20 Nonprofit Executives Who Make Big Bucks


T. Timothy Ryan, Securities Industry And Financial Markets Association

According to ERI Economic Research Institute records, Ryan, former president and CEO of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA), made $2.9 million in 2009. That year, SIFMA reported revenue of $65 million. Despite that handsome compensation, Ryan recently stepped down from SIFMA, where he had served as its CEO since 2008. SIFMA represents the interests of hundreds of securities firms, banks and asset managers.