Telugu pride Satya Nadella earns Rs 525 cr per annum!
Telugu Pride Satya Nadella Earns Rs 525 cr Per Annum. Satya Nadella who made the Telugu community proud after clinching the top post at Microsoft is...
Satya Nadella who made the Telugu community proud after clinching the top post at Microsoft is also the top earning CEO! According to reports, his take home annual salary package is 84.3 million USD!
He has emerged as the the top-billed CEO in the US, as per a new list published by the Equilar 100 CEO Pay Study, an analysis of CEO salaries at the 100 largest public US companies as measured by revenue.
Last year it was topped by Oracle's Larry Ellison, who has been now pushed to the second position by Nadella. Another Indian-origin CEO, Indra Nooyi of PepsiCo, is ranked 19th with USD 19.08 million. Legendary investor Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway is ranked last at 100th position with a total compensation of USD 464,011 million.
Ellison (USD 67.3 million) is followed by Steven Mollenkopf of Qualcomm at the third place on the list with USD 60.7 million. Others in the top-ten include Robert Iger (Walt Disney), Larry Merlo (CVS Health), K Rupert Murdoch (Twenty-First Century Fox), W James McNerney, Jr (Boeing). James Gorman (Morgan Stanley), David Cote (Honeywell International) and Kenneth Chenault (American Express).
Equilar said that the median pay for 100 CEOs was USD 14.3 million, a rise of 5 per cent, in the past year, while base salaries ranged from USD 7.1 million for Rupert Murdoch at 21st Century Fox to nil for Richard Fairbank at Capital One