Carol Bartz made $47 million and Jerry Yang $1 in 2009 salary package

Yahoo! CEO Carol Bartz “made $47 million in total compensation in year ending 2009, that includes salary of $969,872, $13 million in stock, $29 million in options, $2.5 million to make up for benefits she forfeited at her previous employer, and $109,945 well-earned attorneys’ fees she incurred while negotiating her contract. CTO Ari Balogh—who announced […]

Yahoo! CEO Carol Bartz “made $47 million in total compensation in year ending 2009, that includes salary of $969,872, $13 million in stock, $29 million in options, $2.5 million to make up for benefits she forfeited at her previous employer, and $109,945 well-earned attorneys’ fees she incurred while negotiating her contract. CTO Ari Balogh—who announced his resignation earlier this month—received $5.6 million in total pay, including $187,362 to compensate him for his move to Sunnyvale. Yahoo’s co-founder and former CEO, Jerry Yang earned his customary $1 annual salary from the company. Yang does however currently hold a 3.54% equity stake in the company and his co-founder, David Filo owns 5.73% stake,” paidContent reports. Here’s complete breakdown of salaries:

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