Inside CIO paychecks

Bonuses, stock awards and executive perks boost pay for CIOs and senior IT leaders
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Ever wonder what payday is like for CIOs at giant global companies? It’s not easy to find out, since public companies are only obligated to report compensation data for the CEO, CFO and three highest-paid executive officers. Network World scoured the proxy statements of the 500 largest U.S. companies to find instances where a CIO or senior IT executive ranks among a company’s top-tier executive officers. We found 25. Check out the details on their multi-million pay packages, which include six-figure salaries, cash bonuses, stock awards, and perks. (For more details on data collection, see the last slide)

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