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Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Inside CEO paychecks: Who got raises and who knocked Larry Ellison off his perch?

Microsoft fixes 46 flaws in Windows, IE, Office, other products | Software detects fake mobile, Wi-Fi networks

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Inside CEO paychecks
There's a new player at the top of our CEO pay tally, and his $85.8 million pay package far exceeds the $67.3 million Oracle paid Larry Ellison -- who often ranked the highest-paid tech CEO. In the middle of the pack of 50 tech CEOs, median pay was $11.5 million last year. At the low end, just two tech CEOs opted for token $1 salaries. Read More

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Inside CEO paychecks

Who got raises, who took cuts, and who knocked Larry Ellison off his perch as highest paid tech CEO.


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