Seven of the 30 largest U.S. firms paid more money to their CEOs last year than they paid in U.S. federal income taxes, according to a study.» Read More
As compensation consultants have become more popular in determining pay, chief executives’ paychecks have actually grown. The NYT reports.
Robert Monks and Nell Minow work to hold executives of publicly traded companies accountable to shareholders, USA Today reports.
Here's what Marie McIntyre imagines Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's daughters might say to him about their careers.
The pay gap between CEOs and the rest of the workforce is widening in Britain, with FTSE 100 bosses earning 120 times more than average employees.
Burberry shareholders rejected a 20 million pound remuneration package for its new chief executive, Christopher Bailey. The Financial Times reports.
Morgan Stanley wants to pay out a smaller portion of wealth management revenue to the retail brokers who generate it, in a move to cut costs.
Zynga shares are down more than 21 percent, but that didn't stop the company's board from approving CEO Don Mattrick $57,814,391 pay package.
CNBC's Mary Thompson runs down the new list of the highest paid CEO's in 2013.
Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, discusses several of this year's themes at Yale's 77th annual CEO summit, including activist investors and executive compensation.
Wal-Mart fired back at a prominent proxy advisory firm that critiqued the company's executive pay plan and how it's handled a bribery probe.
Investors rejected the pay plans of 10 of the world's biggest banks as anger over excessive bonuses soared in both Britain and the United States.
The median pay package for a CEO rose above eight figures for the first time last year.
Here are the 10 highest-paid CEOs of 2013, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive pay research firm.
How do you make big banks safer? Here's an idea: Pay executives in long-term bonds.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow, and Richard Brodsky, Demos senior fellow, discuss the ethics of huge speaking fees which former presidents and government officials receive once they leave office.
Minimum wage protests resulted in more than 100 arrests at McDonald's corporate campus near Chicago yesterday and more protests are expected today, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.
JPMorgan Chase shareholders voted overwhelmingly to elect all of the company's directors and also endorsed its compensation to executives in 2013.
The highest-paid president of a public college or university was Ohio State's E. Gordon Gee, according to a study. How much did he make?
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the highest paid female CEO is Lockheed Martin's Marillyn Hewson. A look at how other female leaders compare.
The abrupt firing of New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson was about her management style and not a disagreement over pay, the publisher said.