RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Seven Virginia Retirement System officials top a list of the highest-paid state employees.
The annual list compiled by the Richmond Times-Dispatch shows chief investment officer Ronald D. Schmitz was the highest-paid state employee in fiscal 2015, with a compensation package of $930,913.
Charles W. Grant was the second-highest paid state employee, with a compensation package of $741,630. Grant manages the system's internal asset division.
Five other retirement system officials earned at least $536,000.