...Chris Barbic makes a larger salary than Candice McQueen?
...Chris Barbic makes a higher salary than Governor Haslam?
...Candice McQueen makes less salary than former Commissioner of Education, Kevin Huffman made?
Chris Barbic (Superintendent TN ASD) = $215,000
- Candice McQueen (current TN Commissioner of Education) = $200,004
- Kevin Huffman (former TN Commissioner of Education) = $208,280
- Bill Haslam (Governor of TN) = $184,632 + money through his family's business
- Jamie Woodson (CEO of SCORE) = $329,156
- Average salary of a teacher in TN = $45,891
- Salaries of government employees can be found HERE. Nonprofit organizations' 990 tax records are public and can be found through many online sites including Guidestar.org.
As you consider merit pay for "effective" employees and the very lucrative privatization of public education, we'll just let the above salary numbers sink in...