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Highest-Paid Employees of the National Institutes of Health

$274,750.57 AVERAGE PAY
$27.48M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the National Institutes of Health in 2013, 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 Gary H. Gibbons Medical Officer $340,000 MD
4 Anthony S. Fauci Medical Officer $335,000 MD
5 John I. Gallin Medical Officer $330,000 MD
6 David A. Bluemke Medical Officer $325,000 MD
7 Andrew J. Mannes Medical Officer $325,000 MD
8 Bradford J. Wood Medical Officer $325,000 MD
9 William A. Kammerer Medical Officer $310,000 MD
10 Paul A. Sieving Medical Officer $310,000 MD
11 Elizabeth C. Jones Medical Officer $306,250 MD
12 Piyush K. Agarwal Medical Officer $305,000 MD
13 W M. Linehan Medical Officer $305,000 MD
14 Steven A. Rosenberg Medical Officer $305,000 MD
15 Ronald M. Summers Medical Officer $301,000 MD
16 John M. Castellano Medical Officer $300,000 MD
17 John D. Heiss Medical Officer $300,000 MD
18 Stephen I. Katz Medical Officer $300,000 MD
19 Julia Labovsky Medical Officer $300,000 MD
20 John K. Park Medical Officer $300,000 MD
21 Roderic I. Pettigrew Medical Officer $300,000 MD
22 Lawrence A. Tabak Dental Officer $300,000 MD
23 Kevin A. Camphausen Medical Officer $296,800 MD
24 Ning Miao Medical Officer $295,000 MD
25 David S. Schrump Medical Officer $295,000 MD
26 James M. Anderson General Health Science $290,000 MD
27 Richard J. Hodes Medical Officer $290,000 MD
28 Sandra M. Orfgen Medical Officer $290,000 MD
29 Cindy J. Portner Medical Officer $290,000 MD
30 Thomas R. Insel Medical Officer $285,000 MD
31 Xiaowei Lu Medical Officer $285,000 MD
32 Griffin P. Rodgers Medical Officer $285,000 MD
33 James C. Yang Medical Officer $285,000 MD
34 Muhammad Yousef Medical Officer $285,000 MD
35 Martha J. Somerman Dental Officer $285,000 MD
36 Nora D. Volkow Medical Officer $280,000 MD
37 Andrew J. Dwyer Medical Officer $278,500 MD
38 Alexander Ling Medical Officer $278,500 MD
39 Maria M. Birzescu Medical Officer $277,000 MD
40 Mian Shen Medical Officer $277,000 MD
41 Christopher P. Austin Medical Officer $275,000 MD
42 Les R. Folio Medical Officer $275,000 MD
43 Eric D. Green Medical Officer $275,000 MD
44 Shireen Gujral Medical Officer $275,000 MD
45 Suvimol C. Hill Medical Officer $275,000 MD
46 Adam R. Metwalli Medical Officer $275,000 MD
47 Lin Tang Medical Officer $275,000 MD
48 Carter Van Waes Medical Officer $275,000 MD
49 Kathy L. Hudson General Health Science $270,000 MD
50 Peter L. Choyke Medical Officer $270,000 MD
51 Alan E. Guttmacher Medical Officer $270,000 MD
52 Janice S. Lee Medical Officer $270,000 MD
53 Nadine Abi Jaoudeh Medical Officer $265,000 MD
54 John A. Butman Medical Officer $265,000 MD
55 Michael M. Gottesman Medical Officer $265,000 MD
56 Nicholas J. Patronas Medical Officer $265,000 MD
57 David J. Lipman Medical Officer $262,500 MD
58 Story C. Landis Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $260,000 MD
59 Eva H. Baker Medical Officer $260,000 MD
60 James F. Jr. Battey Medical Officer $260,000 MD
61 Lee J. Helman Medical Officer $260,000 MD
62 Richard M. Sherry Medical Officer $255,507 MD
63 Dima A. Hammoud Medical Officer $255,000 MD
64 Nadia M. Biassou Medical Officer $252,000 MD
65 Kiyoshi Mizuuchi Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $250,000 MD
66 James M. Ostell Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $250,000 MD
67 Robert H. Wiltrout Microbiology $250,000 MD
68 Robert S. Balaban Physiology $250,000 MD
69 Mortimer Mishkin Physiology $250,000 MD
70 Thomas A. Kunkel Genetics $250,000 NC
71 Susan G. Amara General Health Science $250,000 MD
72 Robert M. Kaplan General Health Science $250,000 MD
73 John McGowan General Health Science $250,000 MD
74 Jeffrey S. Abrams Medical Officer $250,000 MD
75 Harvey J. Alter Medical Officer $250,000 MD
76 Hugh Jr. Auchincloss Medical Officer $250,000 MD
77 Antonello Bonci Medical Officer $250,000 MD
78 Raul Braylan Medical Officer $250,000 MD
79 Richard O. III Cannon Medical Officer $250,000 MD
80 Leighton Chan Medical Officer $250,000 MD
81 Stephen J. Chanock Medical Officer $250,000 MD
82 William L. Dahut Medical Officer $250,000 MD
83 William A. Eaton Medical Officer $250,000 MD
84 Frederick L. III Ferris Medical Officer $250,000 MD
85 Kenneth H. Fischbeck Medical Officer $250,000 MD
86 Joseph F. Jr. Fraumeni Medical Officer $250,000 MD
87 Markus A. Heilig Medical Officer $250,000 MD
88 Daniel L. Kastner Medical Officer $250,000 MD
89 Harvey G. Klein Medical Officer $250,000 MD
90 King F. Kwong Medical Officer $250,000 MD
91 Henry C. Lane Medical Officer $250,000 MD
92 Warren J. Leonard Medical Officer $250,000 MD
93 Elliot B. Levy Medical Officer $250,000 MD
94 Tsanyang J. Liang Medical Officer $250,000 MD
95 Douglas R. Lowy Medical Officer $250,000 MD
96 John R. Mascola Medical Officer $250,000 MD
97 Henry Masur Medical Officer $250,000 MD
98 Sue H. McKenney Medical Officer $250,000 MD
99 George A. Mensah Medical Officer $250,000 MD
100 Daniel J. Mollura Medical Officer $250,000 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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