Special Report

Highest Paid CEOs of the Year

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5. John J. Legere
> Company: T-Mobile US (TMUS)
> Annual compensation: $66.5 million
> Company revenue: $43.3 billion
> CEO pay vs. median employee salary: 1,116x

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4. Safra A. Catz
> Company: Oracle (ORCL)
> Annual compensation: $108.3 million
> Company revenue: $39.5 billion
> CEO pay vs. median employee salary: 1,205x

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3. Nikesh Arora
> Company: Palo Alto Networks (PANW)
> Annual compensation: $125.1 million
> Company revenue: $2.9 billion
> CEO pay vs. median employee salary: 64x

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2. David M. Zaslav
> Company: Discovery (DISC.A)
> Annual compensation: $129.5 million
> Company revenue: $10.6 billion
> CEO pay vs. median employee salary: 1,511x

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1. Elon Musk
> Company: Tesla (TSLA)
> Annual compensation: $2.3 billion
> Company revenue: $21.5 billion
> CEO pay vs. median employee salary: 40,668x