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A list of the 100 highest paid MBTA workers in 2018

Boston, MA - January 02, 2019: A bus uses the dedicated bus lane on Washington in Boston, MA on January 02, 2019 Boston banned parking on the inbound side of Washington Street during the morning rush and replaced it with a dedicated space for MBTA buses. (Craig F. Walker/Globe Staff) section: metro reporter:
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The MBTA's highest paid employees in 2018
Rank Total pay Name Title Base pay OT pay Buyout pay Other pay
1 $315,057.57 Luis Manuel Ramirez General Manager $310,104.17 $4,953.40
2 $283,058.27 Donald O'Connor Lieutenant,Police $161,617.88 $40,560.67 $80,879.72
3 $274,224.52 Stephen Mitchell Foreperson,Wireperson $114,961.58 $159,202.94 $60.00
4 $271,116.08 Mark Gillespie Lieutenant,Police $163,001.68 $105,078.35 $3,036.05
5 $266,341.34 Jeffrey Gonneville Dpty General Manager $250,841.34 $15,500.00
6 $257,547.30 Manes Cadet Lieutenant,Police $161,986.56 $33,556.40 $62,004.34
7 $227,926.39 John Devlin Foreperson,Wireperson $115,377.60 $112,463.29 $85.50
8 $226,612.80 Keith Murphy Sergeant $105,952.73 $91,308.26 $29,351.81
9 $226,275.47 John Keady Insp,Misc Elec Equipment $121,487.52 $104,787.95
10 $223,297.12 Harry Lee Foreperson,Wireperson $115,349.87 $107,752.85 $194.40
11 $220,587.51 Joseph Callahan Foreperson,Wireperson $116,292.86 $104,240.65 $54.00
12 $220,194.66 Samuel Abany Sergeant $100,426.98 $86,302.65 $33,465.03
13 $219,250.80 James Driscoll Foreperson,Wireperson $115,474.67 $103,735.63 $40.50
14 $218,597.43 Steven O'Hara Sergeant $100,426.92 $108,499.05 $9,671.46
15 $217,648.53 Michael Rivera Insp,Sig & Interlocking $120,103.10 $97,545.43
16 $215,436.28 Heath Dolloff Insp,Sig & Interlocking $122,843.41 $92,592.87
17 $215,375.17 Darren Keith Sergeant $105,565.05 $97,346.95 $12,463.17
18 $212,484.36 Daniel Lo Foreperson,Wireperson $116,695.01 $95,789.35
19 $209,322.34 John Glynn Inspector,Construction $96,100.56 $113,221.78
20 $208,190.44 John Donahue Sergeant $105,952.74 $97,476.78 $4,760.92
21 $205,769.23 Todd Johnson Acting Chief Operating Officer $205,769.23
22 $205,175.55 James Kerns Sergeant $133,955.92 $22,405.75 $48,813.88
23 $204,596.88 Richard Ross Insp,Sig & Interlocking $122,800.60 $79,186.64 $2,609.64
24 $203,843.29 Thomas Yee Officer,Police $75,609.88 $114,730.58 $13,502.83
25 $203,054.45 John Breen Foreperson,Electrical $109,339.20 $90,847.25 $2,868.00
26 $202,908.42 Thomas Kelley Foreperson,Sheet Metal $108,474.75 $94,433.67
27 $202,103.52 Kevin Anderson Foreperson,Electrical $109,718.85 $92,324.67 $60.00
28 $200,214.62 Leonard Walsh Technician,Power Equip $102,912.09 $94,686.53 $2,616.00
29 $200,053.54 Michael Bernardinelli Foreperson,Machinist $98,507.48 $101,510.06 $36.00
30 $198,668.57 Richard Campos Lieutenant,Police $157,399.42 $17,358.86 $23,910.29
31 $197,111.47 Roy Villanueva Insp,Sig & Interlocking $121,901.43 $72,547.91 $2,662.13
32 $197,088.94 Paul Petruccelli Sergeant $105,983.74 $82,417.42 $8,687.78
33 $197,019.19 Beth Larkin AGM Capital Delivery $197,019.19
34 $196,746.78 William Smith Officer,Police $72,750.63 $102,183.25 $21,812.90
35 $193,625.70 Stephen Salisbury Lieutenant,Police $148,996.84 $12,626.47 $32,002.39
36 $193,614.84 Jonathan Tetreault Officer,Police $68,281.37 $102,039.15 $23,294.32
37 $193,266.63 Patrick Conneely Trackperson $78,819.68 $114,446.95
38 $192,123.89 Nader Nematallah Engineer $107,736.24 $84,387.65
39 $192,119.76 Michael Rock Repairer,Head Line $103,686.40 $88,337.56 $95.80
40 $191,923.11 Erik Stoothoff Dpty Chief Operating Off $191,923.11
41 $190,535.19 Christopher Levesque Foreperson,Painter $99,493.02 $91,004.97 $37.20
42 $190,408.30 Vincent Falconi Foreperson,Body Shop $110,494.40 $78,087.75 $1,826.15
43 $190,136.96 Alexander Couter Sergeant $100,427.00 $77,419.33 $12,290.63
44 $187,854.41 Robert Lenehan Lieutenant,Police $162,846.34 $18,227.04 $6,781.03
45 $186,276.15 Stephen Coveno Sergeant $85,544.58 $93,686.69 $7,044.88
46 $185,222.54 William Walsh Dir Mtce - Non-Revenue Veh $115,899.40 $69,323.14
47 $185,000.02 Joanna Aalto AGM Capital Programs $185,000.02
