Revealed: The most 'overpaid' CEOs in America - from the shareholders' perspective
As CEO compensation continues to balloon much faster than the rate of the average worker's salary, more people are asking what merits such a big payday for the people at the top.
A new report lists the most 'overpaid' CEOs in America, compiled based on two factors: The first is a calculation of what a CEO's pay should be based on total shareholder returns; and the second is the proportion of shareholders who voted to approve a top executive's pay.
Topping the list for 2019 was Ronald F. Clark, CEO of FleetCor Technologies, Inc., with more than $52.6 million in compensation in 2018. He did not make the list last year. Read Full Article - Daily Mail, March 4, 2019