The comic strip, “Piled Higher & Deeper” (aka PhD) recently highlighted the comparative average salaries of folks in the “academic” profession. It’s un-stinking-believable that university presidents make $320,616/year! My goodness. What do University Presidents do anyway? I mean, it’s the deans and faculty that do all the work (not to mention the librarians). 😉
Addendum: In case you were wondering, here’s where the librarians stack up in the academic world.