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Pitino the highest paid coach in the 2011 NCAA Tournament

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These stats were compiled by USA Today. The  dollar figures in the last four columns, in order from left to right, are bonus, total pay, non-university pay, and salary.

Louisville Rick Pitino $6,100,000 $1,431,378 $7,531,378 $575,000
Duke Mike Krzyzewski $4,195,519 NA $4,195,519 NA
Kentucky John Calipari $3,800,000 $117,000 $3,917,000 $850,000
Kansas Bill Self $3,375,656 $240,000 $3,615,656 $425,000
Florida Billy Donovan $3,575,400 $0 $3,575,400 $487,583
Michigan State Tom Izzo $3,090,000 $475,000 $3,565,000 $350,000
Ohio State Thad Matta $2,542,000 $107,000 $2,649,000 $320,000
Arizona Sean Miller $1,950,000 $355,805 $2,305,805 $985,000
Connecticut Jim Calhoun $2,300,000 NA $2,300,000 $102,083
Texas Rick Barnes $2,200,000 $0 $2,200,000 $765,000
UCLA Ben Howland $2,010,000 NA $2,010,000 $235,000
Georgetown John Thompson $1,829,757 NA $1,829,757 NA
West Virginia Bob Huggins $1,800,000 $10,000 $1,810,000 $255,000
Villanova Jay Wright $1,803,397 NA $1,803,397 NA
Wisconsin Bo Ryan $1,700,000 $85,865 $1,785,865 $400,000
Michigan John Beilein $1,700,000 $63,820 $1,763,820 $200,000
Vanderbilt Kevin Stallings $1,710,742 NA $1,710,742 NA
North Carolina Roy Williams $1,655,000 NA $1,655,000 $108,332
Texas A&M Mark Turgeon $1,600,000 $5,750 $1,605,750 $166,668
Illinois Bruce Weber $1,500,000 $5,500 $1,505,500 $52,650
Florida State Leonard Hamilton $1,500,000 $3,500 $1,503,500 $575,000
Tennessee Bruce Pearl $1,500,000 NA $1,500,000 NA
Pittsburgh Jamie Dixon $1,389,951 NA $1,389,951 $0
Kansas State Frank Martin $1,368,000 NA $1,368,000 $559,000
Syracuse Jim Boeheim $1,351,751 NA $1,351,751 NA
Georgia Mark Fox $1,300,000 $10,000 $1,310,000 $400,000
Washington Lorenzo Romar $1,297,020 $10,250 $1,307,270 $415,000
Purdue Matt Painter $1,290,284 NA $1,290,284 $1,048,133
UNLV Lon Kruger $1,140,000 $0 $1,140,000 $500,000
Missouri Mike Anderson $1,138,750 $0 $1,138,750 $750,000
Cincinnati Mick Cronin $1,000,000 $8,500 $1,008,500 $480,000
Clemson Brad Brownell $900,000 $23,300 $923,300 $583,333
Gonzaga Mark Few $922,854 NA $922,854 NA
Memphis Josh Pastner $915,000 $0 $915,000 $545,000
Marquette Buzz Williams $876,282 NA $876,282 NA
Notre Dame Mike Brey $781,643 NA $781,643 NA
George Mason Jim Larranaga $605,000 $109,500 $714,500 $460,000
Penn State Ed DeChellis $709,372 NA $709,372 $0
Temple Fran Dunphy $706,000 NA $706,000 NA
Alabama-Birmingham Mike Davis $635,000 $35,000 $670,000 $365,000
Utah State Stew Morrill $551,444 $20,000 $571,444 $120,454
San Diego State Steve Fisher $258,620 $302,000 $560,620 $145,000
Belmont Rick Byrd $498,285 $0 $498,285 $0
Butler Brad Stevens $434,382 NA $434,382 NA
Virginia Commonwealth Shaka Smart $418,000 $6,000 $424,000 $427,794
Richmond Chris Mooney $362,339 NA $362,339 NA
Akron Keith Dambrot $320,000 $0 $320,000 $307,833
Arkansas-Little Rock Steve Shields $183,843 $120,195 $304,038 $10,000
Old Dominion Blaine Taylor $268,000 $1,000 $269,000 $0
California- Santa Barbara Bob Williams $234,270 $0 $234,270 $80,000
Oakland Greg Kampe $167,750 $42,000 $209,750 $75,487
Indiana State Greg Lansing $190,000 $4,500 $194,500 $206,500
Morehead State Donnie Tyndall $174,200 $5,500 $179,700 $111,500
Bucknell Dave Paulsen $166,819 NA $166,819 NA
Texas-San Antonio Brooks Thompson $126,740 $4,000 $130,740 $28,558
Alabama State Lewis Jackson $122,717 $5,000 $127,717 $127,825
North Carolina-Asheville Eddie Biedenbach $100,000 $6,000 $106,000 $0
Northern Colorado B.J. Hill $85,000 $0 $85,000 $25,000