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The Envy List: Highest Paid Association Staffers

Continuing with our preview of National Journal's biennial salary survey, here's the list of the highest paid association staffers:

  • Jeff Pash -- National Football League -- $6,279,000
  • Paul Schyve -- Joint Commission -- $2,664,215
  • James P. Donovan -- Financial Industry Regulatory Authority -- $2,034,771
  • Debra T. Ballen* -- American Insurance Association -- $2,001,040
  • Agnes Warfield -- U.S. Chamber of Commerce -- $1,900,521
  • Peter Morris -- National Rural Electric Cooperative Association -- $1,836,716
  • Richard Berthelsen -- National Football League Players Association -- $1,721,474
  • Diane Pelavin -- American Institutes for Research -- $1,556,396
  • Robert G. Pickel -- International Swaps and Derivatives Association -- $1,474,645
  • Henry Courtright -- Electric Power Research Institute -- $1,463,486

*No longer with the association.    
Total compensation includes deferred compensation, benefits and bonuses.
All figures are based on the most recent IRS filings. 

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