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

$169,558.05 AVERAGE PAY
$16.96M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the National Institute of Standards and Technology in 2010, 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 Patrick D. Gallagher Program Management $179,700 MD
2 Richard F. Jr Kayser Program Management $179,700 MD
3 David Marshall Robinson Program Management $179,700 MD
4 Robert Celotta General Physical Science $179,700 MD
5 Willie E. May General Physical Science $179,700 MD
6 Sivaraj Shyam Sunder General Physical Science $179,700 MD
7 Katharine B. Gebbie General Physical Science $179,088 MD
8 Cita Marie Furlani General Physical Science $178,091 MD
9 Harry S. Hertz General Physical Science $176,946 MD
10 Dawn M. Leaf Information Technology Management $176,424 MD
11 Name Withheld by the OPM Financial Administration And Program $175,787 MD
12 Gerald J. Fitzpatrick Electronics Engineering $175,639 MD
13 David A. Wollman General Physical Science $175,639 MD
14 Michael R. Moldover Physics $173,174 MD
15 Stella Fiotes General Engineering $172,674 MD
16 Richard G. Gann General Physical Science $172,674 MD
17 James K. Olthoff General Physical Science $172,674 MD
18 William R. Ott General Physical Science $172,674 MD
19 James C. Bergquist Physics $172,674 CO
20 Eric A. Cornell Physics $172,674 CO
21 Kent D. Irwin Physics $172,674 CO
22 Deborah S. Jin Physics $172,674 CO
23 Judah Levine Physics $172,674 CO
24 Jeffrey W. Lynn Physics $172,674 MD
25 David J. Nesbitt Physics $172,674 CO
26 William D. Phillips Physics $172,674 MD
27 Joseph A. Stroscio Physics $172,674 MD
28 David J. Wineland Physics $172,674 CO
29 Jun Nmn Ye Physics $172,674 CO
30 Paul S. Julienne Chemistry $172,674 MD
31 Stephen E. Stein Chemistry $172,674 MD
32 Emanuel H. Knill Mathematics $171,231 CO
33 William E. Anderson General Physical Science $170,958 MD
34 Wen Li Wu Materials Engineering $170,231 MD
35 Emil Simiu Civil Engineering $170,231 MD
36 Bert M. Coursey General Physical Science $170,231 MD
37 Roger Dale Kilmer General Physical Science $170,231 MD
38 Charles W. Clark Physics $170,231 MD
39 Charles F. Majkrzak Physics $170,231 MD
40 Mark D. Stiles Physics $170,231 MD
41 John M. Butler Chemistry $170,231 MD
42 M Miral Dizdar Chemistry $170,231 MD
43 William J. Boettinger Metallurgy $170,231 MD
44 Dale E. Newbury Metallurgy $170,231 MD
45 Geoffrey B. Mc Fadden Mathematics $170,231 MD
46 Kevin L. Mills Computer Science $170,231 MD
47 Robert Francis Cook Physics $169,800 MD
48 Richard R. Cavanagh General Physical Science $169,290 MD
49 Eric K. Lin Chemical Engineering $169,212 MD
50 Debra L. Kaiser General Physical Science $169,020 MD
51 Laurie E. Locascio Bioengineering & Biomedical Engineering $169,000 MD
52 Name Withheld by the OPM General Physical Science $168,948
53 James A. St Pierre General Physical Science $168,498 MD
54 Paul D. Lett Physics $168,010 MD
55 William L. Grosshandler General Physical Science $167,200 MD
56 Linda B. Schilling Chemical Engineering $167,000 MD
57 Lisa R. Karam Chemistry $166,898 MD
58 Michele M. Schantz Chemistry $166,897 MD
59 Deborah J. Anderson Miscellaneous Administration And Program $166,815 MD
60 George W. Arnold General Physical Science $166,808 MD
61 Frank W. Gayle Metallurgy $166,712 MD
62 Franklin R. Guenther Chemistry $166,630 MD
63 Michele A. Cooley Miscellaneous Administration And Program $166,280 MD
64 Edward Joseph Garboczi General Physical Science $166,158 MD
65 Herbert S. Bennett Physics $166,158 MD
66 Jack F. Douglas Chemistry $166,158 MD
67 Wing Tsang Chemistry $166,158 MD
68 Robert K. Hickernell Physics $165,639 CO
69 Mark David Stolorow General Physical Science $165,633 MD
70 Perry F. Wilson Electronics Engineering $165,569 CO
71 Kevin G. Brady Computer Science $165,569 MD
72 Neil Nmn Alderoty Miscellaneous Administration And Program $165,500 MD
73 Karen S. Williams Miscellaneous Administration And Program $165,500 MD
74 Gerald T. Fraser General Physical Science $165,500 MD
75 James Alexander Liddle General Physical Science $165,500 MD
76 Thomas R. O Brian General Physical Science $165,500 CO
77 Claire M. Saundry General Physical Science $165,500 MD
78 Jabez J. McClelland Physics $165,500 MD
79 Dan A. Neumann Physics $165,500 MD
80 Kent B. Rochford Physics $165,500 CO
81 Carl J. Williams Physics $165,500 MD
82 Steven A. Buntin Chemistry $165,500 MD
83 Steven J. Choquette Chemistry $165,500 MD
84 Michael Nmn Frenkel Chemistry $165,500 CO
85 John G. Gillen Chemistry $165,500 MD
86 John P. Marino Chemistry $165,500 MD
87 Anne L. Plant Chemistry $165,500 MD
88 Lane C. Sander Chemistry $165,500 MD
89 Kathleen M. Roberts Computer Science $165,500 MD
90 Donna F. Dodson Information Technology Management $165,500 MD
91 Lorel E. Wisniewski Economist $165,470 MD
92 Marla L. Dowell Physics $165,342 CO
93 Name Withheld by the OPM Nuclear Engineering $165,300
94 Paul R. Becker Gen Natural Resources Mgt And Bio Sci $165,220 SC
95 William C. Barker Information Technology Management $165,215 MD
96 Marc L. Salit Chemistry $165,100 MD
97 Gregory C. Turk Chemistry $165,100 MD
98 Michael D. Moore Miscellaneous Administration And Program $165,020 MD
99 Joseph Reader Physics $165,020 MD
100 Elena R. Messina Computer Engineering $164,820 MD

Data Sources

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