CORRECTED: Bobby Petrino's Exit Makes Mike Anderson Highest Paid State Employee by Gwen Moritz Posted 10/15/2012 12:00 am Updated 5 years ago The departure of Bobby Petrino as the University of Arkansas' head football coach means that the price tag on the highest-paid state employee has dropped by more than half. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.