Christopher Kennedy en U Of I President Gets Pay Raise <p>The University of Illinois is giving President Bob Easter a $90,000 bonus and a pay raise. &nbsp;<br>University trustees approved the bonus and raise for Easter at their regular board meeting Thursday in Urbana. &nbsp;<br>The bonus is part of a new incentive-based compensation plan for Easter. The bonus was based on the three-campus university system reaching set goals for cost reduction, enrollment and other factors under Easter. &nbsp;<br>Easter's base pay will increase 2.75 percent to $462,375. Most university employees are getting 2.75 percent raises. &nbsp; Thu, 12 Sep 2013 20:02:03 +0000 Associated Press 8793 at U Of I President Gets Pay Raise