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    California CEOs and their millions

    This table shows how much the chief ex­ec­ut­ives of Cali­for­nia’s largest pub­lic com­pan­ies (based on rev­en­ue) were paid in their last fisc­al year. The CEOs are ranked by total pay, which con­sists of cash pay (in­clud­ing salary and bo­nus), stock and stock op­tions, and oth­er pay, which can in­clude de­ferred com­pens­a­tion and such items as com­pany-paid life in­sur­ance and the cost of an ex­ec­ut­ive’s per­son­al trips on a com­pany jet.

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    May 29, 2011
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    Company CEO Cash pay (millions) Value of stock and options received (millions) Other pay (millions) Total pay (millions) Change from prior year (%)
    Chevron John S. Watson $4.50 $9.30 $2.50 $16.30 N/A
    Hewlett-Packard Catherine A. Lesjak $4.10 $3.50 $0.50 $8.10 N/A
    McKesson John H. Hammergren $14.40 $18.70 $21.50 $54.60 +47%
    Apple Steven P. Jobs $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 0%
    Wells Fargo John G. Stumpf $6.50 $11.00 $1.40 $19.00 -11%
    Intel Paul S. Otellini $7.80 $7.30 $0.50 $15.70 +7%
    Safeway Steven A. Burd $2.20 $7.50 $1.30 $11.00 +1%
    Cisco Systems John T. Chambers $5.00 $13.90 $0.00 $18.90 +106%
    Disney Robert A. Iger $15.50 $11.80 $2.40 $29.60 +24%
    Northrop Grumman Wesley G. Bush $4.40 $15.50 $3.00 $22.80 N/A
    Ingram Micro Gregory M. E. Spierkel $3.00 $3.40 $0.00 $6.40 -19%
    Google Eric E. Schmidt $0.00 $0.00 $0.30 $0.30 +28%
    Oracle Lawrence J. Ellison $6.70 $61.90 $1.50 $70.10 -17%
    DirecTV Michael D. White $5.40 $27.20 $0.30 $32.90 N/A
    Occidental Petroleum Ray R. Irani $34.20 $40.30 $1.70 $76.10 +142%
    Amgen Kevin W. Sharer $5.40 $15.00 $0.80 $21.10 +38%
    Gap Glenn K. Murphy $3.90 $1.80 $0.30 $5.90 +18%
    PG&E Peter A. Darbee $1.20 $5.00 $2.20 $8.40 -21%
    Health Net Jay M. Gellert $2.40 $3.40 $1.90 $7.70 +110%
    Edison International Theodore F. Craver, Jr. $2.70 $4.50 $2.30 $9.50 +41%
    Qualcomm Paul E. Jacobs $4.50 $12.40 $0.70 $17.60 +1%
    Jacobs Engineering Group Craig L. Martin $1.80 $4.50 $0.00 $6.40 +38%
    Western Digital John F. Coyne $4.50 $2.60 $0.00 $7.00 +3%
    Applied Materials Michael R. Splinter $4.40 $5.40 $0.00 $9.70 +215%
    URS Martin M. Koffel $2.90 $2.50 $1.40 $6.70 +2%
    eBay John J. Donahoe $2.80 $9.30 $0.20 $12.40 +22%
    Sempra Energy Donald E. Felsinger $3.40 $4.90 $1.90 $10.20 -51%
    Synnex Kevin M. Murai $2.10 $1.20 $0.00 $3.40 +16%
    Visa Joseph W. Saunders $5.20 $6.70 $1.00 $12.90 -2%
    Gilead Sciences John C. Martin $3.70 $10.60 $0.00 $14.20 -3%
