Lexington (WLTX) - Lexington County officials have released salary information for more than 160 county employees.
The release comes in response to a Freedom of Information Act request issued by wltx.com.
County Administrator Katherine Hubbard is the highest paid Lexington County employee, earning $131,750 annually.
Other department heads earning more than $100,000 a year include longtime Sheriff James Metts.
Other public employee salaries are posted on the wltx.com DataCenter.
Now, users can compare Lexington County employee salaries to comparable positions in neighboring Richland County.
According to the data, 165 Lexington County employees earn more than $50,000 per year, compared to 232 in Richland County.