President and provost salary data

Tables below: Base salaries of AAU institution presidents, chancellors and provosts

2009-10 Executives’ compensation at public institutions

(Source: Chronicle of Higher Education, April 1, 2011)

  Institution Chief Executive
(* no longer in office)
Total
Compensation
Total cost of
employment
Base pay Bonus Deferred
Compensation (paid)
Deferred
compensation
(accrued)
Retirement Provisions
1 Ohio State U. Gee, E. Gordon $1,323,911 $1,818,911 $802,125 $296,786 $225,000 $570,000 $150,000 car, house, expense account, club dues
2 U. of Texas system Cigarroa, Francisco G. $750,000 $813,892 $750,000 $0 $0 $0 $63,892 house, club dues
3 U. of Texas at Austin Powers Jr., William C. $746,738 $701,995 $600,600 $0 $146,138 $50,000 $51,395 -
4 U. of Michigan system Coleman, Mary Sue $728,504 $783,850 $553,500 $100,000 $75,004 $105,850 $24,500 car, house
5 U. of Utah Young, Michael K. $723,595 $445,693 $348,403 $0 $375,192 $67,290 $0 car, house, club dues, $30,000 spousal compensation
6 U. System of Maryland Kirwan, William E. $716,744 $490,000 $490,000 $0 $226,744 $0 $0 car, house, expense account, club dues
7 U. of Delaware Harker, Patrick T. $698,682 $726,307 $598,682 $100,000 $0 $0 $25,300 car, house, club dues, $2,325 tuition assistance
8 U. of Washington Emmert, Mark A.* $694,697 $905,004 $620,004 $0 $74,693 $250,000 $23,000 $12,000 car allowance, house, expense account, club dues
9 U. of Central Florida Hitt, John C. $673,500 $800,703 $463,500 $210,000 $0 $92,700 $34,503 car, house, club dues
10 George Mason U. Merten, Alan G. $633,631 $582,187 $404,000 $135,000 $94,631 $0 $43,187 car, house, club dues
11 Texas A&M U. system McKinney, Michael D. $631,439 $697,574 $533,816 $0 $97,623 $150,000 $13,758 house
12 Washington State U. Floyd, Elson S. $625,000 $649,500 $625,000 $0 $0 $0 $24,500 car, house, club dues
13 Pennsylvania State U. system Spanier, Graham B. $620,004 $800,592 $620,004 $0 $0 $157,828 $22,760 car, house, club dues
14 Louisiana State University system Lombardi, John V. $617,500 $673,861 $550,000 $0 $67,500 $0 $72,861 $15,000 car allowance, $36,000 housing allowance, expense account, club dues
15 U. of Connecticut Hogan, Michael J.* 5 $615,000 $668,239 $577,500 $37,500 $0 $0 $23,239 car, $30,000 car allowance, house
16 Temple U. Hart, Ann Weaver $605,903 $707,947 $535,903 $70,000 $0 $75,000 $27,044 car, house
17 U. of Alabama system Portera, Malcolm $604,541 $717,121 $500,000 $104,541 $0 $0 $100,580 $12,000 car allowance
18 U. of Alabama at Birmingham Garrison, Carol Z. $592,161 $700,671 $487,620 $104,541 $0 $0 $96,510 $12,000 car allowance, house
18 U. of Alabama at Tuscaloosa Witt, Robert E. $592,161 $644,147 $487,620 $104,541 $0 $0 $39,986 $12,000 car allowance, house
20 State U. of New York system Zimpher, Nancy L. $580,000 $689,600 $580,000 $0 $0 $0 $19,600 car, $90,000 housing allowance, club dues
21 Ball State U. Gora, Jo Ann M. 13 $579,150 $622,880 $356,400 $222,750 $0 $0 $43,730 car, house, club dues
22 U. of North Texas system Jackson, Lee F. $579,107 $617,583 $579,107 $0 $0 $0 $38,476 -
23 Kent State U. Lefton, Lester A. $569,551 $684,648 $412,081 $157,470 $0 $25,000 $25,097 car, $65,000 housing allowance, club dues
24 Florida International U. Rosenberg, Mark B. $561,875 $547,927 $486,875 $0 $75,000 $0 $47,232 $10,500 car allowance, house, $3,320 tuition assistance
25 Rutgers U. system McCormick, Richard L. $550,000 $593,800 $550,000 $0 $0 $0 $43,800 car, house, club dues
