Salary information revealed for key Auburn assistants, including both coordinators
Auburn’s coaching staff under Bryan Harsin has undergone a major shakeup this offseason, with both coordinators (DC Derek Mason and OC Mike Bobo) from last year no longer with the program.
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In their place are new OC Eric Kiesau and DC Jeff Schmedding. DB coach Zac Etheridge also earned a salary increase this offseason.
Now, thanks to a FOIA request by AL.com, we know the salary information for the new coaches. Kiesau’s contract is for 2 years at $800,000 per year. Schmedding’s deal is for 2 years at $1 million per year. And, Etheridge’s extension will keep him in Auburn through 2024, with a $600,000 salary this year and a $625,000 salary next season:
Auburn has responded to an https://t.co/fjIP0ZQ9JC FOIA request for the contracts of OC Eric Kiesau, DC Jeff Schmedding and DB coach Zac Etheridge.
Kiesau: 2 years at $800k per
Schmedding: 2 years at $1M per
Etheridge: New 2-year deal through 2024; $600k this season, $625k next.
— Tom Green (@Tomas_Verde) June 21, 2022
How will Kiesau and Schmedding fare in their first years as Auburn coordinators? We’ll see if the Tigers can improve on last year’s 6-7 record.