How much do public servants get paid in southeast Illinois?
A recent report indicates that 63,000 public servants across Illinois receive at least $100,000 each year as part of their taxpayer-supplied salaries.
In southeast Illinois alone, the top earners make $173,799. The statewide cost shouldered by taxpayers amounts to $10 billion.
"Illinois is broke and continues to flirt with junk bond status,” OpenTheBook.com's founder and CEO Adam Andrzejewski said. “But the state's financial woes aren't stopping 63,000 government employees from bringing home six-figure salaries and higher."
You can find the full list of public servants earning more than $100,000 gathered by OpenTheBooks.com at this link.
Who are the top paid public servants in Southeast Illinois?
The table below shows the top eleven highest paid public servants in Southeast Illinois, per OpenTheBooks.com.
|Zip Code||Employer Name||Name||Annual Wages|
|62946||SOEAST||Rice Jonah Lee||$173,799|
|62939||Goreville Community Unti School District 1||Webb Steve D||$163,390|
|62960||Massac Unit School District 1||Smith Dennis J||$142,246|
|62869||Wabash & Ohio Valley Special Education||Kaytor David S||$141,158|
|62917||Carrier Mills-Stonefront School District 2||Morgan Richard A||$140,268|
|62821||Carmi-White County Community Unit School District 5||Lee Bradley K||$132,451|
|62960||Massac County||Windhorst Leonard P||$128,959|
|62946||Saline County||Henshaw Michael J||$128,959|
|62821||White County||Aud Denton W||$128,959|
|62859||Hamilton County||Hood Justin E||$128,959|
|62938||Pope County||Presser Melissa A||$128,959|
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