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 Natural Resources Conservation Service

$161,681.50 AVERAGE PAY
$16.17M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Natural Resources Conservation Service in 2017, based on OPM data (base salary + bonuses).

The majority of these top-earning employees work in District Of Columbia.

Some employee names may be withheld by the OPM or individual agencies.
Rank Name Occupation Total Pay Location
1 Diane E. Gelburd Miscellaneous Administration And Program $186,951 DC
2 Leonard Jordan General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $186,951 DC
3 Homer L. Wilkes General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $185,133 MS
4 Gayle Norman Barry Miscellaneous Administration And Program $184,089 DC
5 Noller P. Herbert Civil Engineering $180,516 DC
6 James Earl Tillman Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,837 DC
7 Lesia A. Reed Program Management $176,735 DC
8 Kevin Jay Wickey Miscellaneous Administration And Program $175,043 DC
9 Astor F. Boozer General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $174,191 DC
10 Oliva Carlos Suarez General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $173,178 CA
11 Melissa A. Drummond Human Resources Management $172,062 DC
12 Jeffrey S. Machelski Financial Management $172,062 DC
13 Jimmy Richard Bramblett General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $170,358 DC
14 Stephen Charles Schaefer Program Management $170,358 DC
15 Andree A. Duvarney General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $169,178 DC
16 Salvador Salinas General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $168,957 TX
17 Melhus Kim M. Berns General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $166,204 DC
18 Weihuan Xu Economist $165,715 DC
19 Leslie Dee Schofield Deavers Management And Program Analysis $163,400 DC
20 Johnny L. Glover General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $163,400 DC
21 Michael Shane Gardner Information Technology Management $163,048 DC
22 Mia W. Jordan Information Technology Management $163,048 DC
23 Selena L. Miller Miscellaneous Administration And Program $163,048 DC
24 James D. Rowe Economist $163,048 MD
25 Jones Letitia Faye Toomer General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $163,048 MD
26 Emil H. Horvath General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $163,014 TX
27 Leslie Rodmann Violette Human Resources Management $162,948 DC
28 Robert N. Jones General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $162,920 AK
29 Mark A. Peters Economist $162,650 MD
30 Terrell A. Erickson General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $162,508 DC
31 Terry R. Bish Public Affairs $161,900 DC
32 Ravenna R. Bohan Accounting $161,900 DC
33 Glenn Carpenter General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $161,900 MD
34 Patrick E. Flanagan Mathematical Statistics $161,900 MD
35 W Frank Geter General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $161,900 CO
36 Noel R. Gollehon Economist $161,900 DC
37 Johnny J. Green Civil Engineering $161,900 TX
38 Rafael J. Guerrero General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $161,900 TX
39 Ronald A. Harris Miscellaneous Administration And Program $161,900 DC
40 Darren W. Hickman General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $161,900 TX
41 Claudia C. Hoeft Civil Engineering $161,900 DC
42 Douglas W. Holy Ecology $161,900 DC
43 Dan D. Lawson Soil Conservation $161,900 DC
44 Maxine J. Levin Soil Science $161,900 DC
45 Martin A. Lowenfish General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $161,900 DC
46 Shaun P. McKinney General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $161,900 OR
47 Daniel J. Mullarkey General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $161,900 MD
48 Carolyn G. Olson Soil Science $161,900 DC
49 Mary E. Podoll General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $161,900 ND
50 Margaret G. Rhodes Miscellaneous Administration And Program $161,900 DC
51 Brenda L. Rodriguez Financial Administration And Program $161,900 DC
52 David D. Thackeray Civil Engineering $161,900 DC
53 Jon D. Vrana General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $161,900 DC
54 Juliette D. White Management And Program Analysis $161,900 DC
55 Shawver Lillian V. Woods Miscellaneous Administration And Program $161,900 MD
56 Norman C. Melvin General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $161,011 TX
57 John C. Tippie General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $161,011 TX
58 Ronald R. Alvarado Soil Conservation $160,145 OR
59 Gregory L. Johnson General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $159,804 AZ
60 Terry J. Cosby Soil Conservation $159,696 OH
61 Roy Lee Vick Soil Science $159,623 DC
62 Michele R. Gidcumb Program Management $159,382 CO
63 Richard L. Farnsworth Economist $159,271 DC
64 Jessica S. Groves Realty $158,312 CA
65 Barge Kay L. Joy Soil Conservation $158,312 CA
66 Leon Phillip Brooks General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $158,123 MD
67 Philip W. Buchan Government Information Specialist $158,123 MD
68 Slay Jacqueline A. Davis Miscellaneous Administration And Program $158,123 DC
69 Stephen G. Durgin Civil Engineering $158,123 DC
70 Tammie O. Edmunds Human Resources Management $158,123 DC
71 John Michael Englert Horticulture $158,123 DC
72 Dwayne P. Howard Soil Conservation $158,123 DC
73 Kelly L. Ireland General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $158,123 DC
74 Jane E. Hardisty Soil Conservation $156,138 IN
75 Kevin D. Norton Soil Conservation $156,121 LA
76 Michael L. Strobel Hydrology $155,930 OR
77 Denise C. Coleman Soil Conservation $155,841 PA
78 Craig R. Derickson General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $155,838 NE
79 John A. Bricker Soil Conservation $155,207 VA
80 James Kevin Brown Soil Conservation $155,073 TN
81 Serapio Flores General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $155,073 MO
82 Garry D. Lee Soil Conservation $155,073 MI
83 Michael E. Sullivan General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $155,073 AR
84 Kalven L. Trice Economist $155,073 AR
85 Christine S. Clarke Miscellaneous Administration And Program $154,298 MA
86 David Lloyd Lindbo Soil Science $154,144 DC
87 Sherry Ann Dixon Human Resources Management $153,730 DC
88 Danielle Flynn General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $153,730 DC
89 David J. Pacheco Civil Engineering $153,730 DC
90 William R. Reck Environmental Engineering $153,730 DC
91 Leynisha Rosario Human Resources Management $153,730 DC
92 Jeffrey S. White General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $153,730 DC
93 Javier E. Ruiz General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $152,537 TX
94 Timothy A. Beard Soil Conservation $152,184 NC
95 Martin Lee Norfleet Soil Science $151,097 TX
96 George W. Cleek Information Technology Management $150,767 CO
97 Carrie Lindig Soil Conservation $149,643 NJ
98 Selma Ann Cowan Accounting $149,337 DC
99 Craig N. Goodwin General Natural Resources Management And Biological Sciences $149,337 DC
100 Eunice Ann Padley Forestry $149,337 DC

Data Sources

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