As the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman at General Motors, Daniel Akerson earned a total compensation of $7,702,743 in 2011, which increased by 204.77% compared to 2010.

Of this total, $1,700,000 was earned as salary, $5,947,229 was awarded as stock, and $55,514 came from all other compensation.

Mr. Akerson was elected Chairman and CEO on January 1, 2011. He has been a member of the GM Board since July 2009.

Daniel Akerson worked with Christopher Liddell, David Reilly, Thomas Stephens, Stephen Girsky, and Daniel Ammann at General Motors in 2011.

Year Adjustment

The company's fiscal year, which ended on December 31, actually covered the majority of year 2011. This website therefore treated this period as year 2011.

Compensation Data Fiscal Year Ends: Dec 31
  • Salary$1,700,000
  • Stock Awards$5,947,229
  • Other$55,514
  • Total$7,702,743
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