From WUSA-TV (Washington, DC): The data, obtained through a Freedom of Information Act placed with the Office of Personnel Management by a WUSA9/Gannett sister publication, The Asbury Park Press, allows you to enter a federal worker’s name to obtain salary and bonus information. DataUniverse.com estimates the databank covers about 70% of federal workers, but Department [...]
From an AFL-CIO Now Blog Post While 25 million unemployed and underemployed U.S. workers are drowning, CEO pay skyrocketed by 23 percent, for an average salary of $11.4 million in 2010, according to the AFL-CIO Executive PayWatch. Released today, data compiled at PayWatch also show CEOs have done little to create badly-needed jobs, instead sitting [...]
Florida: Online Databases: "Gov. Rick Scott Launches Website and Opens State Salary Database to the Public"
From Florida Newswire: Governor Rick Scott [has] launched a new website that will serve the public by providing access to frequently requested public records and other information, including a state employee salary database. The new website is located at www.FloridaHasARightToKnow.com and contains the following information (and more): + Public access to state employee salary information. [...]
From An Empire Center Press Release: New Yorkers today can search the complete 2010 state government payroll on SeeThroughNY.net, the Empire Center’s government transparency website. The database includes, names, titles, base pay rates and total pay received by the 273,983 people who worked in the state’s executive, legislative or judicial branches at any point last [...]