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

$179,536.38 AVERAGE PAY
$17.95M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the National Institute of Standards and Technology in 2016, 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 Jun Nmn Ye Physics $249,255 CO
2 John M. Butler Chemistry $249,255 MD
3 Joseph A. Stroscio Physics $221,760 MD
4 Arthur Hunter Fanney Mechanical Engineering $185,600 MD
5 Carl J. Williams General Physical Science $185,500 MD
6 Dale E. Newbury Metallurgy $185,150 MD
7 Richard F. Kayser Program Management $185,100 MD
8 Mary H. Saunders Program Management $185,100 MD
9 Kevin A. Kimball Program Management $185,100 MD
10 Phillip A. Singerman Program Management $185,100 MD
11 Yoshihiro Ohno Electronics Engineering $185,100 MD
12 Charles Holland Romine General Physical Science $185,100 MD
13 Richard R. Cavanagh General Physical Science $185,100 MD
14 Edward Joseph Garboczi General Physical Science $185,100 CO
15 Robert Celotta General Physical Science $185,100 MD
16 Robert M. Dimeo General Physical Science $185,100 MD
17 Samuel Paul Benz General Physical Science $185,100 CO
18 James K. Olthoff General Physical Science $185,100 MD
19 Sunder Sivaraj Shyam General Physical Science $185,100 MD
20 David J. Wineland Physics $185,100 CO
21 William D. Phillips Physics $185,100 MD
22 Charles F. Majkrzak Physics $185,100 MD
23 Deborah S. Jin Physics $185,100 CO
24 David J. Nesbitt Physics $185,100 CO
25 Jeffrey W. Lynn Physics $185,100 MD
26 Eric A. Cornell Physics $185,100 CO
27 Michael R. Moldover Physics $185,100 MD
28 Judah Levine Physics $185,100 CO
29 Charles W. Clark Physics $185,100 MD
30 Taner Yildirim Physics $185,100 MD
31 Stephen E. Stein Chemistry $185,100 MD
32 Jack F. Douglas Chemistry $185,100 MD
33 Emanuel H. Knill Mathematics $185,100 CO
34 Ronald S. Ross Computer Science $185,100 MD
35 Kevin L. Mills Computer Science $185,100 MD
36 Delwin T. Brockett Information Technology Management $185,100 MD
37 Paul D. Lett Physics $184,077 MD
38 Emil Simiu Civil Engineering $183,846 MD
39 Mark D. Stiles Physics $183,846 MD
40 M Miral Dizdar Chemistry $183,846 MD
41 Fadden Geoffrey B. Mc Mathematics $183,846 MD
42 Robert D. Shull Metallurgy $183,409 MD
43 Willie E. May Program Management $183,300 MD
44 Pierre James A. St General Physical Science $182,906 MD
45 Lloyd J. Whitman General Physical Science $182,868 MD
46 Antonio M. Possolo Statistics $182,606 MD
47 Laurie E. Locascio General Physical Science $182,562 MD
48 James Alexander Liddle General Physical Science $181,097 MD
49 Robert Francis Cook Physics $180,272 MD
50 Howard H. Harary General Physical Science $179,812 MD
51 Katharine Blodgett Gebbie General Physical Science $179,088 MD
52 Mark David Stolorow General Physical Science $178,880 MD
53 Christopher Greer General Physical Science $178,873 MD
54 Donna F. Dodson Information Technology Management $178,202 MD
55 Robert G. Fangmeyer Program Management $176,645 MD
56 Michael F. Molnar General Physical Science $176,500 MD
57 John E. Kitching Physics $176,389 CO
58 Cecelia V. Royster Contracting $176,266 MD
59 Scott A. Diddams Physics $175,966 CO
60 Thomas Henderson Newton General Physical Science $175,000 MD
61 David C. Cranmer General Physical Science $174,650 MD
62 Henri J. Lezec General Physical Science $174,258 MD
63 Muhammad Arif Physics $174,258 MD
64 Sae Woo Nmn Nam Physics $174,175 CO
65 Carroll Ann Thomas Program Management $173,250 MD
66 George Jenkins Financial Management $172,861 MD
67 Gordon S. Gillerman Program Management $172,500 MD
68 Name Withheld by the OPM Nuclear Engineering $172,074
69 Nathan Reynolds Newbury Physics $172,074 CO
70 Ian B. Spielman Physics $172,010 MD
71 David S. Simons Physics $170,446 MD
72 Heather M. Mayton Miscellaneous Administration And Program $170,300 MD
73 Jason Eric Boehm General Physical Science $170,300 MD
74 Michael J. Fasolka General Physical Science $170,300 MD
75 Dan A. Neumann Physics $170,300 MD
76 Patrick M. Hovis Miscellaneous Administration And Program $169,800 MD
77 Gerald T. Fraser General Physical Science $169,800 MD
78 Brian Thomas R. O General Physical Science $169,800 CO
79 Neil Nmn Alderoty Miscellaneous Administration And Program $169,300 MD
80 Eric K. Lin Chemical Engineering $169,300 MD
81 Robert J. Hanisch Physics $169,300 MD
82 Gregory F. Strouse Physics $169,300 MD
83 Craig M. Brown Chemistry $169,300 MD
84 Michael J. Tarlov Chemistry $169,300 MD
85 Virginia K. Holtzman-Bell Program Management $169,060 CO
86 Marla L. Dowell Physics $168,800 CO
87 Robert K. Hickernell Physics $168,800 CO
88 Mark Andrew Troppe Industrial Specialist $168,300 MD
89 John A. Small Chemistry $168,300 MD
90 David G. Seiler Physics $167,800 MD
91 Marc L. Salit Chemistry $167,800 CA
92 Lisa R. Karam Chemistry $167,800 MD
93 Ladonna K. Lauren Miscellaneous Administration And Program $167,300 MD
94 Alex R. Folk Miscellaneous Administration And Program $167,300 MD
95 Heriberto A. Rivera Budget Analysis $167,300 MD
96 James R. Fekete Materials Engineering $167,300 CO
97 Curtis Suplee Technical Writing And Editing $167,300 MD
98 Elizabeth A. Mackey Chemistry $167,300 MD
99 Carlos A. Gonzalez Chemistry $167,300 MD
100 Steven J. Choquette Chemistry $167,300 MD

Data Sources

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