48 $184,601.73 Douglas Thrasher Officer,Police $72,463.56 $96,670.72 $15,467.45
49 $184,080.75 Louie Ascolillo Repairer,Line - 1st Class $88,817.82 $95,258.43 $4.50
50 $184,055.49 Maurice Curran Insp,Sig & Interlocking $121,430.43 $59,854.56 $2,770.50
51 $183,530.13 Richard Sullivan Dpty Chief Supt - Police $179,783.84 $3,652.24 $94.05
52 $183,085.48 Thomas Fitzmaurice Technician,Power Equip $101,208.60 $79,116.88 $2,760.00
53 $183,018.99 Barry Page Repairer,Line - 1st Class $95,439.37 $87,032.14 $547.48
54 $182,840.22 Timothy McGowan Inspector,Bus $88,909.68 $93,824.54 $106.00
55 $182,748.52 Perry Yee Foreperson,Wireperson $83,895.07 $97,095.45 $1,758.00
56 $182,699.59 Michael Williams Repairer,Head Line $103,686.40 $78,920.39 $92.80
57 $182,511.05 Steven Sullivan Foreperson,Plumber $104,559.71 $77,951.34
58 $182,388.07 Gerald Dorsainvil Officer,Police $72,463.56 $106,942.87 $2,981.64
59 $182,307.69 Nicholas Easley Chief Transformation Officer $182,307.69
60 $181,860.35 Kevin McCurley Wireperson $102,449.30 $79,411.05
61 $181,586.68 William Barrett Foreperson,Bridge $105,307.21 $76,279.47
62 $181,368.80 Saro Thompson Sergeant $91,862.78 $87,912.70 $1,593.32
63 $180,883.24 Kenneth Shruhan Inspector,Bus $89,155.75 $91,727.49
64 $180,622.61 Arthur Turner Technician,Power Equip $99,004.79 $81,445.82 $172.00
65 $180,197.01 John McKenna Dispatcher,Sr Equipment $91,340.64 $86,385.48 $2,470.89
66 $180,000.60 Carl Jacobson Sr Dir of Cap Program Controls $180,000.60
67 $179,588.13 James Witzgall Lieutenant,Police $158,308.56 $6,194.44 $15,085.13
68 $179,000.19 Kenneth Green Chief Of Police $179,000.19
69 $178,894.07 Stanley Pau Sergeant $100,573.87 $76,262.74 $2,057.46
70 $178,664.99 Michael Berlo Inspector,Construction $102,773.28 $75,891.71
71 $178,568.23 Matthew Quilty Foreperson,Iron Worker $108,148.35 $70,115.88 $304.00
72 $178,467.16 Richard Fenton Dispatcher,Sr Equipment $91,877.68 $86,589.48
73 $177,685.23 Richard Rachels Foreperson,Repair $93,470.72 $66,080.41 $16,430.40 $1,703.70
74 $176,924.34 Jeffrey Cook Chief Proc & Con Admin Officer $176,924.34
75 $176,593.65 Steven Ayles Insp,Sig & Interlocking $120,531.27 $56,062.38
76 $176,560.57 Richard Sieboldt Officer,Police $72,463.55 $91,669.07 $12,427.95
77 $176,502.38 Ronald Gamble Foreperson,Section $93,048.80 $83,453.58
78 $175,933.00 David Muir Technician,Power Equip $103,686.40 $72,052.80 $193.80
79 $175,900.70 Ray Martin Engineer $106,516.33 $66,780.37 $2,604.00
80 $175,631.70 Philmore Weekes Inspector,Bus $88,909.68 $86,627.28 $94.74
81 $175,346.97 Wayne Golden Worker,Sheet Metal $97,736.74 $77,610.23
82 $175,009.59 David Block-Schachter Chief Technology Officer $175,009.59
83 $174,791.07 Mark Colombo Sergeant $100,426.99 $61,002.76 $13,361.32
84 $174,538.58 Daniel Ball Foreperson,Crhse $99,580.80 $74,921.78 $36.00
85 $174,519.18 David Sikorski Manager, Prog-AFC 2.0 Program $174,519.18
86 $174,440.01 Robert Moccia Trackperson $79,314.82 $95,125.19
87 $174,433.59 Thomas O'Neil Foreperson,Nght Crew Mtce $85,112.92 $88,386.91 $933.76
88 $173,668.28 Jason Kelley Worker,Sheet Metal $97,549.89 $76,118.39
89 $173,332.37 Mark Merner Repairer,Line - 1st Class $100,145.68 $70,560.29 $2,626.40
90 $173,214.50 Ying-Hap Wong Repairer,Rail $84,545.22 $61,768.30 $16,926.15 $9,974.83
91 $172,508.75 Pedro Carreno Bridgeperson $93,812.40 $76,752.35 $1,944.00
92 $172,295.42 Thomas McHale Foreperson,Crhse $92,791.21 $79,312.21 $192.00
93 $172,215.79 William Walles Foreperson,Wireperson $115,349.87 $56,850.92 $15.00
94 $172,168.24 Stephen Chambers Foreperson,Crhse $95,820.58 $57,487.66 $18,860.00
95 $171,693.36 Patrick Young Repairer,Line - 1st Class $97,912.00 $72,503.72 $1,277.64
96 $171,556.27 Andrew Galonzka Sergeant $98,590.11 $63,838.33 $9,127.83
97 $170,994.36 Matthew Stasio Foreperson,Repair $98,582.40 $70,558.72 $1,853.24
98 $170,837.44 Richard Harrington Plumber $98,861.66 $69,373.64 $2,602.14
99 $170,770.01 Timothy Buckley Trackperson $76,154.02 $94,615.99
100 $170,712.39 Brendan Monaghan Inspector,Construction $96,695.22 $74,017.17
SOURCE: Office of the Comptroller

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