How it adds up for LI's top-paid administrators

NameSchoolTotal Compensation 2009-2010Base Salary YearBase SalaryBenefits
James A. FeltmanCommack Superintendent (now retired)$657,970 2006-2007$249,905*$8,500 car allowance, plus gas and expenses
     $500,000 in life insurance
     $33,000 a year paid to a 403(b) account
     $9,000 each year for professional conferences
     Medical, excess medical, dental, optical and disability insurance
     Survivors benefits
     Option of doing consulting work
Carole HankinSyosset Superintendent$485,246 2004-2005$306,721*$40,000 a year to a tax-deferred annuity
     $12,000 a year toa 401(a) plan
     $10,000 benefit fund
     Late-model car, plus gas and related expenses
     Travel and expenses for professional meetings, plus memberships
     Option of doing outside consulting work
     Health, dental and life insurance
Shelley SafferComsewogue Superintendent (now retired)$462,084 2007-2008$187,460*$7,000 annual car allowance
     $8,500 annually to tax-sheltered annuity
     Up to 230 days of catastrophic sick leave
     Travel and expenses for professional meetings
     Health, dental and life insurance
Anthony J. BonaseraMount Sinai Superintendent$402,944 2009-2010$285,035 $3,600 car allowance, plus gas and expenses
     Health and dental coverage
     Life insurance
     Up to six months of paid leave for disability
     Option of doing outside consulting work
Herman SiroisLevittown Superintendent (current contract unavailable)$369,254 NANANA
Constance Clark-SneadWestbury Superintendent$365,404 2009-2010$268,371.86 $20,000 annual payment to tax-sheltered annuity
     Health, dental and life insurance
     Car and related expenses
     Laptop and cell phone
     Travel to professional conferences
Henry L. GrishmanJericho Superintendent$354,880 2007-2008$263,041*Health, dental, disability and life insurance
     Tuition reimbursement
     Reimbursement for contributions to tax-sheltered annuity
Jeffrey B. StreitmanSyosset Deputy Superintendent (current contract unavailable)$353,368 NANANA
 
Sheldon KarnilowHalf Hollow Hills Superintendent$351,946 2007-2008$275,000*$9,600 for transportation
     403(b) account
     Health, dental, optical and life insurance
     Flexible benefits plan
     Full base salary for a year if disabled
     Option of doing outside consulting work

*-Salary for 2009-10 unavailable. Contract clauses allow base salary to be changed in subsequent years.