    Ross Stores Michael A. Balmuth $3.50 $7.80 $0.40 $11.70 +10%
    Core-Mark J. Michael Walsh $0.70 $0.30 $0.00 $1.00 -22%
    Dole Food David A. DeLorenzo $3.80 $1.50 $0.30 $5.60 -34%
    Broadcom Scott A. McGregor $2.20 $6.80 $0.00 $9.00 -12%
    AECOM Technology John M. Dionisio $4.00 $5.00 $0.40 $9.40 +21%
    Avery Dennison Dean A. Scarborough $3.10 $4.80 $4.20 $12.10 +51%
    AMD Derrick R. Meyer $0.90 $4.60 $0.00 $5.50 +22%
    Yahoo! Carol A. Bartz $3.20 $8.70 $0.00 $11.90 N/A
    Sanmina-SCI Jure Sola $2.20 $5.20 $0.10 $7.50 +571%
    Reliance Steel & Aluminum David H. Hannah $1.20 $2.90 $1.20 $5.30 +64%
    Spectrum Group International Gregory N. Roberts $1.60 $0.00 $0.00 $1.60 -47%
    Symantec Enrique T. Salem $3.70 $5.30 $0.00 $9.00 N/A
    Mattel Robert A. Eckert $4.50 $6.00 $1.00 $11.40 +3%
    Franklin Resources Gregory E. Johnson $3.40 $2.60 $0.70 $6.70 +50%
    Clorox Donald R. Knauss $3.00 $5.00 $2.10 $10.10 +23%
    Agilent Technologies William P. Sullivan $3.50 $6.90 $0.00 $10.40 +38%
    CB Richard Ellis Group W. Brett White $4.00 $7.50 $0.00 $11.50 +60%
    Live Nation Entertainment Michael Rapino $8.80 $7.00 $0.10 $15.90 +138%
    Con-way Douglas W. Stotlar $0.90 $2.50 $0.40 $3.70 +9%
    Allergan David E. I. Pyott $3.00 $8.10 $1.60 $12.60 +5%
    SanDisk Eliyahou Harari $3.30 $5.00 $0.10 $8.40 +106%
    Activision Blizzard Robert A. Kotick $3.20 $1.90 $0.50 $5.60 +78%
    Charles Schwab Walter W. Bettinger $3.30 $6.70 $0.10 $10.00 0%
    Juniper Networks Kevin R. Johnson $4.40 $5.50 $0.10 $10.00 +29%
    Molina Healthcare J. Mario Molina $2.80 $0.30 $0.60 $3.80 +102%
    NetApp Thomas Georgens $2.80 $9.70 $0.00 $12.50 N/A
    CareFusion David L. Schlotterbeck $3.40 $12.80 $0.20 $16.30 N/A
    First American Financial Dennis J. Gilmore $2.20 $3.50 $0.50 $6.30 N/A
    Adobe Systems Shantanu Narayen $3.10 $9.20 $0.00 $12.20 +143%
    Del Monte Foods Richard G. Wolford $3.40 $4.10 $1.40 $8.90 +27%
    Beckman Coulter James R. Hurley $0.50 $0.60 $0.10 $1.20 N/A
    Electronic Arts John S. Riccitiello $1.50 $8.30 $0.00 $9.80 +119%
    Life Technologies Gregory T. Lucier $4.00 $7.30 $0.20 $11.50 +155%
    Watson Pharmaceuticals Paul M. Bisaro $2.50 $3.10 $0.00 $5.60 +31%
    NVIDIA Jen-Hsun Huang $2.00 $3.30 $0.00 $5.30 +52%
    Williams-Sonoma Laura J. Alber $3.70 $9.80 $0.10 $13.60 N/A
    Intuit Brad D. Smith $2.20 $11.60 $0.10 $13.90 +274%
    Tutor Perini Ronald N. Tutor $4.10 $4.50 $0.30 $9.00 -24%
    Robert Half International Harold M. Messmer, Jr. $2.00 $6.60 $1.00 $9.60 +36%
    VMware Paul A. Maritz $1.60 $3.90 $0.00 $5.50 +217%
    Mercury General Gabriel Tirador $0.80 $0.10 $0.10 $1.00 -30%
