MADISON, Wis. – The past two years have been good to high level administrators in State Superintendent Tony Evers’ Department of Public Instruction. More than half of the employees working in Evers’ office received bonuses in the past two years.Read More →
By Maura Pennington | PA Independent
PHILADELPHIA — Last spring, six elementary school librarians were laid off in the School District of Philadelphia. Those who remain are being richly rewarded.
Elementary school teachers and librarians will pull in an average $112,000 in combined salary and benefits next year, according to the district’s Guide to School Budgets, which […]
Benefits for district employees are valued, on average, at 40 percent of the cost of salaries.Read More →
By Travis Perry │ Kansas Watchdog
OSAWATOMIE — With all the talk lately about whether state universities are making good use of public funds, I became curious about one of the biggest expense any organization incurs: staff salaries.
And the figure I uncovered is nothing short of eye-popping.
Of the 1,000 highest-paid public employees in Kansas last year, […]
Pennsylvania lawmakers in May collected more than $156,500 in per diem, with Rep. Mark Longietti, D-Mercer, leading the pack.Read More →