Highest-Paid Employees of the Transportation Security Administration

$174,151.97 AVERAGE PAY
$17.42M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Transportation Security Administration in 2010, based on OPM data (base salary + bonuses).

Some employee names may be withheld by the OPM or individual agencies.
Rank Name Occupation Total Pay Location
1 Name Withheld by the OPM Miscellaneous Administration And Program $199,700
2 Name Withheld by the OPM Intelligence $189,600
3 Name Withheld by the OPM Miscellaneous Administration And Program $182,000
4 Gale D. Rossides Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 VA
5 Francine J. Kerner General Attorney $179,700 VA
6 John P. Sammon Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,657 VA
7 David Nicholson Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,432 VA
8 Name Withheld by the OPM Program Management $179,200
9 Cindy M. Farkus Program Management $179,088 VA
10 Ross W. Dembling General Attorney $178,938 VA
11 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $178,700
12 Name Withheld by the OPM Program Management $178,540
13 Name Withheld by the OPM Contracting $178,528
14 David K. Jr Holmes Miscellaneous Administration And Program $178,214 VA
15 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $177,610
16 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $177,552
17 Name Withheld by the OPM Miscellaneous Administration And Program $177,532
18 Thomas M. McGivern General Attorney $177,082 VA
19 Margot Bester Markowitz General Attorney $177,000 VA
20 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $176,130
21 Name Withheld by the OPM General Attorney $176,100
22 Robin E. Kane Program Management $176,094 VA
23 John A. Wasowicz General Attorney $176,000 VA
24 Name Withheld by the OPM Program Management $175,558
25 Stephen Rice Miscellaneous Administration And Program $175,351 VA
26 Howard Goldman General Attorney $175,000 VA
27 Deborah C. Grade Program Management $174,849 VA
28 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $174,460
29 Anthony R. Giovanniello General Attorney $174,380 VA
30 Michael C. Mitchell Miscellaneous Administration And Program $174,265 VA
31 Paul V. Ross Human Resources Management $174,082 VA
32 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $174,041
33 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $174,018
34 Talmadge C. Ii Jones Information Technology Management $174,017 VA
35 Christopher Allen Information Technology Management $174,004 VA
36 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $173,999
37 George L. Zarur General Physical Science $173,990 VA
38 Cynthia Anne Elliot General Attorney $173,983 VA
39 Albert S. Hudson Information Technology Management $173,969 VA
40 Name Withheld by the OPM Program Management $173,967
41 Ronald M. Riggs General Attorney $173,964 VA
42 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $173,957
43 Peter A. Pietra General Attorney $173,955 VA
44 Rebecca Lynn West Information Technology Management $173,947 VA
45 Dennis J. Cronin General Attorney $173,939 MA
46 Amy A. Ruggeri General Attorney $173,938 VA
47 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $173,927
48 Name Withheld by the OPM Equal Employment Opportunity $173,925
49 Robert G. Seasonwein General Attorney $173,925 MD
50 Gerald F. Ford Information Technology Management $173,920 MD
51 Robert H. Johnson Miscellaneous Administration And Program $173,882 MD
52 James W. Adams Program Management $173,853 CA
53 Name Withheld by the OPM Program Management $173,507
54 Kimberly H. Walton Program Management $173,460 VA
55 Christine Beyer General Attorney $173,191 VA
56 Deborah A. Katz Human Resources Management $173,000 VA
57 Paula M. Billingsley General Attorney $172,974 TX
58 Kelly D. Wheaton General Attorney $172,953 VA
59 Linda L. Kent General Attorney $172,952 VA
60 Name Withheld by the OPM Program Management $172,932
61 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $172,707
62 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $172,550
63 Nicolas A. Melendez Public Affairs $172,456 CA
64 Juanita L. Dean General Attorney $172,191 VA
65 Name Withheld by the OPM Miscellaneous Administration And Program $172,172
66 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $172,127
67 Name Withheld by the OPM General Attorney $172,000
68 Lois B. Osler General Attorney $172,000 VA
69 Mardi Ruth Thompson General Attorney $172,000 VA
70 Jerry C. Booker Information Technology Management $171,963 VA
71 Kevin F. O Hare Miscellaneous Administration And Program $171,846 VA
72 Marianna L. Merritt Program Management $171,764 VA
73 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $171,600
74 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $171,518
75 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $171,513
76 Hector Vela Program Management $171,505 TX
77 Joseph S. Buccolo Miscellaneous Administration And Program $171,486 VA
78 Name Withheld by the OPM Criminal Investigation $171,462
79 Heather S. Book General Attorney $171,452 VA
80 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $171,374
81 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $171,268
82 Gregory R. Wellen Program Management $171,237 VA
83 Stephanie M. Jackson General Attorney $171,213 CA
84 Emma Garrisonalexander Miscellaneous Administration And Program $171,200 VA
85 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $171,200
86 Daryl A. Shall Contracting $171,068 VA
87 Name Withheld by the OPM Program Management $171,000
88 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $170,853
89 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $170,586
90 Name Withheld by the OPM Miscellaneous Administration And Program $170,568
91 Jennifer J. Bryant Program Management $170,568 VA
92 Margaret H. Coggins Miscellaneous Administration And Program $170,294 VA
93 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $170,269
94 Starla R. Matthews General Attorney $169,843 CA
95 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $169,812
96 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $169,807
97 Michael W. Feikes General Attorney $169,752 WA
98 Name Withheld by the OPM General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor $169,684
99 Name Withheld by the OPM Criminal Investigation $169,652
100 Keith E. Goll General Engineering $169,506 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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