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 Office of Secretary of Transportation

$173,097.88 AVERAGE PAY
$17.31M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Office of Secretary of Transportation 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 Elaine Lan Chao Miscellaneous Administration And Program $199,700 DC
2 Gregory Gilbert Joyner Program Management $187,759 MA
3 Susan E. McDermott Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 DC
4 Anne D. Aylward Program Management $187,000 MA
5 Patricia S. Hu Program Management $187,000 DC
6 Lana T. Hurdle Program Management $187,000 DC
7 Maria S. Lefevre Program Management $187,000 DC
8 Michael W. Lowder Program Management $187,000 DC
9 Keith E. Washington Program Management $187,000 DC
10 Judith S. Kaleta General Attorney $187,000 DC
11 Kristen K. Baldwin Program Management $184,634 DC
12 Audrey L. Farley Program Management $182,357 DC
13 Kevin C. Womack Program Management $180,838 OK
14 Anthony R. Bedell Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
15 Michael J. Britt Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
16 Geoffrey Grant Burr Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
17 Grover C. Burthey Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
18 Derek T. Kan Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
19 Jeffrey A. Rosen Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
20 Victoria N. Hildebrand Program Management $179,700 DC
21 Keith A. Nelson Program Management $179,700 DC
22 James C. Owens General Attorney $179,700 DC
23 Julie Abraham Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,550 DC
24 Todd M. Homan Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,550 DC
25 Lisa J. Macecevic Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,550 DC
26 Harold W. Martin Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,550 DC
27 Roger V. Bohnert Program Management $179,550 DC
28 Mari Petrosinowoolverton Program Management $179,550 DC
29 Stephen M. Popkin Program Management $179,550 MA
30 Willie H. Smith Program Management $179,550 DC
31 Laura M. Ziff Program Management $179,550 DC
32 Paul M. Geier General Attorney $179,550 DC
33 Thomas W. Herlihy General Attorney $179,550 DC
34 Donald H. Horn General Attorney $179,550 DC
35 Jonathan P. Moss General Attorney $179,550 DC
36 Andrew R. Orndorff Information Technology Management $179,550 DC
37 Terence W. Carlson General Attorney $179,324 DC
38 Lisa M. Williams Program Management $179,067 DC
39 Rolf R. Schmitt Program Management $178,693 DC
40 Anne H. Audet Program Management $178,675 DC
41 Ronald A. Jackson General Attorney $178,584 DC
42 Laura Genero Miscellaneous Administration And Program $178,500 DC
43 Ruth D. Knouse Miscellaneous Administration And Program $178,500 DC
44 Marianne McInerney Program Management $178,500 DC
45 Blane A. Workie General Attorney $178,214 DC
46 Stephen H. Holden Program Management $177,750 DC
47 Barbara A. McCann Miscellaneous Administration And Program $176,534 DC
48 Gregg G. Fleming Program Management $174,830 MA
49 Donna O.'berry Program Management $174,278 DC
50 Gerald L. Solomon Miscellaneous Administration And Program $173,638 DC
51 John E. Augustine Program Management $173,295 DC
52 J E. Sullivan Administrative Law Judge $172,100 DC
53 Ronnie A. Yoder Administrative Law Judge $172,100 DC
54 Madeline M. Chulumovich Program Management $171,755 DC
55 Susan M. Connors Program Management $171,614 MA
56 Peter J. Plocki General Attorney $171,614 DC
57 Brian J. Hedberg Miscellaneous Administration And Program $171,442 DC
58 Yvonne R. Medina Program Management $170,972 DC
59 Luisa M. Paiewonsky Program Management $170,972 MA
60 William J. Chang Information Technology Management $170,709 DC
61 Jack G. Albright Information Technology Management $170,477 DC
62 Douglas M. Rawald Administrative Law Judge $169,043 DC
63 Deeana L. Jang Equal Opportunity Compliance $168,168 DC
64 Robert M. Dorer General Engineering $167,577 MA
65 Diane M. Morrison Contracting $166,475 MA
66 Jennifer S. Funk Program Management $166,244 DC
67 Darren P. Timothy Economist $166,000 DC
68 Christine A. Lawrence General Education And Training $165,357 OK
69 Robert S. Goldner General Attorney $165,100 DC
70 Larry K. Staley Human Resources Management $163,961 DC
71 Demetra V. Collia Mathematical Statistics $163,900 DC
72 Stephanie R. Robbs Human Resources Management $163,700 DC
73 Ellen E. Bell Miscellaneous Administration And Program $163,577 MA
74 David S. Duncan General Business And Industry $163,577 MA
75 Regina Y. Houston Operations Research $163,577 MA
76 Craig J. Bellet Financial Administration And Program $163,400 DC
77 Joan Simpson Human Resources Management $163,100 DC
78 Don H. Pickrell Economist $162,900 MA
79 Susan B. Schwartz Human Resources Management $162,900 DC
80 Mark A. Snider Management And Program Analysis $162,900 DC
81 John J. Wojtowicz General Engineering $162,900 MA
82 David Smallen Public Affairs $162,900 DC
83 Mary E. Doherty Contracting $162,900 MA
84 Marilyn G. Shazor Transportation Specialist $162,737 DC
85 Kimberly C. Graber General Attorney $162,650 DC
86 Yvette Rivera Equal Employment Opportunity $162,400 DC
87 Noel R. Jamison Miscellaneous Administration And Program $162,400 DC
88 Deborah V. Aiken Economist $162,175 DC
89 James T. Maughan Environmental Protection Specialist $161,909
90 Kristine A. Iverson Miscellaneous Administration And Program $161,909
91 Edmund C. Moy Miscellaneous Administration And Program $161,909
92 Raymond J. Resendes Operations Research $161,909
93 Tom L. Schaffnit Operations Research $161,909
94 Thomas A. Black Safety And Occupational Health Management $161,900 DC
95 Linda H. Guier Security Administration $161,900 DC
96 Sari Radin Gazda Economist $161,900 MA
97 Kim M. Cardosi Psychology $161,900 MA
98 Divya C. Chandra Psychology $161,900 MA
99 Warren K. Bell Miscellaneous Administration And Program $161,900 DC
100 Deirdre K. Breithaupt Miscellaneous Administration And Program $161,900 DC

Data Sources

The information provided on these pages is sourced from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Enterprise Human Resources Integration (EHRI) dataset. Postal Service data is managed exclusively by the USPS . All information is displayed unmodified and as provided by the source agency.

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