000 MD
26 Ian M. Macdonald Medical Officer $250,000 MD
27 Edward H. Oldfield Medical Officer $250,000 MD
28 Steven A. Rosenberg Medical Officer $250,000 MD
29 David S. Schrump Medical Officer $250,000 MD
30 David A. Schwartz Medical Officer $250,000 NC
31 Carter Van Waes Medical Officer $250,000 MD
32 Ad Bax Physics $250,000 MD
33 Robert H. Wiltrout Microbiology $247,500 MD
34 Robert S. Balaban Physiology $247,500 MD
35 Hugh Jr. Auchincloss Medical Officer $247,500 MD
36 Joseph F. Jr. Fraumeni Medical Officer $247,500 MD
37 Alan E. Guttmacher Medical Officer $247,500 MD
38 Lee J. Helman Medical Officer $247,500 MD
39 David J. Lipman Medical Officer $247,500 MD
40 Gary J. Nabel Medical Officer $247,500 MD
41 John E. Niederhuber Medical Officer $247,500 MD
42 Walter J. Koroshetz Medical Officer $245,000 MD
43 Susan Blakely Shurin Medical Officer $245,000 MD
44 Kathryn C. Zoon Chemistry $242,500 MD
45 Marvin C. Gershengorn Medical Officer $240,000 MD
46 John K. Park Medical Officer $240,000 MD
47 Roberto J. Romero Medical Officer $237,000 MI
48 Thomas C. Quinn Medical Officer $235,001 MD
49 Richard O. III Cannon Medical Officer $235,000 MD
50 Richard Chang Medical Officer $235,000 MD
51 Toren Finkel Medical Officer $235,000 MD
52 Mark T. Gladwin Medical Officer $235,000 MD
53 Harvey G. Klein Medical Officer $235,000 MD
54 Alan M. Krensky Medical Officer $235,000 MD
55 Neal S. Young Medical Officer $235,000 MD
56 Robert H. Purcell Medical Officer $231,501 MD
57 Henry Masur Medical Officer $230,665 MD
58 Robert H. Wurtz Physiology $230,001 MD
59 William A. Eaton Medical Officer $230,001 MD
60 Bernard Moss Medical Officer $230,001 MD
61 William E. Paul Medical Officer $230,001 MD
62 Judith L. Rapoport Medical Officer $230,001 MD
63 Gary Felsenfeld Chemistry $230,001 MD
64 Carl Wu Chemistry $230,000 MD
65 Anand Swaroop Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $230,000 MI
66 Perry J. Blackshear Medical Officer $230,000 NC
67 Clifton III Bogardus Medical Officer $230,000 AZ
68 Barry J. Hoffer Medical Officer $230,000 MD
69 Michael S. Lauer Medical Officer $230,000 MD
70 Donald A. B Lindberg Medical Officer $230,000 MD
71 Ira H. Pastan Medical Officer $230,000 MD
72 Ronald M. Summers Medical Officer $230,000 MD
73 Thomas A. Waldmann Medical Officer $230,000 MD
74 Samuel H. Wilson Medical Officer $230,000 NC
75 James C. Yang Medical Officer $230,000 MD
76 James E. Balow Medical Officer $229,999 MD
77 Ira W. Levin Chemistry $229,999 MD
78 Tsanyang J. Liang Medical Officer $228,960 MD
79 Lutz Birnbaumer Chemistry $227,900 NC
80 Karyl S. Barron Medical Officer $227,500 MD
81 Anna D. Barker General Health Science $225,000 MD
82 John McGowan General Health Science $225,000 MD
83 Norka D. Ruiz Bravo General Health Science $225,000 MD
84 Roger I. Glass Medical Officer $225,000 MD
85 David K. Henderson Medical Officer $225,000 MD
86 Ronald D. Neumann Medical Officer $225,000 MD
87 Pierre Noel Medical Officer $225,000 MD
88 Antonio Scarpa Medical Officer $225,000 MD
89 Edward L. Trimble Medical Officer $225,000 MD
90 Alan P. Koretsky Chemistry $225,000 MD
91 Howard A. Fine Medical Officer $224,720 MD
92 Ronald E. Gress Medical Officer $224,720 MD
93 Paul S. Meltzer Medical Officer $224,720 MD
94 Mark C. Udey Medical Officer $224,720 MD
95 Kenneth S. Korach Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $224,628 NC
96 Jeffrey Schlom Microbiology $223,998 MD
97 Dean D. Metcalfe Medical Officer $222,903 MD
98 Yvonne T. Maddox General Health Science $222,500 MD
99 Thomas A. Kunkel Genetics $222,453 NC
100 John J. Oshea Medical Officer $222,000 MD

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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