Federal Employee Profile — W John Kress

Official Employee of the U.S. Federal Government
SL-00 Top 10%

W John Kress

Title: Botanist

Agency: Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust)

In 2018, W John Kress was a Botanist at the Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) in Washington, District Of Columbia. As our dataset only goes as far back as 2004, it is likely that has worked in the federal government prior to 2004.

W John Kress is a SL-00 under the senior level positions payscale and is among the highest-paid ten percent of employees in the Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust).


Year Occupation Paygrade Base Salary Bonus Location
2018 Botany SL-00 $171,717 $0 Washington, District of Columbia
2017 Botany SL-00 $171,717 $0 Washington, District of Columbia
2016 Botany SL-00 $168,350 $10,000 Washington, District of Columbia
2015 Botany SL-00 $165,049 $0 Washington, District of Columbia
2014 Botany SL-00 $161,813 $0 Washington, District of Columbia
2013 Botany GS-15 $155,500 $0 Washington, District of Columbia
2012 Botany GS-15 $155,500 $0 Washington, District of Columbia
2011 Botany GS-15 $152,635 $0 Washington, District of Columbia
2010 Botany GS-15 $152,635 $0 Washington, District of Columbia
2009 Botany GS-15 $149,025 $0 Washington, District of Columbia
2008 Botany GS-15 $138,383 $0 Washington, District of Columbia
2007 Botany GS-15 $132,435 $0 Washington, District of Columbia
2006 Botany GS-15 $129,023 $0 Washington, District of Columbia
2005 Botany GS-15 $121,274 $0 Washington, District of Columbia
2004 Botany GS-15 $116,939 $0 Washington, District of Columbia
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Employee Statistics


W John Kress's 2018 pay is 114% higher than the average Botanist across all agencies.
W John Kress's 2018 pay is 24% higher than the average pay of a SL employee at the Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust).
W John Kress's pay trend during his or her government career in the Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust):

Data Sources

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