The Highest Paid Person In Tech Makes A Whopping $78.4 Million

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CNN put together a list of the highest paid executives in tech.

Mark Hurd, co-president of Oracle and former CEO of Hewlett-Packard makes $78.4 million, nudging out Larry Ellison for the number one spot.According to CNN, his cash compensation is $10 million; his stock and options are worth $68.4 million.

At Oracle, his base salary is $700,000 with a $7.3 million cash bonus. Hurd also left HP with a massive severance package.

To read about the other 14 highest paid tech executives, head over to CNN >>

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