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Highest-Paid Employees of the Transportation Security Administration

$182,390.83 AVERAGE PAY
$18.24M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Transportation Security Administration in 2017, based on OPM data (base salary + bonuses).

The majority of these top-earning employees work as Program Management. The majority of these top-earning employees work in Virginia.

Some employee names may be withheld by the OPM or individual agencies.
Rank Name Occupation Total Pay Location
1 David P. Pekoske Miscellaneous Administration And Program $199,700 VA
2 Paul J. Leyh Program Management $190,500 VA
3 Robert P. Allison Program Management $187,556 MA
4 Lee R. Kair Program Management $187,000 FL
5 Melvin J. Carraway Program Management $187,000 TX
6 Julie A. Scanlon Human Resources Management $187,000 VA
7 Waters Karen R. Shelton Human Resources Management $187,000 VA
8 Huban A. Gowadia Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 VA
9 Russell A. Roberts Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 VA
10 John P. Sammon Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 VA
11 Paul N. Fujimura Program Management $187,000 VA
12 Darby R. Lajoye Program Management $187,000 VA
13 Eddie D. Mayenschein Program Management $187,000 VA
14 Kimberly H. Walton Program Management $187,000 VA
15 George A. Asseng Financial Administration And Program $187,000 VA
16 Pat A. Rose Financial Administration And Program $187,000 VA
17 Francine J. Kerner General Attorney $187,000 VA
18 Ronald B. Gallihugh Contracting $187,000 VA
19 Latetia M. Henderson Contracting $187,000 VA
20 Scott T. Johnson Program Management $187,000 VA
21 Jose Guillermo Baquero Program Management $187,000
22 John H. Bambury Program Management $186,821 NY
23 Mary Kate Whalen General Attorney $186,649 VA
24 Karen R. Burke Program Management $186,640 NV
25 Kimberly S. Hutchinson Program Management $186,196 VA
26 Stephen J. Karoly Program Management $185,903 VA
27 Markowitz Margot F. Bester General Attorney $185,184 VA
28 Fred H. Lau Program Management $185,148 CA
29 Stacey D. Fitzmaurice Program Management $185,100 VA
30 Victoria E. Newhouse Program Management $185,100 VA
31 Robert P. Vente Program Management $184,815 VA
32 George V. Govan Budget Analysis $184,024 VA
33 Kelly D. Wheaton General Attorney $183,691 VA
34 Robert C. Fortner Program Management $183,669 VA
35 Joseph C. Salvator Program Management $183,300 VA
36 Alicia R. Elsetinow Program Management $183,252 NJ
37 John Henry Beattie Program Management $183,095 VA
38 Ross W. Dembling General Attorney $182,681 VA
39 William L. Huszar Information Technology Management $182,250 VA
40 Joseph J. Rodrigues Program Management $182,057 CA
41 Robin C. Burke Program Management $182,057 VA
42 Eric A. Beane Program Management $181,852 VA
43 Kathleen Ann Connon Program Management $181,585 CA
44 Eileen D. Calaguas General Attorney $181,557 CA
45 Hector Vela Program Management $181,439 TX
46 James W. Adams Program Management $181,334 WA
47 Mary E. Scott Program Management $181,300 NY
48 Ronald J. Juhl Program Management $181,290 MD
49 Jesus S. Presas Program Management $181,189 TX
50 Michael T. Irwin Program Management $180,882 OR
51 Gillian N. Flory General Attorney $180,540 VA
52 Hare Kevin F. O Management And Program Analysis $180,402 VA
53 Kurt Alan Jordan Program Management $180,156 TX
54 Henrietta K. Brisbon Contracting $180,120 VA
55 Juanita L. Dean General Attorney $180,057 MD
56 Nancy A. Nykamp Program Management $180,000 VA
57 Richard R. Lazisky Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,989 VA
58 Jerry C. Booker Program Management $179,906 VA
59 Susan M. Tashiro Program Management $179,796 VA
60 Sheila E. Vaughan Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,735 VA
61 Ha N. McNeill Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 VA
62 Anthony M. Mira Program Management $179,557 CA
63 Stephanie M. Jackson General Attorney $179,557 CA
64 Paula M. Billingsley General Attorney $179,557 TX
65 Paul V. Ross Human Resources Management $179,557 VA
66 Jo Linda Johnson Equal Employment Opportunity $179,557 VA
67 Andrew E. Colsky Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,557 VA
68 Elizabeth Gary Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,557 VA
69 William B. Wheeler Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,557 VA
70 Peter A. Pietra Government Information Specialist $179,557 VA
71 Jennifer J. Bryant Program Management $179,557 VA
72 Alan S. Hirsh Program Management $179,557 VA
73 Frances Lozito Program Management $179,557 VA
74 Peter M. McVey Program Management $179,557 VA
75 Aaron Edmond Roth Program Management $179,557 VA
76 Natasha Sikorsky Program Management $179,557 VA
77 Mohammed A. Taher Program Management $179,557 VA
78 Michael A. Gambone Management And Program Analysis $179,557 VA
79 Hee K. Song Financial Administration And Program $179,557 VA
80 Keith E. Goll General Engineering $179,557 VA
81 Kenneth A. Lee General Engineering $179,557 VA
82 Virginia G. Farrier General Attorney $179,557 VA
83 Anthony R. Giovanniello General Attorney $179,557 VA
84 Thomas M. McGivern General Attorney $179,557 VA
85 Carl J. Debernard Contracting $179,557 VA
86 Robyn D. Towles Contracting $179,557 VA
87 Balaji V. Subramaniam Information Technology Management $179,557 VA
88 Jimmie Jaye Wells Program Management $179,468 HI
89 Bryan A. Bonner General Attorney $179,362 VA
90 Jeffrey J. Velasco General Attorney $179,328 CA
91 Jenel L. Cline Program Management $179,159 HI
92 Kristen Leigh Hukoveh Human Resources Management $179,156 VA
93 Michael A. Bilello Public Affairs $179,000 VA
94 Michael S. Donnelly Program Management $178,982 TX
95 Craig M. Lynes Program Management $178,890 VA
96 Raymond W. Whalen Program Management $178,779 NJ
97 Michael W. Feikes General Attorney $178,722 WA
98 Gary O. Renfrow Program Management $178,564 PA
99 Judy A. Finkelstein Program Management $178,491 NY
100 Jennifer S. Ellison General Attorney $178,483 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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