TRENDING: Saban highest-paid college football coach

(WDTV) -- A Marion County native is topping the highest-paid college coaches list.

USA Today Sports released Wednesday that Nick Saban is the highest paid college football coach, raking in $11 million for this season.

Next in line is Clemson Tigers coach Dabo Swinny with $8.5 million.

The average salary for that class of schools, roughly $2.4 million.