The Pac-12's Larry Scott is the highest paid commissioner in collegiate athletics, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Scott earned more than $3 million in the 2011-12 season.
The newspaper reported the commissioners' salaries off tax records released by the conferences.
Scott received a base salary of $1,575,000, a $1,376,000 bonus and additional compensation of $71,462 for a $3,022,462 total.
Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany made $2.8 million in 2011 and the SEC's Mike Slive was paid $1.6 million.