CEOs With the Highest Salaries (Photos)

Forget stock and bonuses—these are the executives who earn the largest annual paychecks.

Forget stock and bonuses—these are the executives who earn the largest annual paychecks.

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5. Jeffrey R. Immelt

Company: General Electric
Industry:
Conglomerate
2010 Base Salary:
$3.3 million

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4. Philip B. Flynn

Company: Associated Banc-Corp
Industry:
Financial Services
2010 Base Salary:
$3.5 million

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3. Leslie Moonves

Company: CBS Corp.
Industry:
Media
2010 Base Salary:
$3.5 million

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2. David W. Nelms

Company: Discover Financial
Industry:
Financial Services
2010 Base Salary:
$4.6 million

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1. Rupert Murdoch

Company: News Corp.
Industry:
Media
2010 Base Salary:
$8.1 million