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2018-19 State of Virginia employee salaries

Virginia Retirement System

About Virginia Retirement System

Employees330
Total payroll$36,933,818
Median pay$76,041
Average pay$111,920
Highest individual pay$852,941

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Name Title Total gross pay
Ronald D. Schmitz Chief Investment Officer $852,941
John Grier Managing Director - Internal Asset Management $607,893
Kenneth Howell Managing Director - Global Investments $606,939
John Alouf Director of Private Equity $542,004
Bryan Gardiner Director Internal Fixed Income Management $530,665
Steven Peterson Director Research & IDS $515,264
Stephen Mcclelland Director of Credit Strategies $474,813
Walker Noland Program Director - Real Assets $456,156
Parham Behrooz Senior Portfolio Manager - Internal Fixed Income $444,039
Matthew Lacy Program Director - Internal Equity Management $420,957
Daniel Whitlock Director - Global Equity $402,141
Kristina Koutrakos Director of Portfolio Strategy $378,795
Daniel Schlussler Senior Portfolio Manager $366,100
Alex Muniz Senior Portfolio Manager $356,898
Chung Ma Senior Portfolio Manager $356,898
Laura Pugliese Portfolio Manager - DC Plans $344,203
Scott Mootz Portfolio Manager $317,210
Ross Kasarda Director of Risk Management $316,811
Lawrence Tentor Portfolio Manager, Research $311,240
Thomas Coleman Portfolio Manager $310,321
Weldon Wirick Portfolio Manager $292,579
William Gentry Portfolio Manager $281,496
Patricia Bishop Director $274,811
Steven Woodall Portfolio Manager $269,743
Cordell Honrado Research Director - Investment Decision Support $269,035
John Clayton Portfolio Manager $267,713
Robert Voeks Senior Investment Officer $260,585
James Murphy Portfolio Manager $253,306
Thomas Mulvin Senior Investment Officer $234,799
Warren Chang Senior Investment Officer - Real Assets $226,966
Hajara Sarki-Hurd Senior Investment Officer - Real Assets $226,491
Stephen Adelaar Portfolio Manager $220,595
Joseph Kennebeck Head Trader $215,213
Katherine Baskind Senior Investment Officer $210,646
Bryan Oliff Senior Investment Officer $207,311
Vu Le Senior Investment Officer $204,816
Perry Corsello Senior Investment Officer $198,603
Leland Beaton Chief Technology & Security Officer $193,807
Cynthia Wilkinson Policy, Planning & Compliance Director $192,479
Teresa Nguyen Fixed Income Investment Officer $192,432
Holly Glass Senior Investment Officer $189,856
Barry Faison Chief Financial Officer $186,952
Curtis Mattson Chief Administrative Officer $184,640
Leslie Weldon Controller $179,320
Rory Badura Senior Actuary $170,714
Jennifer Schreck Audit Director $170,570
Denise Rasmussen Deputy Chief Technology and Security Officer $165,792
Robert Irving Customer Services Director $164,681
Kathryn Quiriconi Deputy Chief Financial Officer $159,117
Deardrian Carver Chief Customer Relations Officer $158,106
Moses Maxfield Investment Officer $156,134
Capri Stanley-Smith Human Resources Director $153,701
Katherine Matoua Senior Investment Officer $153,169
Jeanne Chenault Public Relations Director $152,448
Shanta Harris Chief Customer Programs Officer $151,772
Edward Norfleet Investment Officer $151,163
Vera Pleasants Operations Manager $149,269
Krishnarao Dandamudi Program Manager $148,489
Brian Goodman Legal Affairs & Compliance Coordinator $144,172
Richard Brooks Investments Regulatory and Legal Officer $141,316
John Cronin Technology Solutions Manager $140,000
Laurie Nelson Compliance Manager $138,039
Jiwen Sun DBA & Data Architect Lead $134,086
Kelly Hiers Defined Cont Plan Administrator $132,535
Michael Cooper Chief Operating Officer $131,967
David Waltenbaugh Senior Investment Officer $130,641
Donna Whelan Software Development Manager $129,548
Anil Purmasir Manager - Business Solutions $127,868
Krystal Groff Principal Auditor - Data Retrieval & Analysis $127,852
Richard Rogness Solution Architect and Implementation Manager $127,606
Michael Mcdaniel Manager - Information Security $126,073
Michael Scott Senior Investment Analyst - DC Plans $123,722
Trevor Dodson Manager Infrastructure $123,366
Andrew Simpson Decision Systems Analyst $123,077
Otto Kretzer Senior IT Security Engineer $122,136