Dan Hesse, Sprint Nextel CEO and president
Hesse received a 31% pay boost in 2011, a year that saw Sprint Nextel grow revenue by 3% and narrow its net loss. His $11.9 million pay package included a $1.2 million salary, $5.7 million bonus, equity awards valued at $4.9 million, and $94,289 in perks and other compensation. During 2011, Sprint Nextel reported revenue of $33.7 billion compared to $32.6 billion in 2010. The company reported a net loss of $2.9 billion compared to a net loss of $3.5 billion in 2010.