If you've ever been curious about the salaries of some of the top executives at Media Matters for America, the progressive media watchdog group financed by George Soros, here you go.
The Poynter Institute, which provides resources and training for journalists, posted the salaries (after looking at the non-profits 990 tax form) of some of Media Matters' top talent. According to IRS reports from the end of 2009,* Media Matters had net assets of $2,774,565 and listed the following annual salaries:
David Brock, chairman and CEO: $286,804
Eric Burns, president: $240,579
Tate Williams, chief of staff: $162,812
Eric Boehlert, senior fellow: $115,000
Ari Rabin-Havt, vice president of communications and strategy: $134,484
Poynter also has the 2010 salaries for the conservative Media Research Center, which you can view here.
*The organization's 2010 numbers have not yet been posted at Guidestar.org, according to Poynter.