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Highest-Paid Employees of the Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust)

$174,348.33 AVERAGE PAY
$17.43M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 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 Cathy L. Helm Miscellaneous Administration And Program $191,792 DC
2 Gregory R. Bettwy Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 DC
3 Era L. Marshall Equal Opportunity Compliance $187,000 DC
4 David L. Voyles Budget Analysis $187,000 DC
5 Derek C. Ross Architecture $187,000 DC
6 Rachel M. Allen Museum Curator $187,000 DC
7 David K. Allison Museum Curator $187,000 DC
8 Roger J. Brissenden General Physical Science $187,000 MA
9 Kinshasha H. Conwill Program Management $186,946 DC
10 Scott E. Miller Program Management $186,047 DC
11 Raymond Blundell Electronics Engineering $186,047 MA
12 Farleigh H. Earhart General Attorney $186,047 DC
13 Christine R. Nicholson General Attorney $186,047 DC
14 Craig M. Blackwell General Attorney $186,043 DC
15 Kendra L. Gastright Facility Operations Services $186,006 DC
16 Rodriguez Debra Ann Nauta General Engineering $185,513 DC
17 Anson H. Hines Program Management $185,300 MD
18 Sherell Lee Vucci Program Management $185,140 DC
19 Kenneth F. Johnson Budget Analysis $184,245 DC
20 Pedro I. Colon Architecture $182,746 DC
21 Rex M. Ellis Museum Curator $182,451 DC
22 Douglas Alan Hall Security Administration $182,095 DC
23 Jonathan A. Coddington Entomology $181,719 DC
24 Nancy S. Brickhouse Astronomy And Space Science $181,562 MA
25 Richard L. Wright Program Management $181,414 DC
26 Michael J. Carrancho General Engineering $180,077 DC
27 Carmen C. Iannacone Computer Science $179,084 VA
28 Douglas H. Ubelaker General Anthropology $177,346 DC
29 William W. Fitzhugh Archeology $177,346 DC
30 Lori D. Yarrish Miscellaneous Administration And Program $176,667 DC
31 Hans Dieter Sues Geology $176,468 DC
32 Margaret Geller Astronomy And Space Science $175,939 MA
33 Thomas R. Watters Geology $175,700 DC
34 Joan T. Mockeridge Auditing $175,512 DC
35 Christine J. Forman Astronomy And Space Science $175,085 MA
36 William R. Forman Astronomy And Space Science $175,085 MA
37 Robert J. Koestler General Physical Science $174,584 MD
38 Michael McCarthy Physics $174,276 MA
39 Andrea K. Dupree Astronomy And Space Science $174,231 MA
40 Charles J. Lada Astronomy And Space Science $174,231 MA
41 David W. Latham Astronomy And Space Science $174,231 MA
42 Gary J. Melnick Astronomy And Space Science $174,231 MA
43 Mark J. Reid Astronomy And Space Science $174,231 MA
44 Robert C. Fleischer Zoology $173,417 DC
45 Daniel G. Fabricant Physics $173,377 MA
46 Giovanni G. Fazio Physics $173,377 MA
47 Ronald L. Walsworth Physics $173,377 MA
48 Martin S. Elvis Astronomy And Space Science $173,377 MA
49 Giuseppina Fabbiano Astronomy And Space Science $173,377 MA
50 James Michael Moran Astronomy And Space Science $173,377 MA
51 Philip C. Myers Astronomy And Space Science $173,377 MA
52 John C. Raymond Astronomy And Space Science $173,377 MA
53 David E. Wildt Physiology $173,052 VA
54 Stacy M. Cavanagh Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,906 DC
55 Peter L. Jakab Museum Curator $172,698 DC
56 Scott J. Kenyon Astronomy And Space Science $172,622 MA
57 David W. Penney General Anthropology $172,598 MD
58 Matthew Holman Astronomy And Space Science $172,571 MA
59 Douglas H. Erwin Geology $172,497 DC
60 Judson Jay McIntire Architecture $171,900 DC
61 David Devorkin Museum Curator $171,899 DC
62 Molly Voss Fannon Miscellaneous Administration And Program $171,789 DC
63 Richard B. Potts General Anthropology $171,717 DC
64 W John Kress Botany $171,717 DC
65 Elizabeth D. Kline Program Management $171,614 DC
66 Anna K. Behrensmeyer Geology $171,234 DC
67 Tom D. Crouch Museum Curator $170,382 DC
68 Alexey Vikhlinin Astronomy And Space Science $170,000 MA
69 David J. Wilner Astronomy And Space Science $169,852 MA
70 Vicki A. Funk Botany $169,740 DC
71 Melinda A. Zeder General Anthropology $169,652 NM
72 Lee Ann C. Hayek Mathematical Statistics $169,466 DC
73 Martin D. Beckman Information Technology Management $169,466 VA
74 Hossein Sadeghpour Physics $169,312 MA
75 Camp Anne Van Archivist $169,117 DC
76 Jane E. Sledge General Arts And Information $168,999 DC
77 Roberta L. Ellington Program Management $168,676 DC
78 Bruce A. Campbell Geology $168,676 DC
79 John A. III Grant Geology $168,676 DC
80 Pherson Glenn J. Mac Geology $168,485 DC
81 Michelle E. Lamberton Miscellaneous Administration And Program $166,757 DC
82 Martin R. Kalfatovic Librarian $166,688 DC
83 Sharon A. Reinckens Program Management $166,400 DC
84 Brandie R. Smith Wildlife Biology $166,320 DC
85 Barbara W. Faust Horticulture $166,270 DC
86 Welch Beverly Morgan General Arts And Information $165,404 DC
87 Scott N. Paine Astronomy And Space Science $165,300 MA
88 Dennis F. Whigham Ecology $165,237 MD
89 Thomas M. Dame Astronomy And Space Science $164,666 MA
90 John M. Bixler Facility Operations Services $164,540 DC
91 Irene Brahmakula Kariampuzha Budget Analysis $164,172 DC
92 Conrad Labandeira Geology $164,114 DC
93 Jose Escoto Program Management $164,102 DC
94 Deborah Lynn Mack General Arts And Information $163,961 DC
95 Silas M. Evans Equipment Facilities, And Services $163,742 DC
96 Daniel H. Davies Facility Operations Services $163,600 DC
97 Eric L. Gentry Emergency Management Specialist $163,100 DC
98 Denise L. Breitburg Ecology $162,800 MD
99 Machel M. Monenerkit General Arts And Information $162,730 DC
100 Edward J. Rynne Realty $162,700 DC

Data Sources

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