Total compensation: $4,781,608
Total compensation: $2,084,027
Former football coach, fired seven years ago.
Total compensation: $2,054,744
Weis was fired two years ago by the University of Kansas, which is paying him $5.6 million in buyout money through the end of this year.
I’ve been told that at Purdue University’s first commencement, the speaker was the governor of Indiana, who delivered himself of this dictum (transcribed freely here into Hoosier dialect): “Edducate a boy and he wunt work.”