26 Arizona State U. at Tempe Crow, Michael M. $548,055 $728,350 $548,055 $0 $0 $85,000 $17,150 $10,000 car allow., $50,000 housing allow., club dues, $18,145 tuition assistance
27 Texas Tech U. system Hance, Kent $547,240 $592,766 $420,240 $0 $127,000 $127,000 $21,526 $24,000 car allowance, house
28 U. of South Carolina at Columbia Pastides, Harris $539,458 $556,683 $539,458 $0 $0 $0 $17,225 car, house, club dues
29 U. of California system Yudof, Mark G. $536,901 $783,103 $536,901 $0 $0 $237,286 $0 $8,916 car allowance, house
30 U. of Pittsburgh Nordenberg, Mark A. $535,000 $524,752 $460,000 $0 $75,000 $0 $64,752 car, house, club dues
31 Michigan State U. Simon, Lou Anna K. $520,000 $572,000 $520,000 $0 $0 $0 $52,000 car, club dues
32 U. of Alaska system Hamilton, Mark R.* 1 $519,250 $425,040 $309,250 $0 $210,000 $70,000 $36,540 $9,250 car allowance, house
33 U. of Kentucky Todd Jr., Lee T. $511,046 $587,703 $511,046 $0 $0 $0 $76,657 car, house, club dues
34 U. of New Mexico Schmidly, David J. $507,600 $491,972 $387,600 $0 $120,000 $0 $17,372 $42,000 car allowance, $45,000 housing allowance, club dues
35 U. System of Georgia Davis Jr., Erroll B. $500,000 $497,000 $425,000 $0 $75,000 $0 $0 $72,000 housing allowance
36 U. of Texas at Dallas Daniel, David E. $491,824 $559,390 $491,824 $0 $0 $35,000 $32,566 -
37 Georgia State U. Becker, Mark P. $491,326 $530,412 $491,326 $0 $0 $0 $20,582 car, $18,504 housing allowance, expense account, club dues
38 U. of Florida Machen, J. Bernard $491,120 $523,668 $491,120 $0 $0 $0 $24,748 $7,800 car allowance, house
39 Virginia Commonwealth U. Rao, Michael $488,500 $665,804 $488,500 $0 $0 $66,500 $50,804 car, $60,000 housing allowance
40 U. of Virginia Casteen III, John T.* $487,000 $703,648 $487,000 $0 $0 $151,000 $50,648 $15,000 car allowance, house, club dues
41 Virginia Tech Steger, Charles W. $479,892 $744,892 $457,040 $22,852 $0 $245,000 $0 $20,000 car allowance, house
42 State U. of New York at Buffalo Simpson, John B. $477,299 $477,299 $477,299 $0 $0 $0 $0 house, club dues
43 U. of North Carolina system Bowles, Erskine B.* $477,148 $499,668 $477,148 $0 $0 $0 $22,520 house, club dues
44 U. of Arizona Shelton, Robert N. $470,000 $633,206 $470,000 $0 $0 $84,600 $18,606 $10,000 car allowance, $50,000 housing allowance
45 U. of Colorado at Denver & Hlth Sci Ctr Wilson, M. Roy* $468,115 $542,115 $468,115 $0 $0 $0 $24,500 $49,500 housing allowance
46 U. of Maryland at College Park Mote Jr., C. Dan* $464,600 $498,284 $464,600 $0 $0 $0 $33,684 car, house, club dues
47 U. of Nebraska system Milliken, James B. $456,198 $452,269 $366,519 $0 $89,679 $42,150 $19,600 car, $24,000 housing allowance, expense account, club dues
48 U. of Minnesota-Twin Cities Bruininks, Robert H. $455,000 $646,097 $455,000 $0 $0 $150,000 $41,097 house
49 California State U. system Reed, Charles B. $451,500 $500,309 $451,500 $0 $0 $0 $48,809 car, house
50 Auburn U. Gogue, G. Jay $450,000 $734,551 $450,000 $0 $0 $250,000 $34,551 car, house
50 Purdue U. main campus Córdova, France A. $450,000 $566,440 $450,000 $0 $0 $30,000 $49,000 car, house, club dues, $37,440 spousal compensation
50 U. of Iowa Mason, Sally K. $450,000 $610,234 $450,000 $0 $0 $60,000 $19,600 $8,400 car allowance, house, $72,233 spousal compensation
50 West Virginia U. Clements, James P. $450,000 $464,700 $450,000 $0 $0 $0 $14,700 car, house
