CEO and chairman, Comcast
Comcast chief executive Brian Roberts had the biggest salary of all 62 CEOs whose pay we studied: $2.8 million. His 2013 cash compensation also included a $9.2 million bonus. On the equity front, Roberts received stock awards valued at $4.3 million and option awards worth another $5.3 million. Rounding out his $31.4 million pay package, Roberts received $5.1 million attributed to deferred compensation earnings, $3.5 million in company contributions to his deferred compensation plan, and $192,177 for personal use of company aircraft.