Cassville approves athletic pay scale
Athletic Director's position receives pay nudge
The Cassville R-4 School Board recently approved the pay scale for the 2014-2015 school year.
Incoming Athletic Director Ben Abramovitz is slated to make $67,130, compared to exiting director's David Large's salary of $65,419. The pay was increased by $1,711, or 2.5 percent. For Abramovitz, it is an increase of $1,380 over his previous position of assistant principal.
Abramovitz's salary information only reflects base pay and does not take into consideration any extra duty compensation, including a 14 percent bump for coaching softball. If included, the coaching bump brings Abramovitz's salary up to $76,528 if included.
The school also approved the extra duty pay scale for the head and assistant coaches.
Cassville coaches are paid a percentage of their base salary. Total compensation numbers have not been released by the district, but percentages have.
The head coach percentages are as follows:
Football: 18 percent
Boys basketball: 18 percent
Girls basketball: 18 percent
Soccer: 14 percent
Baseball: 14 percent
Golf: 14 percent
Cross-county: 14 percent
Boys track: 14 percent
Girls track: 14 percent
Volleyball: 14 percent
Softball: 14 percent
Cheerleading: 12 percent
Weight training: 6 percent