The 61-year-old’s contract with Missouri State was prolonged till the 2025 season, and a mannequin new base wage of $325,000 was launched in June 2021. In accordance with the Springfield Information-Chief, his compensation improve was supported by personal donations.
The extension follows Petrino’s first season as head coach, all by means of which the MSU soccer crew obtained the Missouri Valley Soccer Convention title and made its first FCS Playoff look since 1990.
Regardless that Petrino’s real contract, which paid him $275,000 a yr, had 5 years left, the extension was nonetheless granted. After the postseason, Petrino was robotically given a one-year extension and a $25,000 elevate.
The instructing employees beneath Petrino reportedly obtained raises as efficiently, with offensive coordinator Nick Petrino incomes $104,648 yearly, line of safety coach L.D. Scott $104,648, working backs coach Ronnie Fouch $62,418 yearly, and defensive coordinator Ryan Beard $104,648 yearly.
His Playoff Look Boosts His Wage By $25,000
Following an achievement clause in his contract, Petrino’s base pay could also be enhanced by $25,000 a yr for the primary time interval’s steadiness. The match will robotically be renewed as shortly as in every season that the Bears attain the FCS Playoffs.
Petrino obtained $10,000 for vital MSU to its first joint Missouri Valley Convention championship since 1990.
In accordance with the Information-Chief, the Bears defeated the Salukis all by means of the frequent season. Petrino obtained an additional $5,000 when Jose Pizano’s 94th-second self-discipline operate went by means of the uprights since Southern Illinois licensed for the FCS Playoffs.
In addition, Petrino obtained a $5,000 prize for worthwhile the MVFC Coach of the Yr award. The coach was one among 16 contenders for the Eddie Robinson Nationwide Coach of the Yr award. He would have gotten an additional $10,000 if he had obtained the prize.
Every Petrino’s instructing employees member bought a $1,000 achievement award for sharing the convention title and a $700 reward for collaborating in a single FCS playoff sport.