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Salary Watch: UC Santa Barbara

What the Top Employees of UCSB Make


The latest in our Salary Watch series looks at 2009 UCSB wages and benefits.

• Finn Kydland, UCSB’s Jeff Henley Professor of Economics and the 2004 Nobel Prize in Economics co-recipient, took home a salary of $402,696.36.

• David Gross, director of the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics and winner of the 2004 Nobel Prize in physics, had a salary of $399,062.06.

• Michael Gazzaniga, professor of psychology and director of the SAGE Center for the Study of Mind at UCSB, made $387,070.49.

• Chancellor Henry Yang earned $312,494.19, good for fifth-highest at UCSB.

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