54 Texas Woman’s U. Stuart, Ann $431,200 $446,880 $431,200 $0 $0 $0 $15,680 car, house, club dues
55 U. of Oklahoma at Norman Boren, David L. $430,585 $624,891 $380,585 $50,000 $0 $109,144 $85,162 car, house, expense account, club dues
56 City U. of New York system Goldstein, Matthew $430,000 $556,255 $430,000 $0 $0 $0 $36,255 car, $90,000 housing allowance
57 Mississippi State U. Keenum, Mark E. $429,000 $457,140 $429,000 $0 $0 $0 $28,140 car, house, club dues
57 U. of Mississippi Jones, Daniel W. $429,000 $458,400 $429,000 $0 $0 $0 $29,400 car, house, club dues
59 U. of Georgia Adams, Michael F. $425,418 $611,017 $425,418 $0 $0 $150,000 $16,199 car, house, $19,400 housing allowance, club dues
60 Indiana U. system McRobbie, Michael A. $425,000 $570,061 $425,000 $0 $0 $50,000 $61,200 car, $30,000 housing allowance, $3,861 tuition assistance
60 U. of Kansas Gray-Little, Bernadette $425,000 $470,825 $425,000 $0 $0 $25,000 $20,825 car, house, club dues
60 U. of Massachusetts system Wilson, Jack M. $425,000 $581,535 $425,000 $0 $0 $101,000 $10,535 car, $45,000 housing allowance
60 U. of Houston system Khator, Renu $425,000 $592,273 $425,000 $0 $0 $150,000 $17,273 car, house, club dues
64 Georgia Institute of Technology Peterson, G. P. (Bud) $424,500 $644,120 $424,500 $0 $0 $184,982 $22,638 $12,000 car allowance, house, expense account
65 U. of Wisconsin at Madison Martin, Carolyn (Biddy) $423,606 $452,271 $423,606 $0 $0 $0 $28,665 car, house
66 Iowa State U. Geoffroy, Gregory L. $423,316 $529,577 $423,316 $0 $0 $75,000 $19,511 car, $11,750 car allowance, house
67 U. of Maryland-Baltimore County Hrabowski III, Freeman A. $420,339 $523,120 $420,339 $0 $0 $0 $55,282 $12,500 car allowance, $34,999 housing allowance
68 U. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Thorp, Holden $420,000 $444,768 $420,000 $0 $0 $0 $24,768 car, house, club dues
69 U. of Nevada at Reno Glick, Milton D. $416,424 $467,995 $416,424 $0 $0 $0 $27,572 $8,000 car allowance, $16,000 housing allowance, expense account
70 U. of Oregon Lariviere, Richard W. $414,398 $573,743 $414,398 $0 $0 $114,300 $30,645 $14,400 car allowance, house, club dues
71 Oregon State U. Ray, Edward J. $414,378 $548,426 $414,378 $0 $0 $114,300 $19,748 car, house, club dues
72 U. of Akron Proenza, Luis M. $410,000 $557,982 $385,000 $25,000 $0 $96,250 $51,732 car, house, club dues
73 U. of Texas at Arlington Spaniolo, James D. $408,450 $424,742 $408,450 $0 $0 $0 $16,292 -
74 U. of Tennessee system Simek, Jan F.* $405,000 $468,807 $402,500 $2,500 $0 $0 $43,807 $20,000 housing allowance
75 Minnesota State Colleges & Univ. system McCormick, James H. $402,500 $451,100 $360,000 $42,500 $0 $0 $17,400 $7,200 car allowance, $24,000 housing allowance
76 Louisiana State U. at Baton Rouge Martin, Michael V. $400,000 $472,753 $400,000 $0 $0 $0 $72,753 car, house, club dues
76 U. of Missouri system Forsee, Gary D.* $400,000 $437,008 $400,000 $0 $0 $0 $19,420 $17,587 car allowance, house, expense account, club dues
76 State U. of New York at Stony Brook Stanley Jr., Samuel L. $400,000 $669,600 $400,000 $0 $0 $250,000 $19,600 car, house
76 Cleveland State U. Berkman, Ronald M. $400,000 $516,300 $400,000 $0 $0 $70,000 $34,300 $12,000 car allowance, house, expense account, club dues
76 Clemson U. Barker, James F. $400,000 $431,633 $400,000 $0 $0 $0 $29,605 $2,028 car allowance, house
81 U. of Wisconsin system Reilly, Kevin P. $399,647 $428,312 $399,647 $0 $0 $0 $28,665 car, house
