UK's top bosses take home an average of £6m
Average pay for Britain's top bosses is up 12% from last year
The UK’s top bosses take home an average of £6m – a 12% rise from last year.
This is three times the rise in average wages during the year, and four times
the rise in inflation.
The highest-paid chief executive among the top FTSE 100 companies, according
to a survey by remuneration consultant MM&K, was
Browne is the outgoing chief executive of BP whose total package was worth
more than £12m last year, The Observer reported.
The worst paid of the 10 – Barclays chief executive officer
John Varley – took home more than £4m.
Morely also calculates that the average FTSE boss received a bonus worth 81%
of salary for achieving their performance targets.