Winners of CEO jackpot! Top 12 paid $654M

April 15, 2015 5:44 PM

72 0

What’s more lucrative: Winning the lottery or being a CEO? The payout is closer than you might think.

The 12 best-paid active CEOs of S&P 500 all together were paid $654 million in fiscal 2014, according to a USA TODAY analysis of proxy statements filed as of April 14 and recorded by S&P Capital IQ. That total payout — shared by 12 CEOs — is just shy of the world’s largest lottery jackpot: $656 mill...

Read more

To category page