Executive Salaries Required by SDCL 4-7-10.1
as of 7/29/2015 2:01:01 AM 

Title Salary
Dean, Sanford School of Medicine  $557,307.91 
State Investment Officer **  $440,792.00 
Executive Director, Board of Regents  $367,069.34 
President, South Dakota State University *  $365,204.00 
President, University of South Dakota *  $365,204.00 
President, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology *  $340,930.00 
Deputy Investment Officer **  $278,489.00 
President, Black Hills State University *  $243,675.00 
President, Northern State University *  $243,675.00 
Superintendent, South Dakota School for the Blind and Visually Impaired  $171,274.00 
SD Chief Financial Officer / Commissioner of BFM  $136,424.78 
Commissioner, Governor's Office of Economic Development  $131,877.29 
Supreme Court Justice (5)  $131,713.48 
Executive Director, South Dakota Retirement System  $129,639.46 
Commissioner, Bureau of Information and Telecommunications  $125,056.05 
Circuit Court Judges  $123,024.17 
Secretary, Department of Health  $122,163.77 
Auditor General, Legislative Audit  $121,115.40 
Secretary, Department of Corrections  $118,234.81 
Secretary, Department of Game, Fish and Parks  $118,234.81 
Secretary, Department of Social Services  $118,234.81 
Secretary, Department of Transportation  $118,234.81 
Secretary, Department of Education  $117,666.37 
Comissioner, Bureau of Human Resources  $113,687.32 
Secretary, Department of Environment and Natural Resources  $113,687.32 
Secretary, Department of the Military  $113,687.32 
Administrator, Unified Judicial System  $112,477.93 
Governor *  $109,264.05 
Attorney General  $109,149.25 
Secretary, Department of Human Services  $108,002.96 
Secretary, Department of Public Safety  $108,002.96 
Secretary, Department of Revenue  $108,002.96 
Warden, Mike Durfee State Prison  $107,365.29 
Secretary, Department of Labor and Regulation  $107,161.20 
Secretary, Department of Agriculture  $107,064.75 
Secretary, Department of Tourism  $107,038.22 
Warden, State Penitentiary  $104,857.23 
Executive Director, Legislative Research Council  $104,334.66 
Commissioner, Bureau of Administration  $102,318.59 
Commissioner, Public Utilities Commission (3)  $101,861.67 
Executive Director, Public Utilities Commission  $100,470.00 
Secretary, Department of Tribal Relations  $98,213.76 
Secretary, Department of Veterans' Affairs  $98,213.76 
Director, South Dakota Developmental Center-Redfield  $87,610.08 
Commissioner, School and Public Lands  $87,341.81 
Secretary of State  $87,341.81 
State Auditor  $87,341.81 
State Treasurer  $87,341.81 
Warden, Women's Prison  $82,310.53 
Superintendent, State Veterans' Home  $79,295.45 
Superintendent, STAR Academy  $78,578.54 
Lt. Governor  $66,874.89 

*  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.