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Harvard endowment chief sees big boost in pay

Harvard University endowment chief Jane Mendillo earned $5.3 million in 2011, up 52 percent from the previous year, the institution disclosed on Wednesday.

The highest-paid manager on Mendillo’s staff at the nation’s largest endowment was again Andrew Wiltshire, who oversees hedge funds and other alternative assets for Harvard. Wiltshire took home $6.6 million, a 20 percent increase from the prior year.

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