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Highest-Paid Employees of the National Institutes of Health

$291,948.83 AVERAGE PAY
$29.19M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the National Institutes of Health in 2016, based on OPM data (base salary + bonuses).

The majority of these top-earning employees work as Medical Officer. All 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 $384,625 MD
2 Gary H. Gibbons Medical Officer $373,662 MD
3 David A. Bluemke Medical Officer $351,000 MD
4 Electron Kebebew Medical Officer $350,000 MD
5 Bradford J. Wood Medical Officer $350,000 MD
6 John I. Gallin Medical Officer $348,723 MD
7 Lawrence A. Tabak Dental Officer $337,925 MD
8 David S. Schrump Medical Officer $335,000 MD
9 Roderic I. Pettigrew Medical Officer $334,706 MD
10 Paul A. Sieving Medical Officer $332,208 MD
11 Stephen I. Katz Medical Officer $331,488 MD
12 Andrew J. Mannes Medical Officer $325,000 MD
13 Kevin A. Camphausen Medical Officer $320,544 MD
14 Richard J. Hodes Medical Officer $320,438 MD
15 Deborah E. Citrin Medical Officer $316,450 MD
16 Peter A. Pinto Medical Officer $315,150 MD
17 Elliot B. Levy Medical Officer $315,000 MD
18 Griffin P. Rodgers Medical Officer $313,386 MD
19 Joshua A. Gordon Medical Officer $310,000 MD
20 Nora D. Volkow Medical Officer $309,389 MD
21 Walter J. Koroshetz Medical Officer $307,500 MD
22 Elizabeth C. Jones Medical Officer $306,250 MD
23 Chuong D. Hoang Medical Officer $305,000 MD
24 W M. Linehan Medical Officer $305,000 MD
25 Robert T. Ripley Medical Officer $305,000 MD
26 Piyush K. Agarwal Medical Officer $305,000 MD
27 Steven A. Rosenberg Medical Officer $305,000 MD
28 Eric D. Green Medical Officer $303,864 MD
29 Ronald M. Summers Medical Officer $301,000 MD
30 Daniel S. Reich Medical Officer $300,500 MD
31 John D. Heiss Medical Officer $300,000 MD
32 Robert J. Lederman Medical Officer $300,000 MD
33 John M. Castellano Medical Officer $300,000 MD
34 Neal S. Young Medical Officer $300,000 MD
35 Eliseo J. Perez-Stable Medical Officer $300,000 MD
36 Julia Labovsky Medical Officer $300,000 MD
37 Christopher P. Austin Medical Officer $299,320 MD
38 Ning Miao Medical Officer $295,000 MD
39 Kareem A. Zaghloul Medical Officer $291,500 MD
40 Janice S. Lee Medical Officer $290,282 MD
41 Mark R. Gilbert Medical Officer $290,000 MD
42 Sandra M. Orfgen Medical Officer $290,000 MD
43 Muhammad Yousef Medical Officer $290,000 MD
44 Ashkan Malayeri Medical Officer $289,628 MD
45 David J. Lipman Medical Officer $288,824 MD
46 Lee J. Helman Medical Officer $288,824 MD
47 Waes Carter Van Medical Officer $287,554 MD
48 Michael M. Gottesman Medical Officer $287,130 MD
49 James C. Yang Medical Officer $285,000 MD
50 Xiaowei Lu Medical Officer $285,000 MD
51 Martha J. Somerman Dental Officer $285,000 MD
52 Mohammad A. Shah Medical Officer $279,628 MD
53 Andrew J. Dwyer Medical Officer $278,500 MD
54 Alexander Ling Medical Officer $278,500 MD
55 Hugh Auchincloss Medical Officer $277,715 MD
56 Henry C. Lane Medical Officer $277,715 MD
57 John J. Oshea Medical Officer $277,715 MD
58 Mian Shen Medical Officer $277,000 MD
59 Maria M. Birzescu Medical Officer $277,000 MD
60 Douglas R. Lowy Medical Officer $276,374 MD
61 Antonello Bonci Medical Officer $275,814 MD
62 Dima A. Hammoud Medical Officer $275,000 MD
63 Jamie Marko Medical Officer $275,000 MD
64 Shireen Gujral Medical Officer $275,000 MD
65 Venkatesh Krishnasamy Medical Officer $275,000 MD
66 Leighton Chan Medical Officer $275,000 MD
67 Ali C. Civelek Medical Officer $275,000 MD
68 Lin Tang Medical Officer $275,000 MD
69 Prashant Chittiboina Medical Officer $275,000 MD
70 Adam R. Metwalli Medical Officer $275,000 MD
71 Les R. Folio Medical Officer $275,000 MD
72 Jonathan M. Hernandez Medical Officer $275,000 MD
73 William L. Dahut Medical Officer $273,580 MD
74 Avindra Nath Medical Officer $273,176 MD
75 Daniel L. Kastner Medical Officer $272,915 MD
76 Susan G. Amara General Health Science $272,110 MD
77 James F. Battey Medical Officer $271,830 MD
78 Constantine A. Stratakis Medical Officer $271,636 MD
79 John R. Mascola Medical Officer $270,565 MD
80 Steven M. Holland Medical Officer $270,565 MD
81 Peter L. Choyke Medical Officer $270,150 MD
82 James M. Ostell General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $270,000 MD
83 Thomas A. Waldmann Medical Officer $270,000 MD
84 Ira H. Pastan Medical Officer $270,000 MD
85 Daniel J. Mollura Medical Officer $270,000 MD
86 Warren J. Leonard Medical Officer $270,000 MD
87 Susan Gottesman Chemistry $270,000 MD
88 Richard M. Sherry Medical Officer $269,513 MD
89 Josephine P. Briggs Medical Officer $269,421 MD
90 John A. Butman Medical Officer $268,927 MD
91 Stephen J. Chanock Medical Officer $267,806 MD
92 Louis M. Staudt Medical Officer $267,806 MD
93 Frederick L. Ferris Medical Officer $266,864 MD
94 James E. Balow Medical Officer $266,669 MD
95 Gregory G. Germino Medical Officer $266,607 MD
96 Luigi Ferrucci Medical Officer $265,318 MD
97 Swee Lay Thein General Health Science $265,000 MD
98 Lawrence Yao Medical Officer $265,000 MD
99 William A. Gahl Medical Officer $263,310 MD
100 George A. Mensah Medical Officer $263,284 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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