just published magazine Good luck, an article by Maria Espan and Scott De Carlo, which I recommend to all readers. These two journalists do a great job of making a list of 10 highest paid CEOs (Chief Executive Officer – CEO), 10 most overrated and 10 lowest rated.
In the United States the information is public and you can get it from data published by listed companies or from company reports.
To define his assessment level, he has used a very interesting method, which is worth reading and understanding.
But let’s talk about the 10 highest paid CEOs, who they are and what companies they run, what they bill and the profit they make for their companies.
That was undoubtedly the best payout. He is 50 years old, born in South Africa and is the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX. These days he’s all over the cover on Twitter for his proposal and the position he’s holding this company to reveal his reality. the user. Musk has no fixed salary, but receives shares based on the company’s results. In 2021, it stockpiled its shares and received $23.5 billion for its sale. Furthermore, he is the CEO of SpaceX, where he does exactly the same thing. He has no salary, he only gets shares based on the results.
He is probably also known as Musk, though lesser media. He replaced Steve Jobs at Apple and was, undoubtedly, successful in taking Apple to the top. Today it is the company with the largest market capitalization in the world. By the time Musk’s actions came into force, Cook was the highest-paid executive in the world. In 2021 he received, for all concepts, $770 million.
It is a co-founder of Taiwan-born Nvidia, a semiconductor company based in Santa Clara, California. He has been among the highest paid executives in the world since 2007 and received $561 million in 2021.
He is the co-founder of Netflix and has managed to take Netflix to the top of the streaming world. Although at the moment he is paying dearly for his waking instincts, in most of his latest series, he still received $453 million.
He is unknown in Europe. He is the co-founder of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, a New York state-based biotech company, and his salary totals $453 million.
He is the co-founder of Salesforce, one of the most valuable cloud software companies for the quality of its services, although it is the one that earns the least of these 10 companies. Mark received a total of $ 439 million.
He is the CEO of Microsoft. He has held the position since 2012 and replaced Steve Ballmer, who nearly managed to sink his company. Satya has succeeded in transforming Microsoft and is today the world’s No. 1 company in cloud services. His remuneration was $309 million.
Activision’s CEO since 1991, when he bought part of the company’s shares, which is dedicated to the creation of interactive video games for consoles and computers. Robert was the creator of the famous game Call of Duty, which became the best-selling game in the world. His remuneration was $297 million.
He is the CEO of Broadcom Inc., one of the leading semiconductor manufacturing companies. Hawke has entered the list of highest-paid CEOs since 2017. It received $288 million in 2021.
She is currently the only woman on the list of the 10 best paid in the world, she is the co-CEO of Oracle since 2014, replacing founder Larry Ellis. Safra is the lowest-paid company on this list, earning $239 million.
How can we see in the list of highest paid CEO, there is only one womanFrom which it is clear that there is no quota in USA to be a well paid CEO.
5 out of 10 CEOs were born in the United States, two Chinese speakers, Jensen Huang, born in Taiwan and Hock Tan, born in Malaysia, one South African, Elon Musk, one born in India, Satya Nadella and one Israeli , Safra Katz, who demonstrates the possibilities of becoming CEOs of American companies without being born in the country.
If we visit the Spanish IBEX 35, I think it will be difficult to find a single foreigner as the head of Spanish companies on IBEX, but that will be a subject for another analysis at some point.
What is certain is that, for the time being, it still holds that the United States is a land of opportunities.
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