Working for the Walt Disney Company is a sweet gig – when you lead the joint. According to the chairman and CEO of Disney, Bob Iger, for the fiscal year 2018, which ended on September 30, the total compensation was $ 65.6 million.
This represents an 80% increase over 2017, when he earned $ 36.2 million. The salary distribution is as follows: $ 2.9 million (salary), $ 8.3 million (options), $ 18 million (non-stock bonus), and $ 35.3 million (share awards) for contract renewal and 21st Century Fox deal). If the Fox deal is completed and Iger reaches certain performance levels, Iger's stock award for the Fox deal could reach $ 150 million.
The Walt Disney Company had approximately 201,000 employees at the end of fiscal year 201