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 articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.