82 UC Berkeley Birgeneau, Robert J. $396,760 $425,508 $396,760 $0 $0 $19,832 $0 $8,916 car allowance, house
83 U. of South Florida Genshaft, Judy L. $395,000 $483,559 $395,000 $0 $0 $47,400 $41,159 car, club dues
84 U. of Toledo Jacobs, Lloyd A. $392,700 $453,406 $392,700 $0 $0 $0 $34,300 car, house, expense account, club dues, $26,406 tuition assistance
85 U. of Massachusetts at Lowell Meehan, Martin T. $384,300 $335,500 $280,000 $42,000 $62,300 $9,800 $0 $3,700 car allowance
86 Bowling Green State U. Cartwright, Carol A. $382,500 $412,500 $375,000 $0 $7,500 $0 $37,500 car, house, expense account, club dues
87 U. of Texas at El Paso Natalicio, Diana S. $382,200 $445,074 $382,200 $0 $0 $30,000 $32,874 house
88 Miami U. Hodge, David C. $380,000 $497,400 $380,000 $0 $0 $41,400 $49,000 car, house, $27,000 spousal compensation
88 Ohio U. McDavis, Roderick J. $380,000 $473,344 $380,000 $0 $0 $18,900 $34,300 $12,000 car allowance, house, $28,144 spousal compensation
90 U. of Colorado system Benson, Bruce D. $378,000 $452,000 $378,000 $0 $0 $0 $24,500 $49,500 housing allowance
91 UCLA Block, Gene D. $377,867 $386,783 $377,867 $0 $0 $0 $0 $8,916 car allowance, house, club dues
92 Southern Illinois U. Poshard, Glenn $375,442 $347,876 $320,376 $0 $55,066 $0 $0 car, $27,500 housing allowance
93 U. of Illinois at Chicago Allen-Meares, Paula $375,000 $484,163 $375,000 $0 $0 $75,000 $34,163 car, house, club dues
93 U. of Massachusetts at Amherst Holub, Robert C. $375,000 $417,375 $375,000 $0 $0 $26,250 $16,125 car, house
95 U. of Hawaii system Greenwood, M.R.C. 9 $371,340 $485,627 $371,340 $0 $0 $0 $55,701 $3,586 car allowance, $55,000 housing allowance, expense account, club dues
96 U. of Rhode Island Dooley, David M. $368,000 $367,737 $320,000 $0 $48,000 $20,000 $27,737 car, house, expense account, club dues
97 Florida A&M U. Ammons, James H. $364,000 $371,640 $325,000 $0 $39,000 $0 $42,640 $1,000 car allowance, $3,000 housing allowance, club dues
98 Western Michigan U. Dunn, John M. $362,457 $462,327 $362,457 $0 $0 $60,000 $39,870 car, house, expense account, club dues
99 Illinois State U. Bowman Jr., C. Alvin $360,000 $380,000 $360,000 $0 $0 $20,000 $0 car, house, club dues
100 Louisiana Tech U. Reneau, Daniel D. $357,200 $448,400 $357,200 $0 $0 $56,000 $28,000 $7,200 car allowance, house
101 UC Irvine Drake, Michael V. $356,248 $382,980 $356,248 $0 $0 $17,816 $0 $8,916 car allowance, house
101 UC San Diego Fox, Marye Anne $356,248 $366,831 $356,248 $0 $0 $0 $0 $8,916 car allowance, $1,667 housing allowance
103 U. of Wyoming Buchanan, Thomas $350,004 $431,619 $350,004 $0 $0 $240 $39,375 car, $42,000 housing allowance
104 Colorado State U. Frank, Anthony A.3 $350,000 $481,200 $350,000 $0 $0 $50,000 $39,200 $42,000 housing allowance, club dues
104 Kansas State U. Schulz, Kirk H. $350,000 $379,750 $350,000 $0 $0 $0 $29,750 car, house, expense account, club dues
104 U. of Louisiana at Lafayette Savoie, E. Joseph $350,000 $418,912 $350,000 $0 $0 $0 $68,912 car, house
104 Oakland U. Russi, Gary D. $350,000 $436,650 $350,000 $0 $0 $45,000 $41,650 car, house
104 Oklahoma State U. Hargis, V. Burns $350,000 $437,000 $350,000 $0 $0 $40,000 $27,000 $20,000 car allowance, house, club dues
104 Texas Tech U. Bailey, Guy H. $350,000 $475,684 $350,000 $0 $0 $50,004 $15,680 $18,000 car allowance, $42,000 housing allowance, expense account, club dues
110 Wayne State U. Noren, Jay* 15 $347,000 $342,297 $312,298 $0 $0 $5,500 $24,499 house
