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

$167,916.85 AVERAGE PAY
$16.79M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the National Institute of Standards and Technology in 2012, 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 Holland Romine General Physical Science $184,700 MD
2 Patrick D. Gallagher Program Management $179,700 MD
3 Richard F. Jr Kayser Program Management $179,700 MD
4 Phillip A. Singerman Program Management $179,700 MD
5 Robert Celotta General Physical Science $179,700 MD
6 Willie E. May General Physical Science $179,700 MD
7 Sivaraj Shyam Sunder General Physical Science $179,700 MD
8 Katharine B. Gebbie General Physical Science $179,088 MD
9 Joseph A. Stroscio Physics $177,674 MD
10 Harry S. Hertz General Physical Science $176,946 MD
11 Dawn M. Leaf Information Technology Management $176,424 MD
12 Richard R. Cavanagh General Physical Science $175,000 MD
13 Stella Fiotes General Engineering $172,674 MD
14 Richard G. Gann General Physical Science $172,674 MD
15 James K. Olthoff General Physical Science $172,674 MD
16 James C. Bergquist Physics $172,674 CO
17 Eric A. Cornell Physics $172,674 CO
18 Kent D. Irwin Physics $172,674 CO
19 Deborah S. Jin Physics $172,674 CO
20 Judah Levine Physics $172,674 CO
21 Jeffrey W. Lynn Physics $172,674 MD
22 Michael R. Moldover Physics $172,674 MD
23 David J. Nesbitt Physics $172,674 CO
24 William D. Phillips Physics $172,674 MD
25 David J. Wineland Physics $172,674 CO
26 Jun Nmn Ye Physics $172,674 CO
27 Paul S. Julienne Chemistry $172,674 MD
28 Stephen E. Stein Chemistry $172,674 MD
29 Laurie E. Locascio General Physical Science $172,300 MD
30 Emil Simiu Civil Engineering $171,231 MD
31 Robert Francis Cook Physics $170,300 MD
32 Wen Li Wu Materials Engineering $170,231 MD
33 Roger Dale Kilmer General Physical Science $170,231 MD
34 Charles W. Clark Physics $170,231 MD
35 Charles F. Majkrzak Physics $170,231 MD
36 Mark D. Stiles Physics $170,231 MD
37 John M. Butler Chemistry $170,231 MD
38 M Miral Dizdar Chemistry $170,231 MD
39 Dale E. Newbury Metallurgy $170,231 MD
40 Emanuel H. Knill Mathematics $170,231 CO
41 Geoffrey B. Mc Fadden Mathematics $170,231 MD
42 Kevin L. Mills Computer Science $170,231 MD
43 James A. St Pierre General Physical Science $168,498 MD
44 Paul D. Lett Physics $168,010 MD
45 Delwin T. Brockett Information Technology Management $168,000 MD
46 Name Withheld by the OPM General Physical Science $167,700
47 William L. Grosshandler General Physical Science $167,200 MD
48 George W. Arnold General Physical Science $166,808 MD
49 Mary H. Saunders Program Management $166,604 MD
50 Samuel Paul Benz General Physical Science $166,300 CO
51 Edward Joseph Garboczi General Physical Science $166,158 MD
52 Herbert S. Bennett Physics $166,158 MD
53 Jack F. Douglas Chemistry $166,158 MD
54 Mark David Stolorow General Physical Science $165,633 MD
55 James A. Beall Electronics Engineering $165,500 CO
56 Kevin A. Kimball Program Management $165,300 MD
57 Yoshihiro Ohno Electronics Engineering $165,300 MD
58 Name Withheld by the OPM General Physical Science $165,300
59 Joseph Reader Physics $165,300 MD
60 David S. Simons Physics $165,300 MD
61 Taner Yildirim Physics $165,300 MD
62 Robert D. Shull Metallurgy $165,300 MD
63 Ronald S. Ross Computer Science $165,300 MD
64 Dan A. Neumann Physics $164,898 MD
65 Cecelia V. Royster Contracting $164,500 MD
66 Neil Nmn Alderoty Miscellaneous Administration And Program $164,485 MD
67 Eric K. Lin Chemical Engineering $164,235 MD
68 Frank W. Gayle Metallurgy $163,985 MD
69 Antonio M. Possolo Statistics $163,115 MD
70 Patrick M. Hovis Miscellaneous Administration And Program $163,000 MD
71 Thomas R. O Brian General Physical Science $163,000 CO
72 Robert L. Jr Watters General Physical Science $163,000 MD
73 Carl J. Williams Physics $163,000 MD
74 Michele A. Cooley Miscellaneous Administration And Program $162,984 MD
75 Steven T. Cundiff Physics $162,900 CO
76 Kendra S. Cole Miscellaneous Administration And Program $162,898 MD
77 Carlos A. Gonzalez Chemistry $162,750 MD
78 Barbara C. Lippiatt Economist $162,708 MD
79 Michael D. Moore Miscellaneous Administration And Program $162,500 MD
80 John A. Small Chemistry $162,500 MD
81 Albert J. Wavering Mechanical Engineering $162,325 MD
82 Stephanie A. Hooker Materials Engineering $161,985 CO
83 Daniel G. Friend Physics $161,985 CO
84 David Charles Stieren Mechanical Engineering $161,777 MD
85 Ronald F. Boisvert Mathematics $161,700 MD
86 Kathleen M. Roberts Computer Science $161,700 MD
87 Donna F. Dodson Information Technology Management $161,700 MD
88 Marla L. Dowell Physics $161,500 CO
89 Marc L. Salit Chemistry $161,500 MD
90 Manfred J. Lehnhoff Information Technology Management $161,500 MD
91 Deborah J. Anderson Miscellaneous Administration And Program $161,398 MD
92 Donald J. Pierce Mechanical Engineering $161,306 MD
93 Nathan Reynolds Newbury Physics $161,242 CO
94 Michael J. Tarlov General Physical Science $161,000 MD
95 John H. Lehman Physics $161,000 CO
96 John P. Marino Chemistry $161,000 MD
97 Heriberto A. Rivera Budget Analysis $160,750 MD
98 James Alexander Liddle General Physical Science $160,544 MD
99 Stephen S. Salber General Engineering $160,500 CO
100 Arthur Hunter Fanney Mechanical Engineering $160,500 MD

Data Sources

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