Penn State President Eric Barron will be paid a base salary of $800,000 — double what he earned at Florida State — with annual incentives of $200,000 and a $1 million payment at the end of his five-year contract.
Penn State President Eric Barron will be paid a base salary of $800,000 — double what he earned at Florida State — with annual incentives of $200,000 and a $1 million payment at the end of his five-year contract. CDT file photo
Penn State President Eric Barron will be paid a base salary of $800,000 — double what he earned at Florida State — with annual incentives of $200,000 and a $1 million payment at the end of his five-year contract. CDT file photo

Column | As college presidents earn big bucks, students pay more and get less

June 03, 2014 12:37 AM