Congress has passed a retro-active 1.4% pay raise for 2019 in addition to a locality increase and 6 new localities.

Highest-Paid Employees of the National Institute of Standards and Technology

$162,950.12 AVERAGE PAY
$16.3M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the National Institute of Standards and Technology in 2008, based on OPM data (base salary + bonuses).

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 Charles W. Clark Physics $217,512 MD
2 Richard F. Jr Kayser General Physical Science $205,800 MD
3 William J. Boettinger Metallurgy $192,315 MD
4 Paul S. Julienne Chemistry $189,222 MD
5 Robert Celotta General Physical Science $176,200 MD
6 Katharine B. Gebbie General Physical Science $172,200 MD
7 Willie E. May General Physical Science $172,200 MD
8 Name Withheld by the OPM Financial Management $170,982 MD
9 William E. Anderson General Physical Science $170,958 MD
10 Richard G. Gann General Physical Science $169,980 MD
11 Richard R. Cavanagh General Physical Science $169,500 MD
12 Eric A. Cornell Physics $168,500 CO
13 David J. Nesbitt Physics $168,500 CO
14 William D. Phillips Physics $168,500 MD
15 David J. Wineland Physics $168,500 CO
16 E J. Amis General Physical Science $167,108 MD
17 Sivaraj Shyam Sunder General Physical Science $167,099 MD
18 Patrick D. Gallagher General Physical Science $166,742 MD
19 Michael R. Moldover Physics $166,000 MD
20 John M. Butler Chemistry $166,000 MD
21 William F. Jr Egelhoff Chemistry $166,000 MD
22 Stephen E. Stein Chemistry $166,000 MD
23 Name Withheld by the OPM General Physical Science $165,200
24 Kent D. Irwin Physics $165,000 CO
25 William C. Barker Information Technology Management $165,000 MD
26 William L. Grosshandler General Physical Science $164,588 MD
27 R Radebaugh Physics $164,500 CO
28 M Miral Dizdar Chemistry $164,500 MD
29 Dale E. Newbury Metallurgy $164,500 MD
30 Matthew Heyman Program Management $164,261 MD
31 Steven T. Cundiff Physics $164,000 CO
32 Michele A. Cooley Miscellaneous Administration And Program $163,700 MD
33 Wen Li Wu Materials Engineering $163,500 MD
34 B R. Lawn Physics $163,500 MD
35 Jeffrey W. Lynn Physics $163,500 MD
36 Deborah S. Jin Physics $163,021 CO
37 Jun Nmn Ye Physics $163,021 CO
38 Emil Simiu Civil Engineering $162,988 MD
39 James C. Bergquist Physics $162,739 CO
40 T V. Vorburger Physics $162,678 MD
41 Wing Tsang Chemistry $162,500 MD
42 Emanuel H. Knill Mathematics $162,426 CO
43 Charles F. Majkrzak Physics $162,392 MD
44 Judah Levine Physics $161,500 CO
45 Marc G. Stanley Miscellaneous Administration And Program $161,120 MD
46 Geoffrey B. Mc Fadden Mathematics $161,000 MD
47 Kevin L. Mills Computer Science $161,000 MD
48 Harry S. Hertz General Physical Science $160,509 MD
49 Kevin B. McGrattan Mathematics $160,480 MD
50 Herbert S. Bennett Physics $160,000 MD
51 Joseph A. Stroscio Physics $160,000 MD
52 Carl J. Williams Physics $159,807 MD
53 Barbara Lambis Miscellaneous Administration And Program $159,688 MD
54 Karen S. Williams Miscellaneous Administration And Program $159,000 MD
55 Gerald T. Fraser General Physical Science $159,000 MD
56 Robert Francis Cook Physics $159,000 MD
57 Lisa R. Karam Chemistry $159,000 MD
58 Dan A. Neumann Physics $158,980 MD
59 Name Withheld by the OPM Nuclear Engineering $158,500
60 Bert M. Coursey General Physical Science $158,500 MD
61 Cita Marie Furlani General Physical Science $158,500 MD
62 Debra L. Kaiser General Physical Science $158,500 MD
63 William R. Ott General Physical Science $158,500 MD
64 Mark David Stolorow General Physical Science $158,500 MD
65 S M. Wiederhorn Chemistry $158,500 MD
66 John L. Gross Civil Engineering $157,988 MD
67 Simon Szykman Information Technology Management $157,935 MD
68 Stella Fiotes General Engineering $157,800 MD
69 Ronald F. Boisvert Mathematics $157,700 MD
70 Kathleen M. Roberts Computer Science $157,700 MD
71 Belinda L. Collins General Physical Science $157,692 MD
72 William M. Pitts Chemistry $157,688 MD
73 Mary H. Saunders Social Science $157,680 MD
74 Robert L. Jr Watters General Physical Science $157,680 MD
75 Kendra S. Cole Miscellaneous Administration And Program $157,500 MD
76 John Reed Bollinger General Engineering $157,500 MD
77 Stephen S. Salber General Engineering $157,500 CO
78 James Alexander Liddle General Physical Science $157,377 MD
79 Donna F. Dodson Information Technology Management $157,377 MD
80 Roger Dale Kilmer General Physical Science $157,320 MD
81 James K. Olthoff General Physical Science $157,250 MD
82 Martin Herman Computer Science $157,200 MD
83 Mark W.. Skall Computer Science $157,200 MD
84 Laurie E. Locascio Biomedical Engineering $157,000 MD
85 Thomas J. Bruno Chemistry $157,000 CO
86 Michael Nmn Frenkel Chemistry $157,000 CO
87 John G. Gillen Chemistry $157,000 MD
88 Anne L. Plant Chemistry $157,000 MD
89 Frank W. Gayle Metallurgy $157,000 MD
90 Georgia L. Harris General Physical Science $156,898 MD
91 Mary D. Coraggio Librarian $156,888 MD
92 Samuel Paul Benz Physics $156,830 CO
93 Kevin G. Brady Computer Science $156,765 MD
94 M Alkan Donmez Mechanical Engineering $156,745 MD
95 Richard M. Silver Physics $156,745 MD
96 Kenneth R. Glenn Computer Science $156,700 MD
97 Steven David Phillips Physics $156,678 MD
98 Jr J. L Newmeyer Information Technology Management $156,678 MD
99 James E. Fowler General Engineering $156,582 MD
100 Michele M. Schantz Chemistry $156,500 MD

Data Sources

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