Tag: ceo

Over the past 35 years CEO pay has increased by 937% while average worker pay has increased by 10%

Over the last three decades, CEO compensation grew far faster than that of other highly paid workers, those earning more than 99.9 percent of other wage earners. CEO compensation in 2012 was 4.75 times greater […]

Average CEO Makes In a Day What Average Worker Makes a Year

What exactly were we celebrating our independence from again? In 1965, the average CEO made 20 times the average worker. Now the ratio is 273 to 1, meaning the average CEO makes in a day […]

Congress Secretly Repeals Act That Would Have Kept Excessive Executive Pay in Check

*sigh* Do you see that!? After I read this story and racked my brain the only thing I could bring myself to do was write out an exasperated breath. The news pouring out of Washington […]