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Highest-Paid Employees of the Wage and Hour Division

$145,638.71 AVERAGE PAY
$14.56M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Wage and Hour Division in 2017, based on OPM data (base salary + bonuses).

The majority of these top-earning employees work as Wage And Hour Investigation Series.

Some employee names may be withheld by the OPM or individual agencies.
Rank Name Occupation Total Pay Location
1 Karen R. Chaikin Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 IL
2 Patricia J. Davidson Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 DC
3 Ann M. Lichter Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 DC
4 Ruben J. Rosalez Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 CA
5 Mark H. Watson Miscellaneous Administration And Program $187,000 PA
6 Mary G. Ziegler Miscellaneous Administration And Program $186,792 DC
7 Wayne Kotowski Miscellaneous Administration And Program $180,149 GA
8 Betty R. Campbell Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,998 TX
9 Bryan Lynn Jarrett Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 DC
10 Patrice Rachel Torres Miscellaneous Administration And Program $176,482 DC
11 Michael Lazzeri Miscellaneous Administration And Program $168,373 DC
12 Gerald M. Hall Miscellaneous Administration And Program $161,900 CA
13 Keith E. Sonderling Miscellaneous Administration And Program $161,900 DC
14 Michael J. Kravitz Management And Program Analysis $161,900 DC
15 Karen A. Gaskin Financial Administration And Program $161,900 DC
16 Juan G. Coria Wage And Hour Investigation Series $161,900 CA
17 James F. Kessler Wage And Hour Investigation Series $161,900 DC
18 Richard Nmn Longo Wage And Hour Investigation Series $161,900 CA
19 Maria L. Rosado Wage And Hour Investigation Series $161,900 NY
20 Lisa Williford Landres Information Technology Management $161,900 DC
21 Karen Livingston Management And Program Analysis $158,123 DC
22 Helen M. Applewhaite Wage And Hour Investigation Series $158,123 DC
23 Susana Nmn Blanco Wage And Hour Investigation Series $154,253 CA
24 James A. Kolpack Wage And Hour Investigation Series $154,104 PA
25 Derrick J. Witherspoon Wage And Hour Investigation Series $153,730 DC
26 Irving Miljoner Wage And Hour Investigation Series $150,349 NY
27 Joseph Petrecca Wage And Hour Investigation Series $150,349 NJ
28 Robin R. Mallett Wage And Hour Investigation Series $150,063 TX
29 Jennifer L. Huggins Wage And Hour Investigation Series $149,337 DC
30 Thomas N. Flagg Information Technology Management $149,337 DC
31 Andrew Nmn Reynosa Information Technology Management $149,337 DC
32 Donnette Holder Wage And Hour Investigation Series $148,299 TX
33 Viengkeo Vilaylak Human Resources Management $146,134 CA
34 Sandra W. Hamlett Wage And Hour Investigation Series $145,629 DC
35 Montaniel Sedilla Navarro Wage And Hour Investigation Series $145,629 DC
36 Ingrid K. Wenner Miscellaneous Administration And Program $145,342 IL
37 Thomas A. Gauza Wage And Hour Investigation Series $145,342 IL
38 Brandon S. Brown Miscellaneous Administration And Program $144,945 DC
39 Amy M. Debisschop Wage And Hour Investigation Series $144,945 DC
40 Erin K. Debyl Wage And Hour Investigation Series $144,945 DC
41 Melissa K. Smith Wage And Hour Investigation Series $144,945 DC
42 Kimchi P. Bui Wage And Hour Investigation Series $144,741 CA
43 Dieera L. Fitzgerald Wage And Hour Investigation Series $144,660 IL
44 Lee Ann Dunbar Wage And Hour Investigation Series $144,062 TX
45 John W. Warner Wage And Hour Investigation Series $142,639 NJ
46 Madhu S. Murthy Information Technology Management $142,352 WA
47 Celeste Annette Hale Wage And Hour Investigation Series $142,075 CA
