Executive Compensation at Private and Public Colleges

Source: Brian O’Leary and Joshua Hatch, Chronicle of Higher Education, December 4, 2016

The Chronicle’s executive-compensation package includes the latest data on more than 1,200 chief executives at more than 600 private colleges from 2008-14 and nearly 250 public universities and systems from 2010-15. Hover over bars to show total compensation as well as pay components including base, bonus and retirement. Click bars to see details including other top-paid college employees, how presidents compare with their peers, and how presidential pay looks in context to their institution’s expenses, tuitions and pay for professors. Updated December 4, 2016, with 2014 private college data.
39 Private-College Leaders Earn More Than $1 Million
Source: Dan Bauman, Chronicle of Higher Education, December 4, 2016
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