The Chronicle of Higher Education recently released its survey of
According to the survey, Bobbitt’s total compensation, counting retirement contributions, was $622,800. Good as it might appear, it’s still well short of pay for a top assistant football coach. But pay has improved at UA. In B. Alan Sugg’s last full year as president, according to Chronicle data, he made $294,953. Bobbitt succeeded him in 2011.
Charles Welch, president of Arkansas State University, was well down the list at $361,054.
Lots of interesting data here, including comparisons with other institutions and some comparisons of each university head with other highly paid campus officials plus a breakdown of official pay versus total
Michael McKinney of the Texas A8M system topped the public list at $1.8 million. Nathan Hatch of Wake Forest led the privates at $4 million.