Missouri Makes Pinkel Latest $4 Million Coach In SECMissouri has extended football coach Gary Pinkel's contract through the 2019 season and upped his yearly salary to $4.02 million, making him the 10th Southeastern Conference coach to have a yearly salary of at least $4 million.
3 Missouri School Districts Considering 4-Day WeekAt least three southwest Missouri school districts are considering switching to four-day weeks to save money, improve student engagement and retrain teachers.
Report: More Illinois State Workers Making Over $100,00010 percent of Illinois government employees made more than $100,000 in 2013 up 1,600 from a year earlier.
Illinois Gov Tries to Stop Lawmakers Pay Until Pension Crisis is FixedGov. Pat Quinn said he would use his line-item veto power in a budget bill that's on his desk, also vowing to not accept a salary himself until a compromise has been agreed.
St. Louis a Rising Tech City According to Dice.com Tech openings posted by St. Louis-based companies, like Anheuser-Busch and IBM are up 25-percent over the past year.
Capitol Perspectives: I Miss The Blue BookEvery two years around this time, statehouse folks anxiously awaited release of the manual by the Secretary of State.
Washington University's Wrighton Among Best-Paid College PresidentsAccording to the Chronicle of Higher Education, in 2010, Wrighton received a total compensation package of nearly $2.3 million.
Science Center Demotes 5 VPs The move will save the museum about $400,000 a year.
MLB's average salary finishes over $3 million