Top 10 earners
The Wichita Eagle has obtained a list of annual pay rates for employees at Kansas’ six public universities during its last fiscal year (July 2012 to June 2013). Here are the Top 10 earners at each school for that time. KU Medical Center employees are listed separately.
NameJob descriptionAnnual pay rateEmporia State University Michael D. Shonrock President $226,153.87Emporia State University Teresa A. Mehring Professor $150,158.03Emporia State University John C. Rich Associate Professor $148,480.06Emporia State University Raymond A. Hauke Vice President $147,673.11Emporia State University James E. Williams Vice President $139,193.08Emporia State University Gwendolyn J. Alexander Provost/Vice President $134,069.56Emporia State University Michael R. Lane Professor $131,240.35Emporia State University Jack L. Sterrett Professor $123,432.03Emporia State University Marie C. Miller Dean $123,323.52Emporia State University Barbara Wheeling Associate Professor $121,720.26 Fort Hays State University Edward H. Hammond Appointive State Agency Head $255,199.94Fort Hays State University Lawrence V. Gould Provost/Professor $160,770.06Fort Hays State University Michael W. Barnett V P/Bus Mgr (temp)-College/Uni $149,155.08Fort Hays State University Kenneth R. Neuhauser Professor $146,071.52Fort Hays State University Gavin D. Buffington Associate Professor $137,400.44Fort Hays State University Carl D. Parker Professor $135,262.07Fort Hays State University Mark C. Bannister Assistant to the Chancellor/President $131,829.80Fort Hays State University Paul E. Adams Professor $130,258.20Fort Hays State University Paul E. Phillips Professor $129,251.54Fort Hays State University Rory L. Terry Associate Professor $128,098.76 Kansas State University Kirk H. Schulz President $406,002.12Kansas State University John A. Currie Director $401,947.60Kansas State University Ali R. Malekzadeh Dean-Professor $336,158.52Kansas State University April C. Mason Provost/Professor $313,854.84Kansas State University John R. English Dean-Professor $259,562.59Kansas State University Kenneth R. Stafford Vice Provost $258,053.74Kansas State University Peter K. Dorhout Dean $253,203.14Kansas State University Ralph C. Richardson Dean $253,104.00Kansas State University Daniel C. Richardson Executive Assistant $249,536.30Kansas State University Roger B. Fingland Associate Dean/Professor $236,541.54 Pittsburg State University Steven A. Scott President $263,145.72Pittsburg State University Lynette Olson Provost/Professor $163,115.03Pittsburg State University John D. Patterson Vice President $152,539.53Pittsburg State University Paul W. Grimes Dean-Professor $144,620.03Pittsburg State University J.B. Hodson Vice President $143,410.58Pittsburg State University Bruce D. Dallman Dean-Professor $135,004.48Pittsburg State University Howard W. Smith Dean-Professor $132,184.00Pittsburg State University Michael Muoghalu University Professor $131,624.22Pittsburg State University Karl R. Kunkel Dean-Professor $131,300.00Pittsburg State University David W. O'Bryan University Professor $130,036.35 University of Kansas Sheahon Zenger Director Major Division/School $450,000.00University of Kansas Bernadette Gray-Little Chancellor $432,650.00University of Kansas Jeffrey Vitter Executive Vice Chancellor/Provost $401,000.00University of Kansas Neelima Bendapudi Dean-Professor $360,000.00University of Kansas Steve Warren Vice Chancellor-Professor $295,750.00University of Kansas Danny Anderson Dean-Professor $277,250.00University of Kansas Stephen Mazza Dean-Professor $261,500.00University of Kansas Mike Baltezor Director $258,186.00University of Kansas Kenneth Audus Dean-Professor $243,000.00University of Kansas John Colombo Director/Professor $226,288.00 University of Kansas Medical Center Doug A. Girod Executive Vice Chancellor $687,000.08University of Kansas Medical Center Matthew S. Mayo Chairperson-Professor $475,498.92University of Kansas Medical Center Buddhadeb Dawn Professor $408,152.94University of Kansas Medical Center Steven W. Stites Chairperson-Professor $402,480.00University of Kansas Medical Center Garold O. Minns Dean $400,000.12University of Kansas Medical Center John E. Sutphin Jr. Chairperson-Professor $360,059.96University of Kansas Medical Center John E. Unruh Associate Professor $358,679.88University of Kansas Medical Center Terance T. Tsue Professor $354,734.90University of Kansas Medical Center Chet D. Johnson Chairperson-Professor $344,191.90University of Kansas Medical Center Parvesh Kumar Chairperson-Professor $339,114.88 Wichita State University John W. Bardo President $330,000.00Wichita State University Donald L. Beggs President Emeritus/Consultant to the President $282,150.00Wichita State University John S. Tomblin Interim Vice President Research/Tech/Prof $271,712.00Wichita State University Ravindra Pendse VP Info Tech/Exec Dir/Prof $265,000.00Wichita State University Douglas A. Hensler Dean and Professor $256,250.00Wichita State University Peter A. Cohen Dean and Professor $205,003.00Wichita State University Ted D. Ayres Vice President $195,775.00Wichita State University Mary L. Herrin Vice President $190,650.00Wichita State University Keith H. Pickus Interim Provost & Professor $190,650.00Wichita State University Jody M. Adams Head Coach $186,550.00