John McAdam, F5 CEO and president
McAdam’s 2012 pay took a 32% hit, but F5’s revenue and profit climbed in the opposite direction. His $5.2 million pay package included a $796,722 salary, $657,349 bonus, equity awards valued at $3.8 million, and $600 in perks. As for the company, revenue and income increased by 20% and 14%, respectively, in F5’s 2012 fiscal year. Revenue came in at $1.4 billion, up from $1.2 billion in 2010. Net income hit $275 million, up from $241 million in the prior year.