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19 Public University Heads Made One Million Dollars or More in 2019

Tuesday, July 21, 2020  
Posted by: Kathy Radford
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Michael T. Nietzel, Education Writer:

Last year, 19 presidents or chancellors of public universities made one million dollars or more in total compensation. And average total compensation for chief executives of public institutions reached $544,136, according to recent data assembled byThe Chronicle  of Higher Education,which published its findings this week.

The most total compensation in 2019 for a public university CEO was Mark P. Becker at Georgia State University, who made $2,806,517.

He was followed by: