Top 1000 highest-paid executives in 2008

RankNameCompanyCompensationDetails

Anthony G. Petrello

Nabors Industries$23,926,550

Linda Chen

Wynn Resorts$23,868,559

Louis ChĂȘnevert

United Technologies$23,575,769

Heath G. Schiesser

WellCare Health Plans$23,467,591

Ralph J. Roberts

Comcast$22,683,121

Stephen B. Burke

Comcast$22,604,551

Ray R. Irani

Occidental Petroleum$22,527,624

C. Robert Henrikson

MetLife$22,477,471

James R. Moffett

Freeport-McMoRan$22,423,020

Muhtar Kent

Coca Cola$22,421,347

Richard T. Clark

Merck & Co.$22,349,105

Gregory B. Maffei

Liberty Interactive$22,286,303

Thomas E. Dooley

Viacom$22,174,295

Scott C. Donnelly

Textron$21,955,708

Roger N. Farah

Ralph Lauren$21,916,439

Leslie Moonves

CBS$21,167,470

Sophocles N. Zoullas

Eagle Bulk Shipping$20,741,976

Laurence D. Fink

BlackRock$20,641,281

William H. Swanson

Raytheon Company$20,507,613

Stephen W. Lilienthal

CNA Financial$20,468,597

Peter Oppenheimer

Apple$20,459,715

Sharen J. Turney

L Brands$20,367,483

Ronald D. Sugar

Northrop Grumman$20,344,116

Ivan G. Seidenberg

Verizon Communications$20,333,127

Thomas L. Dinwoodie

SunPower$20,322,347

J. Larry Nichols

Devon Energy$19,935,527

Joseph Plumeri

WILLIS TOWERS WATSON PLC$19,903,286

James M. Cornelius

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company$19,710,697

William T. Winters

JPMorgan Chase & Co.$19,514,064

Tom L. Ward

SandRidge Energy$19,346,845

John Conway

Crown Holdings$19,273,407

Steven D. Black

JPMorgan Chase & Co.$19,188,990

William R. Berkley

Berkley W R$18,676,710

John T. Gaffney

First Solar$18,653,670

Ronald A. Williams

Aetna$18,608,778

Marc A. Stefanski

TFS Financial$18,601,606

Stephen W. Sanger

General Mills$18,567,739

Paul E. Jacobs

QUALCOMM$18,567,015

Roger Ailes

Twenty-First Century Fox$18,408,243

Jon A. Marshall

Transocean$18,382,847

Donald J. Rosenberg

QUALCOMM$18,199,772

Fred Hassan

Merck & Co.$18,139,878

Reed Krakoff

Coach$17,894,733

Jay Sugarman

iStar$17,773,034

Patricia A. Woertz

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company$17,739,017

Matt Maddox

Wynn Resorts$17,664,896

Richard H. Anderson

Delta Air Lines$17,442,655

John S. Riccitiello

Electronic Arts$17,381,886

James R. Murdoch

Twenty-First Century Fox$17,128,692

John T. Chambers

Cisco Systems$17,051,649