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Salary update - Willie Taggart's Florida State staff

According to WCTV, the Willie Taggart's coordinators at Florida State have signed three-year deals, and the assistant coaches have all signed two-year deals. Many of the salaries have been widely reported individually previously, but through an open records request, WCTV has listed them all.

Back in December, Florida State announced that Taggart signed a 6-year deal worth $30 million, equating to an average of $5 million per year.

Harlon Barnett, who Taggart hired away from Michigan State, will be the highest paid assistant in Florida State history at $980,000 annually as part of his three-year deal running through January 31, 2021.

The rest of the coaching salaries have shaken out as follows, per the report;

Coach (Position)

2018 Salary

Harlon Barnett (DC / DBs)


Walt Bell (OC / QBs)


Greg Frey (OL)


Mark Snyder (DEs)


Raymond Woodie (LBs)


David Kelly (WRs)


Donte Pimpleton (RBs)


Telly Lockette (TEs)


Alonzo Hampton (STC / DBs)


The one coach not listed is Odell Haggins, who was retained from the previous staff and has over two decades of coaching experience with the Seminoles.

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