Who is the highest paid state employee in Virginia? That would be Will Wade, the basketball coach at Virginia Commonwealth University. Wade’s base salary is $650,000 but his total compensation package is $1.4 million.
UVA’s football coach, Bronco Mendenhall, has a yearly salary of $500,000 but his total compensation page is a cool $3.25 million. The football coach at Virginia Tech does pretty well too with a total salary and compensation of $3.2 million.
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