Special Report

Highest Paid CEOs of the Year

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10. Richard B. Handler
> Company: Jefferies Financial Group (JEF)
> Annual compensation: $44.7 million
> Company revenue: $5.0 billion (11 months)
> CEO pay vs. median employee salary: 298x

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9. Vivek Shah
> Company: j2 Global (JCOM)
> Annual compensation: $45.1 million
> Company revenue: $1.2 billion
> CEO pay vs. median employee salary: 565x

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8. Fabrizio Freda
> Company: Estée Lauder (EL)
> Annual compensation: $48.2 million
> Company revenue: $14.9 billion
> CEO pay vs. median employee salary: 1,690x

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7. James Heppelmann
> Company: PTC (PTC)
> Annual compensation: $50.0 million
> Company revenue: $1.3 billion
> CEO pay vs. median employee salary: 647x

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6. Robert A. Iger
> Company: Walt Disney (DIS)
> Annual compensation: $65.6 million
> Company revenue: $69.6 billion
> CEO pay vs. median employee salary: 1,424x