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Yonkers Schools Chief Had Biggest Paycheck In System In 2015

Superintendent of Schools Edwin Quezada
Superintendent of Schools Edwin Quezada Photo Credit: Yonkers Board of Education

YONKERS, N.Y. -- The top 10 paychecks in the Yonkers school system went mostly to administrators last year, according to a report by

Pulling down the most bucks was Schools Superintendent Edwin Quezada with a salary of $207,500 and change, the report said.

Quezada was the deputy superintendent in 2015 when then-Superintendent Michael Yazurlo was forced to step down for health reasons, according to previous media reports.

The only person in the top 10 who wasn’t an administrator was Alfred Cordero, chief school doctor, who made close to $186,000 last year, the article said.

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