Executive Salaries Required by SDCL 4-7-10.1
as of 11/23/2014 2:00:54 AM 

Title Salary
Dean, Sanford School of Medicine  $538,147.91 
State Investment Officer **  $424,656.00 
Executive Director, Board of Regents  $356,378.00 
President, South Dakota State University *  $354,567.00 
President, University of South Dakota *  $354,567.00 
President, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology *  $331,000.00 
Deputy Investment Officer **  $268,294.00 
President, Black Hills State University *  $236,578.00 
President, Dakota State University *  $236,578.00 
President, Northern State University *  $236,578.00 
Superintendent, South Dakota School for the Blind and Visually Impaired  $166,285.00 
SD Chief Financial Officer / Commissioner of BFM  $131,127.24 
Supreme Court Justice (5)  $129,130.86 
Executive Director, South Dakota Retirement System  $127,097.51 
Commissioner, Governor's Office of Economic Development  $126,756.33 
Circuit Court Judges  $120,611.93 
Commissioner, Bureau of Information and Telecommunications  $120,199.97 
Auditor General, Legislative Audit  $115,348.00 
Secretary, Department of Game, Fish and Parks  $113,643.61 
Secretary, Department of Health  $113,643.61 
Secretary, Department of Education  $113,097.24 
Administrator, Unified Judicial System  $110,272.48 
Comissioner, Bureau of Human Resources  $109,272.70 
Secretary, Department of Corrections  $109,272.70 
Secretary, Department of Environment and Natural Resources  $109,272.70 
Secretary, Department of the Military  $109,272.70 
Secretary, Department of Transportation  $109,272.70 
Secretary, Department of Social Services  $108,150.00 
Governor *  $107,121.62 
Attorney General  $107,009.07 
Warden, Mike Durfee State Prison  $105,260.09 
Executive Director, Legislative Research Council  $104,334.66 
Secretary, Department of Human Services  $103,809.07 
Secretary, Department of Public Safety  $103,809.07 
Secretary, Department of Revenue  $103,809.07 
Secretary, Department of Labor and Regulation  $103,000.00 
Secretary, Department of Agriculture  $102,907.30 
Secretary, Department of Tourism  $102,881.80 
Warden, State Penitentiary  $100,785.50 
Administrator, Human Services Center  $100,247.71 
Commissioner, Public Utilities Commission (3)  $99,864.38 
Commissioner, Bureau of Administration  $98,345.43 
Executive Director, Public Utilities Commission  $95,699.89 
Secretary, Department of Tribal Relations  $94,400.00 
Secretary, Department of Tribal Relations  $87,418.16 
Commissioner, School and Public Lands  $85,629.23 
Secretary of State  $85,629.23 
State Auditor  $85,629.23 
State Treasurer  $85,629.23 
Secretary, Department of Veterans' Affairs  $84,872.00 
Director, South Dakota Developmental Center-Redfield  $80,198.17 
Warden, Women's Prison  $79,114.31 
Superintendent, STAR Academy  $75,527.24 
Superintendent, State Veterans' Home  $71,500.00 
Lt. Governor  $65,563.62 

*  Housing Provided
** The State Investment Officer, Assistant Investment Officers, and Senior Portfolio Managers are eligible to receive additional performance-based compensation from zero to 100% of the prior year's base salary.