Michigan Public School Superintendent Compensation Database

This database presents the estimated total compensation and current contract for every public school district superintendent in Michigan. The Mackinac Center compiled this information based on data provided directly by school districts and intermediate school districts in 2012. Please note that some districts did not report pension contributions as part of total compensation; these have been estimated for some districts.

District Total Salary Pension Travel Sick Days Vac. Days Enroll-
ment
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Insurance Annuity Other
1 Bay City School District $168,000 $132,000 $33,000 $0 14 27 8,572 2012-2016
n/a $0 $3,000
2 Bay Arenac I.S.D. $163,137 $123,020 $24,730 $6,000 0 27 274 2012-2016
$1,387 $8,000 $0
3 Bangor Township Schools $161,409 $116,800 $22,680 $0 12 28 2,525 2012-2015
$21,929 $0 $0
4 Essexville-Hampton Public Schools $154,340 $110,775 $22,215 $4,800 11 28 1,867 2012-2017
$16,550 $0 $0
5 Pinconning Area Schools $130,130 $99,704 $24,926 $0 5 31 1,492 2011-2016
n/a $5,500 $0
  • "Insurance" can include medical, dental, life, vision, long-term disability or "cash-in-lieu" payments.
  • "Other" can include longevity payments or merit-based awards, among other things.
  • Does not include federal payroll taxes.

*Total compensation does not include salary paid on a per diem basis.

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