Salary increases for top advocates are rising faster than those for association and nonprofit CEOs, with trade group lobbyists the highest paid. To be among the top paid, a registered staff lobbyist needs to earn more than $416,484. Just two years ago, that figure was $333,843.
Executive compensation expert Charles Quatt notes that incentive compensation continues to rise but perks are on the downswing.
CEO to step down after more than two decades at the health insurance industry association and its predecessor; will become CEO of insurer EmblemHealth.