While he's moved down this list a bit since last year, a sizeable stock grant kept him in the top 25. Copyright © 2020 IDG Communications, Inc. A healthy stock grant boosted him onto our list for the first time. FORTUNE may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. He took the CIO job at Hertz in early 2015, overseeing the company's global IT functions. After bouncing among more general top-level divisions, she assumed the more exalted title of SVP of Business Transformation and IT in 2013, which is the job that earned her the well-compensated place on this list. All rights reserved. There are no numbers that anyone can throw out for you. He netted more than $13 million, mostly from various forms of deferred compensation, though he also provided some consulting services to the company as recently as 2017. © 2020 Fortune Media IP Limited. Martin Lippert is a longtime tech exec in the financial services industry, with stints at Freddie Mac, Mellon Bank, Royal Bank of Canada, and Citigroup before his current job at MetLife. Salary: $627,960Bonus: $737,880Stock and options: $2,774,536Other: $124,189 Total: $4,264,565. Salary: $525,000Bonus: $948,336Stock and options: $3,149,930Perks and other compensation: $8,965,046Total: $13,588,312. He's not as far up the list as he was last year, but his sizable performance bonus kept him in the mix. ETF and Mutual Fund data provided by Morningstar, Inc. Dow Jones Terms & Conditions: http://www.djindexes.com/mdsidx/html/tandc/indexestandcs.html. At RBC, he helped launch one of the first internet-based cash management services. After cutting his teeth consulting with Deloitte and IBM, Scott Laverty got into the retail business as CIO of Borders Books and Head of Retail for HCL AXON. Mattel had the highest ratio of 4,977 to 1. Today he serves on the board of several health-related companies, including Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield and The Vitamin Shoppe. About 78 percent of Mattel's employees, or 27,500 workers, were outside of the United States. Cindy Earhart's career at Norfolk Southern has spanned more than 30 years, and has straddled a number of silos: she's been in accounting and IT positions, and was VP of HR and Executive VP of Administration. Chris Hjelm had his first CIO job at Cedant's Travel Distribution Services, but since 2005 has been with the Kroger supermarket chain, and now is responsible for managing the company's IT operations from sites ranging from retail stores to manufacturing plants to offices and R&D facilities. The CFO role has continued to increase in prominence and responsibility during that time frame, and indeed, the 15 highest-paid CFOs in the S&P 500 outpaced the median CEO for the S&P 500, who earned $10.4 million in 2015 . Salary: $681,250Bonus: $2,300,000Stock and options: $2,369,817Total: $5,351,067. Salary: $710,385Bonus: $834,079Stock and options: $2,190,187Other: $18,478Total: $3,753,129. Lisa Bachmann's grab-bag title includes tech under its umbrella: she's in charge of corporate infrastructure and operational management, among other areas. This is the third year in a row Carey's been on our list; his compensation hasn't changed much but the fact that his contemporaries are making more moves him down the ranking. But that may change, It may be a matter of weeks, not months, before Americans can start getting COVID vaccines, CA Notice at Collection and Privacy Notice, http://www.djindexes.com/mdsidx/html/tandc/indexestandcs.html. Adriana Karaboutis cut her teeth at GM, where she worked for more than 20 years on projects related to computer-integrated manufacturing and supply chain operations, eventually moving to a service-oriented architecture. That's a piece of information that everyone wants to know about everybody else—and isn't eager to share themselves. He's been in his current role since 2009 and at the company since 2001. Salary: $653,368Bonus: $1,302,852Stocks and options: $2,772,636Total: $4,728,856. In 2014, he jumped ship to AIG to take on the same title in a role that was newly created within that company. In 2012 he became SunTrust's CIO, where he worked to unify a siloed technology department. After getting master’s degrees in both India and the U.S., Chandrashekar worked as COO for the Sterling Infotech Group of companies. Salary: $450,000Stock and options: $1,399,184Other: $2,169,698Total: $4,018,882. She reached the EVP level in 2007, but like several other entrants in this list, she manages to be one of the top paid tech executives despite having retired several years ago.