Jewish Federation of St. Louis

Location: Saint Louis , MO

Category: Federation

Andrew Rehfeld

President & CEO

The Jewish Federation of St. Louis works to enrich, preserve and unify the region’s Jewish community. Its annual community campaign is the Federation’s main source of funds, which help support 30 local and 21 national agencies, services and programs. As part of its mission to facilitate the St. Louis community’s engagement with Israel, it established a sister-city partnership with Yokneam-Megiddo, southeast of Haifa.

Before being appointed president and CEO of the Jewish Federation of St. Louis in 2013, Andrew Rehfeld was an associate professor of political science at Washington University. He also served as the university’s director of undergraduate studies for the political science department and as chairman of the undergraduate disciplinary body. During his tenure there, Rehfeld served as a board and executive committee member of the Jewish Community Relations Council and the Hillel. He holds a doctorate in political science from the University of Chicago.


Institution Total Expenses: $16,770,947

Employees: 58

Salary: $273,703


Institution Total Expenses: $17,535,779

Employees: 59

Salary: $275,4729


Institution Total Expenses: $16,770,947

Employees: 58

Salary: $273,703

Underpaid by: 16%


Institution Total Expenses: $17,840,567

Salary: $269,3669


Salary: $258,8186


Salary: $250,0007

  • 1Interim head of organization
  • 2Data from 2012
  • 3Data from 2011
  • 4Data from 2010
  • 5Data from 2009
  • 6Data from 2008
  • 7Data from 2007
  • 8Includes payment from SWC Museum Corp.
  • 9Predecessor's salary
  • 10Partial year
  • 11Not a 501(c)3
  • 12Annualized
  • 13Position currently vacant
  • 14As per Form 990, JNF declined to comment
  • 15Base salary
  • 16Data from president-elect period
  • 172010 Employees
  • 18Legally exempt from public disclosure of salary
  • 19Highest paid professional, not CEO
  • 20Paid from two related organizations
  • 21Data from 2013
  • 22Data from 2014
  • 23Data from 2015
  • 24Includes a one-time honorarium of $55,000
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