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Highest-Paid Employees of the Social Security Administration

$172,435.68 AVERAGE PAY
$17.24M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Social Security Administration in 2013, 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 Nancy Ann Berryhill Social Insurance Administration $179,700 MD
2 Beatrice M. Disman Social Insurance Administration $179,700 NY
3 Scott L. Frey Social Insurance Administration $179,700 DC
4 Michael W. Grochowski Social Insurance Administration $179,700 GA
5 Carolyn W. Colvin Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
6 Philip A. Gambino Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 MD
7 James A. Kissko Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 MD
8 A. Jacy Jr. Thurmond Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 VA
9 William B. Zielinski Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 MD
10 Eli N. Donkar Actuarial Science $179,700 MD
11 Stephen C. Goss Actuarial Science $179,700 MD
12 Alice H. Wade Actuarial Science $179,700 MD
13 Name Withheld by the OPM Criminal Investigation $179,700
14 Herbert M. Strauss Information Technology Management $179,700 MD
15 David V. Foster Program Management $179,700 MD
16 Stephanie J. Hall Program Management $179,700 MD
17 Donna L. Siegel Program Management $179,700 MD
18 Peter D. Spencer Program Management $179,700 MD
19 Tina M. Waddell Program Management $179,700 MD
20 Reginald F. Wells Program Management $179,700 MD
21 Steven L. Schaeffer Auditing $179,700 MD
22 Bonnie Kind Budget Analysis $179,700 MD
23 David F. Black General Attorney $179,700 MD
24 Michael G. Gallagher General Attorney $179,700 MD
25 Gwenda Jones Kelley General Attorney $179,700 MD
26 Glenn E. Sklar General Attorney $179,700 MD
27 James A. Winn General Attorney $179,700 MD
28 Ruby D. Burrell Management And Program Analysis $177,543 MD
29 Gale S. Stone Auditing $177,543 MD
30 Jeffrey C. Blair General Attorney $177,543 MD
31 Michael F. Bertrand Social Insurance Administration $177,543 MA
32 Thomas G. Grzymski Information Technology Management $177,460 MD
33 Gregory C. Pace Miscellaneous Administration And Program $176,976 MD
34 Deborah Russell-Fowlkes Information Technology Management $174,359 MD
35 Marianna E. Lacanfora Social Insurance Administration $173,453 MD
36 Marcia R. Mosley Social Insurance Administration $172,603 IL
37 Martha J. Lambie Social Insurance Administration $172,539 MD
38 Brandon Chad Bungard General Attorney $171,050 MD
39 Vera Bostick Borden Program Management $170,715 NY
40 Anne Jacobosky Program Management $170,715 NY
41 James R. Julian Program Management $170,715 MD
42 Roy A. Snyder Program Management $170,715 MD
43 Francis Sotaski Program Management $170,715 MD
44 Shirleeta B. Stanton Program Management $170,715 MD
45 Michael J. Keegan Support Services Administration $170,715 MD
46 Name Withheld by the OPM Management And Program Analysis $170,715
47 Kenneth H. Jr Rivers Management And Program Analysis $170,715 MD
48 Robin A. Sabatino Management And Program Analysis $170,715 MD
49 Carla A. Krabbe Financial Administration And Program $170,715 MD
50 Daniel F. Callahan General Attorney $170,715 MD
51 Stephen P. Conte General Attorney $170,715 NY
52 Michael McGaughran General Attorney $170,715 TX
53 Kirsten J. Moncada General Attorney $170,715 MD
54 Gerald K. Ray General Attorney $170,715 VA
55 Mary Ann Sloan General Attorney $170,715 GA
56 Seth P. Binstock Contracting $170,715 MD
57 Name Withheld by the OPM Contracting $170,715
58 Name Withheld by the OPM Criminal Investigation $170,715
59 Stephen J. Breen Social Insurance Administration $170,715 CA
60 Grace M. Kim Social Insurance Administration $170,715 CA
61 Frederick Maurin Social Insurance Administration $170,715 NY
62 Arthur R. Spencer Social Insurance Administration $170,715 MD
63 Name Withheld by the OPM Human Resources Management $170,715 MD
64 Ralph A. Patinella Human Resources Management $170,715 MD
65 Alan S. Frank Equal Employment Opportunity $170,715 MD
66 Katherine A. Thornton Miscellaneous Administration And Program $170,715 MD
67 Lester P. Diamond Information Technology Management $170,715 MD
68 Debby S. Ellis Information Technology Management $170,715 MD
69 Thomas J. Fellona Information Technology Management $170,715 MD
70 John C. Morenz Information Technology Management $170,715 MD
71 Dan C. Parry Information Technology Management $170,715 MD
72 Name Withheld by the OPM Criminal Investigation $170,259
73 John J. Lee General Attorney $170,076 CO
74 Theresa L. Gruber Social Insurance Administration $169,283 MD
75 Hugh A. Lane Program Management $168,595 MD
76 Alan W. Heim Management And Program Analysis $168,152 WA
77 Christopher P. Molander Support Services Administration $168,150 MD
78 Thomas M. Parrott Social Insurance Administration $168,113 MD
79 Rosemary G. Stricks Program Management $167,509 MD
80 Angela J. Arnett General Attorney $167,105 VA
81 Linda M. Dorn Social Insurance Administration $166,805 MA
82 Karen R. Martin Information Technology Management $166,791 MD
83 Rodney V. Taylor Social Insurance Administration $166,402 GA
84 David F. Morado General Attorney $166,385 WA
85 Elizabeth B. Bake Program Management $166,138 MD
86 Bonnie L. Doyle Human Resources Management $165,498 MD
87 Carl E. Alexis General Attorney $165,300 MD
88 Stuart M. Besser General Attorney $165,300 MD
89 David E. Clark General Attorney $165,300 VA
90 Pamela D. Crawford General Attorney $165,300 MD
91 Gabriel E. Depass General Attorney $165,300 VA
92 Adelaide E. Edelson General Attorney $165,300 VA
93 Deana R. Ertl Lombardi General Attorney $165,300 CO
94 Christophe R. Field General Attorney $165,300 VA
95 Robert M. Goldberg General Attorney $165,300 VA
96 Latina Burse Greene General Attorney $165,300 MD
97 Maryellen Halvorsen General Attorney $165,300 VA
98 Mark K. Haydu General Attorney $165,300 VA
99 Nellie A. Hutt General Attorney $165,300 MD
100 Robert S. Johnson General Attorney $165,300 VA

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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