Stop complaining about Helton---- bob c in az Junior Member Joined: Aug 24, 2017 Messages: 343 Likes Received: 272 Oct 23, 2019 #1 Every Coach in the SEC is paid more. Five Coachs in the PXII earn more a year. I am sure that all the assistants are paid on a par with the head Coach so the pay disparity permeates the whole system. Plus we have cost of living and exorbinate taxes in the LA area and so you can see the trend. Helton is the new normal for USC.