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Apple CEO believed to be top earner in US firms

01-11-2012 10:26 BJT

Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook is believed to be the top earner among the executives in U.S. firms in 2011. He received a one-time stock award worth nearly $400 million, the largest given by a company in a decade.

The company's board granted Cook 1 million restricted stock units (RSUs) to signal its confidence in Cook after Steve Jobs turned over the helm of the iPhone and iPad maker to his long-time lieutenant in August.

Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook

 

Editor:Xiong Qu |Source: CNTV.CN

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