111 U. of Southern Mississippi Saunders, Martha D. $345,500 $374,900 $345,500 $0 $0 $0 $29,400 car, house, club dues
112 U. of Tennessee at Knoxville Cheek, Jimmy G. $345,000 $391,482 $345,000 $0 $0 $0 $26,482 $20,000 housing allowance, expense account
113 Wright State U. Hopkins, David R. $344,448 $447,653 $344,448 $0 $0 $22,000 $56,205 car, $25,000 housing allowance, expense account, club dues
114 U. of Colorado at Boulder DiStefano, Philip P. $340,000 $374,092 $340,000 $0 $0 $0 $34,092 house
115 Portland State U. Wiewel, Marinus Wilhelmus (Wim) $338,912 $371,221 $338,912 $0 $0 $0 $23,309 $9,000 car allowance, house, expense account, club dues
116 U. of Hawaii-Manoa Hinshaw, Virginia S. $337,632 $364,944 $337,632 $0 $0 $0 $0 $3,312 car allowance, $24,000 housing allowance, club dues
117 U. of New Orleans Ryan, Timothy P.* $336,462 $440,487 $336,462 $0 $0 $0 $74,025 $30,000 housing allowance
118 U. of Idaho Nellis, M. Duane $335,005 $364,916 $335,005 $0 $0 $0 $22,712 $7,200 car allowance, house, club dues
119 U. of New Hampshire Huddleston, Mark W. $334,440 $391,390 $334,440 $0 $0 $30,000 $26,950 car, house
120 U. of Cincinnati Williams, Gregory H. 21 $333,333 $490,415 $273,333 $60,000 $0 $100,000 $38,370 $10,000 car allowance, house, club dues, $8,711 tuition assistance
121 Pennsylvania State System of Higher Ed. Cavanaugh, John C. $326,495 $357,595 $326,495 $0 $0 $0 $21,594 $9,505 car allowance, house
122 Northern Illinois U. Peters , John G. $325,981 $410,516 $325,981 $0 $0 $84,535 $0 car, house, club dues
123 U. of Missouri at Columbia Deaton, Brady J. $324,383 $385,903 $324,383 $0 $0 $42,000 $19,520 car, house, expense account, club dues
124 Idaho State U. Vailas, Arthur C. $323,650 $353,817 $323,650 $0 $0 $7,577 $22,591 car, house, club dues
125 U. of Vermont Fogel, Daniel Mark $322,563 $411,599 $322,563 $0 $0 $30,000 $24,500 $12,936 car allowance, $21,600 housing allowance
126 South Dakota State U. Chicoine, David L. $321,360 $340,642 $321,360 $0 $0 $0 $19,282 car, house
127 U. of the District of Columbia Sessoms, Allen L. $320,000 $340,000 $295,000 $25,000 $0 $0 $20,000 car, house
128 U. of Nevada at Las Vegas Smatresk, Neal J. 17 $319,000 $370,998 $319,000 $0 $0 $0 $28,164 $7,334 car allowance, $16,500 housing allowance, expense account
129 UC Davis Katehi, Linda P.B. 2 $316,587 $324,406 $316,587 $0 $0 $0 $0 $7,819 car allowance, house
130 East Carolina U. Ballard, Steve $315,000 $356,470 $315,000 $0 $0 $0 $29,057 $12,413 car allowance, house
130 U. of North Carolina at Charlotte Dubois, Philip L. $315,000 $315,000 $315,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 car, house, club dues
130 U. of North Carolina at Greensboro Brady, Linda P. $315,000 $331,758 $315,000 $0 $0 $0 $16,758 car, house, club dues
133 U. of Louisville Ramsey, James R. $314,037 $428,385 $314,037 $0 $0 $75,000 $31,404 car, club dues, $7,944 tuition assistance
134 U. of North Dakota Kelley, Robert O. $312,000 $343,200 $312,000 $0 $0 $0 $31,200 house, club dues
135 Old Dominion U. Broderick, John R. $312,000 $347,127 $312,000 $0 $0 $0 $35,127 car, house, club dues
136 Indiana U.-Purdue U. at Indianapolis Bantz, Charles R. $306,704 $337,374 $306,704 $0 $0 $0 $30,670 car, house
137 U. of Nebraska at Lincoln Perlman, Harvey S. $306,581 $362,247 $306,581 $0 $0 $6,000 $24,466 car, $25,200 housing allowance, expense account, club dues
