In Pictures: CEO pay. Cash, stock awards, perks add up to big pay packages

Median pay for tech CEOs in 2012 was $10.7 million, according to Network World’s analysis of CEO compensation in the tech industry.

Glen Post, CenturyLink CEO and president Post, who joined CenturyLink in 1976, netted an $8.7 million pay package last year, including a $1 million salary, $1.8 million bonus, equity awards valued at $5.2 million, and $752,548 worth of perks and other compensation. Post’s compensation climbed 14% (compared to $7.7 million in 2011), while CenturyLink made much bigger gains in revenue and income during the same time period. Revenue climbed 20% to $18.4 billion, up from $15.4 billion in 2011. Net income increased 36% to $777 million, compared to $573 million a year earlier.

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