Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

Infographic: Is Your State's Highest-Paid Employee A Coach? (Probably)

You may have heard that the highest-paid employee in each state is usually the football coach at the largest state school. This is actually a gross mischaracterization: Sometimes it is the basketball coach. Based on data drawn from media reports and state salary databases, the ranks of the highest-paid active public employees include 27 football coaches, 13 basketball coaches, one hockey coach, and 10 dorks who aren't even in charge of a team. (Deadspin)


Recent ACC & NCAA News Articles:

Photographer suing Nike for using his image of Michael Jordan to create its ‘Jumpman’ logo

Duke's Marshall Plumlee sworn into the Army

Photos: UCF adding beach club to football stadium

Sonics teammates Gary Payton, Shawn Kemp reunite to watch sons play

Video: D'Angelo Russell is a backdoor bounce-passing maestro


© 2005-2015 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.