No. 1: William R. Brody

University of PennsylvaniaJohns Hopkins University
William R. Brody, at left, stepped down at at Johns Hopkins University in 2009 after 13 years as president. That year, he made $3,821,886, according to the Chronicle, a 349 percent increase over the previous year. His was the second-highest salary listed in the publication's survey, though much... Amy Davis, Baltimore Sun