Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Location: New York, NY
Category: Advocacy or Public Service

Ami Eden CEO & Editor-in-Chief

The Jewish Telegraphic Agency is a news agency reporting on Jews and Jewish issues around the globe. Founded in 1917, JTA today supplies news content for over 100 Jewish publications in the United States and worldwide. From its headquarters in New York City, JTA oversees correspondents in New York, Washington, D.C., Jerusalem, and other cities. JTA seeks to cover the breadth of Jewish life and has no affiliation with any political movement or branch of Judaism.

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Ami Eden is the CEO and editor-in-chief of the Jewish Telegraphic Agency. He joined JTA as editor-in-chief in 2008 and was appointed CEO in 2010. Eden previously worked as the executive editor of the Jewish Daily Forward and was the founding editor of the Forward website. He also served as an editor at Philadelphia's Jewish Exponent.

2012
Institution Total Expenses $2,160,880
Employees 21
Salary $173,387
Underpaid by 17%
2011
Institution Total Expenses $1,994,703 4
Employees 16 4
Salary $154,000 2
2010
Institution Total Expenses $2,264,258
Salary $140,000 2
2009
Salary $152,250 6
1 Interim head of organization
2 Data from 2012
3 Data from 2011
4 Data from 2010
5 Data from 2009
6 Data from 2008
7 Data from 2007
8 Includes payment from SWC Museum Corp.
9 Predecessor's salary
10 Partial year
11 Not a 501(c)3
12 Annualized
13 Position currently vacant
14 As per Form 990, JNF declined to comment
15 Base salary
16 Data from president-elect period
17 2010 Employees
18 Legally exempt from public disclosure of salary
19 Highest paid professional, not CEO
20 Paid from two related organizations
21 Data from 2013

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