Iowa State University President Steven Leath is receiving a five-percent pay increase, boosting his annual salary to $525, 000.
At its meeting in Ames, the State Board of Regents also extended Leath’s Iowa State appointment to 2020.
During that five-years, Leath also will receive an extra $125,000 in deferred compensation,.
The Regents also approved boosting University of Northern Iowa President William Ruud’s pay by two-and-one-half-percent. He’ll now be paid $348,000 annually, with an extra $75,000 in deferred compensation through 2017.