An analysis of the ASX200 has unveiled who the nation’s top earning CEOs are – and just how much they are being paid.
An analysis by the Australian Council of Superannuation Investors (ACSI) has revealed this financial year’s highest earning CEOs.
The top earners raked in $70 million more than the numbers reported by their companies.
The annual CEO pay study uses the ASX200 index to calculate the total value of the remuneration received by the nation’s chief executives.
In 2014, the findings showed that the top ten CEO earnings came to a total of $99.63 million.
Taking the CEOs’ options and shares into account, the total cash and equity value rang in at $171.4 million.
The ten highest paid CEOs over the past year were: