Leach’s Assistant Coaches Salaries Released
We now know how Washington State head football coach Mike Leach is dispersing the $1.8 million he’s been given to assemble his coaching staff.
The highest paid of the nine assistant coaches is defensive coordinator Mike Breske who will earn $325,000. He’s followed by special teams coordinator and assistant head coach Eric Russell who will make $225,000. Linebackers coach Jeff Coate will be paid $210,000, offensive line coach Clay McGuire, $200,000.
Running backs coach Jim Mastro will make $200,000, defensive line coach Joe Salave’a, $175,000. Outside receivers coach Dennis Simmons will make $160,000, outside linebackers coach Paul Volero, $155,000 and inside receivers coach Eric Morris, $150,000.
Leach agreed to a five year contract worth a base salary of $2.25 million dollars a season plus incentives.