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Highest-Paid Employees of the National Institutes of Health

$270,413.57 AVERAGE PAY
$27.04M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the National Institutes of Health in 2010, 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 Electron Kebebew Medical Officer $350,000 MD
2 Harold E. Varmus Medical Officer $350,000 MD
3 Anthony S. Fauci Medical Officer $335,000 MD
4 David A. Bluemke Medical Officer $327,000 MD
5 Bradford J. Wood Medical Officer $325,750 MD
6 William A. Kammerer Medical Officer $310,000 MD
7 Paul A. Sieving Medical Officer $310,000 MD
8 Elizabeth C. Jones Medical Officer $307,000 MD
9 W M. Linehan Medical Officer $305,000 MD
10 Steven A. Rosenberg Medical Officer $305,000 MD
11 Ronald M. Summers Medical Officer $301,000 MD
12 John M. Castellano Medical Officer $300,000 MD
13 John I. Gallin Medical Officer $300,000 MD
14 John D. Heiss Medical Officer $300,000 MD
15 Stephen I. Katz Medical Officer $300,000 MD
16 Julia Labovsky Medical Officer $300,000 MD
17 Russell R. Lonser Medical Officer $300,000 MD
18 John K. Park Medical Officer $300,000 MD
19 Roderic I. Pettigrew Medical Officer $300,000 MD
20 Lawrence A. Tabak Dental Officer $300,000 MD
21 Ning Miao Medical Officer $295,000 MD
22 David S. Schrump Medical Officer $295,000 MD
23 Andrew J. Mannes Medical Officer $293,000 MD
24 Richard J. Hodes Medical Officer $290,000 MD
25 Sandra M. Orfgen Medical Officer $290,000 MD
26 Thomas R. Insel Medical Officer $285,000 MD
27 Xiaowei Lu Medical Officer $285,000 MD
28 Griffin P. Rodgers Medical Officer $285,000 MD
29 James C. Yang Medical Officer $285,000 MD
30 Kevin A. Camphausen Medical Officer $280,000 MD
31 Nora D. Volkow Medical Officer $280,000 MD
32 Andrew J. Dwyer Medical Officer $278,500 MD
33 Alexander Ling Medical Officer $278,500 MD
34 Mian Shen Medical Officer $277,000 MD
35 Les R. Folio Medical Officer $275,750 MD
36 Gennady Bratslavsky Medical Officer $275,000 MD
37 Eric D. Green Medical Officer $275,000 MD
38 Suvimol C. Hill Medical Officer $275,000 MD
39 Carter Van Waes Medical Officer $275,000 MD
40 Duane F. Alexander Medical Officer $270,000 MD
41 Peter L. Choyke Medical Officer $270,000 MD
42 Alan E. Guttmacher Medical Officer $270,000 MD
43 Nadine Abi Jaoudeh Medical Officer $265,000 MD
44 Michael M. Gottesman Medical Officer $265,000 MD
45 Eva H. Baker Medical Officer $260,750 MD
46 Story C. Landis Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $260,000 MD
47 James F. Jr. Battey Medical Officer $260,000 MD
48 Lee J. Helman Medical Officer $260,000 MD
49 David J. Lipman Medical Officer $260,000 MD
50 Gary J. Nabel Medical Officer $260,000 MD
51 Muhammad Yousef Medical Officer $260,000 MD
52 Dima A. Hammoud Medical Officer $255,750 MD
53 Richard M. Sherry Medical Officer $255,507 MD
54 Jeremy M. Berg General Health Science $255,000 MD
55 Barbara M. Alving Medical Officer $255,000 MD
56 Susan Blakely Shurin Medical Officer $255,000 MD
57 Daniel J. Mollura Medical Officer $252,500 MD
58 Nadia M. Biassou Medical Officer $252,000 MD
59 Elliot B. Levy Medical Officer $251,450 MD
60 Robert H. Wiltrout Microbiology $250,000 MD
61 Robert S. Balaban Physiology $250,000 MD
62 John McGowan General Health Science $250,000 MD
63 Sarah J. Rockey General Health Science $250,000 MD
64 Harvey J. Alter Medical Officer $250,000 MD
65 Hugh Jr. Auchincloss Medical Officer $250,000 MD
66 Antonello Bonci Medical Officer $250,000 MD
67 John A. Butman Medical Officer $250,000 MD
68 Richard O. III Cannon Medical Officer $250,000 MD
69 Leighton Chan Medical Officer $250,000 MD
70 Frederick L. III Ferris Medical Officer $250,000 MD
71 Joseph F. Jr. Fraumeni Medical Officer $250,000 MD
72 Giuseppe Giaccone Medical Officer $250,000 MD
73 Shireen Gujral Medical Officer $250,000 MD
74 Markus A. Heilig Medical Officer $250,000 MD
75 Daniel L. Kastner Medical Officer $250,000 MD
76 King F. Kwong Medical Officer $250,000 MD
77 Henry C. Lane Medical Officer $250,000 MD
78 Douglas R. Lowy Medical Officer $250,000 MD
79 Ronald D. Neumann Medical Officer $250,000 MD
80 John J. Oshea Medical Officer $250,000 MD
81 Ira H. Pastan Medical Officer $250,000 MD
82 Nicholas J. Patronas Medical Officer $250,000 MD
83 Peter A. Pinto Medical Officer $250,000 MD
84 Judith L. Rapoport Medical Officer $250,000 MD
85 Daniel S. Reich Medical Officer $250,000 MD
86 Lin Tang Medical Officer $250,000 MD
87 James L. Tatum Medical Officer $250,000 MD
88 Mark C. Udey Medical Officer $250,000 MD
89 Aradhana M. Venkatesan Medical Officer $250,000 MD
90 Thomas A. Waldmann Medical Officer $250,000 MD
91 Steven J. Warach Medical Officer $250,000 MD
92 Samuel A. Jr. Wells Medical Officer $250,000 MD
93 Samuel H. Wilson Medical Officer $250,000 NC
94 Neal S. Young Medical Officer $250,000 MD
95 Ad Bax Physics $250,000 MD
96 Lutz Birnbaumer Chemistry $250,000 NC
97 Susan Gottesman Chemistry $250,000 MD
98 Carl Wu Chemistry $250,000 MD
99 Kathryn C. Zoon Chemistry $250,000 MD
100 Alan H. Decherney Medical Officer $249,900 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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