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Federal Employee Profile — Marla L. Dowell

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ES-00 Top 10%

Marla L. Dowell

Title: General Physical Scientist

Agency: National Institute of Standards and Technology

In 2017, Marla L. Dowell was a General Physical Scientist at the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Boulder, Colorado. As our dataset only goes as far back as 2004, it is likely that has worked in the federal government prior to 2004.

Marla L. Dowell is a ES-00 under the senior executive service payscale and is among the highest-paid ten percent of employees in the National Institute of Standards and Technology.


Year Occupation Paygrade Base Salary Bonus Location
2017 General Physical Science ES-00 $180,518 $0 Boulder, Colorado
2016 Physics ZP-05 $160,300 $8,500 Boulder, Colorado
2015 Physics ZP-05 $158,700 $2,700 Boulder, Colorado
2014 Physics ZP-05 $157,100 $4,000 Boulder, Colorado
2013 Physics ZP-05 $155,500 $2,500 Boulder, Colorado
2012 Physics ZP-05 $155,500 $6,000 Boulder, Colorado
2011 Physics ZP-05 $155,500 $6,080 Boulder, Colorado
2010 Physics ZP-05 $155,500 $9,842 Boulder, Colorado
2009 Physics ZP-05 $153,200 $2,500 Boulder, Colorado
2008 Physics ZP-05 $149,000 $3,332 Boulder, Colorado
2007 Physics ZP-05 $143,346 $0 Boulder, Colorado
2006 Physics ZP-05 $136,178 $0 Boulder, Colorado
2005 Physics ZP-05 $129,197 $200 Boulder, Colorado
2004 Physics ZP-04 $112,119 $765 Boulder, Colorado
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Marla L. Dowell's 2017 pay is 49% higher than the average General Physical Scientist across all agencies.
Marla L. Dowell's 2017 pay is 25% higher than the average pay of an ES employee at the National Institute of Standards and Technology.
Marla L. Dowell's pay trend during his or her government career in the National Institute of Standards and Technology:

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