Top 1000 highest-paid executives in 2012

RankNameCompanyCompensationDetails

Irving Azoff

Live Nation Entertainment$27,407,609

R. Milton Johnson

HCA Holdings$27,248,765

Kent J. Thiry

DaVita HealthCare Partners$26,799,121

Peter L. Briger, Jr

Fortress Investment Group LLC$26,280,506

Sheryl K. Sandberg

Facebook$26,216,173

Jeffrey L. Bewkes

Time Warner$25,889,823

Wellington J. Denahan

Annaly Capital Management$25,810,129

Sharen J. Turney

L Brands$25,617,697

Joseph S. Steinberg

Leucadia National$25,415,120

Miles D. White

Abbott Laboratories$25,118,836

Omar Ishrak

MEDTRONIC$25,025,639

Chase Carey

Twenty-First Century Fox$24,757,483

Glenn Murphy

Gap$24,627,812

Elizabeth A. Smith

Bloomin' Brands$24,450,233

Wesley G. Bush

Northrop Grumman$24,411,853

Scott Thompson

Yahoo!$24,279,483

Robert G. Goldstein

Las Vegas Sands$24,169,416

Anthony J. Alexander

FirstEnergy$23,310,829

John B. Kilroy, Jr

Kilroy Realty$23,176,551

John Kilroy

Kilroy Realty$23,176,551

Richard W. Dreiling

Dollar General$23,160,260

Andrew Liveris

Dow Chemical$22,989,668

John G. Stumpf

Wells Fargo & Company$22,878,085

William P. Stiritz

Post Holdings$22,744,428

Albert A. Benchimol

AXIS Capital Holdings$22,674,021

Brent J. Smolik

EP Energy$22,618,206

Gregg L. Engles

Dean Foods Company$22,533,094

Douglas R. Oberhelman

Caterpillar$22,374,744

Randall Stephenson

AT&T$22,234,703

H. Lawrence Culp, Jr

Danaher$21,898,728

James L. Gallogly

LyondellBasell Industries$21,242,927

Roger Ailes

Twenty-First Century Fox$21,062,155

Walter C. Rakowich

Prologis$20,942,127

Tom L. Ward

SandRidge Energy$20,764,622

Paul E. Jacobs

QUALCOMM$20,730,873

Mike Schroepfer

Facebook$20,725,928

Gregg W. Steinhafel

Target$20,647,464

Angela F. Braly

Anthem$20,590,781

Alexander M. Cutler

Eaton Corporation$20,407,164

Carl M. Eschenbach

VMware$20,388,886

Larry J. Merlo

CVS Health$20,330,097

Laurence D. Fink

BlackRock$20,231,401

John Bickham

Charter Communications$20,098,264

Sean M. Healey

Affiliated Managers Group$19,800,156

STEVE ELLS

Chipotle Mexican Grill$19,741,296

Anthony G. Petrello

Nabors Industries$19,734,569

Gary R. Heminger

Marathon Petroleum$19,730,668

William C. Erbey

Ocwen Financial$19,616,885

Roger N. Farah

Ralph Lauren$19,550,161

Ryan M. Lance

ConocoPhillips$19,287,218