Highest-Paid Employees of the Transportation Security Administration

$182,689.00 AVERAGE PAY
$18.27M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Transportation Security Administration in 2018, 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 Huban A. Gowadia Miscellaneous Administration And Program $193,000 VA
3 Paul J. Leyh Program Management $192,500 VA
4 Kimberly H. Walton Program Management $190,000 VA
5 Jose Guillermo Baquero Program Management $190,000
6 Scott T. Johnson Program Management $189,000 VA
7 Stacey D. Fitzmaurice Program Management $188,600 VA
8 Robert P. Allison Program Management $187,556 MA
9 Lee R. Kair Program Management $187,000 FL
10 Melvin J. Carraway Program Management $187,000 TX
11 Julie A. Scanlon Human Resources Management $187,000 VA
12 Waters Karen R. Shelton Human Resources Management $187,000 VA
13 Russell A. Roberts Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 VA
14 John P. Sammon Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 VA
15 Paul N. Fujimura Program Management $187,000 VA
16 Darby R. Lajoye Program Management $187,000 VA
17 Eddie D. Mayenschein Program Management $187,000 VA
18 George A. Asseng Financial Administration And Program $187,000 VA
19 Pat A. Rose Financial Administration And Program $187,000 VA
20 Francine J. Kerner General Attorney $187,000 VA
21 Ronald B. Gallihugh Contracting $187,000 VA
22 Latetia M. Henderson Contracting $187,000 VA
23 John H. Bambury Program Management $186,821 NY
24 Mary Kate Whalen General Attorney $186,649 VA
25 Karen R. Burke Program Management $186,640 NV
26 Kimberly S. Hutchinson Program Management $186,196 VA
27 Stephen J. Karoly Program Management $185,903 VA
28 Markowitz Margot F. Bester General Attorney $185,184 VA
29 Fred H. Lau Program Management $185,148 CA
30 Victoria E. Newhouse Program Management $185,100 VA
31 Robert P. Vente Program Management $184,815 VA
32 George Vincent 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 John Edward Essig Program Management $181,800 NY
44 Susan M. Tashiro Program Management $181,796 VA
45 Kathleen Ann Connon Program Management $181,585 CA
46 Gary O. Renfrow Program Management $181,564 PA
47 Eileen D. Calaguas General Attorney $181,557 CA
48 Hector Vela Program Management $181,439 TX
49 James W. Adams Program Management $181,334 WA
50 Mary E. Scott Program Management $181,300 NY
51 Ronald J. Juhl Program Management $181,290 MD
52 Jesus S. Presas Program Management $181,189 TX
53 Michael S. Donnelly Program Management $180,982 TX
54 Michael T. Irwin Program Management $180,882 OR
55 Gillian N. Flory General Attorney $180,540 VA
56 Hare Kevin F. O Management And Program Analysis $180,402 VA
57 Kurt Alan Jordan Program Management $180,156 TX
58 Henrietta K. Brisbon Contracting $180,120 VA
59 Juanita L. Dean General Attorney $180,057 MD
60 Nancy A. Nykamp Program Management $180,000 VA
61 Richard R. Lazisky Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,989 VA
62 Jerry C. Booker Program Management $179,906 VA
63 Sheila E. Vaughan Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,735 VA
64 Ha N. McNeill Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 VA
65 Anthony M. Mira Program Management $179,557 CA
66 Stephanie M. Jackson General Attorney $179,557 CA
67 Paula M. Billingsley General Attorney $179,557 TX
68 Paul V. Ross Human Resources Management $179,557 VA
69 Jo Linda Johnson Equal Employment Opportunity $179,557 VA
70 Andrew E. Colsky Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,557 VA
71 Elizabeth Gary Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,557 VA
72 William B. Wheeler Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,557 VA
73 Peter A. Pietra Government Information Specialist $179,557 VA
74 Jennifer J. Bryant Program Management $179,557 VA
75 Alan S. Hirsh Program Management $179,557 VA
76 Frances Lozito Program Management $179,557 VA
77 Peter M. McVey Program Management $179,557 VA
78 Aaron Edmond Roth Program Management $179,557 VA
79 Natasha Sikorsky Program Management $179,557 VA
80 Mohammed A. Taher Program Management $179,557 VA
81 Michael A. Gambone Management And Program Analysis $179,557 VA
82 Hee K. Song Financial Administration And Program $179,557 VA
83 Keith E. Goll General Engineering $179,557 VA
84 Kenneth A. Lee General Engineering $179,557 VA
85 Virginia G. Farrier General Attorney $179,557 VA
86 Anthony R. Giovanniello General Attorney $179,557 VA
87 Thomas M. McGivern General Attorney $179,557 VA
88 Carl J. Debernard Contracting $179,557 VA
89 Robyn D. Towles Contracting $179,557 VA
90 Balaji V. Subramaniam Information Technology Management $179,557 VA
91 Jimmie Jaye Wells Program Management $179,468 HI
92 Bryan A. Bonner General Attorney $179,362 VA
93 Jeffrey J. Velasco General Attorney $179,328 CA
94 Jenel L. Cline Program Management $179,159 HI
95 Kristen Leigh Hukoveh Human Resources Management $179,156 VA
96 Michael A. Bilello Public Affairs $179,000 VA
97 Craig M. Lynes Program Management $178,890 VA
98 Raymond W. Whalen Program Management $178,779 NJ
99 Michael W. Feikes General Attorney $178,722 WA
100 Judy A. Finkelstein Program Management $178,491 NY

Data Sources

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