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Mon Apr 23, 2018, 04:13 PM

CDC Director's $375K Salary Is Nearly Double His Predecessors Pay

Source: Associated Press


By MIKE STOBBE | April 23, 2018 3:54 pm

NEW YORK (AP) ó The new head of the nationís top public health agency is getting paid nearly twice what his predecessor made and far more than other past directors, government officials confirmed.

Dr. Robert Redfield Jr., 66, has long career as a top HIV researcher, but he had no experience working in public health or managing a public health agency. The U.S. government is paying him $375,000 a year to run the Atlanta-based Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Thatís nearly twice the annual compensation given to Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald, who had the job for six months before resigning in January. Her annual pay rate was $197,300.

Redfield is also making at least $150,000 more a year than any other previous CDC director.

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Mon Apr 23, 2018, 04:19 PM

1. Apples to oranges. His predecessor was just a woman, so not worth the high pay. nt

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Mon Apr 23, 2018, 05:15 PM

2. He's accomplished his mission so he's expendable.

fter this crooked idiot any hack they want will look better. They are just lowering the bar.

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Tue Apr 24, 2018, 12:00 AM

3. Most corrupt administration ever.

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