138 Nevada System of Higher Education Klaich, Daniel J. $303,000 $367,458 $303,000 $0 $0 $0 $32,458 $8,000 car allowance, $24,000 housing allowance, expense account
139 Northern Arizona U. Haeger, John D. $300,000 $488,710 $300,000 $0 $0 $54,000 $74,710 $10,000 car allowance, $50,000 housing allowance
139 North Carolina A&T State U. Martin, Harold L. $300,000 $336,780 $300,000 $0 $0 $0 $36,780 car, house
141 San Diego State U. Weber, Stephen L. $299,435 $371,088 $299,435 $0 $0 $0 $59,653 $12,000 car allowance, house
142 U. of Memphis Raines, Shirley C. $298,848 $330,747 $298,848 $0 $0 $0 $31,899 car, house, expense account
143 Utah State U. Albrecht, Stan L. $297,785 $323,877 $283,605 $0 $14,180 $0 $40,272 car, house
144 UC Riverside White, Timothy P. $295,208 $295,208 $295,208 $0 $0 $0 $0 car, house
145 Rutgers U. at Newark Diner, Steven J. $295,000 $326,000 $295,000 $0 $0 $0 $18,400 car, $12,600 housing allowance
146 Indiana U. at Bloomington Hanson, Karen $293,440 $337,144 $293,440 $0 $0 $0 $43,704 car, house
147 U. of Missouri at St. Louis George, Thomas F. $292,578 $348,856 $292,578 $0 $0 $42,000 $14,278 car, house, expense account
148 U. of Wisconsin at Milwaukee Santiago, Carlos E.* $291,951 $342,258 $291,951 $0 $0 $0 $28,665 car, $21,642 housing allowance, club dues
149 U. of Arkansas system Sugg, B. Alan $289,170 $295,577 $289,170 $0 $0 $0 $6,407 car, house
150 UC Santa Barbara Yang, Henry T. $286,125 $307,965 $286,125 $0 $0 $12,924 $0 $8,916 car allowance, house
151 U. of Missouri at Kansas City Morton, Leo E. $285,000 $387,439 $285,000 $0 $0 $13,062 $16,704 $15,373 car allowance, $57,300 housing allowance, expense account
152 State U. of New York at Binghamton DeFleur, Lois B.* $284,218 $360,843 $284,218 $0 $0 $0 $34,625 car, $42,000 housing allowance
153 U. of Arkansas at Fayetteville Gearhart, G. David $282,540 $532,040 $282,540 $0 $0 $225,000 $24,500 car, house, club dues
154 UC Santa Cruz Blumenthal, George R. $281,583 $290,499 $281,583 $0 $0 $0 $0 $8,916 car allowance, house
155 Oregon U. system Pernsteiner, George P. $280,711 $353,018 $280,711 $0 $0 $0 $46,306 house, $26,000 housing allowance, expense account
156 U. of Montana at Missoula Dennison, George M.* $280,000 $305,074 $280,000 $0 $0 $0 $25,074 car, house, club dues
156 U. System of New Hampshire MacKay, Edward R. $280,000 $331,426 $280,000 $0 $0 $0 $45,738 $5,688 car allowance, expense account
156 State U. of New York at Albany Philip, George M. $280,000 $280,000 $280,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 car, house, club dues
159 Wichita State U. Beggs, Donald L. $273,962 $294,515 $273,962 $0 $0 $0 $20,553 car, house, expense account
160 Indiana State U. Bradley, Daniel J. $265,000 $291,500 $265,000 $0 $0 $0 $26,500 car, house, club dues
161 East Tennessee State U. Stanton Jr., Paul E. $258,176 $284,335 $258,176 $0 $0 $0 $26,159 car, house, expense account
162 Indiana U. of Pennsylvania Atwater, Tony* $253,428 $276,971 $253,428 $0 $0 $0 $23,543 car, house, club dues
163 City U. of New York Graduate Center Kelly, William P. $250,598 $310,598 $250,598 $0 $0 $0 $0 $60,000 housing allowance, expense account, club dues
164 U. of Alaska at Anchorage Ulmer, Fran $248,000 $309,380 $248,000 $0 $0 $0 $26,380 car, $35,000 housing allowance
165 U. of Massachusetts at Boston Motley, J. Keith $240,923 $289,727 $240,923 $0 $0 $16,800 $0 car, $32,004 housing allowance
166 Texas A&M U. at College Station Loftin, Richard B. 22 $231,979 $351,860 $231,979 $0 $0 $100,000 $19,881 house
