CEO pay: Sky high gets even higher

  1. CEO pay: Sky high gets even higher
    A new report shows top-dog pay bites shareholders, and alleges war profiteering among some CEOs.

    ...In 2004, the ratio of average CEO pay to the average pay of a production (i.e., non-management) worker was 431-to-1...

    ...the average defense CEO's pay - $11.6 million last year - and that of a military general with 20 years' experience, who makes $168,905. The average private, meanwhile, earns $24,278, including extra combat pay...
    http://money.cnn.com/2005/08/26/news/economy/ceo_pay/
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