• It’s A Good Time To Be A CEO. Everyone Else? Not So...
    Fast Company - Jul 22
    So here’s something to make you cry in your coffee: If you think CEO salaries seem out of step with the wages of the employees who work for them, you’re right. They’re way out of step. Even worse? They may have nothing... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Narcissistic CEOs Get Paid The Most
    Forbes - Jul 9
    M. Wilson, an executive at enterprise software maker Oracle, once said of his CEO Larry Ellison, “The difference between God and Larry Ellison: God doesn’t think he’s Larry Ellison.” Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • Are CEOs Paid Too Much?
    CEO.com - Jun 11
    It’s good to be a CEO in 2014. New reports reveal that the median CEO pay crossed $10 million in 2013, propelling the number into eight figures. In fact, last year was the first year CEO pay rose after a long dip during... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Median CEO Pay Over $10 Million
    ABC News - May 27
    Propelled by a soaring stock market, the median pay package for a CEO rose above eight figures for the first time last year. The head of a typical large public company earned a record $10.5 million, an increase of 8.8... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Target’s Ousted CEO Pay Too High
    USA Today - May 19
    Bowing to shareholder complaints that Target CEO Gregg Steinhafel's pay was too high, Target's board of directors slashed his 2013 compensation by 37% and said the since-fired executive will have to pay back more than $5.4... Read »
    2 months ago
  • CVS Has Largest CEO-To-Worker Pay Disparity Among Top...
    Fortune - May 16
    You would have to combine the wages of more than 400 CVS Caremark employees to match the salary of the company's CEO, Larry Merlo. CVS has the greatest disparity between CEO pay and the median wage of its employees among the... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Sony’s CEO Taking A 50% Pay Cut
    IGN - May 13
    Ex-PlayStation chief and current CEO and President of Sony – Kaz Hirai – is preparing to take a 50 percent pay cut while declining his annual bonus, according to The Wall Street Journal. Other unnamed high-level Sony... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Coke Under Fire For Exorbitant Executive Pay
    Fortune - May 12
    Over the past three years, Alexis Herman, a Coca-Cola director and a member of the drink company's executive compensation committee, has received $2.9 million for her board work. Not all of it's from Coke. Herman is also on... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Chipotle’s CEOs Made A Baffling Amount Of Money...
    Business Insider - May 6
    Chipotle's business is booming, and the burrito chain's co-CEOs are being paid handsomely for it. Steve Ells and Monty Moran made a combined $58 million last year, according to James Covert at The New York Post. Read »
    2 months ago
  • The 10 Highest-Paid Hotel CEOs
    Business Insider - May 2
    Perhaps for Steve Wynn’s next Wynn Resorts’ commercial he’ll begin with his trademark, “Hello, I’m Steve Wynn,” and then add, “I made $19.6 million in total compensation in 2013 as chairman and CEO of Wynn... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Top-Paid U.S. CEO Emerges With $142M Pay Package
    Bloomberg - Apr 30
    Cheniere Energy (LNG) Inc.’s Charif Souki emerged as the highest paid U.S. executive in 2013, receiving $142 million and beating Gamco Investors (GBL) Inc.’s Mario Gabelli and Och-Ziff Capital (OZM) Management Group’s... Read »
    3 months ago
  • LinkedIn CEO Cashes In $179 million
    USA Today - Apr 29
    CEO Jeffrey Weiner gained nearly $180 million, including $169.8 million from stock options and $9.4 million from vested shares. Weiner also received compensation valued at about $49 million, the business-networking website... Read »
    3 months ago
  • How Is CEO Compensation Determined? It’s Complicated
    Fox Business - Apr 23
    CEOs of S&P 500 companies earned an average of $9.6 million a year in 2011. But what exactly did they do to warrant such hefty paychecks? The answer to that question is the subject of a new study that explores the connection... Read »
    3 months ago
  • It’s Time To Rein In Grossly Overpaid CEOs
    Aljazeera America - Apr 21
    Last week The New York Times ran an article on the pay of top corporate executives in 2013. It reported that the CEOs of major U.S. corporations continue to do quite well. At the top of the charts we find Oracle chief... Read »
    3 months ago
  • 8 CEOs Who Took A Pay Cut In 2013
    Fortune - Apr 15
    Median CEO pay inched up 9% in 2013 to $13.9 million. But not everyone got a bump last year. Here are eight CEOs who missed out. Read »
    3 months ago