Top pubcasters' salaries listed in newspaper survey

Twenty pubcasters are included in The Chronicle of Philanthropy's executive compensation survey
for the nation's top foundations and charities. Figures reflected end of fiscal 2008.
The Chronicle's survey examined 325 organizations
that are among those raising the most money from private sources in 2008,
as well as grant makers holding the largest assets.

Some 30 percent of the country's nonprofit lea= ders took a pay cut this year, according to the Chronicle. Median compensation for chief executives at the o= rganizations surveyed was $361,538.
The highest paid nonprofit exec is Jame= s J. Mongan of Partners HealthCare System in Boston, whose compensation in = 2008 topped $2.7 million, a 99 percent increase over his 2007 pay.