2014 CEO Pay Study: 100 Highest-Paid CEOs

by Christopher Freeburn | May 27, 2014 11:46 am

2014 CEO Pay Study: 100 Highest-Paid CEOs

It’s no secret that the CEOs of major corporations make a hefty amount every year, and that CEO pay packages are getting higher.

money suit 600 300x164 2014 CEO Pay Study: 100 Highest Paid CEOs[1]The New York Times and research firm Equilar have compiled the list of 100 chief executives with the highest CEO pay last year[2].

Here are the top 10 biggest CEO pay packages:

  1. Lawrence J. Ellison, CEO, Oracle (ORCL[3]), $78.4 million
  2. Robert A. Iger, Chairman & CEO, Walt Disney (DIS[4]), $34.3 million
  3. K. Rupert Murdoch, Chairman & CEO, Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA[5]), $26.1 million
  4. David M. Cote, Chairman & CEO, Honeywell (HON[6]), $25.4 million
  5. David N. Farr, Chairman & CEO, Emerson Electric, $25.3 million
  6. W. James McNerney, Jr., Chairman & CEO, Boeing (BA[7]), $23.3 million
  7. Alan R. Mulally, President & CEO, Ford (F[8]), $23.2 million
  8. Larry J. Merlo, President & CEO, CVS Caremark (CVS[9]), $22.9 million
  9. Paal Kibsgaard, CEO, Schumberger, $22 million
  10. Kenneth I. Chenault, Chairman & CEO, American Express (AXP[10]), $21.7 million

You can find the entire list of the top 100 CEO pay packages here[11].

Endnotes:
  1. [Image]: http://investorplace.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/money-suit-600.jpg
  2. the highest CEO pay last year: http://www.equilar.com/nytimes/the-new-york-times-100-highest-paid-ceos
  3. ORCL: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=ORCL
  4. DIS: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=DIS
  5. FOXA: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=FOXA
  6. HON: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=HON
  7. BA: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=BA
  8. F: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=F
  9. CVS: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=CVS
  10. AXP: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=AXP
  11. here: http://www.equilar.com/nytimes/the-new-york-times-100-highest-paid-ceos

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