ceo to worker pay
The new record of already stratospheric executive pay is another sign that the staggering growth in the CEO-to-worker pay gap we've seen over the last half-century isn't changing anytime soon -- unless we step up and take action.
This is the first time in the 11-year history of GMI's survey that all of the top 10 CEOs made at least $100 million. The
“I’m not judging other people for what they do, but at Whole Foods culture it’s 19 times,” Robb told Fortune of ballooning
The ratio of CEO-to-worker pay has increased 1,000 percent since 1950, according to data from Bloomberg. Today Fortune 500 CEOs make 204 times regular workers on average, Bloomberg found. The ratio is up from 120-to-1 in 2000, 42-to-1 in 1980 and 20-to-1 in 1950.
It can be especially embarrassing when the CEO doesn't perform. Former J.C. Penney head Ron Johnson, whose compensation was