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.

Ginny Rometty, IBM CEO, president and chairman In her first year as IBM's CEO, Rometty earned a $16.2 million pay package. That's nearly double the compensation Rometty earned in the year before her appointment as Big Blue's chief executive, but less than half that paid to former CEO Sam Palmisano, who remained IBM chairman until October and netted $37.1 million in 2012. Rometty's 2012 compensation package included a $1.5 million salary, $3.9 million bonus, stock awards worth $9.3 million, and $1.5 million in perks and other compensation. In 2012, IBM revenue fell 2% to $104.5 billion from $106.9 billion in 2011. Net income grew to $16.6 billion, a gain of 5% compared to $15.9 billion in 2011.

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