Top Rochester School Salaries

June 10, 2013 Updated Jun 10, 2013 at 7:43 AM EDT

By G. Scott Thomas, Projects Editor- Business First

...

Top Rochester School Salaries

June 10, 2013 Updated Jun 10, 2013 at 7:43 AM EDT

Eleven administrators received more than $200,000 in compensation from the Rochester Area's public school districts last year.

Business First has released a list of the top 1,000 salaries paid by the 67 districts within the eight-county region. The list, which includes 783 employees who earned more than $100,000 in 2012, extends down to $95,580.

The compensation figures come from the New York State Teachers Retirement System and SeeThrough New York, a comprehensive website that specializes in facts and figures about state and local governments.

Mary Alice Price, who recently retired as superintendent of the Pittsford Central School District, tops the 2011-2012 compensation list at $244,168. She is followed by David Dimbleby of Hilton at $239,877 and Kenneth Graham of Rush-Henrietta at $225,584.

The region's biggest school system, Rochester, employs more than one-third of all administrators and teachers listed in the top 1,000 -- a total of 369. It's followed by Pittsford (with 51 employees among the 1,000 compensation leaders), Webster (43) and Fairport (33).

The rankings are confined to cash compensation in the 2011-2012 academic year. They do not account for the cost of pensions, health insurance or other benefits, but may include lump-sum payments for unused sick leave or vacation.

You can get the complete list at: http://www.bizjournals.com/buffalo/news/2013/06/10/11-rochester-area-educators-earn-more.html

To submit a comment on this article, your email address is required. We respect your privacy and your email will not be visible to others nor will it be added to any email lists.