State Government Employee Compensation in Perspective Maurice, Arthur J

As state governments grapple with burgeoning budget deficits, it becomes vital for them to take a cold, practical look at the pay and compensation packages offered to thier often unionized work force in order to better judge union leaders demands for increased benfits. The Public Affairs Institute of New Jersey has compared the relative compensation of public sector with that of private sector workers in that state and has published its results in State Government Employee Compensation in Perspective.