CEOs Are Making Bank Again: Bonuses Skyrocket 31%

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Major corporations are paying CEOs big bucks again, a Hay Group survey has found.”CEO bonuses at 50 major corporations jumped a median of 30.5%, the biggest gain in at least three years,” The Wall Street Journal reports.

Hay Group reviewed companies with at least $4 billion in annual revenue. The CEOs’ 2010 bonuses totaled to $126.1 million, up from $86 million the previous year.

Clorox’s and Starbucks’ CEOs fared particularly well. 

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