167 North Dakota U. system Goetz, William G. $229,372 $260,372 $208,000 $0 $21,372 $21,372 $0 $11,000 car allowance, $20,000 housing allowance
168 U. of Illinois system White, B. Joseph* 12 $225,000 $245,498 $225,000 $0 $0 $0 $20,498 car, house, club dues
169 U. of West Florida Bense, Judith A. $224,000 $221,737 $200,000 $0 $24,000 $0 $21,737 car
170 U. of Arkansas at Little Rock Anderson, Joel E. $220,266 $242,202 $219,366 $900 $0 $0 $21,936 car, house
171 U. of Maine system Pattenaude, Richard L. $220,000 $303,966 $220,000 $0 $0 $20,500 $22,000 $734 car allowance, $40,732 housing allowance
172 U. of Maine Kennedy, Robert A. $213,459 $234,613 $210,405 $0 $3,054 $22,104 $2,104 car, house
173 U. of Northern Colorado Norton, Kay 4 $212,500 $328,938 $212,500 $0 $0 $46,000 $24,438 $46,000 housing allowance
174 New Mexico State U., main campus Couture, Barbara 18 $192,500 $213,483 $192,500 $0 $0 $0 $20,982 car, house, club dues
175 Vermont State Colleges system Donovan, Timothy J. $190,000 $212,800 $190,000 $0 $0 $0 $22,800 car
176 Georgia Southern U. Keel, Brooks A. 8 $187,500 $216,003 $187,500 $0 $0 $0 $17,303 $1,500 car allowance, $9,700 housing allowance
177 Central Michigan U. Ross, George E. 14 $166,667 $203,308 $116,667 $50,000 $0 $0 $36,642 car, house
178 Florida State U. Barron, Eric J. 7 $158,909 $182,755 $158,909 $0 $0 $7,272 $16,574 car, house, expense account, club dues
179 North Dakota State U. Chapman, Joseph A.* 20 $154,375 $191,682 $154,375 $0 $0 $17,378 $15,437 $4,491 car allowance, house
180 Montana State U. at Bozeman Cruzado, Waded 16 $140,000 $183,339 $140,000 $0 $0 $35,000 $8,339 car, house, club dues
181 U. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Herman, Richard* 11 $126,340 $137,850 $126,340 $0 $0 $0 $11,510 car, club dues
182 U. of North Texas Rawlins, V. Lane 23 $124,000 $135,339 $124,000 $0 $0 $0 $8,239 car, $3,100 car allowance, house, club dues
183 Florida Atlantic U. Brogan, Frank T.* 6 $118,367 $133,897 $118,367 $0 $0 $0 $15,530 car, house, expense account
184 North Carolina State U. Woodson, W. Randolph 19 $105,000 $114,188 $105,000 $0 $0 $0 $9,188 car, house, club dues
185 Southern Illinois U. at Carbondale Cheng, Rita 10 $28,425 $33,399 $28,425 $0 $0 $0 $2,682 car, $2,292 housing allowance

Notes:
1. Term ended June 10, 2010.
2. Term began August 17, 2009.
3. $42,000 is for housing and car allowance.
4. $46,000 is for housing and car allowance.
5. Term ended June 10, 2010.
6. Term ended September 11, 2009.
7. Term began January 15, 2010.
8. Term began January 1, 2010.
9. Term began August 1, 2009.
10. Term began June 1, 2010.
11. Term ended October 26, 2009.
12. Term ended December 31, 2009.
13. $222,750 was an additional payment in lieu of a previously earned sabbatical rather than a bonus.
14. Term began March 1, 2010.
15. Term ended August 6, 2010. Fiscal year ends September 30.
16. Term began January 1, 2010.
17. Term began August 6, 2009.
18. Term began January 1, 2010.
19. Term began April 1, 2010.
20. Term ended on November 30, 2009.
21. Term began November 1, 2009.
22. Term began February 12, 2010. Fiscal year ends August 31.
23. Term began May 11, 2011. Fiscal year ends August 31.

Sources for tables below: Public institutions are from recent internet searches of public sources; private institutions (tan shading) are calendar year 2008 data, based on 990 tax documents available through guidestar.org.

