Are America’s corporate captains overpaid?
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AJC reporter Russell Grantham is tracking what Georgia’s major public companies pay their top executives. Look for periodic news and trend stories in the weeks ahead, as well as up-to-date statistics, as Grantham pores through this year’s corporate proxy statements.
2012 CEO Pay in Georgia
Five of Georgia’s largest companies have reported CEO pay so far this year.
Company/CEO….. Total 2012 compensation….. Percent change from 2011
Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent….. $30.5 million….. 5 percent
Genuine Parts CEO Thomas Gallagher….. $10.7 million….. 30 percent
Coca-Cola Enterprises CEO John Brock….. $10.2 million….. -3 percent
NCR Corp. CEO Bill Nuti….. $9.8 million….. 16 percent
SunTrust CEO William H. Rogers Jr……. $9.5 million….. 3 percent
Source: Company proxy statements