Overages send tech college pay soaring past lagging UW salaries

In case you missed it, that’s the headline over Gannett Wisconsin’s reporting of the pay comparison between University of Wisconsin System faculty members and instructors for the state’s technical college system. Although it is clear — from what can be gathered from looking at the UW-Green Bay salaries listed in the database, that there are some confusing inconsistencies in terms of reporting actual “base pay” and accounting for summer assignments (for at least some UWGB faculty, anyway) — the overall comparison is as clear as the headline. Read more.