2012 Executive Pay Rankings: All Sectors

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Robert Mansfield Apple Vice President $85540637
George D. Yancopoulos Regeneron Chief Scientific Officer, Group President $81551448
Lawrence J. Ellison Oracle Chief Executive Officer $78440657
Elon Musk Tesla Motors Chairman, Chief Executive Officer $78150010
D. Bruce Sewell Apple Chief Legal Officer, Vice President $68989812
Mario J. Gabelli Gamco Investors Chairman, Chief Executive Officer $68970486
Jeffrey E. Williams Apple Vice President $68691612
Peter Oppenheimer Apple Chief Financial Officer, Vice President $68591562
Robert A. Kotick Activision Blizzard Chief Executive Officer, President $64942306
Leslie Moonves CBS Chief Executive Officer, President $62157026
Nikesh Arora Google Chief Business Officer, Vice President $51145868
David M. Zaslav Discovery Communications Chief Executive Officer, President $49932867
Richard M. Bracken HCA Holdings Chairman, Chief Executive Officer $46359246
Ray R. Irani Occidental Petroleum Chairman $45609020
Mark V. Hurd Oracle President $43592574
Safra A. Catz Oracle Chief Financial Officer, President $43590605
James Q. Crowe Level 3 Communications Chief Executive Officer $40708970
Rex W. Tillerson Exxon Mobil Chairman, Chief Executive Officer $40266501
Robert A. Iger Walt Disney Chairman, Chief Executive Officer $40227848
Henrique de Castro Yahoo Chief Operating Officer $39184112
Patrick Pichette Google Chief Financial Officer, Vice President $38741106
Paul A. Ricci Nuance Communications Chief Executive Officer $37077679
Samuel J. Palmisano International Business Machines Former Executive $37074273
Marissa A. Mayer Yahoo Chief Executive Officer $36615404
Lawrence D. Kingsley Pall Corp Chief Executive Officer, President $33862509
Philippe P. Dauman Viacom Chief Executive Officer, President $33450824
Hamilton E. James Blackstone Chief Operating Officer, President $33273924
David M. Cote Honeywell Chairman, Chief Executive Officer $33247178
John S. Watson Chevron Chairman, Chief Executive Officer $32227122
Michael A.J. Farrell Annaly Capital Management Former Executive $32016284
Thomas Kurian Oracle Vice President $31635712
Sumner M. Redstone CBS Chairman, Founder $31326715
David C. Drummond Google Chief Legal Officer, Vice President $31301858
William R. Berkley W. R. Berkley Chairman, Chief Executive Officer $31296780
John R. Strangfeld Prudential Financial Chairman, Chief Executive Officer $30693655
Muhtar Kent Coca-Cola Chairman, Chief Executive Officer $30460186
Louis C. Camilleri Philip Morris International Chairman, Chief Executive Officer $30304091
Leonard S. Schleifer Regeneron Chief Executive Officer, President $30047097
K. Rupert Murdoch Twenty-First Century Fox Chairman, Chief Executive Officer $30022292
William C. Weldon Johnson & Johnson Former Executive $29838259
John J. Donahoe eBay Chief Executive Officer, President $29705081
Brian L. Roberts Comcast Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President $29124014
Howard Schultz Starbucks Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President $28909773
Irene B. Rosenfeld Mondelez Chairman, Chief Executive Officer $28811314
Stephen I. Chazen Occidental Petroleum Chief Executive Officer, President $28519053
Kenneth I. Chenault American Express Chairman, Chief Executive Officer $28491734
Michael Rapino Live Nation Chief Executive Officer, Director, President $28479535
James A. Skinner McDonald's Former Executive $27741408
Louis R. Chenevert United Technologies Chairman, Chief Executive Officer $27562325
Robert J. Stevens Lockheed Martin Chairman, Chief Executive Officer $27549444