Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo wants to cap superintendents' salaries around the state at a maximum of $175,000. On Long Island, 107 superintendents make more than that, with the highest salary going to Syosset Superintendent Carole Hankin, who earns $386,868.
Editorial: Put cap on school chiefs' payGov. Andrew M. Cuomo's proposal to create a salary cap for school superintendents is bringing ... Search: Top-paid schools chiefsSome of the highest-paid school employees in the state work on Long Island. LI school administrators defend high salariesDistrict officials and board members defended the salaries of Long Island school administrators, saying they get quality and experience in return. Long Island's declining school enrollmentThe following chart shows enrollment changes in Long Island public school districts over the past five years.