Base salaries of AAU institutions:

Presidents and chancellors

Rank Institution Year Salary
1 New York University 2008 $1,238,724
2 Northwestern University 2008 $1,109,774
3 Yale University 2008 $965,077
4 Columbia University 2008 $878,409
5 University of Pennsylvania 2008 $859,857
6 University of Southern California 2008 $827,597
7 Ohio State University 2010 $818,167
8 Georgia Institute of Technology 2010 $788,532
9 Emory University 2008 $779,041
10 Rice University 2008 $736,987
11 Stanford University 2008 $702,771
12 Duke University 2008 $696,448
13 Princeton University 2008 $691,244
14 Johns Hopkins University 2008 $685,277
15 Vanderbilt University 2008 $682,071
16 Harvard University 2008 $671,388
17 California Institute of Technology 2008 $656,180
18 Washington University in St Louis 2008 $652,185
19 University of Rochester 2008 $638,416
20 Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2008 $630,655
21 Cornell University 2008 $620,180
22 University of Washington 2009 $620,004
23 Pennsylvania State University 2009 $620,000
24 Brown University 2008 $611,139
25 University of Minnesota 2010 $610,000
26 University of Texas 2009 $600,600
27 Syracuse University 2008 $598,758
28 Tulane University 2008 $575,000
29 University of Michigan 2010 $570,105
30 Rutgers University 2009 $550,000
31 Carnegie Mellon University 2008 $524,891
32 Brandeis University 2008 $523,546
33 Michigan State University 2010 $520,000
34 Case Western Reserve University 2008 $518,846
35 University of Chicago 2008 $499,616
36 University at Buffalo (SUNY) 2009 $489,306
37 University of Pittsburgh 2010 $486,500
38 University of Virginia 2010 $485,000
39 University of Arizona 2010 $470,000
40 University of Iowa 2010 $465,000
41 (tie) University of Maryland 2010 $450,000
41 (tie) Purdue University 2009 $450,000
43 University of Wisconsin 2009 $437,000
44 UC Berkeley 2010 $436,800
45 Texas A&M University 2010 $427,083
46 University of Oregon 2009 $425,700
47 (tie) University of Kansas 2010 $425,000
47 (tie) Indiana University 2009 $425,000
49 Iowa State University 2010 $423,316
50 University of North Carolina 2010 $420,000
51 University of Florida 2009 $416,161
52 UC Los Angeles 2010 $416,000
53 (tie) Stony Brook University (SUNY) 2009 $400,000
53 (tie) UC Davis 2010 $400,000
55 University of Illinois 2009 $395,500
56 (tie) UC Irvine 2010 $392,200
56 (tie) UC San Diego 2010 $392,200
58 University of Colorado 2010 $359,000
59 University of Missouri 2010 $324,383
60 UC Santa Barbara 2010 $315,000
61 University of Nebraska 2010 $305,825

Provosts

Rank Institution Year Salary
1 University of Virginia 2010 $706,800
2 New York University 2008 $550,376
3 University of Rochester 2008 $518,720
4 Ohio State University 2010 $517,500
5 University of Southern California 2008 $511,164
6 Stanford University 2008 $497,540
7 University of Pennsylvania 2008 $484,669
8 Johns Hopkins University 2008 $481,555
9 Emory University 2008 $480,527
10 Columbia University 2008 $478,991
11 University of Chicago 2008 $476,526
12 Vanderbilt University 2008 $467,612
13 Princeton 2008 $453,740
14 Rutgers University 2009 $450,000
15 Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2008 $448,893
16 Northwestern University 2008 $448,643
17 Duke University 2008 $446,027
18 Yale University 2008 $442,510
19 Washington University in St Louis 2008 $436,626
20 California Institute of Technology 2008 $418,720
21 Syracuse University 2008 $414,946
22 Pennsylvania State University 2010 $410,010
23 University of Washington 2009 $409,896
24 Carnegie Mellon University 2008 $407,190
25 Case Western University 2008 $403,578
26 Rice University 2008 $398,513
27 Brown University 2008 $374,248
28 University of Texas 2011 $369,925
29 University of Michigan 2009 $366,331
30 UC Los Angeles 2011 $366,000
31 University of Pittsburgh 2010 $352,000
32 (tie) UC Davis 2011 $350,000
32 (tie) UC San Diego 2011 $350,000
32 (tie) University of Iowa 2010 $350,000
32 (tie) University of Kansas 2010 $350,000
32 (tie) Texas A&M University 2009 $350,000
32 (tie) University of Arizona 2010 $350,000
32 (tie) University of North Carolina 2009 $350,000
39 Stony Brook University (SUNY) 2009 $347,395
40 University of Minnesota 2010 $340,750
41 Michigan State University 2009 $340,000
42 Tulane University 2008 $338,000
43 Iowa State University 2009 $326,581
44 Cornell University 2008 $315,939
45 UC Berkeley 2010 $309,100
46 Purdue University 2008 $309,000
47 University of Oregon 2010 $306,800
48 UC Irvine 2011 $301,500
49 (tie) University of Florida 2009 $300,000
49 (tie) University of Maryland 2010 $300,000
51 Indiana University 2009 $293,440
52 University of Buffalo (SUNY) 2010 $272,875
53 UC Santa Barbara 2011 $267,900
54 Brandies University 2008 $261,099
55 University of Missouri 2009 $255,695
56 University of Illinois 2009 $254,095
57 University of Wisconsin 2009 $248,100
58 University of Nebraska 2010 $234,785
University of Colorado no info
Georgia Institute of Technology no info
Harvard University no info