Sara Steelman says the Governors pay increase for state employees is a big deal
An official who oversees the administrative arm of Missouri state government describes the governor’s proposed two percent pay increase for state employees as a big deal. Office of Administration (OA) Commissioner Sarah Steelman, a former state treasurer, says the employees are the state’s most valuable asset:
The proposed pay increase would have the largest impact in Jefferson City, where more than 14-thousand state employees work. The state government is the town’s largest employer.