A random look at the new salaries of 66 Nevada public-payroll
capitalists

A directory of state employees whose salaries in the last legislative session were raised to more than $75,000

Note: Three of these salaried positions involve more than one employee---Chief Deputy Attorney Generals, Deputy DMV Directors and Public Service Commissioners---so that the actual number of state employees with new salaries at $75,000 or more a year is closer to 80. An asterisk (*) indicates a salary increase of between eight and 20 percent; a double asterisk (**) indicates an increase of more than 20 percent.

** Governor (eff. 1999), $117,000

* Governor's Chief of Staff, $89,000

* Governor's Executive Assistant, $75,000

* Governor's Science Advisor, $80,847

** Secretary of State, $80,000

** Treasurer, $80,000

** Controller, $80,000

** Attorney General, $110,000

* Assistant Attorney General, $90,786

* Solicitor General, $86,071

* Chief Deputy Attorney General, Las Vegas, $86,071

* Chief Deputy Attorney General (each), $82,132

* Chief, Medicaid Fraud Unit, $78,377

* Consumer's Advocate (utilities), $78,377

* Director, Department of Administration, $90,208

* Deputy Budget Administrator, $77,250

* Senior Appeals Officer, $82,132

* Manager, Public Works Board, $85,000

* Director, Dept. of Bus. & Industry, $80,074

* Chief, Consumer Services, $76,777

* Insurance Commissioner, $78,003

* Chief, Agriculture Veterinary Services, $80,235

* Dir., Dept. of Cons. & Nat. Resources, $90,208

* Administrator, Env. Protection, $83,577

* State Engineer (water resources), $83,477

* Exec. Dir., Economic Development, $79,678

* Superintendent of Public Instruction, $90,208

* Dir., Employ., Training & Rehab., $90,208

* Chairman, Gaming Control Board, $100,786

* Members, Control Board (each), $93,715

* Dir., Dept. of Human Resources, $90,592

* State Welfare Chief, $85,000

** Admin., Health Care financing, $81,120

** Med. Coordinator, Mental Health, $138,700

** Coordinator, Mental Health Svcs., $149,000

* Admin., Mental Hygiene/Retard., $88,000

* Admin., Child & Family Svcs., $76,000

** Director of Information Svcs., $90,208

* Chief, Systems & Programming, $75,021

* Chief, Facility Management, $75,021

* Adjutant General, $76,664

* Director of DMV, $90,208

* Deputy DMV Director, Pub. Safety, $85,697

* Deputy DMV Directors (each), $75,555

* Dir., Museums, Lib. & Arts, $75,777

* Director of Personnel, $75,777

* Director of Prisons, $90,208

** Medical Director, Prisons, $140,000

* State Public Defender, $82,132

* Chairman, Public Svc. Comm., $83,577

* Public Svc. Commissioners (each), $78~367

* Staff Counsel, Public Svc. Comm., $78,377

* Dir., Regulatory Operations, $77,000

* Legal Counsel, Consumer Compl., $78,377

* Exec. Dir., Dept. of Taxation, $90,208

* Exec. Dir., Comm. on Tourism, $79,678

* Dir., Dept. of Transportation, $90,208

* Deputy Dir., Transportation, $75,813

* Chief Clerk, Supreme Court, $90,786

* Supervisory Staff Attorneys(each), $90,786

* Dpty. Supervisory Attorneys(each), $68,983

* Supreme Court Administrator, $75,747

* Dir., Colorado River Comm., $96,436

* Deputy Dir., River Comm., $84,975

* Counsel, Jud. Discipline Comm., $102,865


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