MO State Employees–Lowest Paid in U.S.

Blank MO Road Map* Missouri pays its 77,797 state employees an average salary of $3,549, the lowest in the nation.
• A corrections officer in Rhode Island made an average of $6,650 a month, while a corrections officer in Missouri took home just $2,596 per month
• Public health employees made $6,338 in Washington State and just $3,059 in Missouri.
• Missouri public employees were at or near the bottom of almost every industry sector the Census Bureau measured.

Read the full article in the Washington Post