CEO Pay up +7% in 2011 Among Early Filers

CEO Pay up +7% in 2011 Among Early Filers

March 20 2012

We recently analyzed compensation data for 100 companies with revenues greater than $1 billion who had CEOs with a minimum tenure of two years.

Among the 100 CEOs in the study group, the study finds that at median:
– Total compensation increased +7%
– Salaries increased +3%
– Bonuses were flat
– Long-term incentives (equity and long-term cash) increased by +9%

Among the same companies over the same period, at median:
– Revenues were up by +11%
– Net Income was up by +17%
– Total shareholder return was flat

 

Press Release:  CEO Pay up +7% in 2011 Among Early Filers
PDF of Chart: Early Filers CEO Compensation Summary