Factors Affecting Nonprofit Executive Compensation

by Linda M. Lampkin, Senior Nonprofit Compensation Specialist 20. April 2015 12:30
Because of changes in the nonprofit sector in the last few decades, researchers Peter Frumkin, PhD, and Elizabeth K. Keating, CPA, PhD, looked at the relationship between compensation levels and certain characteristics of organizations. Their article, entitled "What Drives Nonprofit Executive Compensation?," is available at the Nonprofit Quarterly and should be of interest to ERI’s Nonprofit Comparables Assessor subscribers and those interested in nonprofit executive compensation. [More]

Information Technology Salary Survey Data Trends: 2013-2014

by Lyle Leritz, Ph.D. 20. January 2015 12:17
Following on the heels of our look at salary survey results for administrative jobs, we take a look at Information Technology (IT) positions to finish up comparisons for salary survey results of major benchmark jobs. [More]

Administrative Salary Survey Data Trends: 2013-2014

by Lyle Leritz, Ph.D. 5. December 2014 14:30
In continuing our year-to-year comparison of salary survey results for major benchmark jobs, we again take a look at administrative positions. [More]

Executive Salary Survey Data Trends: 2013-2014

by Lyle Leritz, Ph.D. 24. November 2014 12:50
In continuing our look at salary trends for executive occupations, this analysis compares salaries between 2013 and 2014 submissions to ERI Salary Surveys for both nonprofit and for-profit reports. For each year, total averages were calculated by job title and included all available data to maximize sample size.
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Tracking Nonprofit Executive Salaries: Recreation/Sports Organizations

by Linda M. Lampkin, Senior Nonprofit Compensation Specialist 27. October 2014 14:22
The discussion of whether or not the NFL should have nonprofit tax-exempt status is heating up again, as proposed federal legislation that would end such exemptions is considered. Currently, the NCAA, NHL and PGA Tour do have similar non-profit status, while Major League Baseball gave up its non-profit status in 2007, and the NBA has never been tax-exempt. Of course, tax-exempt status does not mean that the NFL is considered a charity (serving the public good and accepting tax deductible contributions), just that it is a non-profit trade organization and doesn’t pay corporate income taxes. In fact, the NFL does pay taxes on some of its activities. [More]

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