Poll: Are We Overpaying the Presidents of NJ’s Public Colleges, Universities?

NJ Spotlight News | May 26, 2016 | Polling
The price of public education keeps climbing. Are six-figure pay packages for college and university presidents an appropriate payday?

NJ Spotlight this week highlighted the salaries and benefits awarded the presidents of our public colleges and universities. They range from salaries of $676,000 for Robert Barchi, who heads up Rutgers University, to substantial compensation at other schools. But extraordinary benefits can ensure multimillion-dollar payments after they step down.

# Do you think these individuals are due this compensation?

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