Compensation for County Extension Directors (CEDs)

Approved by Extension Administrative Cabinet and effective November 10, 2016.

CEDs who provide leadership to more than one county will be paid the appropriate stipend for the second county, plus an additional $250 per month as administrative overload. Both stipend and administrative overload will be paid by the state.

Total Staff in Each County Office Annual Stipend
0-3 $1,200
4-6 $1,800
7 or more $2,400

The stipend may be divided equally among educators if the CED duties are shared in a county.

County Extension Director Responsibilities – summary of shared duties.