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Federal Employee Profile — Carolyn Ihrig

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VP-15 Top 10%

Carolyn Ihrig

Title: Optometrist

Agency: Veterans Health Administration

In 2021, Carolyn Ihrig was an Optometrist at the Veterans Health Administration in Buffalo, New York. Ihrig began working at the Veterans Health Administration in 2006 with a starting salary of $100,085. Since then, Ihrig's salary has increased to $168,179 in 2021.

Carolyn Ihrig is a VP-15 under the clinical podiatrists and optometrists schedule payscale and is among the highest-paid ten percent of employees in the Veterans Health Administration.


Year Occupation Paygrade Base Salary Bonus Location
2021 Optometrist VP-15 $168,179 $0 Buffalo, New York
2020 Optometrist VP-15 $162,135 $0 Buffalo, New York
2019 Optometrist VP-15 $0 $0 Buffalo, New York
2018 Optometrist VP-15 $150,342 $0 Buffalo, New York
2017 Optometrist VP-15 $147,623 $0 Buffalo, New York
2016 Optometrist VP-15 $140,486 $0 Buffalo, New York
2015 Optometrist VP-15 $138,703 $0 Buffalo, New York
2014 Optometrist VP-14 $130,085 $0 Buffalo, New York
2013 Optometrist VP-14 $128,800 $0 Buffalo, New York
2012 Optometrist VP-14 $128,800 $0 Buffalo, New York
2011 Optometrist VP-14 $128,800 $0 Buffalo, New York
2010 Optometrist VP-14 $128,800 $0 Buffalo, New York
2009 Optometrist VP-14 $126,263 $0 Buffalo, New York
2008 Optometrist AD-14 $109,149 $0 Buffalo, New York
2007 Optometrist AD-14 $102,350 $0 Buffalo, New York
2006 Optometrist AD-14 $100,085 $0 Buffalo, New York
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Carolyn Ihrig's 2021 pay is 42% higher than the average Optometrist across all agencies.
Carolyn Ihrig's 2021 pay is 66% higher than the average pay of a VP employee at the Veterans Health Administration.
Carolyn Ihrig's pay trend during his or her government career in the Veterans Health Administration:

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