- Viacom's (VIA) top there executives enjoyed a jump in compensation of 28% in 2013 to a total of $102.4M.
- The salary package of Chairman and founder Sumner Redstone rose to $36.2M from $20.4M and that of CEO Philippe Dauman climbed 11% to $37.2M. The earnings of COO Thomas Dooley increased 11% as well, to $29.1M.
- The compensation includes salaries, cash bonuses and pensions, and the value of stock and option grants awarded in previous years. The execs' basic salaries stayed the same.
- The company said that the salaries "reflects more than $10.5B delivered to owners of Viacom shares in fiscal 2013."
at Zacks.com (Nov 14, 2014)