Barshinger's 2012-13 compensation for that final year was the highest of his career, as his package topped $343,000, according to the district's annual salary compensation report.
According to law, on or before Oct. 1 of each year, school districts in Illinois including special charter districts, shall post on its Internet website, if any, an itemized salary compensation report for every certified employee in the district inclusive of administrators, teaching staff, and the district superintendent. The report is to reflect data drawn from the prior school year.
Barshinger's total compensation included $244,744 base salary, plus the following:
- $25,000 in annuities
- $7,300 bonus
- $5,647.98 vacation payout
- $39,541.62 retirement pension
- $5,940.00 travel, phone, professional development
- $11,914.00 health
- $1,156.00 dental
- $2,105.20 physical flex vision, life