TransparentNevada reveals over 1,200 people made over $200k in 2012

RENO, Nev. (KRNV & -- Salary data for more than 132,000 government employees statewide, for the 2012 calendar year, is now available at

The website serves as a Nevada Policy Research Institute website that makes government-spending data easily accessible to taxpayers.

The new 2012 data covering 58 government jurisdictions throughout Nevada, at state, county and city levels includes several newly added jurisdictions. The list ranges from a Henderson deputy police chief who made over $559,000, a Clark County assistant district attorney who took home more than $522,000, a Las Vegas IT director who received over $356,000 and a Washoe County district health officer making over $209,000.

TransparentNevada was first launched in September 2008 and has served as a unique source of government-financing information for thousands of citizens, journalists and elected officials.