Salaries of American Jewish Leaders

Who Earns What

Rank
Executive
Organisation
2011 Salary (* predecessor's salary)
1
Yeshiva University
$879,821
2
Simon Wiesenthal Center
$702,857
3
Anti-Defamation League
$688,280
4
Jewish Community Federation of Cleveland
$644,518
5
Jewish Federations of North America
$612,990
6
American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee
$550,994
7
Republican Jewish Coalition
$525,596
8
American Israel Public Affairs Committee
$506,232
9
American Jewish Committee
$500,916
10
Touro College
$496,019
11
Jewish United Fund/Jewish Federation of Metro Chicago
$496,014
12
The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore
$485,419
13
Jewish Community Centers Association of North America
$468,239
14
UJA Federation of Jewish Philanthropies of New York
$462,000
15
Birthright Israel
$437,934*
16
Zionist Organization of America
$435,050
17
Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia
$430,303
18
Foundation for Jewish Camp
$423,600
19
Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County
$419,899*
20
Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston
$412,556
21
Hadassah
$410,000
22
Conference of Presidents of Major Jewish Organizations
$397,363
23
Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County
$372,172
24
Jewish Federation of Greater Washington
$370,000
25
Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles
$346,500
26
Jewish National Fund
$344,340
27
Brandeis University
$332,705
28
Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life
$308,158*
29
United Jewish Communities of MetroWest New Jersey
$307,604
30
Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco
$305,275
31
Greater Miami Jewish Federation
$297,866
32
American Jewish World Service
$294,866
33
Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta
$291,439*
34
United Jewish Federation of Pittsburgh
$286,714
35
CLAL (National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership)
$282,392
35
CLAL (National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership)
$282,392
35
CLAL (National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership)
$282,392
35
CLAL (National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership)
$282,392
39
Jewish Federation of St. Louis
$275,472*
40
Jewish Federation of St. Louis
$273,703
41
Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit
$254,042
42
National Council of Jewish Women
$238,774
43
Forward Association
$231,522
44
UJA Federation of Northern New Jersey
$230,323*
45
Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs
$230,000
46
Americans for Peace Now
$220,450
47
ORT America
$220,358
48
The Israel Project
$219,167*
49
Bend The Arc
$209,015*
50
J Street
$207,806
51
Association of Jewish Family and Children's Agencies
$205,000
52
Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society
$201,000
53
National Conference on Soviet Jewry
$187,865
54
Workmen's Circle/Arbeter Ring
$185,712
55
Jewish Council for Public Affairs
$182,475
56
Stand With Us
$179,055
57
National Jewish Democratic Council
$171,200
58
Foundation for Jewish Culture
$155,000
59
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
$154,000
60
Hazon
$148,456
61
Agudath Israel of America
$144,152
62
The Center for Jewish History
$143,360
63
American Jewish University
$118,780
64
American Zionist Movement
$107,170
65
Keshet
$71,483
-
Central Conference of American Rabbis (Reform)
n/a
-
Hebrew Union College
n/a
-
Jewish Reconstructionist Federation
n/a
-
Jewish Theological Seminary
n/a
-
National Council of Young Israel
n/a
-
Rabbinical Assembly (Conservative)
n/a
-
Rabbinical Council of America (Orthodox)
n/a
-
Reconstructionist Rabbinical College
n/a
-
Religious Action Center
n/a
-
Torah Umesorah - National Society for Hebrew Day Schools
n/a
-
Union for Reform Judaism
n/a
-
Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America
n/a
-
United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism
n/a

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