Tim Cook is CEO of Apple in 2011, after succeeding Steve Jobs.
Tim Cook closed a great 2021. Apple’s CEO steered the company to a historic $ 3 trillion appreciation on Wall Street .
And Apple knows how to reward its CEO. A financial report from Apple details compensation to its top executives in 2021, with Tim Cook receiving nearly $ 100 million.
Cook, who has run Apple since 2011 after succeeding Steve Jobs , received the vast majority of his stock-based awards as a prize, about $ 82.3 million. Added to this are $ 3 million from his salary, $ 12 million from his compensation plan, and $ 1.3 million from other compensation.
Cook’s revenue at Apple totaled $ 98.7 million in 2021. Much more than the $ 14.7 million in 2020 and $ 11.5 million in 2019.
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Other top Apple executives reportedly averaged about $ 27 million in compensation in 2021.
Luca Maestri (CFO), Kate Adams (Senior Vice President), Deirdre O’Brien (Retail + People) and Jeff Williams (COO) are among Apple’s highest compensated .