    Leap Wireless International S. Douglas Hutcheson $0.80 $2.20 $0.10 $3.00 +8%
    LSI Abhijit Y. Talwalkar $1.60 $2.00 $0.00 $3.70 +7%
    Varian Medical Systems Timothy E. Guertin $2.30 $5.30 $0.20 $7.70 +39%
    Jack In The Box Linda A. Lang $0.90 $2.60 $1.00 $4.50 +19%
    SunPower Thomas H. Werner $1.20 $3.40 $0.00 $4.60 +10%
    Tetra Tech Dan L. Batrack $1.60 $1.40 $0.00 $3.10 +37%
    Netflix Reed Hastings $0.50 $5.00 $0.00 $5.50 +100%
    Lam Research Stephen G. Newberry $3.90 $2.20 $0.00 $6.20 +45%
    Brocade Communications Systems Michael A. Klayko $1.50 $3.30 $0.00 $4.80 -48%
    McAfee David G. DeWalt $1.90 $6.70 $0.00 $8.60 +7%
    Skechers USA Robert Greenberg $4.60 $0.00 $0.00 $4.60 +109%
    Maxim Integrated Products Tunc Doluca $1.90 $2.10 $0.00 $4.00 +12%
    Logitech International Gerald P. Quindlen $2.10 $1.40 $0.00 $3.50 +33%
    Altera John P. Daane $3.70 $4.10 $0.00 $7.80 +65%
    Autodesk Carl Bass $2.30 $3.70 $0.00 $6.10 -3%
    Bio-Rad Norman D. Schwartz $1.40 $2.60 $0.00 $3.90 +1%
    Quiksilver Robert B. McKnight, Jr. $2.50 $0.40 $0.00 $2.90 +44%
    Xilinx Moshe N. Gavrielov $1.30 $2.00 $0.00 $3.20 +197%
    KLA-Tencor Richard P. Wallace $3.90 $5.90 $0.20 $10.00 +126%
    Corinthian Colleges Peter C. Waller $2.10 $2.20 $0.10 $4.50 N/A
    Granite Construction James H. Roberts $0.60 $0.30 $0.10 $1.00 N/A
    The Cheesecake Factory David Overton $1.90 $1.80 $0.00 $3.70 +2%
    Public Storage Ronald L. Havner, Jr. $2.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.00 -9%
    Teledyne Technologies Robert Mehrabian $2.60 $0.80 $0.60 $4.00 +24%
    Atmel Steven A. Laub $2.60 $16.70 $0.00 $19.40 +164%
    CoreLogic Anand K. Nallathambi $1.60 $3.80 $0.10 $5.50 N/A
    Fairchild Semiconductor International Mark S. Thompson $0.70 $2.70 $0.00 $3.40 +77%
    KB Home Jeffrey T. Mezger $3.80 $2.30 $0.70 $6.70 -17%
    Central Garden & Pet William E. Brown $1.00 $0.90 $0.00 $1.90 -40%
    Edwards Lifesciences Michael A. Mussallem $2.00 $3.70 $0.20 $5.80 +2%
    National Semiconductor Donald Macleod $3.10 $10.60 $0.00 $13.80 N/A
    Intuitive Surgical Gary S. Guthart $0.90 $4.20 $0.00 $5.10 N/A
    PriceSmart Jose L. Laparte $0.60 $1.60 $0.20 $2.40 N/A
    VCA Antech Robert L. Antin $1.80 $0.00 $3.40 $5.30 +183%
    Synopsys Aart J. de Geus $2.00 $2.40 $0.00 $4.40 -9%
    McClatchy Gary B. Pruitt $2.80 $0.00 $0.90 $3.70 -1%
    PC Mall Frank F. Khulusi $1.20 $0.40 $0.00 $1.60 +6%
    JDS Uniphase Thomas H. Waechter $1.00 $1.30 $0.00 $2.30 N/A
    99 Cents Only Stores Eric Schiffer $0.10 $0.00 $0.00 $0.10 +7%

    Sources: Equilar

    Credits: Thomas Suh Lauder, Ben Welsh

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