Hempstead parents outraged by superintendent Susan Johnson's salary
Parents in Hempstead are outraged after learning the district superintendent's salary.
Newly hired Hempstead Schools Superintendent Susan Johnson will make more than $260,000 by 2016, plus a possible $40,000 in merit pay.
A school board member who helped negotiate the contract says he stands by it. He says the merit pay means Johnson's final salary will be based on whether she can turn...