Top 10 Highest-Paid CEO in the World 2020

 

10 Marc Benioff

Marc Benioff is an Internet entrepreneur, philanthropist, and author from the United States. Salesforce.com is his company, and he is the founder, chairman, and CEO. With a compensation of $33.4 million, he is the tenth highest-paid CEO on this list of the top ten highest-paid CEOs. His net worth is 750 million dollars, which qualifies him as the world’s richest CEO.

9 David Cote

David Cote is the chairman and CEO of Honeywell Inc. in the United States. He was born on July 19, 1952, in Manchester, New Hampshire, United States. With a net worth of at least $320 million USD, David is the 9th highest paid CEO in the world in 2020. He is also considered to be one of the wealthiest CEOs in the world today.

8 Marissa Mayer

Marissa Mayer, a stunning woman, is another of the highest-paid CEOs. He is the president and CEO of Yahoo! He is an American business leader and computer scientist. She was born in Wausau, Wisconsin, on May 30, 1975. Yahoo! pays her $36.6 million per year as CEO. Her net worth is $620 million, making her one of the world’s wealthiest CEOs.

7 Brian Roberts

Brian Roberts is an entrepreneur from the United States. He is also the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Comcast Corporation Inc. He was born on June 28, 1959, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America. As a CEO, he earns $26.4 million a year and has a net worth of $2 billion, making him one of the wealthiest CEOs in the world.

6 Sandeep Mathrani

 

He is an Indian-American entrepreneur. Since January 17, 2011, he has been the CEO of General Growth Properties Inc. As a CEO, he earns $190 million every year.

5 Robert Iger

Robert Iger is the chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company in the United States. He was born in New York City, New York, on February 10, 1951. His net worth is $690 million, making him one of the world’s wealthiest CEOs. Forbes named Disney one of the “World’s Most Reputable Companies” from 2006 to 2015, Fortune Magazine named Disney one of “America’s Most Admired Companies” from 2009 to 2015, and Barron’s named Disney one of the “World’s Most Respected Companies” (2009-2014).

4 Leonard Schleifer

The biotechnology business Regeneron was founded by Leonard Schleifer, who is also the CEO. In the year 1953, he was born in Tarrytown, New York. As a CEO, he has a net worth of USD 160 crores. He was placed 15th in the May 2015 list of “200 highest-paid CEOs of big publicly listed firms,” according to his compensation data. With a net worth of $ 1.0 billion, he is also one of the wealthiest CEOs.

3 Philippe Dauman

Philippe Dauman is the President of Viacom, as well as the CEO and Chairman. He was born in New York on March 1, 1954. As a CEO, he is paid $54.1 million. His net worth is estimated to be $300 million dollars.

2 Leslie Moonves

Leslie Moonves is another of the world’s highest-paid CEOs. Leslie was born in New York City, New York, on October 6, 1949. He now serves as Chairman of the Board, President, and Chief Executive Officer of CBS Corporation, as well as a director of ZeniMax Media. With a net worth of $700 million, he is the second highest paid CEO in 2013. His current pay as a CEO is $66.9 million, which places him among the world’s richest CEOs.

1 Dara Khosrowshahi

Dara Khosrowshahi is a successful Iranian-American entrepreneur. He was born in Tehran, Iran, on May 28, 1969. Since August 2005, he has been the CEO of Expedia, Inc. He earns $6.7 million as a CEO and has a net worth of $200 million. He is the highest-paid CEO in the world, as well as the world’s richest CEO, based on his pay.