Some state workers doubled their salaries into six-figures with overtime

May 16, 2013 at 11:12 pm

By Meg Tully

Clifton T. Perkins Hospital CenterSome Maryland state government workers more than doubled their salaries with overtime payments in 2012, and more than 3,300 topped $10,000 in overtime payments. analyzed overtime payments in a database from the Maryland Comptroller’s Office as part of its third annual state government salaries series.

Government workers who got paid overtime had total earnings of up to $160,000 annually, though only 212 out of tens of thousands of employees making overtime made more than $100,000 total from the state. That is about 4% of the 5,663 employees who earned $100,000 or more in 2012.

Here is the list of the 212 employees whose overtime put them over $100,000 a year.

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  • David N

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    • Meg Tully

      It’s working now! Thanks for letting us know.

  • Meg Tully

    Thanks, we are working on it.

  • Dale McNamee

    I wonder vwhy a scandal like this isn’t “blasted” across all Maryland news media and only reported here ?
    I know why… it would take away from the “trash & trivia” that makes up the daily news ! The “important stuff” y’know…
    Also, they’d lose “access” to O’Malley & being invited to certain events to “schmooze with the Maryland elites ” !