48 Wendy D. Johnson Miscellaneous Administration And Program $141,894 DC
49 Ernest John Weiss Wage And Hour Investigation Series $141,894 DC
50 Frank H. McGriggs Wage And Hour Investigation Series $141,818 GA
51 Daniel W. Simms Wage And Hour Investigation Series $140,552 DC
52 Curtis L. Poer Wage And Hour Investigation Series $140,484 TX
53 Charlene L. Rachor Wage And Hour Investigation Series $138,784 NJ
54 Neil T. Patrick Wage And Hour Investigation Series $138,671 CT
55 Richard E. Newton Wage And Hour Investigation Series $138,590 CA
56 Bonnie J. Barnish Training Instruction $138,015 CA
57 Richard E. Blaylock Wage And Hour Investigation Series $136,371 NC
58 Sara L. Johnson Management And Program Analysis $136,160 DC
59 Harry Council Information Technology Management $136,160 DC
60 Eric P. Murray Wage And Hour Investigation Series $135,855 AZ
61 George L. Victory Wage And Hour Investigation Series $135,763 OH
62 Charles L. Frasier Wage And Hour Investigation Series $135,497 CO
63 Terence J. Trotter Wage And Hour Investigation Series $135,110 HI
64 John E. Dumont Wage And Hour Investigation Series $135,042 PA
65 David R. Gerrain Wage And Hour Investigation Series $134,923 CT
66 Donald A. Cirino Wage And Hour Investigation Series $134,749 GA
67 Brian W. Johnson Wage And Hour Investigation Series $134,649 PA
68 Lemiel A. Pierre Miscellaneous Administration And Program $134,426 DC
69 Kathleen M. Graber Management And Program Analysis $134,426 DC
70 Jonmica M. Mells Accounting $134,426 DC
71 William L. Brooks Wage And Hour Investigation Series $134,426 DC
72 Christine M. Schott Wage And Hour Investigation Series $134,426 DC
73 Robert M. Waterman Wage And Hour Investigation Series $134,426 DC
74 Stephen M. Bahr Information Technology Management $134,426 DC
75 Raphael Gerard Villas Miscellaneous Administration And Program $134,162 IL
76 Thomas L. Peat Wage And Hour Investigation Series $134,162 IL
77 Daniel A. Pasquil Wage And Hour Investigation Series $133,314 CA
78 Timolin E. Mitchell Wage And Hour Investigation Series $132,924 MI
79 Jay I. Rosenblum Wage And Hour Investigation Series $132,739 NY
80 Diane K. Dawson Wage And Hour Investigation Series $131,833 AL
81 Alfonso J. Gristina Wage And Hour Investigation Series $131,833 PA
82 James M. Schmidt Wage And Hour Investigation Series $131,833 FL
83 Jose R. Vazquez Wage And Hour Investigation Series $131,833
84 Jeffrey J. Genkos Wage And Hour Investigation Series $131,203 GA
85 James J. Cain Wage And Hour Investigation Series $131,010 PA
86 Mary F. Doughty Wage And Hour Investigation Series $131,010 PA
87 Adrian C. Samaniego Wage And Hour Investigation Series $130,823 TX
88 Manigault Phyllis T. Yates Management And Program Analysis $130,692 DC
89 Sirena C. Bazile-Cox Wage And Hour Investigation Series $130,692 DC
90 Mark A. Lara Wage And Hour Investigation Series $130,692 MD
91 John M. Winstead Wage And Hour Investigation Series $130,692 DC
92 Arhin Akosua Frimpong Information Technology Management $130,692 DC
93 Robert A. Walz Information Technology Management $130,692 DC
94 Ramon Nmn Huaracha Wage And Hour Investigation Series $130,532 CA
95 Alberto Nmn Raymond Wage And Hour Investigation Series $130,532 CA
96 Philip R. Hanrahan Wage And Hour Investigation Series $130,435 IL
97 Daniel J. Cronin Wage And Hour Investigation Series $130,311 NH
98 Carlos E. Matos Wage And Hour Investigation Series $130,311 MA
99 Michael B. Eastwood Wage And Hour Investigation Series $129,896 CA
100 Naixa C. Franquiz Wage And Hour Investigation Series $129,677 TX

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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