The Kennewick School Board on Wednesday renewed the contract of Superintendent Dave Bond.
The new contract expires June 30, 2014. The district pays Bond an annual salary of $117,000. He is eligible to receive additional performance bonuses of up to $18,000, pending quarterly reviews.
The national average pay for a superintendent of a district of Kennewick's size is $178,000, according to the nonprofit Educational Research Service.
Superintendents west of the Rocky Mountains get paid an average of $172,000, the nonprofit says.